North Park University Rankings

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In the World#3092 of 14178
In North America#922 of 2629
In the United States#850 of 2528
In Illinois#34 of 100
In Chicago#13 of 38

Quick Review

Religion
Evangelical Covenant Church of America
Acceptance rate
48%
Average SAT
1075
Average ACT
22
Avg. cost to attend
$20,068 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,912
Graduates
980
Male:Female Ratio
37:63
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

North Park University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate48%43%51%
Applicants4,4351,8432,592
Admissions2,1137991,314
Freshmen enrolled full time371146225

247 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

336 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
281 or 76%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 970
or below

75% of them
had 1180
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in North Park University are 970-1180 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
116 or 31%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 25
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in North Park University are 19-25 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
TOEFL Recommended
Secondary school record Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1205 (42%)
Hispanic692 (24%)
Black or African American304 (11%)
Asian265 (9%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown202 (7%)
Nonresident Alien132 (5%)
Two or more races71 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander12 (0.4%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$20,068/year
Average aid awarded
$18,596
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$17,808
$30-48K$17,270
$48-75K$18,813
$75-110K$19,563
$110K+$24,628

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$30,360$13,896
Tuition in-state$30,360$13,896
Tuition out-of-state$30,360$13,896
Fee in-district$670$180
Fee in-state$670$180
Fee out-of-state$670$180

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity975
Combined charge for room and board$10,160
Room charge$5,010
Meal charge$5,150

North Park University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Business Administration and Management, General8757
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse93
Non-Profit & Public & Organizational Management1043
Psychology, General39
Biology & Biological Sciences, General35
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing25
Counseling Psychology20
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General19
Community Health Services & Liaison & Counseling18
Elementary Education and Teaching513
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies14
Divinity & Ministry13
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels12
English Language and Literature, General11
Geriatric Nurse & Nursing11
Advertising10
Athletic Training & Trainer10
Educational Leadership and Administration, General10
Secondary Education and Teaching9
Art & Art Studies, General9
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration & Management9
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology, Other9
Voice and Opera9
History, General8
Political Science and Government, General8
Mechanical Engineering8
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General8
Biochemistry7
Music, General7
Sociology7
Nursing Science6
Speech Communication and Rhetoric5
Music Teacher Education5
Mass Communication & Media Studies5
Bible & Biblical Studies5
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth5
Marketing & Marketing Management, General5
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration5
Music Performance, General4
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching4
Religious Education4
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other4
Chemistry, General3
Mathematics, General3
Philosophy3
Education, General3
Spanish Language and Literature2
Kindergarten & Preschool Education and Teaching2
Multicultural Education2
Theology & Theological Studies2
Theology and Religious Vocations, Other2
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution1
Management Information Systems, General1
Youth Ministry1
Grand Total4812522
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate62%57%65%
  • Full-time retention rate - 75%

Publications & Citations

Publications
231
Citations
2,273

Publication count by topic

Psychology
49
Sociology
40
Medicine
29
Philosophy
21
History
16
Mathematics
10
Political science
10
Art
9
Computer science
8
Engineering
7
Geography
5
Biology
5
Chemistry
4
Business
3
Materials science
3
Environmental science
2
Physics
2
Geology
1
Economics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy147033
History219410
Sociology2227231
Psychology25871,030
Art33301
Environmental science3670104
Physics372177
Mathematics3943142
Geology40169
Medicine4071298
Political science44936
Computer science4539128
Engineering493718
Business496111
Materials science514220
Biology524671
Geography53403
Chemistry59259

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199012
199112
199203
199314
199414
199510
199626
199711
199824
199921
200064
200119
200219
2003524
2004135
2005628
2006238
2007848
20081466
200913101
201014127
201110139
201216134
201310147
20148193
20158179
201615154
201725164
201815157
20196167
202013231

General info

Founded1891
WikipediaNorth Park University
MottoPreparing Students for Lives of Significance and Service
Colorsblue, yellow
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff450
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address3225 W Foster Ave
Chicago, Illinois, 60625-4895
United States
City population2,722,000
Phone7732446200
Fax+1 (773) 279 7952

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