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NOTIFICATION: Northwest Florida State College to Offer Extended Virtual Service Hours through May 5

March 31, 2020

NICEVILLE, FL – Although Northwest Florida State College is closed for in-person services for the remainder of the spring semester in response to the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic, the institution is offering extended operating hours via phone and online chat to meet the needs of our students. General inquiries can be made by calling (850) 678-5111 during our extended… View Article


Dr. Stephenson smiling and talking with a student in the NWFSC Hangar at the Niceville campus.

Student Emergency Fund assists NWFSC Students during COVID-19 Pandemic

March 30, 2020

At Northwest Florida State College we are more than a College, we are a community. When one of our own is in need, we rally together to lift them up. During these times of uncertainty, NWF State College is working tirelessly to remove barriers so that all students continue to receive the highest quality education… View Article


Sergeant Jo Culberson, NWFSC Campus Safety and Security and Dr. Charlotte Kuss, Dean of Health Sciences help load donations of personal protective equipment to Mr. Shayne Stewart, DOH Public Health Preparedness Branch Director

Northwest Florida State College donates Personal Protective Equipment to Florida Department of Health – Okaloosa

March 26, 2020

NICEVILLE, FL – Beginning Monday, March 30, all Northwest Florida State College in-person classes and student support services move to an online/virtual platform. As a result, many of our health science programs are left with a surplus of personal protective equipment (PPE). Supplies such as exam gloves, sterile gloves, masks and gowns were gathered from… View Article


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NOTIFICATION: Northwest Florida State College to Launch Remote Operations and Online Coursework Effective March 30

March 19, 2020

NICEVILLE, FL – Northwest Florida State College will be closed to students through Sunday, March 29. Effective March 30, all classes and student support services will be provided via an online/virtual environment with remote operations expected for the duration of the spring semester. All campus and center locations will be closed to visitors and regular activities; thus students and their families should plan to use virtual resources. At the… View Article


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NOTIFICATION: Northwest Florida State College Closed through March 29 Due to COVID-19/Coronavirus

March 16, 2020

NICEVILLE, FL – As the outbreak of COVID-19/Coronavirus continues to evolve, Northwest Florida State College administration has announced closure of the College and all associated operations the week of March 16 (Spring Break) and the week of March 23 in response to recommendations from numerous local, state, and federal officials and agencies . This suspension… View Article


Julianna Cannon and Matthew Nguyen, both Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) students at Northwest Florida State College (NWFSC), were named Coca-Cola Academic Team Silver Scholars for 2020.

Two Northwest Florida State College Students Named Coca-Cola Academic Team Silver Scholars

March 11, 2020

NICEVILLE, FL – Julianna Cannon and Matthew Nguyen, both involved with Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) at Northwest Florida State College (NWFSC), have been named Coca-Cola Academic Team Silver Scholars for 2020. The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation partnered with Phi Theta Kappa to bring the scholarship programs to PTK chapters across the nation. Phi Theta Kappa (PTK)… View Article


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Northwest Florida State College awards scholarships in the Last Mile Completion Program

March 11, 2020

NICEVILLE, FL – In full support of Governor Ron DeSantis’ Last Mile Completion Program announced in October 2019, Northwest Florida State College has begun awarding scholarships to students who meet the criteria outlined below: Florida resident Within 12 or fewer credit hours of completing their first associate or baccalaureate degree In good academic standing Attended… View Article


NWFSC President Dr. Devin Stephenson addresses the Triumph Gulf Coast Board at the March 3 meeting.

Northwest Florida State College’s Aviation Center of Excellence Takes Flight with Triumph Gulf Coast Advancing to Term Sheet

March 4, 2020

NICEVILLE, FL – Northwest Florida State College (NWFSC) is excited to announce the Triumph Gulf Coast Board unanimously voted to advance the Aviation Center of Excellence (ACE) project at its meeting on March 3. The Triumph Gulf Coast Board’s action moves the proposal forward from economic impact review to term sheet development. Over the next… View Article


Niceville native Scott Jackson and his family.

Jackson family establishes scholarship endowment

February 28, 2020

Niceville native Scott Jackson and his wife Wanda, have established a scholarship endowment to honor their family with a $20,000 bequest to Northwest Florida State College (NWFSC). Jackson is a Niceville High School graduate and alumnus of NWFSC, having earned both an Associate of Arts and Associate of Science degrees from then Okaloosa-Walton Junior College…. View Article


Local real estate broker and First Vice President of ERA American Realty Northwest Florida, Lucinda “Cindy” Frakes.

Cindy Frakes establishes the Lucinda J. Frakes Scholarship Endowment

February 19, 2020

Local real estate broker and First Vice President of ERA American Realty Northwest Florida, Lucinda “Cindy” Frakes, has pledged $15,000 to establish the Lucinda J. Frakes Scholarship Endowment at Northwest Florida State College. The scholarship will provide financial assistance to students who are pursuing an AS degree in a career or technical field. Cindy is… View Article