National Louis University: Review & Facts

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National Louis University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 5,085 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1886 and is one of the 81 colleges located in Chicago, Illinois.

National Louis University is listed in Top Lesbian and Gay Institutions in the country.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
50
National Louis University will give you the option to obtain a bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

National Louis University implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and has 50 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Management, Psychology, General Studies, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
79%
The rate of student retention at National Louis University is fair at 79% (well above Illinois average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at National Louis University is very low: 15%.

Student to faculty ratio at National Louis University is good - 9:1. Find out more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$19,000
Average tuition charges are fairly high, about $18,900 per academic year. The additional fees at National Louis University not covered by tuition are about $100; which makes it a total of $19,000 a year.

Read the details about National Louis University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
51%
As reported in recent government data, 53 applications were submitted and 27 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

This college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at National Louis University is $40.00. The graduate application fee is $40.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at National Louis University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (800) 443-5522 or check National Louis University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
National Louis University provides a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at National Louis University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at National Louis University.

Based on the college crime information, National Louis University appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

National Louis University Location and Maps



Post Address: National Louis University, 122 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603, USA
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