Northland College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Northland College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 590 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1906 and is the only college located in Ashland, Wisconsin.

Northland College is affiliated with United Church of Christ.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
40
Northland College will give you the opportunity to obtain a bachelor's degree.

Northland College follows a continuous curriculum calendar system and has 40 majors. The most popular concentrations are Biology, Natural Resources and Environment, Education, Recreation and Leisure, and Occupational Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
78%
The rate of student retention at Northland College is fair at 78% (above Wisconsin average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Northland College is average: 60%.

Student to faculty ratio at Northland College is good, 11:1. Learn more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,700
Average tuition costs are very high, about $27,700 per year. The additional fees at Northland College beyond tuition are around $1,000, which comes to $28,700 per academic year.

Read the details about Northland College 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
66%
According to recent data, 946 applications were submitted and 627 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

The college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Northland College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,200
Northland College offers study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Northland College, 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.

Safety
Grade
A
Northland College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 600 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, roughly $3,200 annually.

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

Northland College Location and Maps



Post Address: Northland College, 1411 Ellis Avenue, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806-3999, USA
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