Northwestern College

Orange City, Iowa

Northwestern College Admissions Overview

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What is Northwestern College acceptance rate?

Northwestern College has an acceptance rate of 71%. This means that if you have the right grades then you have a good shot of being accepted into the school. In the last academic year, 71% out of the people who applied to Northwestern College were accepted into the school.

It's not just admissions rates that matter. Academics are an important consideration. In terms of academics, admissions standards are high. The average SAT score at Northwestern College was 1,150 in the last academic year, and the average ACT score was 47.

Only 29% of students who are admitted into Northwestern College go on to enroll at the school. This is reasonable because most students who apply for college apply to multiple schools.

Northwestern College SAT Scores

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What are the SAT requirements to get into Northwestern College? In the last academic year, Northwestern College accepted students with SAT scores as low as 525.

The upper range for SAT scores at Northwestern College was 625. On average, applicants had an SAT score of 575.

18% of people who applied to Northwestern College in fall 2018 submitted their SAT scores as part of their application. This means that you can get away with not submitting your SAT scores in your application.

ACT Scores

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How about ACT scores? What are the ACT requirements to get into Northwestern College?

91% of applicants submit their ACT scores to Northwestern College. This means that to have a good chance of being accepted you should submit your ACT scores.

According to admissions data, Northwestern College usually accepts students who have composite ACT scores of 40 or greater. The average ACT score of an applicant in fall 2018 was 24. Some applicants had ACT scores of up to 27. The higher your ACT scores are, the more likely you are to be accepted into the school.

Northwestern College Admission Statistics

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In fall 2018, a total of 1,316 students applied to study at Northwestern College. Of those students, 775 were men and 541 were women.

Applications are not the only admissions statistic you should consider; acceptance rate is also a key factor to think about. 71% of students at Northwestern College were accepted into the school in fall 2018. This represents a total of 940 students. 513 of students who were accepted were male and 427 of the students accepted were female.

The percentage of students who were accepted that enrolled at Northwestern College in the last academic year is 29%. Overall, 271 students who applied to Northwestern College enrolled in the school. Of those students, 28% of women who were accepted and 30% of men who were accepted enrolled.

Northwestern College Admission Requirements

Test ScoresRequired
High School GPARecommended
High School Class RankRecommended
RecommendationsRecommended
Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended

What are the Northwestern College admissions requirements?

At Northwestern College, you are required to submit your high school test scores. Northwestern College asks prospective students to submit their GPA to the school.

You'll be asked to submit your high school class rank as part of your application.

What's more, you need to submit letters of recommendation from your high school. You will also not be asked to demonstrate your competencies as part of your application.

Northwestern College Credits Accepted

AP CreditNo
Dual CreditNo
Credit for Life ExperiencesNo

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