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Northwestern Michigan College

Traverse City, MI 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate55%

About Northwestern Michigan College

Northwestern Michigan College is a public, state college in the town of Traverse City, Michigan. Northwestern Michigan College was founded in 1951 and enrolls 4,609 undergrads and no graduate students.

2009 Acceptance Rate for Northwestern Michigan College

It is not competitive to get into Northwestern Michigan College. Around 55% of applicants get into Northwestern Michigan College each year. In 2009, 1,909 students applied to Northwestern Michigan College and 1,054 were admitted.

Northwestern Michigan College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 55%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Test Optional May require tests

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Northwestern Michigan College is located in Traverse City, Michigan,.

If you are interested in seeing Northwestern Michigan College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 31 to Traverse City, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Cherry Capitol.

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College Info

1701 East Front Street Traverse City, MI 49686-3061

Campus Setting: Small Town

Northwestern Michigan College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Northwestern Michigan College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Northwestern Michigan College is Continuous processing.

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Northwestern Michigan College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Northwestern Michigan College is like? There are approximately 4,609 students enrolled at Northwestern Michigan College. 44% percent of students attend school full-time, 98% percent are from MI and 2% percent of students are from other states.


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