Northwestern College combines academic rigor with a Christian perspective for an education that earns top-20 honors in U.S. News & World Report’s annual college rankings. A Northwestern education emphasizes the development of the whole person—mind, body and spirit—in a caring, Christ-centered community. Professors integrate faith with learning in a way that imparts not just knowledge, but wisdom. Opportunities for involvement, ministry and service develop leadership skills and compassion. The result is graduates prepared for careers in a constantly changing workplace and, more importantly, ready for lives of service to God and the world.
Affiliated with the Reformed Church in America, Northwestern is located in Orange City, Iowa. The college has an enrollment of nearly 1,350 students from 31 states and 23 countries. The academic program includes more than 35 majors and numerous opportunities for off-campus study.