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Building a Better Future
With a student-first approach and focused career education, Northwestern College stands out from traditional chain schools and community colleges around the nation.
in Some of the Fastest-Growing Fields
At Northwestern College, our goal is to empower our students and provide them with the necessary skills and knowledge to find success in their preferred fields. We’re proud to offer a wide selection of programs in the following areas:
Get trained and ready for a brand-new career in a year or less with certificate programs at NC.
Our certificate programs do not require general education courses, so our students can gain focused training in a year or less. The purpose of these programs is to help students streamline their education and put their skills to use in the workplace as soon as possible. Our certificate programs include:
In just two years, gain the skills and knowledge you need to step into growing, in-demand positions in the medical field.
Students can further their knowledge and jumpstart their careers through our associate degree programs. These programs are ideal for new students, as well as those with prior certificates on their resumes. In as little as two years, you can complete the requirements necessary to step into an in-demand position within the medical field. Our associate degree programs include:
Designed specifically for students who have already earned an associate degree in their fields, our bachelor’s degree programs can help you advance your current education and expand your career potential. We offer a bachelor’s degree program in:
Programs Offered 100% Online
To serve a wider student base, Northwestern College is committed to making pursuing higher education more convenient. Many of our programs are offered entirely online to ensure following your career goals is possible even while managing work responsibilities and other obligations. These include:
- Health Information Technology AAS
- Health Information Management BS
- Medical Assisting Certificate (offered 100% online and on campus)
Get to Know More About Northwestern College
Northwestern College’s top priority is to provide its students with an outstanding, comprehensive education. Our entire staff is dedicated to preparing you to achieve a rewarding career path in your chosen field. Students can expect the following while learning at Northwestern College:
Benefit from the small class sizes and individualized attention that an NC education provides.
We have been part of the Chicagoland area for well over a century, helping students just like you to succeed.
We design our certificate and degree programs to get you out of the classroom and into the workplace quickly.
Regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), Northwestern College also holds other program accreditations and approvals.
Find a Career Path at Northwestern College
Begin your journey as a healthcare professional through one of our programs. Serving students in Oak Lawn, IL, and the greater Chicago area, Northwestern College also offers online programs. With flexible scheduling and online classes, our diverse student population can find it easier to balance personal and professional responsibilities while earning their degree.
Let us guide you on your way to a successful and fulfilling career path. Request info to learn more about our academic programs or to enroll today.