Northwest Suburban College
Rollng Meadows, IL 60008-4504

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Differs by program
Total enrollment 68
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 9:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
No
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Northwest Suburban College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

$50
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Northwest Suburban College calculates tuition for each program it provides using clock hours or credit hours. In 2016-2017 academic year, the combined tuition and fees to attend a program that takes one year to complete was $9,471 (56.7% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4 year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about cost of the largest programs offered by the institution.

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Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$9,471
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $21,854
$9,471
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $21,854
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 7% of Northwest Suburban College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 3% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,620 (which is 5% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Northwest Suburban College in 2016-2017, was 0, which is -- of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was -- (which is 100% below the national average.)

$4,620
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
--
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
7%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Northwest Suburban College has enrolled a total of 68 students (65 students full-time and 3 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 15% men and 85% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

68
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Asian: 41%

Hispanic: 31%

White: 21%

Black/African American: 7%

Two or more races: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 3 largest majors offered at Northwest Suburban 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
Health Professions And Related Programs 64% 76
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 0% 0
Physical Sciences 0% 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

81%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

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 Northwest Suburban College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

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Still enrolled
19%
Dropout rate
--
Transfered out

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.

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Northwest Suburban College.

Elmhurst College
11 mile away
Wheaton College
13.4 mile away
Dominican University
13.9 mile away