|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||United Methodist|
|Students with disability||7%|
|Student to faculty ratio||15:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,589 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
North Central College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 6,860 applications and 4,072 students were granted admission. North Central College is at the #57 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 97% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 4% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||980 to 1170|
|ACT||22 to 27|
In 2016-2017 academic year, North Central College's tuition was $36,474 for all students regardless of residency (36.1% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of North Central College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 30% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,217 (which is 4.2% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at North Central College in 2016-2017, was 431, which is 72% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,537 (which is 6.1% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, North Central College has enrolled a total of 2,949 students (2,630 students full-time and 319 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,949 students, 270 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 46% men and 54% women and 2,716 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 233 for graduates studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%
Black/African American: 4%
Two or more races: 3%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at North Central College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||28%||161|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||8%||43|
|Visual And Performing Arts||4%||22|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||3%||18|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||2%||12|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||2%||9|
|Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies||1%||6|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of North Central College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of North Central College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $36,300. Last year, out of the total 923 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 868 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 877 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 807 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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