College Deliberately: Northwestern College

Northwestern College is a very small, private for-profit, four-year College that emphasizes career, research and character located in a suburb of Bridgeview, IL. It is known for Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Medical/Clinical Assistant and Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration.

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


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Northwestern College Higher Learning Commission Accredited 2003-09-03 2022-08-31
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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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Student Centeredness

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Student Services

Students with disabilities:
Less than 3% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
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