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Enrollment Steps

  • Go to  Create a personalized account, then click on “start application” to complete the application.  Select the General Application – for applicants attending after high school completion or those who have attained high school equivalency (GED).  There is no application fee.  Some programs are considered selective and may require a second application.  If you have questions, contact the Office of Admissions at 419-755-4761.

  • Create your FSA ID.  The FSA ID is your username and password and is used to sign your FAFSA, make FAFSA corrections, and more.  Go to, opens in a new window, opens in a new window to create your FSA ID.

    Check with the Financial Aid Office regarding deadlines and processing assistance.  Please note that students will be able to complete their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) in October rather than January for the next fall term.  If you haven’t filled out your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), please do so at , opens in a new window, opens in a new windowChoose North Central State College and enter our school code (005313) so your information will be sent to North Central’s Financial Aid Office where your aid will be processed. Please feel free to contact the Financial Aid Office at 419-755-4899 for further assistance.

  • High Schools can mail transcripts directly to:
    Student Records Office
    North Central State College
    2441 Kenwood Circle
    Mansfield, OH 44906

    High School Transcripts

    College Transcripts

      • College Transcript Processing – Degree seeking students can submit official transcripts from all previously attended colleges and universities.  Transfer credit will be evaluated and the results mailed to you.
      • Note:  Official college transcripts must be sent directly from the college attended to North Central State College to be evaluated for transfer credit.

  • North Central State College has adopted a multiple measures placement process.  High school GPA of 2.5 or above will serve as its primary means of placing post-high school students in college-level English and mathematics courses.

    The Accuplacer test is now OPTIONAL. If your GPA is below a 2.5 you are not required to take the test. Instead you will be placed in a developmental class along with your required course to ensure you are successful. Placement testing is not required for those who identify as transfer students. If you self-identify as someone who would like to take the Accuplacer in an attempt to test out of the developmental course, please call 419-755-4800 and we can get you set up.

  • All new students will meet with an Academic Advisor to discuss their goals, review their chosen major and begin the process of academic planning.  Call 419-755-4761 to schedule an appointment.

  • Students will need to attend an Orientation.  During the “Strong Start” session students will learn about campus resources, college expectations, important deadlines, student software applications, purchasing books, payment options, and opportunities to get involved outside the classroom with fellow students.  “Strong Start” sessions help ensure all students get off to a strong start at NC State.

  • Would you like to take a tour of North Central State College’s campus?  Please call 419-755-4761 to schedule a tour or choose a date from our Campus Tours and  fill out the Event Registration Form.