Northwood University: Statistics

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#791 of 2,624In North America
#726 of 2,523In the United States
#23 of 62In Michigan
#298 of 1,007For Radiation Therapy

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
79%
Average SAT
1075
Average ACT
22
Avg. cost to attend
$20,610 /y
Aid receiving
98%
Undergraduates
2,623
Graduates
311
Male:Female Ratio
58:42
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Northwood University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate79%80%77%
Applicants1,099722377
Admissions869578291
Freshmen enrolled full time28019981
Freshmen enrolled part time19145

743 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,187 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
244 or 87%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 960
or below

75% of them
had 1190
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Northwood University are 960-1190 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
77 or 27%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 25
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Northwood University are 18-25 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1937 (66%)
Black or African American304 (10%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown291 (10%)
Hispanic195 (7%)
Nonresident Alien92 (3%)
Two or more races75 (3%)
Asian31 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native4 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander3 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$20,610/year
Average aid awarded
$20,673
Students receiving aid
98%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$14,573
$30-48K$14,903
$48-75K$20,968
$75-110K$22,497
$110K+$25,435

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$26,690$37,080
Tuition in-state$26,690$37,080
Tuition out-of-state$26,690$37,080
Fee in-district$1,390
Fee in-state$1,390
Fee out-of-state$1,390

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity944
Combined charge for room and board$10,790
Room charge$5,620
Meal charge$5,170

Northwood University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General25387169
Accounting116
Marketing & Marketing Management, General74
Vehicle and Vehicle Parts and Accessories Marketing Operations60
International Business & Trade & Commerce40
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management32
Finance, General311
Organizational Leadership26
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other23
Advertising20
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management19
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies16
Information Science & Studies13
Health & Health Care Administration & Management11
Fashion Merchandising11
Computer and Information Sciences, General9
Hospitality Administration & Management, General9
Insurance5
Franchising and Franchise Operations4
Marketing, Other2
Business & Managerial Economics1
Grand Total25883196
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate54%49%61%
  • Full-time retention rate - 80%
  • Part-time retention rate - 43%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,412
Citations
46,635

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
1,005 / 40,113
Biology
464 / 18,601
Oncology and Cancer research
355 / 15,116
Radiation Therapy
291 / 13,982
Surgery
218 / 13,050
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
185 / 9,004
Health Science
158 / 8,379
Physics
156 / 5,216
Engineering
139 / 2,551
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
134 / 4,210
Chemistry
97 / 2,291
Pathology
71 / 3,461
Medical Physics
69 / 3,237
Materials Science
60 / 1,635
Demography
54 / 3,295
Environmental Science
48 / 827
Critical Care Nursing
48 / 1,599
Computer Science
46 / 1,350
Healthcare Management (MHA)
39 / 1,652
Business
38 / 819
Family medicine
36 / 1,339
Urology
36 / 1,334
Psychology
35 / 868
Physical Therapy
35 / 1,297
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
34 / 2,381
Pharmacology
31 / 1,401
Pediatrics
23 / 642
Immunology
21 / 923
Optical Engineering
20 / 351
Metallurgical Engineering
19 / 375
Dermatology
19 / 523
Anatomy and Physiology
19 / 529
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
18 / 1,072
Mathematics
17 / 390
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
17 / 821
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
17 / 875
Biochemistry
16 / 347
Nursing
16 / 948
Anesthesiology
15 / 803
Geology
14 / 226

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990277
199116105
19921490
199318135
199414133
199527159
199630195
199723211
199820301
199926337
200023390
200127484
200228522
200330587
200422645
200547819
200642976
2007471148
2008321242
2009321388
2010411605
2011421956
2012442125
2013652383
2014712567
2015642734
2016713214
2017703539
2018643090
2019723983
20201105543

Northwood University alumni

  1. Ana Brnabić

    Photo
    Ana Brnabić
    Born in
    Serbia Flag Serbia
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Enrolled in Northwood University
    In 1998 graduated with laurea in business administration
    Occupations
    politicianeconomist
    Biography

    Ana Brnabić is a Serbian politician serving as the prime minister of Serbia since 2017. She is the first woman and first openly gay person to hold the office.

  2. Dick DeVos

    Photo
    Dick DeVos
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    businesspersoninvestor
    Biography

    Richard Marvin DeVos Jr. is an American businessman and author. The son of Amway co-founder Richard DeVos, he served as CEO of the multi-level marketing company from 1993 to 2002. In 2006, DeVos ran for Governor of Michigan, but lost to the then-incumbent Democrat Jennifer Granholm. In 2012, Forbes magazine listed his father as the #351 richest person in the world, with a net worth of approximately US$5.4 billion. DeVos is the husband of Betsy DeVos, the former United States Secretary of Education in the Trump administration.

  3. Dan DeVos

    Photo
    Dan DeVos
    Biography

    Daniel G. DeVos is an American businessman and sports executive. He is the son of Helen June (Van Wesep) and Amway co-founder Richard DeVos.

  4. Candice Miller

    Photo
    Candice Miller
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Candice Sue Miller is an American politician who was the U.S. Representative for Michigan's 10th congressional district from 2003 to 2017. She is former Michigan Secretary of State, Macomb County Treasurer, and Harrison Township Supervisor. She is a member of the Republican Party. In November 2016, she was elected Macomb County Public Works commissioner, defeating 6-term incumbent Anthony Marrocco.

General info

Alternative namesNU
Founded1959
Colorsdark blue, light blue
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff492
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools

Location and Contacts

Address4000 Whiting Dr
Midland, Michigan, 48640-2398
United States
City population42,000
Phone8006229000

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