Northwood University – Michigan

4000 Whiting Dr, Midland, MI

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NU is a nonprofit private institution located in Midland, Michigan and provides a large number of educational opportunities for students. Enrollment at NU exceeds three thousand yearly.

Here is a list of some of the popular programs Northwood University - Michigan offers:

  • Business Administration
  • Advertising and Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Vehicle and Vehicle Parts and Accessories Marketing Operations
  • Sports Management
  • Banking and Financial Support

The admissions process will begin with the submission of an application, school records, and test scores, which are then reviewed by the admissions staff. Either the ACT or SAT exam can be taken in order to be able to apply to Northwood University - Michigan. Scores between 20 to 24 on the ACT or 1260 to 1570 on the SAT are recommended to greatly increase the chance of getting accepted. NU has an acceptance rate of 68 percent of which only 33 percent decided to attend.  Additional information on school admissions can be found by reaching out to NU or by completing the form on this page.

The cost of undergraduate tuition is close to $22,000 annually. Tuition prices may change for a variety of reasons, and as such students should visit the school's price of attendance calculator to identify their personalized cost estimate of attendance. Student housing is available for students and costs about $4,800 annually. Financial aid may be offered to students that meet the necessary requirements by way of grants or student loans.

Athletic programs are available at NU through the NCAA, allowing students to compete in intercollegiate athletics. Athletic programs offered may include:

  • Baseball (NCAA Division II)
  • Basketball (NCAA Division II)
  • Track & Field (NCAA Division II)
  • Football (NCAA Division II)

Students should take a look at the school's website at to view additional information.

Admission Requirements & Details

The information regarding admissions below may provide a better idea of the students Northwood University – Michigan accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • Life Experience Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Student Enrollment

The total student enrollment at Northwood University – Michigan is about 3,300, where graduate students make up roughly 11% of the student body.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition estimates are between $23,000-$28,000 for both state residents and nonresidents
  • Part time students pay in the range of $880 to $1,100 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The table listed below helps break down the types of financial aid students receive and the percent receiving aid, as well as the average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid97%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships94%$14,245
Receiving Student Loans83%$7,830
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Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help support students, Northwood University – Michigan may offer student services including:

  • Online classes
  • Weekend and night classes available
  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Counseling assistance
  • Employing students to lower education costs
  • Assistance to find work

Graduation Rates

Northwood University – Michigan has an overall graduation rate which is close to 54%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years25%
Graduating in 5 Years6%
Graduating in 6 Years23%

Intercollegiate Athletics

Northwood University – Michigan is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports being in the NCAA Division II (with football) classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:

  • Baseball (Great Lakes Intercollegiate Ath Conf)
  • Basketball (Great Lakes Intercollegiate Ath Conf)
  • Track and Field (Great Lakes Intercollegiate Ath Conf)
  • Football (Great Lakes Intercollegiate Ath Conf)
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
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Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Get more information about the programs offered by Northwood University – Michigan by clicking the request information to the right.

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

Business and Marketing Studies

Communications and Journalism

Computer and Information Sciences

Health and Clinical Professions

Recreation and Fitness Studies

Data Disclaimer

Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Northwood University – Michigan for official up-to-date information.

Contact Information

General Contact

Admissions Office

Financial Aid Office

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