Study at Northwest UniversityNorthwest University is a private, Christian, co-educational institution. It is situated in Kirkland, Washington in the United States. Northwest University was established by the Northwest Ministry Network of the Assemblies of God on 1st October, 1934. The 56-acre campus overlooks Lake Washington and the city of Seattle. Northwest University offers associate's, bachelor's and master's degrees under the following colleges and schools:
Northwest University athletic teams are nicknamed as Eagles. Northwest University is a member of the Cascade Collegiate Conference (CCC) and the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). The University is also a part of the NAIA's Champions of Character program. The athletic teams participate in sports including basketball, soccer, cross country, and track and field. Profile of Northwest UniversityNorthwest University is located in a large suburb, in Kirkland, WA. The school is officially a Assemblies of God Church school. Northwest University is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degree levels at the school top out at the Master's degree.
College of Arts and Sciences
College of Ministry
College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
School of Business and Management
School of Education
School of Nursing
One of the good things about Northwest University is its wide range of programs leading to degrees. Students at the school often study music, therapy and Counselling, and conservation and resource management.
Northwest University Selectivity
The admissions department at Northwest University does not accept all those who apply. Most students' verbal SAT scores were in the range of 440 to 560 in 2007. A quarter of students admitted in 2007 scored 560 or higher on the math SAT.
The school's tenure system is geared toward rewarding and keeping the most valuable professors.
The school offers classes to 1, 259 students (1, 174 full-time equivalent).
Many students live in housing on or near campus. The school does offer meal plans to students. Students sports include formal participation in Cascade Collegiate Conference competitions. The school offers athletic financial aid to more of its students than do most colleges.
The school reports its educational mission is:
"The Mission of Northwest College is to provide, in a distinctly evangelical Christian environment, quality education to prepare students for service and leadership
The college experience should
Develop the whole person through general studies integrated with biblical knowledge;
Include professional and vocational skills in the students preparation for service in the world; and
Help to fulfill the Great Commission and to propagate the historic faith of the sponsoring church, which is the Assemblies of God. "Northwest University Programs and Degrees
Contact: Northwest UniversityNorthwest University
|General Category||Degrees||Most Common Majors |
|Business and Management||70||business administration, business management, marketing studies, accounting and finance|
|Religion and Philosophy||55||theology and religious vocations, bible studies, missionary studies, philosophy and religious studies, religious education, Christian studies, religious music|
|Therapy and Counselling||49||Counselling psychology, psychology|
|Nursing and Emergency Medicine||32||registered nursing|
|Education and Teaching||32||elementary school teaching, ESL instruction, biology teaching, music teaching, math teaching, secondary teaching, social studies teaching|
|Liberal Arts||24||English, interdisciplinary studies, liberal arts and sciences, history, political science and government|
|Music||7||music theory and composition|
|Conservation and Resource Management||5||environmental science|
|Nutrition and Exercise Therapy||2||health and physical Education|
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