- Northwestern College is about preparing people well and quickly for a lifetime of opportunities. The faculty and staff at Northwestern College are committed to providing an excellent learning environment supported by outstanding student service and satisfaction. Northwestern College is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the College community.
Northwestern College serves 618 students (60% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the state community college average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
- Enrollment: 618 students
- In-state tuition: $17,010
- Out-state tuition: $17,010
- Acceptance Rate: 100%
- Student:teacher ratio: 7:1
- Minority enrollment: 82%
- Source: Verified school update
The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
(IL) Community College Avg.
Special Focus Two-Year: Health Professions
Less than 2 yrs
At least 2 but less than 4 years
The student population of Northwestern College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The Northwestern College diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Student : Teacher Ratio
# Full-Time Students
# Part-Time Students
# Enrollment Undergraduate
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
# Full-Time Graduate Students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
Total Dormitory Capacity
% Two or more races
% Non Resident races
% Unknown races
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
The public in-state tuition of $17,010 is more than the state average of $8,163. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $17,010 is more than the state average of $10,824. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
Out-State Tuition Fees
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
Median Debt for Graduates
Median Debt for Dropouts
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) , School Administrators
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does Northwestern College cost?
Northwestern College's tuition is approximately $17,010 for In-State students and $17,010 for Out-State students.
What is the acceptance rate of Northwestern College?
The acceptance rate of Northwestern College is 100%, which is higher than the state average of 89%.
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