Student Population
Northwestern College overview
Location Saint Paul, Minnesota
Online nwc.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Other Protestant
Northwestern College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Saint Paul, Minnesota, Northwestern College is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Other Protestant faith. In the most recent statistical year 1,097 prospective students applied, and 1,016 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 415 enrolled in the school.  2,109 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,514 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $30,990 plus fees of $550. Northwestern College is ranked 538 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Northwestern College overview
SAT 1050/1250
ACT 21/27
GPA 3.51
Applications Accepted
Northwestern College overview
Applications Due Aug 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Northwestern College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$600
Other Fees$550
Room and Board $9,460
Budget for Other Expenses$2,740
Total One Year Cost$44,340


Average Salary After 10 Years
$41,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
64% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Northwestern College students
Subject Percent of Class
Theology and Religious Vvocations 22%
Business 18%
Education 11%
Psychology 10%
Communication 10%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=174491 IPEDS survey data for Northwestern College.