Northwestern College

2023 Rankings for Northwestern College

Any NWC bachelor's degree rankings and awards from College Factual will be listed on this page.

Top Rankings for NWC:

Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for Education in Iowa Most Focused Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific in Iowa Most Focused Bachelor's Degree Colleges for Education in Iowa Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration in Iowa
#1 out of 15 #1 out of 39 #1 out of 28 #1 out of 7
 

Ranking Highlights

How NWC Ranks in College Factual's Best Quality Rankings

#409 Best Colleges
#117 Best Teacher Education Grade Specific Schools
#185 Best Education Schools

Honorable Mention in Best Colleges Ranking

#409 out of 2,241 for students.

This makes NWC a top 20% school for students.

The Best Colleges Ranking was created to help students find the best quality colleges in the U.S.

 

Top Ranked Majors

Best Teacher Education Grade Specific SchoolsNWC has 37 top ranked majors.

The best ranking is for Grade Specific Ed students.

Some of the factors that go into the Best Teacher Education Grade Specific Schools Ranking include major focus and popularity, as well as the salaries of graduates.

The best 15 rankings are listed below:

Ranking Name Rank Out Of Details
Best Athletic Training Schools in Iowa 1 7 View Report
Best Athletic Training Bachelor’s Degree Schools in Iowa 1 6 View Report
Best Education Master’s Degree Schools in Iowa 3 15 View Report
Best Athletic Training Bachelor’s Degree Schools in the Plains States Region 6 30 View Report
Best General Educational Leadership & Administration Master’s Degree Schools in the Plains States Region 8 53 View Report
Best Secondary Education Schools in the Plains States Region 9 47 View Report
Best Teacher Education Grade Specific Master’s Degree Schools in the Plains States Region 9 47 View Report
Best Early Childhood Education Schools in the Plains States Region 9 51 View Report
Best Educational Administration Master’s Degree Schools in the Plains States Region 10 65 View Report
Best General Educational Leadership & Administration Graduate Degree Schools in the Plains States Region 12 62 View Report
Best Teacher Education Grade Specific Bachelor’s Degree Schools in the Plains States Region 15 111 View Report
Best Elementary Education Schools in the Plains States Region 15 110 View Report
Best Elementary Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools in the Plains States Region 15 106 View Report
Best Teacher Education Grade Specific Schools in the Plains States Region 16 123 View Report
Best Education Master’s Degree Schools in the Plains States Region 16 103 View Report
Best Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools in the Plains States Region 22 122 View Report
Best Education Schools in the Plains States Region 25 127 View Report
Best Early Childhood Education Master’s Degree Schools 32 160 View Report
Best Early Childhood Education Graduate Degree Schools 35 191 View Report
Best Secondary Education Schools 54 369 View Report
Best Early Childhood Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools 55 349 View Report
Best Early Childhood Education Schools 73 497 View Report
Best General Educational Leadership & Administration Master’s Degree Schools 78 467 View Report
Best Elementary Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools 79 611 View Report
Best Teacher Education Grade Specific Bachelor’s Degree Schools 90 767 View Report
Best General Educational Leadership & Administration Schools 92 521 View Report
Best Teacher Education Grade Specific Master’s Degree Schools 94 519 View Report
Best Elementary Education Schools 95 689 View Report
Best Educational Administration Master’s Degree Schools 96 578 View Report
Best General Educational Leadership & Administration Graduate Degree Schools 103 550 View Report
Best Teacher Education Grade Specific Graduate Degree Schools 104 557 View Report
Best Educational Administration Schools 110 629 View Report
Best Teacher Education Grade Specific Schools 117 965 View Report
Best Educational Administration Graduate Degree Schools 119 637 View Report
Best Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools 138 872 View Report
Best Education Master’s Degree Schools 160 873 View Report
Best Education Schools 185 1,080 View Report

How NWC Ranks for Value

#7 Best Graduate Degree Colleges for the Money
#5 Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for Education
#5 Best Value Master's Degree Colleges for Education
Best Graduate Degree Colleges for the Money

Top Placement in Best Graduate Degree Colleges for the Money Ranking

#7 out of 1,149.

This makes NWC a top 1% school for overall value.

The Best Value Schools for a Graduate Ranking helps students discover their best college education for the money.

