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

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Northland is an above-average private, Christian college located in Ashland, Wisconsin. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 577 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Northland acceptance rate is 67%. Popular majors include Natural Resources Conservation and Management, Biology, and Business. Graduating 54% of students, Northland alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $24,500.

About

1411 Ellis Avenue
Ashland, WI 54806
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
Upper Midwest Athletic Conference

Northland College Rankings

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Northland Admissions

Acceptance Rate
67%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
980-1105
ACT Range
21-28
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  
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Cost

Net Price
$19,822 / 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
$28,667 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
78%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 9 responses
83%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 12 responses
58%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 12 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • All
    0%
  • None
    100%
  • Some
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
577 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
32
Undergrads Over 25
4%
Pell Grant
53%
Varsity Athletes
34%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 10 responses
  • Invested in our relationship to the environment
    70%
  • Passionate about things that matter
    20%
  • Socially Awkward.
    10%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
94%
Poll
85%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 13 responses
Poll
60%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 25 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 7 responses
  • Passionate
    57%
  • Truth
    29%
  • Friendly
    14%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$33,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
54%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
60%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 5 responses

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