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Northwestern University

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Northwestern University is a very large (over 20,000 students) private, not for profit, 4 year or above school located in the Great Lakes region in a small city setting. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a majority of graduates and or professionals. The most popular areas of study at Northwestern University include: Marketing/Marketing Management, General with 490 Masters awards; Management Science with 349 Masters awards; Organizational Behavior Studies with 337 Masters awards; Business Administration and Management, General with 335 Masters awards; Law with 295 PhD professional practice awards;. Northwestern University is located at 633 Clark St in Evanston, IL 60208.

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Northwestern University Facts

Northwestern University is located at 633 Clark St in Evanston, IL 60208

Total Applicants: 30,926
Percent Admitted: 18%
Dorm Capacity: 4,723
Graduation Rate: 94%
Retention Rate: 97%
Undergrads Under 18: 2%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 91%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 8%

Northwestern University telephone number: (847) 491-3741

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Northwestern University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $43,779
Total Cost In State: $60,840
Total Cost Out of State: $60,840

Admissions stats for Northwestern University

You have a 18% chance to get into Northwestern University and much of it depends on your GPA, Test scores and other factors

Student Demographics at Northwestern University
Northwestern University Demographics
Totals: 6,253
     Males: 3,254 (52% of total)
     Females: 2,999 (48% of total)
Asians: 826
     Asian Males: 418 (7% of total)
     Asian Females: 408 (7% of total)
Blacks: 249
     Black Males: 106 (2% of total)
     Black Females: 143 (2% of total)
Hispanics: 308
     Hispanic Males: 146 (2% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 162 (3% of total)
Native Americans: 3
     Native American Males: 2 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 1 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 5
     Hawaiian Males: 2 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 3 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 71
     Mixed Race Males: 31 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 40 (1% of total)
Whites: 2,988
     White Males: 1,533 (25% of total)
     White Females: 1,455 (23% of total)
Foreign Students: 949
     Foreign Males: 545 (9% of total)
     Foreign Females: 404 (6% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Northwestern University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(490 Masters degrees)
Management Science
(349 Masters degrees)
Organizational Behavior Studies
(337 Masters degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(335 Masters degrees)
(295 PhD professional practice degrees)
Economics, General
(262 Bachelors degrees)
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
(255 Masters degrees)
Finance, General
(248 Masters degrees)
Finance, General
(244 Masters degrees)
(186 Masters degrees)
(158 PhD professional practice degrees)
Programs for Foreign Lawyers
(157 Masters degrees)
Psychology, General
(154 Bachelors degrees)
(154 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(137 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
(117 Masters degrees)
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
(116 Masters degrees)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(115 Masters degrees)
Management Science
(113 Masters degrees)
(109 Post Masters certificate degrees)
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
(108 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(107 Bachelors degrees)
International Relations and Affairs
(105 Bachelors degrees)
Economics, General
(103 Bachelors degrees)
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
(98 Bachelors degrees)
Radio and Television
(97 Bachelors degrees)
Business/Managerial Economics
(93 Masters degrees)
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
(85 Masters degrees)
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
(84 Award > 1Yr < 2Yr degrees)
Industrial Engineering
(75 Bachelors degrees)
Northwestern University Weather
Northwestern University Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 48.20 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 34.25 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 61.47 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 29.43 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 34.29 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 72.11 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 18.47 (mph)
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What's the best feature of Northwestern University?
 Party Girls
 Drug-Free Campus
 Social Drinking Campus
 Available Classes
 Strong Alumni Network
 Class Availability
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