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Northwestern University is a Private, 4 years college located in Evanston, Illinois. Northwestern ranked 11st in National Universities, 20th in World Universities, and 2nd in Illinois Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 22,603 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 6 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. Northwestern's acceptance rate is 7.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Northwestern University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
|Address||633 Clark St, Evanston, IL 60208|
|Net Price Calculator||https://npc.collegeboard.org/student/app/northwestern|
|School Type||Private, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Research University (very high research activity)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice|
The acceptance rate of Northwestern University is 7.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 63.00%. The application fees are $75 for undergraduate programs and $95 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||7.00 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||63.00 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$75|
|Graduate Application Fees||$95|
Tuition & Fees
Northwestern's 2022 tuition & fees is $60,768 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $56,567.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$60,768|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$56,567|
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 22,603 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 329 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Northwestern has 8,559 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 14,044 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and Programs
|Number of programs||387 Programs|
|Number of online programs||5 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||2 Year Certificate|
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✗|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|