 

Best for the Money Majors

Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for EducationNWC has 50 best value majors.

The best ranking is for Graduate Degree Education students.

The Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for Education Ranking is a ranking for the highest quality majors for the most affordable cost.

The best 15 rankings are listed below:

Ranking Name Rank Out Of Details
Best Value Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration in Iowa 1 7 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for Early Childhood Education 1 191 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Early Childhood Education 1 160 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for Education in Iowa 1 15 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific in Iowa 1 6 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for Educational Administration in Iowa 1 8 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific in the Plains States Region 1 47 View Report
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Secondary Education in Iowa 1 8 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration in Iowa 1 7 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Early Childhood Education in the Plains States Region 1 12 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Education in Iowa 1 15 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Educational Administration in Iowa 1 8 View Report
Best Value Colleges for Educational Administration in Iowa 1 8 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration in Iowa 1 7 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for Early Childhood Education in the Plains States Region 1 13 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific in Iowa 1 8 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific in the Plains States Region 1 51 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Education in the Plains States Region 2 103 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for Education in the Plains States Region 2 105 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration in the Plains States Region 3 53 View Report
Best Value Colleges for Educational Administration in the Plains States Region 3 65 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for Educational Administration in the Plains States Region 3 67 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Educational Administration in the Plains States Region 3 65 View Report
Best Value Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration in the Plains States Region 3 59 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration in the Plains States Region 3 62 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific 4 519 View Report
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Education in Iowa 4 20 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific 4 557 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for Education 5 887 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Education 5 873 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration 6 467 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Educational Administration 7 578 View Report
Best Value Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration 7 521 View Report
Best Value Colleges for General Special Education in the Plains States Region 7 61 View Report
Best Value Colleges for Special Education in the Plains States Region 7 70 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration 7 550 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for General Special Education in the Plains States Region 8 46 View Report
Best Value Colleges for Educational Administration 8 629 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for Educational Administration 8 637 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for General Special Education in the Plains States Region 8 43 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Special Education in the Plains States Region 9 48 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for Special Education in the Plains States Region 10 52 View Report
Best Value Colleges for General Special Education 17 515 View Report
Best Value Colleges for Special Education 21 603 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for General Special Education 23 381 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for General Special Education 25 423 View Report
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Special Education 27 466 View Report
Best Value Graduate Degree Colleges for Special Education 30 500 View Report
Best Value Colleges for Early Childhood Education 52 497 View Report
Best Value Colleges for Education 102 1,080 View Report

Other Rankings

#74 Highest Paid Health & Physical Education Graduates
#72 Highest Paid Bachelor's Degree Health & Physical Education Graduates
#1 Highest Paid Athletic Training Graduates in Iowa

NWC has earned:

  • 10 highest paid major rankings.

  • 30 popular major rankings.

  • 119 most focused major rankings.

Highest Paid Awards

Highest Paid Health & Physical Education GraduatesTheir best ranking for highest paid major is for Phys Ed students seeking high pay.

If you're interested in high pay after graduating, the Highest Paid Health & Physical Education Graduates Ranking is for you.

All rankings are listed in the table below:

Ranking Name Rank Out Of More Info
Highest Paid Athletic Training Graduates in Iowa 1 7 View Report
Highest Paid Bachelor’s Degree Athletic Training Graduates in Iowa 1 6 View Report
Highest Paid Master’s Degree General Special Education Graduates in Iowa 1 6 View Report
Highest Paid Master’s Degree Early Childhood Education Graduates in the Plains States Region 2 12 View Report
Highest Paid Sports Management Graduates in the Plains States Region 7 40 View Report
Highest Paid Master’s Degree General Special Education Graduates in the Plains States Region 7 43 View Report
Highest Paid Master’s Degree Special Education Graduates in the Plains States Region 9 48 View Report
Highest Paid Master’s Degree General Educational Leadership & Administration Graduates in the Plains States Region 10 53 View Report
Highest Paid Bachelor’s Degree Health & Physical Education Graduates 72 511 View Report
Highest Paid Health & Physical Education Graduates 74 541 View Report

Most Popular Colleges for Teacher Education Grade SpecificTheir best ranking for most popular major is for Grade Specific Ed students.

