Northwestern University
1,229 reviews
  1. Evanston, IL
  2. 4 Year
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Northwestern University Academics

About the Professors

Student Faculty Ratio
7:1
Female Professors
37%
Male Professors
63%
Average Professor Salary
$200,364
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    4%
  • Asian American
    13%
  • Hispanic
    3%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    3%
  • Multiracial
    0%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    1%
  • White
    76%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
93%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.82 responses
Poll
85%
of students say professors care about their students' success.82 responses
Poll
81%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.83 responses
Poll
90%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.82 responses

Quality of Education

Academics
A+
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
93%
National
47%
Full-Time Retention Rate
97%
Part-Time Retention Rate
Data not available
Academic Calendar
Quarter
Research Funding per Student
$25,255
National
$1,629
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    Yes
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

What Students Say About Education

Poll
Which statement(s) best describes the quality of education you're getting?
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100%
of students say they attend class.38 responses
32%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.38 responses
95%
of students say they do all their homework.38 responses
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