Northwestern Health Sciences University: Review & Facts

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Northwestern Health Sciences University is a private not-for-profit school with 870 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1941 and is one of the 3 colleges located in Bloomington, Minnesota.

Northwestern Health Sciences University is listed among Best Lesbian and Gay Institutions in the United States.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
5
At Northwestern Health Sciences University you can get your 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

Northwestern Health Sciences University follows a trimester-based curriculum calendar system and has 5 majors. The most popular concentrations are Massage Therapy and Chiropractic and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile 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 wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
83%
The student retention rate at Northwestern Health Sciences University is high at 83% (well above Minnesota average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Northwestern Health Sciences University is average: 67%.

Student to faculty ratio at Northwestern Health Sciences University is very good - 6:1. Read more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$10,900
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median, $10,300 per year. The additional fees at Northwestern Health Sciences University (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $600; this totals $10,900 per year.

Read the details about Northwestern Health Sciences 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
56%
As reported in recent government data, 18 applications were submitted and 10 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

This school will consider accepting 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) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Northwestern Health Sciences University is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00. The first-professional application fee is also 50 dollars.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Northwestern Health Sciences University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (952) 888-4777 or check Northwestern Health Sciences University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Northwestern Health Sciences University provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Northwestern Health Sciences 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
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Northwestern Health Sciences University.

Based on the college crime information, Northwestern Health Sciences University seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Northwestern Health Sciences University Location and Maps



Post Address: Northwestern Health Sciences University, 2501 W 84th St, Bloomington, Minnesota 55431, USA
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