Northwestern College – Chicago (NC)

4829 North Lipps Avenue, Chicago, IL

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Northwestern College operates as a private institution dedicated to offering a sound education for students located in and around Chicago. Students can choose from a few areas of study, including:

  • Business and Marketing Studies
  • Health and Clinical Professions
  • Legal Professions and Studies

Last year over 130 students graduated with a graduation rate of around 23%. Northwestern College offers at least twenty different programs available, with an Associates degree being the highest degree offered. The more popular enrolled programs are shown below:

  • Business Administration
  • Medical Records Technician
  • Paralegal
  • Bookkeeping
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Law and Justice Administration

To help students and alumni succeed, Northwestern College may provide services including:

  • Online course work available
  • Weekend and night classes available
  • Counseling assistance
  • Student employment
  • Assistance to find work

The last reported accreditation for Northwestern College was done by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. Please visit for more information on programs offered and consumer disclosures.

Programs Offered

The following is a list of areas of study available at Northwestern College – Chicago. Programs that have a link will take you to the program's profile page where education requirements, career pathways, and other information is available.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Business and Marketing Studies

Health and Clinical Professions

Legal Professions and Studies

Security and Protective Services

*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average annual "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around -. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $25 application fee for students applying to the school. The figures listed are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Tuition is estimated to be around $19,000 per year
  • The estimated tuition for part time students is around $490 to $580 per credit hour
  • Required fees: $610

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid98%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships90%$6,236
Receiving Student Loans96%$12,622

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Contact Information

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