|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||7:1|
Northwestern Health Sciences University 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.
In 2016-2017 academic year, Northwestern Health Sciences University's tuition was $9,696 for all students regardless of residency (63.8% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Northwestern Health Sciences University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 50% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,331 (which is 1.6% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Northwestern Health Sciences University in 2016-2017, was 1, which is 50% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $9,500 (which is 61.2% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Northwestern Health Sciences University has enrolled a total of 858 students (735 students full-time and 123 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 858 students, 42 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 49% men and 51% women and 176 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 682 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 29%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Black/African American: 1%
Two or more races: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 2 largest majors offered at Northwestern Health Sciences University.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||77%||679||39|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||13%||118|
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 Northwestern Health Sciences University 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 Northwestern Health Sciences University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $34,500. Last year, out of the total 418 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 385 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 285 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 251 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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