University of Northwestern St Paul: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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University of Northwestern St Paul is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,495 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1902 and is one of the 13 schools and colleges located in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

University of Northwestern St Paul is affiliated with Protestant Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
68
Fair
At University of Northwestern St Paul you can obtain your 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

University of Northwestern St Paul deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 68 majors. The most popular concentrations are Theology and Religion, Psychology, Management, Education, and Communication and Journalism. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
82%
Good
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at University of Northwestern St Paul is high at 82% (well above Minnesota average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at University of Northwestern St Paul is average: 66%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Northwestern St Paul is reasonably decent, 18:1. Learn more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,800
High
Average tuition prices are very high, about $28,400 per year. The additional fees at University of Northwestern St Paul not covered by tuition are roughly $400; this comes to $28,800 per academic year.

Read the details about University of Northwestern St Paul 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
87%
Easy
According to government data, 1,338 applications were submitted and 1,161 were accepted; so it is easy to be accepted at this school.

The college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score info at University of Northwestern St Paul in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,400
Medium
University of Northwestern St Paul provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Northwestern St Paul, 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
B-
Dicey
University of Northwestern St Paul offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,200 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable - approximately $5,400 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at UNW. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, University of Northwestern St Paul seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Northwestern St Paul Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Northwestern St Paul, 3003 Snelling Ave N, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55113-1598, USA
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