Northwood UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Midland, Michigan Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$28,080

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About Northwood University

Northwood University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Midland, Michigan. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,934, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 79%. The university offers 24 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 54%, and a student-faculty ratio of 9:1. Tuition and fees for students are $28,080.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

79% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 79%

Retention Rate 80%

Graduation Rate 54%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 960-1190

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 18-25

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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42%

Female Student Population

9:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

3k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

66%

Unknown

10%

Black

10%

Hispanic

7%

Two or more races

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

28% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

28%

State Grant Aid

44%

Institution Grant Aid

95%

Pell Grant

28%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,371
State Grant Aid $3,056
Institution Grant Aid $17,749
Pell Grant Aid $4,378
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.