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North Central University
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  • 4 Year
  • MINNEAPOLIS, MN

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade C
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade C+
  8. Location
    grade A minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade C+
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade B+

About

910 ELLIOT AVE
MINNEAPOLIS, MN 55404
About North Central...
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
Upper Midwest Athletic Conference
From North Central University

CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY, DOWNTOWN OPPORTUNITIES

North Central University is a private, Christian university located in the heart of downtown Minneapolis, MN. Offering undergraduate degrees, online degrees, and graduate degrees, North Central will prepare you with the skills you need for your career and ministry.

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North Central University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
94%
SAT Range
950-1160
ACT Range
18-24
Application Fee
$25
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
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Cost

Net Price
$24,232 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$15,128 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
85%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 26 responses
78%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 32 responses
75%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 32 responses

Majors

eSports!

academic spotlight

NCU’s varsity eSports team is the first and only team of its kind in the Twin Cities, offering student athletes the chance to game while also earning a degree. Student athletes will be coached, and many are offered scholarships

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    51%
  • On Campus
    40%
  • Online
    9%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
806 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
144
Undergrads Over 25
8%
Pell Grant
41%
Varsity Athletes
22%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 20 responses
  • People who love Jesus and persue him
    55%
  • Jesus
    15%
  • Just focus on God
    15%
  • Thirsty
    10%
  • Jesus helps me not care about academics.
    5%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
74%
Poll
86%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 42 responses
Poll
65%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 57 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 23 responses
  • Christian Bubble
    43%
  • The Best
    30%
  • Home away from home
    13%
  • Doctard degree
    9%
  • Great online school
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$34,600 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
59%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
94%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 18 responses

North Central University Reviews

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