Northwest Christian University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Northwest Christian University is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 740 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1895 and is one of the 5 colleges and schools located in Eugene, Oregon.

Northwest Christian University is affiliated with Christian Church Disciples of Christ.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
30
Fair
Northwest Christian University will give you the option to receive an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Northwest Christian University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 30 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Education, Psychology, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
69%
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. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Northwest Christian University is relatively low at 69% (close to Oregon average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Northwest Christian University is low: 46%.

Student to faculty ratio at Northwest Christian University 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
$27,300
High
Average tuition pricing is very high, $27,100 per year. The additional fees at Northwest Christian University not covered by tuition are around $200; this makes it a total of $27,300 per academic year.

Read the details about Northwest Christian University 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
68%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 369 applications were submitted and 251 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Northwest Christian University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
Safe
Northwest Christian University offers a distance education program, 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 Northwest Christian 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
Northwest Christian University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 200 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity.

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

Northwest Christian University Location and Maps



Post Address: Northwest Christian University, 828 E. 11th Ave., Eugene, Oregon 97401-3745, USA
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