Welding instructor inspects a student's work.

NWF State College Welding Earns Accredited Test Facility Designation

March 26, 2019

NICEVILLE, FL -Northwest Florida State College Welding recently earned the designation of an Accredited Test Facility (ATF) by the American Welding Society (AWS). NWF State College is the only ATF between Tallahassee, Florida and Mobile, Alabama, making it the exclusive welding testing location on Florida’s Emerald Coast. “NWF State College has a very well organized welding… View Article


NWF Student Emily Wixtrom Selected as the Florida 2019 New Century Workforce Pathway Scholar

NWF Student Selected as the Florida 2019 New Century Workforce Pathway Scholar

March 14, 2019

NICEVILLE, FL – NWF Student Emily Wixtrom was recently selected as a 2019 New Century Workforce Pathway Scholar and will receive a $1,250 scholarship. Only one New Century Workforce Pathway Scholar was selected from each state. New Century Workforce Pathway Scholars are selected based on their academic accomplishments, leadership, activities and how they extend their… View Article


National Technical Honor Society inductees

NWF State College Inducts Students into National Technical Honor Society

March 13, 2019

Photo: National Technical Honor Society inductees NICEVILLE, FL – On March 7, NWF State College inducted more than 20 new members to the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS). NTHS recognizes top students in Career and Technical Education with a GPA on 3.0 or higher. The honor society has chapters in more than 4,000 schools nationwide…. View Article


Winners of NWF State College LaRoche Memorial Poetry Contest Announced

March 11, 2019

NICEVILLE, FL – The James and Christian LaRoche Memorial Poetry Contest recently announced the winners of the 2019 contest. Chance Freytag (Destin) won first place and a cash prize of $100 for his poem “loneliness is former United States President Richard Nixon.” Freytag’s poem will be published in April in the 2019 issue of Northwest… View Article


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NWF State College Closed for Spring Break

March 8, 2019

NICEVILLE, FL – All locations of Northwest Florida State College will be closed March 18-24 for spring break. All College locations will re-open on Monday, March 25 at 8 a.m. This includes all classes, events, campus activities and online courses. Information about the College can be found at the NWF State College website, www.nwfsc.edu.


Nursing Program at Northwest Florida State College

Northwest Florida State College Nursing Program Ranked in Florida’s Top 10

March 7, 2019

NICEVILLE, FL – The Northwest Florida State College Nursing Program was recently ranked as one of the top 10 RN programs among all Florida colleges and universities by RegisteredNursing.org. This award is based on an analysis of past and present pass rates of the NCLEX-RN, a national exam used to assess competency of registered nursing… View Article


PTK faculty advisor Donna Pierson and Coca-Cola Academic Team Gold Scholar Zachary Lambert

NWF Student Selected as Coca-Cola Academic Team Gold Scholar

March 6, 2019

NICEVILLE, FL – NWF Student Zachary Lambert was recently selected as a Gold Scholar on Coca-Cola’s 2019 Academic Team. In addition to being named a gold scholar, Lambert will receive a $1,500 scholarship for the Fall 2019 term compliments of Coca-Cola. “This is a huge honor for Zachary and for Northwest Florida State College,” said… View Article


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NWF State College Announces Walton Works Partnership with Walton County Board of County Commissioners

March 1, 2019

NICEVILLE, FL -Northwest Florida State College is excited to announce its partnership with the Walton County Board of County Commissioners in support of a Triumph Gulf Coast application for Walton Works. On February 26, 2019, the Walton County Board of County Commissioners committed $1.5 million to the $5.25 million Walton Works project, directing staff to research… View Article


Sailing Signing February 2019

Sailing team added to NWF State

March 1, 2019

This story is courtesy of Savannah Vasquez and Northwest Florida Daily News. NICEVILLE — Students can sail into the spring at Northwest Florida State College as members of a new sailing team were announced Tuesday afternoon at the campus. The college partnered with the Fort Walton Yacht Club and the Emerald Coast Sailing Association to… View Article


Northwest Florida State College today celebrated the grand opening of the Veterans Success Center with a ribbon cutting event. The Veterans Success Center, located in building 500 at the Niceville campus, provides a one-stop shop to expand educational opportunities, transitional services and career services for veterans and their families.

Northwest Florida State College Celebrates the Grand Opening of the Veterans Success Center

February 28, 2019

NICEVILLE, FL – Northwest Florida State College today celebrated the grand opening of the Veterans Success Center with a ribbon cutting event. The Veterans Success Center, located in building 500 at the Niceville campus, provides a one-stop shop to expand educational opportunities, transitional services and career services for veterans and their families. Joining President Dr. Devin Stephenson… View Article