Northwest Christian University

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General Information

Admission Office

828 East 11th Avenue

Eugene, OR 97401-3745

(541) 684-7201

(877) 463-6622

Fax: (541) 684-7317



Contact: Jennifer Samples

Director of Admissions
Main Address

828 East 11th Avenue

Eugene, OR 97401-3745

(541) 343-1641

www.nwcu.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 437

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 80

Degree-seeking undergrads: 429

Graduate enrollment: 97

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $21,480 $21,900 $22,900 $22,900 0.00%
Books and Supplies $825 $800 $900 $900 0.00%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board $5,670 $6,200 $6,800 $7,100 +4.41%
Other $900 $2,340 $2,340 $2,340 0.00%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
Other $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state On Campus $28,875 $31,240 $32,940 $33,240 +0.91%
In-state Off Campus $22,305 $22,700 $23,800 $23,800 0.00%
In-state with Family $22,305 $22,700 $23,800 $23,800 0.00%
Average Graduate Student Tuition & Fees
Tuition for In-state Students $12,514
In-state Student Fees $0
Tuition for Out-of-state Students $12,514
Out-of-state Fees $0

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 80 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 80 100% $1,063,599 $13,295
• Federal grants 27 34% $125,897 $4,663
• Pell grants 27 34% $102,647 $3,802
• Other federal grants 18 23% $23,250 $1,292
State/local government grant or scholarships 21 26% $44,160 $2,103
Institutional grants or scholarships 80 100% $893,542 $11,169
Student loan aid 63 79% $377,641 $5,994
• Federal student loans 59 74% $339,264 $5,750
• Other student loans 5 6% $38,377 $7,675

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS PhD AA/AS CERT
Total of All Education Programs 134 45 1 3
Area, Gender, Cultural, Ethnic, and Group Studies 1
Area Studies, Other 1
Biology and Biomedical Sciences 2
Exercise Physiology 2
Business, Administration, Management, Marketing, etc. 62 10
Accounting 13
Business Administration and Management 4 10
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 38
Management Information Systems 5
Marketing/marketing Management 2
Communication and Journalism Programs 5
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 2
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 3
Computing and Information Sciences 2
Computer and Information Sciences 2
Computer Programming/programmer
Education 21 21 3
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services 14
Elementary Education and Teaching 11
Secondary Education and Teaching 5
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 5 7
Teaching English As A Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor 3
English Language, Composition and Literature/letters
English Language and Literature
Health Services and Allied Health Sciences 8
Health Services Administration 8
Health/medical Preparatory Programs, Other
History 2
History 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
General Studies 1
Humanities/humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Mathematics 1
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies 8
Intercultural/multicultural and Diversity Studies
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other 8
Psychology 16 14
Counseling Psychology 14
Psychology 16
Social Sciences
Social Sciences, Other
Theology and Religious Vocations 5
Bible/biblical Studies
Missions/missionary Studies and Missiology 2
Pastoral Studies/counseling 2
Religious/sacred Music
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other
Theology/theological Studies
Youth Ministry 1
Visual and Performing Arts 1
Music Management 1
Music
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 98%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 57%


Undergraduate Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Music Management/Merchandising B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Exercise Physiology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Education

Teacher Education, Multiple Levels B
Teacher education, multiple levels C

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Health Services Administration B
Pre-professional health science A

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Intercultural/Multicultural/Diversity Studies B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Global studies B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Bible Studies B
Missionary Studies B
Pastoral Counseling B
Religious/Sacred Music B
Theology B
Youth Ministry 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.

Northwest Christian University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(541) 343-1641
Website:www.nwcu.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.nwcu.edu/undergraduate/application-process/
Address:828 E. 11th Ave., Eugene, OR 97401-3745
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:766
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):44%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:320 (42% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$27,930
Out-of-state Tuition:$27,930
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$17,933

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Northwest Christian University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Northwest Christian University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services141
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs3
Education24
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Psychology11
Theology and Religious Vocations5
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total11248

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Northwest Christian University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services141
Education1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Grand total1163

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Northwest Christian University 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$27,930
Out-of-state$27,930
Books and supplies$900

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$15,180
Out-of-state$15,180

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid83100%
Grant or scholarship aid83100%$17,933
Student loan aid5769%$5,869

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid47689%$14,100
Federal student loans39073%$7,456

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants427162265
Percent admitted100%64%69%
Percent admitted who enrolled19%19%19%

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

Northwest Christian University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment766
Undergraduate enrollment566
Graduate enrollment200

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

Northwest Christian University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

Specialized institution accreditations:

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