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Affordable Culinary Education
Admissions & Aid

Affordable Culinary Education
Admissions & Aid

Admissions & Aid

Brightwater makes culinary education and training accessible. An education is vital to cultivating your future within the culinary or hospitality industry. Brightwater, a department of NorthWest Arkansas Community College (NWACC), offers affordable tuition along with scholarships and financial aid options that help make training for the industry you love attainable.

Choose from the options below to journey to the NWACC website to learn more. 

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Admissions

The Brightwater admission process includes applying to NWACC, seeking financial aid, attending orientation and more. Find more information on the NWACC website. 

Admissions

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Financial Aid

NWACC and Brightwater participate in most federal and state aid programs and offer institutional financial aid programs. Learn about FAFSA, grants, student loans and more. 

Financial Aid

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Scholarships

Brightwater and NWACC offer a number of scholarships thanks to generous individuals and organizations throughout the Northwest Arkansas community.

Scholarships

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Tuition & Fees

Brightwater proudly offers one of the most affordable artisanal, baking, beverage and culinary programming in higher education. Learn more about NWACC's standard tuition and fee rates. 

Tuition & Fees

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Advising

Brightwater advisors offer degree guidance and can lead you to personal and professional resources available at NWACC. Be sure to make an appointment with an advisor to reach your education goals.

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Student Records

NWACC's Student Records department maintains thousands of records for students who have attended or will attend the college. Reach out to access your academic information.

Student Records

 

 

Specific Program Fees

Outside of the standard NWACC tuition costs, there may be additional fees within the culinary program you choose to pursue, such as the cost of a uniform, books, etc. Select the program you are pursuing on the Academic Programs page to learn about additional fees.