Northwest University: Admission & Tests

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Here is a brief overview of Northwest University general admissions procedures, application policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Northwest University admission requirements are somewhat competitive, in 2015/16 the college accepted 64 percent of the applicants.

This school requires you to submit reference letters with your application but doesn't require admission test scores.

Northwest University normally will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for example, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$30
Northwest University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Northwest University is $30.00. The graduate application fee is $30.00.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Aptitude Test is a really important stage of the application. 81% of applicants at Northwest University took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 420 to 580 on Critical Reading, from 410 to 570 on Math, and from 400 to 560 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you got above 540 in SAT Critical Reading, 530 in SAT Math, and 520 in SAT Writing - this good enough to get admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
390
500
540

SAT Math
380
490
530

SAT Writing
370
480
520

ACT Test Scores

Completing American College Test is common step of the application at Northwest University. 33% of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 18 to 25 on Composite, from 16 to 26 on English, and from 17 to 25 on Math. It looks like if you have got above 24 in ACT Composite, 24 in ACT English, and 23 in ACT Math - this will most likely get you admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
17
22
24

ACT English
15
21
24

ACT Math
16
21
23

Contact Admissions

Phone
(425)
822-8266
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Northwest University, please contact the college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (425) 822-8266 or check Northwest University Website

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