Northwood University

#4101 / #1129
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School
Private university in Midland, Michigan, United States

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About Northwood University

According to Wikipedia, Northwood University is a private university in Midland, Michigan. Opened in 1959, more than 33,000 people have graduated from the institution. History Northwood University opened as Northwood Institute in 1959 by Arthur E. Turner and R. Gary Stauffer. One hundred students enrolled at the new school, which was initially located in a 19th-century mansion in Alma, Michigan. Northwood Institute moved to Midland, Michigan, in 1961.

Northwood University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
1,056 77% 58% 1075 21

How Much Does Northwood University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $14,573
30K - 48K $14,903
48K - 75K $20,968
75K - 110K $22,497
110K+ $25,435

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Northwood University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Northwood University, then you can expect to earn an average of $54,900 per year. You also have a 91% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Northwood University's Demographics

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

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
2,634 2,342 292

Where is Northwood University?

Northwood University is located at 4000 Whiting Dr, Midland MI 48640-2398

How Safe is Northwood University?

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

What Is Northwood University Known For?

Northwood University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Northwood University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Northwood University's Most Influential Alumni?

Northwood University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Business, History, and Economics. Here are some of Northwood University's most famous alumni:

Manuel Ayau
Manuel Ayau
A Founder of the Universidad Francisco Marroquín .
Dick DeVos
An American heir, businessperson, and politician.
Carole Gist
An American model.
Ana Brnabić
A Prime Minister of Serbia.
Carolyn Farb
A Philanthropist, Author,noted fundraiser.
Blake Koch
Blake Koch
An American stock car racing driver.
Ronald Lee Buch
A United States Judge.
Dan DeVos
Dan DeVos
An American ice hockey executive.
Candice Miller
A Former U.S. Representative from Michigan.
Jamaliah Jamaluddin
Jamaliah Jamaluddin
A Malaysian politician.
Ernie Zeigler
An American basketball coach.
Rina Harun
A Malaysian politician.

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