Northwestern College

#7812 / #2111
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
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Private Christian liberal arts college in Orange City, Iowa

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About Northwestern College

According to Wikipedia, Northwestern College is a private Christian liberal arts college in Orange City, Iowa. It is affiliated with the Reformed Church in America and enrolls more than 1,500 students. In addition to approximately 1,000 students in bachelor's degree programs, the college has a growing graduate school, which includes a master's degree program in physician assistant studies launched in June 2020. Northwestern began as an academy in 1882. It became a junior college in 1928 and a four-year institution in 1961.

Northwestern College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
1,136 74% 69% 1140 24

How Much Does Northwestern College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $20,581
30K - 48K $20,977
48K - 75K $20,364
75K - 110K $24,115
110K+ $25,776

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Northwestern College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Northwestern College , then you can expect to earn an average of $40,200 per year. You also have a 94% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Northwestern College 's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
1,308 1,004 304

Where is Northwestern College ?

Northwestern College is located at 101 Seventh St SW, Orange City IA 51041

How Safe is Northwestern College ?

Orange City has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Northwestern College Known For?

Northwestern College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Northwestern College 's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Northwestern College 's Most Influential Alumni?

Northwestern College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of History, Philosophy, and Literature. Here are some of Northwestern College 's most famous alumni:

Robert Drews
A Classical studies scholar.
Christopher Wise
An American scholar.
Bob Vander Plaats
Bob Vander Plaats
An American chief executive.
Mel Tjeerdsma
Mel Tjeerdsma
An American football coach.
Bob Boerigter
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John Wills
An American politician.
Dwayne Alons
An American politician .
Jim Svoboda
An American football player and coach.
Skyler Wheeler
An American politician.
Beth A. Fisher
A Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-6461-041X.
Kyle Achterhoff
An American football coach.