Description

The North Central College in Naperville, Illinois, is dedicated to academic excellence. With a curriculum based on a blend of liberal arts and job-related knowledge and a learning environment that stresses leadership, ethics and service, you’ll receive a quality education.

The school is affiliated with the United Methodist Church, although applicants are not required to have any faith background.

Academics include bachelor’s degrees in more than 55 majors in fields like Art Education, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Engineering and many more. The school offers interdisciplinary programs for students seeking to explore connections between various disciplines. More than five graduate programs are offered, including Business Administration, Leadership Studies and Education.

College life at North Central provides many resources for a well-rounded education and exciting college experience. With more than 60 student clubs, including Forensics and Mock Trial teams, campus ministry organizations and pre-professional organizations, you’ll be sure to find your niche. The school also hosts many campus activities and events, like gospel and jazz performances, theatre productions and guest speakers.

Admissions are reviewed individually. Recommended, but not required, are an admission essay, updated transcripts, admission interview and ACT/SAT scores.

The school offers scholarships to both undergraduates and graduates who apply before October 1 of the prior academic year, like the Presidential, Dean, and Honors scholarships. Other financial aid options available to eligible students are federal and state grants and loans.

Quick Facts about North Central College

Region

Midwest

Setting

Mid-size City Setting

Type

Private

Affiliation

United Methodist

Size

Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Cardinals

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Highly Selective

In-State Tuition

$29,493

Out-of-State Tuition

$29,493

Retention Rate

81%

Enrollment

2,684

Year Established

1861

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
2,388
Freshman Class
660
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
2,684

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
89%
Graduate
11%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
83%
Part-Time
17%

Gender of Students

Women
60%
Men
40%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
5%
African American
3%
Caucasian
81%
Asian
3%
Unknown and Other
7%

International Students

International
1%
Domestic
99%

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