Northwestern College

Orange City, Iowa

Overview

Address101 Seventh St SW
School Websitewww.nwciowa.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Northwestern College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Orange City, undefined that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,316 students applied to Northwestern College. Of those students, 940 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Northwestern College was $30,900, in addition to fees of $200. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Northwestern College.

Northwestern College has a 69% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Northwestern College acceptance rate is 71%. To put this into perspective, 940 of the 1,316 students who applied to Northwestern College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Northwestern College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Northwestern College had an SAT score between the range of 1,050 and 1,250. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Northwestern College was between 21 and 27 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to Northwestern College as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Northwestern College, the tuition for in-state residents is $30,900. Combined with fees of $200, room and board costs of $9,200, other expenses of $3,000 and the $1,300 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $31,100 in tuition.

Students at Northwestern College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Northwestern College was $4,299 last year. with 25% of students were awarded federal aid.

Northwestern College Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Northwestern College.

Northwestern College has a good gender split, with 56% of undergraduates being female and 44% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 52% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 46% of students come from in-state and 2% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Northwestern College is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Northwestern College to thrive in your studies.

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