51%

Acceptance Rate

$27,285

Avg.Financial Aid

003875

FAFSA Code

About Northland College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

582

Website

https://www.northland.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

United Church of Christ

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Northland College is a private, United Church of Christ university located in Ashland, WI. Northland College occupies a total area of about 220 acres. Northland College was founded in the year 1892. The motto of the Northland College is Think differently. Live differently and its official colors are orange and blue. Across all the courses offered at Northland College, the enrolment stands at 609. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 55 faculty. At Northland College, around 96% of the students are 24 and under. Talking about gender distribution at NC, around 53% of the students are females and 47% are males. In its 128 years of existence, NC has produced several known personalities like Sigurd F. Olson, Stan Gruszynski, Albin C. Bro, and William Plizka. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. At NC, 27 undergraduate and graduate-level programs, including both residential and online, are offered to the students. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by HLC Higher Learning Commission. Northland College has around $23 million (2013) in endowment.

Location & Contact

Address

1411 Ellis Avenue

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7156821699
Fax: 7156821308
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a college and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the college has a ranking. The ranking of a college is an important parameter by which a prospective student can decide whether they wish to take admission or not. Generally, the ranking of a college is considered a great way to gauge its performance on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. The rankings by two well-known publications, US News and Forbes, are considered trustworthy by applicants and academic experts. However, it is to be noted that Northland College does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

51%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is easy. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. To kickstart the admission process at NC, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $50. Securing a good score in a standardised test like SAT or ACT improves an applicant’s chances of securing admission. However, Northland College doesn’t focus much on standardised tests. Interestingly, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 1411 Ellis Avenue, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806-3999. They can also call them at (715) 682-1699.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$19,826

Average Annual Cost

$34,666

Books And Supplies

$800

Other Fees

$1,517

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,176

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,650

Total One Year Cost

$48,809

Before applying to NC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $50,372 per year. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($37,516), books and supplies ($800), room and boarding ($9,406), and budget for other expenses ($2,650). If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Bachelor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

10:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

64%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

100%

Academic Calendar

Four-one-four plan

Research Funding per Student

$1,415

Faculty Overview

59%

Male Professors

41%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Biology, General

23 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

17 Graduates

Natural Resources and Conservation,...

13 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

12 Graduates

Forestry

8 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

8 Graduates

Outdoor Education

8 Graduates

Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorolog...

5 Graduates

Education, General

5 Graduates

Chemistry

4 Graduates

Community Organization and Advocacy

4 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

4 Graduates

History

4 Graduates

Mathematics

4 Graduates

Sociology

4 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

3 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

3 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

3 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

2 Graduates

Psychology, General

2 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

1 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

1 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

1 Graduates

Natural Resources Management and Po...

1 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

582

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

34%

Full-time

96%

Part-time

4%

Students Gender

Male

46%

US National: 44%

Female

54%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

72% White

8% Unknown

3% Black

4% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

5% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

4% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

50%

Out Of State

40%

In State

10%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$59,748 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 94% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

94%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$4,234/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,942/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,942/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Lumberjacks/Lumberjills

School Colors

navy and orange

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

125

Total Female Athletes

101

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Ice Hockey

Soccer

Softball

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by NC. At NC, $9,406 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The students at Northland College have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $4,942 per year. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At NC, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The college has enrolled around 47% male and 53% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$24,500/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$33,700/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$24,625

$25,007

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$256 - 260

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$27,285

Students Receiving Federal Grants

50%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,629

Students Receiving State Aid

34%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,883

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$23,464

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$32,925

$30K - $48K

$31,237

$48K - $75K

$28,892

$75K - $110K

$24,410

> $110K

$21,992

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,166,709

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at NC to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $6,173, whereas the financial aid is $24,229. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $3,218 as well as institutional aid worth $24,229. The total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered to students at Northland College add up to $1,166,709 per year.

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