Northwood University

Midland, Michigan

Northwood University Overview

Student population

Address4000 Whiting Dr
Midland, MI
School Websitewww.northwood.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Small

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

Northwood University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Midland, Michigan that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,445 students applied to Northwood University. Of those students, 976 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Northwood University was $25,710, in addition to fees of $1,350. 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 Northwood University.

Northwood University has a 49% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Northwood University Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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Applicants admitted

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The Northwood University acceptance rate is 68%. To put this into perspective, 976 of the 1,445 students who applied to Northwood University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Northwood University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Northwood University had an SAT score between the range of 990 and 1,180. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Northwood University was between 19 and 24 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Northwood University as part of their application.

Northwood University Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Northwood University, the tuition for in-state residents is $25,710. Combined with fees of $1,350, room and board costs of $10,480, other expenses of $2,910 and the $1,220 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students 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 $27,060 in tuition.

Students at Northwood University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Northwood University was $5,135 last year, with 29% of students being awarded federal aid.

Northwood University Student Life

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 Northwood University.

Northwood University has a good gender split, with 42% of undergraduates being female and 58% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Michigan residents; in fact, 79% of all students reside in Michigan. However, 18% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

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

Northwood University Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS

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