North Central College

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General Information

Admission Office

PO Box 3063

Naperville, IL 60566-7063

(630) 637-5800

(800) 411-1861

Fax: (630) 637-5819



Contact: Martin Sauer

Dean of Admission and Financial Aid
Main Address

PO Box 3063

Naperville, IL 60566-7063

(630) 637-5100

www.northcentralcollege.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,388

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 529

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,302

Graduate enrollment: 338

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 69%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 79%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

East Asian Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Interactive media: graphic arts B
Jazz Studies B
Music – General B
Musical theater B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Actuarial Science B
Business Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking B
Human Resources Management B
International Business B
Management Information Systems B
Marketing Management B
Small Business Administration B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Journalism B
Organizational Communication B
Radio/Television B

Communications Technologies

Animation/Special Effects B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Education – General B
Elementary Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing B
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
French B
German B
Japanese B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Medical Radiologic Technology B
Nuclear Medical Technology B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Applied Mathematics B
Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Global Studies B
Interactive media B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B
Health/Physical Fitness B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

North Central College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(630) 637-5100
Website:northcentralcollege.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://northcentralcollege.edu/apply
Address:30 N Brainard St, Naperville, IL 60540
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,949
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):64%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*:2,949 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$36,654
Out-of-state Tuition:$36,654
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$22,470

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

North Central College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at North Central College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services93
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs5
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services12
Education152
English Language and Literature/Letters2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics6
Health Professions and Related Programs3
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Mathematics and Statistics2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies3
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences3
Psychology1
Social Sciences6
Visual and Performing Arts7
Grand total1639

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at North Central College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$36,654
Out-of-state$36,654
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$15,372
Out-of-state$15,372

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid598100%
Grant or scholarship aid597100%$22,470
Student loan aid43973%$7,496

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,59695%$19,650
Federal student loans1,91870%$6,934

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for North Central College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled North Central College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants6,8602,9633,897
Percent admitted100%57%61%
Percent admitted who enrolled9%10%7%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

North Central College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,949
Undergraduate enrollment2,716
Graduate enrollment233

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

North Central College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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