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Northwestern Michigan College

Traverse City, MI 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate55%
Acceptance Rate55%

Northwestern Michigan College Admissions

If you are applying to Northwestern Michigan College, the fee for the application is $20.

Students who submit their applications to Northwestern Michigan College for fall should anticipate a decision by August 22.

Northwestern Michigan College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Northwestern Michigan College's admissions stats.

Northwestern Michigan College 2022 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist No

Northwestern Michigan College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Northwestern Michigan College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Want to Apply Early to Northwestern Michigan College?

Northwestern Michigan College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Find a list of some selective colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on Northwestern Michigan College Admissions

Transferring to Northwestern Michigan College

Transfer student admissions is not difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Northwestern Michigan College

Northwestern Michigan College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Northwestern Michigan College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are are most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Northwestern Michigan College

Wondering what factors are considered by Northwestern Michigan College during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Considered

Make sure to check with Northwestern Michigan College for more information on admission factors.

Northwestern Michigan College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Northwestern Michigan College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Northwestern Michigan College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Northwestern Michigan College?

Northwestern Michigan College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Northwestern Michigan College does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Northwestern Michigan College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

More Information on Transferring to Northwestern Michigan College

For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to Northwestern Michigan College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.Applicants should hear back by August 22.

Transfer students can enroll in Northwestern Michigan College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

Northwestern Michigan College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Northwestern Michigan College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Northwestern Michigan College.

Does Northwestern Michigan College accept transfer credits?

✅ Northwestern Michigan College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Northwestern Michigan College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests

Do I have to submit test scores to Northwestern Michigan College?

✅ Northwestern Michigan College is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is Northwestern Michigan College's acceptance rate?

✅ Northwestern Michigan College's acceptance rate is 55%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Northwestern Michigan College?

❌ Northwestern Michigan College does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About Northwestern Michigan College?

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Northwestern Michigan College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


How hard is it to get into Northwestern Michigan College? Northwestern Michigan College is a open admission institution. The Northwestern Michigan College acceptance rate is 55%. This means that the institution accepts 55 out of every 100 applicants.


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.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Northwestern Michigan College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Northwestern Michigan College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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Campus Setting

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