Northwestern College Orange City: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Northwestern College Orange City is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,235 students enrolled. This school was established in 1882 and is the only school located in Orange City, Iowa.

Northwestern College Orange City is affiliated with Reformed Church in America.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
51
Northwestern College Orange City will give you the opportunity to get a bachelor's degree.

Northwestern College Orange City implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 51 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Business, Management, Nursing, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and 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. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
77%
Northwestern College Orange City student retention rate is fair at 77% (above Iowa average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Northwestern College Orange City is average: 60%.

Student to faculty ratio at NWC is pretty good -- 12:1. Learn more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$25,800
Average tuition costs are very high - $25,600 per year. The additional fees at Northwestern College (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $200; this makes it a total of $25,800 per year.

Read the details about Northwestern College Orange City 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
74%
According to government data, 1,192 applications were submitted and 877 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

This school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Northwestern College Orange City in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Northwestern College Orange City provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at NWC, 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
Northwestern College Orange City offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,200 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option.

Based on the college crime data, Northwestern College Orange City appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Northwestern College Orange City Location and Maps



Post Address: Northwestern College Orange City, 101 Seventh St SW, Orange City, Iowa 51041, USA
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