How to Apply


To apply for enrollment into one of our degree programs, you must submit ALL of the following documents.  Once your file is complete, your file will be submitted to our Admissions Board for approval.

  1. Complete the Application online.
  2. Essay – One to two pages typed.  Describe your motivation for applying to The North Coast College. Then describe how you will have a positive influence on the college.  Email your completed essay to
  3. Official Transcripts.  Have your previous school mail them to The North Coast College Office of Admissions. You may have them fax your unofficial transcripts until we receive the officials in the mail.
  4. ACT or SAT test results.  Have your High School mail your test results along with your High School transcripts.  If you have not taken the ACT or SAT’s you will take the Wonderlic exam through The North Coast College.  This test consists of a 20 minute verbal and a 20-minute quantitative section.
  5. Optional:  Portfolio of your Art/Design/Culinary work.  Your portfolio should consist of no fewer than 3 and no more than 10 photos of work that showcase your art, design, or culinary related talent.
  6. Optional:  Applicants are welcome to submit a resume detailing work experience and/or extracurricular activities, or a letter of recommendation from a teacher or counselor, to supplement an application file.