71%

Acceptance Rate

$19,252

Avg.Financial Aid

001883

FAFSA Code

About Northwestern College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,299

Website

https://www.nwciowa.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.

Reformed Church in America

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

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

101 Seventh St SW

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7127077000
Fax:
Request Info

Rankings

To tackle the tough decision of choosing the right university, the ranking of a particular college helps the student in clearing their doubts regarding where they want to apply. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed Northwestern College at the 483rd position among other national universities.

Admissions

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

None

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

71%

SAT Range

1050 - 1250

ACT Range

21 - 27

Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Recommended

Accept Common App

None

Though the varsity takes in only a few number of students, and the admission to NC is easy. A non-refundable fee, along with the application form, is required to be deposited by the students, in order to complete the process. The SAT score in the range of 1030-1250 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 21 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Northwestern College is 24. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 101 Seventh St SW, Orange City, Iowa 51041, or call (712) 707-7000.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$24,269

Average Annual Cost

$30,900

Books And Supplies

$1,300

Other Fees

$200

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

$9,200

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,000

Total One Year Cost

$44,600

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 $45,900 per year. The average annual tuition cost ($32,300), books and supplies ($1,250), room and boarding ($9,600), and budget for other expenses ($2,750) are all included in this cost. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master'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.

75%

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

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

59%

Male Professors

41%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

53 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

28 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

28 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

21 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

15 Graduates

Biology, General

14 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

12 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

10 Graduates

Mathematics

9 Graduates

Psychology, General

9 Graduates

Social Work

9 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

8 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

8 Graduates

Music

7 Graduates

Sociology

7 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

5 Graduates

History

5 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

4 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

4 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

4 Graduates

Chemistry

4 Graduates

Computer Science

4 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

3 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

3 Graduates

Political Science and Government

2 Graduates

Religious Education

2 Graduates

Religious/Sacred Music

2 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

2 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

2 Graduates

Journalism

2 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

1 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

1 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

1 Graduates

Genetics

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,024

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

28%

Full-time

93%

Part-time

7%

Students Gender

Male

44%

US National: 44%

Female

56%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

84% White

4% Unknown

2% Black

4% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

52%

Out Of State

46%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$58,601 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 98% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

98%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Red Raiders

School Colors

red and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Great Plains Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

14

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

No

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The college additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $9,600 per year. Several dining and meal plan options are available for the students at NC. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At NC, campus safety and security features include campus emergency phones. The college has enrolled around 45% male and 55% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$36,000/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$38,400/year

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

$0$100,000

$21,500

$27,000

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.

$223 - 280

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.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$19,252

Students Receiving Federal Grants

25%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,299

Students Receiving State Aid

30%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,260

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$16,589

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$21,820

$30K - $48K

$24,820

$48K - $75K

$21,094

$75K - $110K

$20,069

> $110K

$17,669

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$11,476,856

In case the students at Northwestern College face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,546, whereas the financial aid is $17,760. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $5,323, while the institutional aid is $17,760. The total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered to students at Northwestern College add up to $11,476,856 per year.

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