2014-15 Catalog 
    Jun 17, 2024  
2014-15 Catalog [Archived Catalog]



Northwestern College is registered as a private institution with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to sections 136A.61 to 136A.71.  Registration is not an endorsement of the institution.  Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other institutions.


Northwestern College provides opportunities for online learning to students located in Texas, but is not regulated in Texas under Chapter 132 of the Texas Education Code because Northwestern College has no physical presence in Texas.  Northwestern College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.  Students who wish to file a complaint may contact the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board or the Higher Learning Commission. 


Northwestern College is authorized by the Washington Student Achievement Council and meets the requirements and minimum educational standards established for degree-granting institutions under the Degree-Granting Institutions Act.  This authorization is subject to periodic reviews and authorizes Northwestern College to advertise and recruit for specific degree programs.  The Council may be contacted for a list of currently authorized programs.  Authorization by the Council does not carry with it an endorsement by the Council of the institution or its programs.  Any person desiring information about the requirements of the act or the applicability of those requirements to the institution may contact the Council at P.O. Box 43430, Olympia, WA 98504-3430.