Northwestern College is a Christian academic community engaging students in courageous and faithful learning and living that empowers them to follow Christ and pursue God’s redeeming work in the world.
Northwestern College had its start in 1882 when residents of northwest Iowa founded Northwestern Classical Academy to prepare students for college and ultimately the ministry. In 1928 a junior college was established, and in 1960 Northwestern became a four-year college.
Today Northwestern offers a Christian liberal arts education in the Reformed tradition to more than 1,200 students through undergraduate, online and graduate programs, offering more than 40 majors and 16 pre-professional programs. Additionally, Northwestern College offers 16 intercollegiate athletic teams, 10 vocal and instrumental music performance groups, 6 theatrical shows each year, and 13 ministry and service opportunities.
General Information (2017-2018)
Financial Aid: 712-707-7131
|FAFSA Code: 001883
ACT Code: 1346
SAT Code: 6490
|Enrollment: 1,099||Priority Deadline for Financial Aid: March 1|
|Tuition & Fees: $30,200||Estimated Books & Supplies: $1,350|
|On-Campus Room & Board: $9,000||Minimum Admission Requirement: 18 ACT, 2.5 GPA|
|Types of Programs: Biology, Business, Education, Liberal Arts, Social Sciences|
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