Northland College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Northland College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 545 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
35
Fair
Northland College will give you the opportunity to obtain a bachelor's degree.

Northland College follows a continuous curriculum calendar system and has 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are Natural Resources and Environment, Biology, Education, Social Work, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
70%
Fair
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.

The rate of student retention at Northland College is fair at 70% (close to Wisconsin average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
9 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Northland College is below average: 58%.

Student to faculty ratio at Northland College is good, 9:1. Learn more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$32,800
High
Average tuition costs are extremely high, about $31,400 per year. The additional fees at Northland College beyond tuition are around $1,400, which comes to $32,800 per academic year.

Read the details about Northland College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
57%
Doable
According to recent data, 852 applications were submitted and 487 were accepted; so it is not very hard 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
$3,600
Medium
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
D
Unsafe
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 $3,600 annually.

Based on the college crime information, Northland College appears to be a relatively dangerous 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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