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Northwestern College    
  Feb 22, 2018
2017-18 Catalog

2017-18 Catalog

This online catalog contains the most up-to-date listing of Northwestern College undergraduate academic programs and courses. For a schedule of when courses are available, visit the registrar’s office online listing of course offerings.



  • Click Northwestern Core Requirements on the left side of the screen to view general education goals and requirements.

  • Click Programs to view major, minor, teaching endorsement, career concentration, pre-professional or certificate requirements.

  • Click Courses to view course descriptions.


Northwestern College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association. Individual programs are accredited by the Iowa Department of Education, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education, the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education, the Council on Social Work Education and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. The Nursing program is approved by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Accreditation documents are located in the Office of the President. 


Northwestern College reserves the right to change academic requirements or policies, as stated in this catalog, at the beginning of each term, with proper notification of such changes to be distributed to all students and faculty.


2017-18 Undergraduate Catalog

2017-18 Graduate Catalog

2016-17 Undergraduate Catalog

2015-16 Catalog

2014-15 Catalog

2013-14 Catalog

2012-13 Catalog

2011-12 Catalog

2010-11 Catalog

2009-10 Catalog