Awards of Completion are academic programs that consist of a set of college courses that focus within a particular area of study and usually does not contain a general education requirement. The courses within an award of completion may be a subset of the core courses in a program of study, in which case the courses may be applied toward completion of a program of study. Awards of completion contain fewer than 45 credits and will usually contain at least 20 credits. Awards of completion do not qualify for Federal Financial Aid. When requirements are met of a particular award of completion program, the award will be indicated on a student’s transcript. In general, an award of completion may be used for specific training needs such as casino management or advanced use of digital media tools.
Northwest Indian College offers the following Awards of Completion programs: