Applying for Admission to NFC

Thank you for considering NFC! We are excited you want to attend our college. We have tried to make the admission process as easy as possible. The Office of Admissions in the Administration Building (Bldg. 3) is here to help every step of the way.

General Admissions Steps


Program Specific Admissions Steps

The admission requirements for the following programs vary slightly from the steps listed above. Some programs have additional program applications or requirements and deadlines that must be met.

Non-Degree Seeking

  • If you are taking classes for personal enrichment, non-credit, and not seeking a degree or certificate, you do not need to request your high school or college transcripts.

Child Care Center Director or Early Childhood Professional Certificate

  • Complete all steps in the General section above except note the following regarding transcripts. Request your official high school/GED transcript -OR- request one official college transcript that shows an associates or higher degree awarded. (Students taking classes toward the AA degree must request all transcript as noted in the Main section above.)
  • Review the program information page and contact an advisor to determine the best classes for your goals.

Commercial Vehicle Driver (CDL)

  • Complete all steps in the General section above except no transcripts are required. A high school diploma is not required for the CDL program.
  • Review the program information page for deadlines, orientation dates, and advisor contact.

Emergency Medical Services: EMT or Paramedic

  • Complete all steps in General section above
  • Review program information page for program application, deadlines, and advisor contact

Public Safety: Corrections or Law Enforcement

  • Review program information page and contact the Public Safety Academy
  • Take and pass the CJBAT exam
  • Complete all steps in General section above

Registered Nursing, LPN to RN Bridge, or Practical Nursing

  • Complete all steps in the General section above
  • Review program information page for deadlines, prerequisite requirements, and advisor contact

Bachelor Science in Nursing

  • Complete all steps in the General section above except note the following.
  • A $30 application fee is due each time you apply.
  • Request your official high school transcript only if using it to prove foreign language completed.
  • Request all of your official college transcripts.
  • Review program information page for deadlines, prerequisites, and advisor contact