Northwestern University

General Information

Institution Type

4-year, Private not-for-profit 

Admissions Office Phone

(847) 491-3741 

Admissions Office Address

633 Clark St, Evanston, Illinois 60208 

Admissions Website

http://www.northwestern.edu 

 
Cost
Number of Students Enrolled
 
 

Admissions

Open admission policy

No

Secondary school GPA required

Required

Secondary school rank required

Recommended

Secondary school record required

Required

Completion of college-preparatory program required

Required

Recommendation required

Required

Formal demonstration of competencies required

Neither required nor recommended

Admission test score required

Required

Other test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) required

Neither required nor recommended

TOEFL (test of English as a foreign language) required

Required

Degrees/Certificates

Degrees / Certifications Offered

Doctorate
Masters
Bachelors
Certificate

Number of Programs Offered

152

Programs Offered (By Subject)

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Accounting

Accounting and Related Services, Other
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping

Acting

Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other
Playwriting and Screenwriting
Theatre Literature, History and Criticism

Allied Health

Audiology/Audiologist
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist

Art

Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art/Art Studies, General

Audio Production

Radio and Television
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other

Biochemistry

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Biology

Bioinformatics
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biotechnology
Botany/Plant Biology, Other
Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences, Other
Developmental Biology and Embryology
Biological and Physical Sciences

Biomedical Engineering

Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

Bookkeeping

Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping

Business

Accounting and Related Services, Other
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Business/Commerce, General
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Finance, General
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
Operations Management and Supervision
Real Estate
Transportation/Mobility Management
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Business Administration

Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
Operations Management and Supervision
Transportation/Mobility Management

Business Management

Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
Operations Management and Supervision
Transportation/Mobility Management

Chemistry

Chemistry, General

Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering, General

Clinical Psychology

Clinical Psychology

Communications

Communication and Media Studies, Other
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Computer Engineering

Computer Engineering, General

Computer Science

Computer Science

Counseling

Genetic Counseling/Counselor
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling
Counseling Psychology

Creative Writing

Creative Writing

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Education

Education, General
Education, Other
Music Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching

Educational Leadership

Educational Leadership and Administration, General

Engineering

Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Computer Engineering, General
Engineering Mechanics
Engineering Science
Engineering, General
Engineering, Other
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other
Engineering/Industrial Management
Materials Science

English

Creative Writing
English Language and Literature, General
Writing, General

Film

Film/Cinema/Video Studies

Finance

Business/Managerial Economics
Finance, General

Health Information Management

Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator

Health Science

Neuroscience

Healthcare

Audiology/Audiologist
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Bioethics/Medical Ethics
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
Dental Clinical Sciences, General
Genetic Counseling/Counselor
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling
Medical Informatics
Medical Scientist
Medicine
Orthotist/Prosthetist
Physical Therapy/Therapist
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
Public Health, General
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist

Healthcare Administration

Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
Health/Health Care Administration/Management

Healthcare Management

Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator

History

History, General

Human Resources

Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Labor and Industrial Relations
Organizational Behavior Studies

Information Systems

Management Information Systems, General
Management Science
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Information Technology

Computer and Information Sciences, General
Information Science/Studies
Medical Informatics

International Business

International Business/Trade/Commerce

Journalism

Journalism

Language

Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Comparative Literature
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
French Language and Literature
German Language and Literature
Italian Language and Literature
Linguistics
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Spanish Language and Literature

Law

Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General
Law
Legal Professions and Studies, Other
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other
Legal Studies, General
Programs for Foreign Lawyers
Tax Law/Taxation

Liberal Arts

General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Philosophy

Management

Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
Operations Management and Supervision
Transportation/Mobility Management
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Marketing

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Math

Applied Mathematics, General
Mathematics, General
Statistics, General

MBA

Business Administration and Management, General

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician

Music

Religious/Sacred Music
Conducting
Jazz/Jazz Studies
Keyboard Instruments
Music Performance, General
Music Theory and Composition
Music, General
Music, Other
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Stringed Instruments
Voice and Opera

Organizational Psychology

Organizational Behavior Studies

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy/Therapist

Physics

Astronomy and Astrophysics, Other
Physics, General

Political Science

Political Science and Government, General

Property Management

Real Estate

Psychology

Clinical Psychology
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics
Community Psychology
Counseling Psychology
Psychology, General
Psychology, Other

Public Administration

Public Administration
Public Policy Analysis, General

Public Health

Public Health, General

Real Estate

Real Estate

Science

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biostatistics
Developmental Biology and Embryology
Ecology
Environmental Science
Chemistry, General
Geology/Earth Science, General
Physics, General
Clinical Psychology
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics
Community Psychology
Counseling Psychology
Psychology, General
Psychology, Other
Science Technologies/Technicians, Other
Anthropology
Anthropology, Other
Geography
Social Sciences, Other

Small Business

Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies

Social Work

Community Organization and Advocacy

Sociology

Sociology

Special Education

Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities

Speech Therapy

Audiology/Audiologist
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist

Sports Management

Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Teaching

Music Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching

Technology

Biotechnology
Management Information Systems, General
Computer Science
Information Science/Studies
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Computer Engineering, General
Medical Informatics

Theology

Religion/Religious Studies

Video Production

Film/Cinema/Video Studies

Visual Communications

Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
Visual and Performing Arts, General

Web Development

E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce

Writing

Creative Writing
Writing, General