College Deliberately: Northwestern College

Northwestern College is a very small, private for-profit, four or more years College that emphasizes career, research and character located in a suburb of Bridgeview, IL.

Northwestern College

place 7725 South Harlem Avenue, Bridgeview, IL 60455
phone Phone: (708) 237-5050
web Web: http://www.NC.edu
  • Northwestern College is also known as:
    Northwestern College, NC, nc, NBC, nbc, NWBC, nwbc, Northwestern College, Southwestern College


The following information is gathered from a variety of public sources, and is updated annually. The user is advised to visit the accreditor’s site (linked where available) to verify accreditation status before making any decisions.
AgencyType / Program
Campus StatusInitial Accreditation date
Northwestern College NapervilleInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2002
Northwestern College – Academic CenterInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2016
Accreditors certify that the institution upholds high academic standards, and acts with integrity towards its students. Most institutions are reviewed on a 10-year cycle, with follow-up reviews at the 5-year mark.
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Northwestern College, an institution of higher education, encourages, prepares, and empowers its diverse student body to pursue their career and educational goals. Our distinctive programs, combined with our commitment, integrity, and student-centered learning community, provide employers with well-prepared graduates.

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