The Most Popular Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific Ranking is simply a ranking of majors that have the most students attending.

The best 15 rankings are listed below:

Ranking Name Rank Out Of More Info
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Other Visual Art in the Plains States Region 1 5 View Report
Most Popular Colleges for Early Childhood Education in Iowa 1 12 View Report
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Secondary Education in Iowa 1 12 View Report
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for Educational Administration in Iowa 2 10 View Report
Most Popular Colleges for General Special Education in Iowa 2 11 View Report
Most Popular Colleges for Educational Administration in Iowa 2 10 View Report
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific in Iowa 2 10 View Report
Most Popular Colleges for Secondary Education in Iowa 2 21 View Report
Most Popular Colleges for Early Childhood Education in the Plains States Region 4 90 View Report
Most Popular Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific in Iowa 4 39 View Report
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for English & Language Arts Education in the Plains States Region 10 75 View Report
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration in the Plains States Region 11 68 View Report
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Religion/Religious Studies in the Plains States Region 11 56 View Report
Most Popular Colleges for English & Language Arts Education in the Plains States Region 12 76 View Report
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for Educational Administration in the Plains States Region 14 82 View Report
Most Popular Colleges for Secondary Education in the Plains States Region 15 84 View Report
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Business and Innovation/Entrepreneurship Teacher Education 20 104 View Report
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for Early Childhood Education 29 233 View Report
Most Popular Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific in the Plains States Region 29 207 View Report
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Secondary Education 58 325 View Report
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration 72 646 View Report
Most Popular Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration 105 723 View Report
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for Educational Administration 105 781 View Report
Most Popular Colleges for Early Childhood Education 106 1,022 View Report
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Religion/Religious Studies 110 551 View Report
Most Popular Colleges for Educational Administration 166 857 View Report
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific 226 1,177 View Report
Most Popular Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific 254 1,836 View Report
Most Popular Colleges for Education 439 2,248 View Report

Most Focused Awards

Most Focused Colleges for EducationTheir best ranking for most focused major is for Education students.

See the full list of Most Focused Colleges for Education Ranking.

The best 15 rankings are listed below:

Ranking Name Rank Out Of More Info
Most Focused Colleges for Secondary Education in Iowa 1 21 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Educational Administration in Iowa 1 10 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Early Childhood Education in the Plains States Region 1 90 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Other Visual Art in the Plains States Region 1 5 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Educational Administration in Iowa 1 10 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Early Childhood Education in the Plains States Region 1 15 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Secondary Education in Iowa 1 12 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration in Iowa 1 9 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Education in Iowa 1 28 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific in Iowa 1 39 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Early Childhood Education in Iowa 1 6 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific in Iowa 1 28 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Early Childhood Education in Iowa 1 12 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific in Iowa 1 10 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration in Iowa 1 9 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration in the Plains States Region 2 68 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Early Childhood Education in the Plains States Region 2 60 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Religious Studies in Iowa 2 19 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for General Special Education in Iowa 2 11 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Special Education in Iowa 2 10 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Education in Iowa 2 19 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Religion/Religious Studies in Iowa 2 18 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Educational Administration in the Plains States Region 2 92 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration in the Plains States Region 2 78 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Educational Administration in the Plains States Region 2 82 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Secondary Education in the Plains States Region 2 55 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Education in Iowa 2 39 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Secondary Education in the Plains States Region 3 84 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Religious Studies in Iowa 4 20 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific in the Plains States Region 4 207 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for English & Language Arts Education in the Plains States Region 5 75 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Education in the Plains States Region 5 238 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Religion/Religious Studies in the Plains States Region 5 56 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Early Childhood Education 5 233 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Elementary Education in Iowa 5 39 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific in the Plains States Region 5 64 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Religious Studies in the Plains States Region 6 65 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Secondary Education 6 325 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Education in the Plains States Region 6 169 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific in the Plains States Region 6 157 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for English & Language Arts Education in the Plains States Region 6 76 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Education in the Plains States Region 7 128 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Religion/Religious Studies in the Plains States Region 7 60 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Business and Innovation/Entrepreneurship Teacher Education 8 104 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration 10 646 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Educational Administration 11 781 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for General Educational Leadership & Administration 11 723 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Religious Studies in the Plains States Region 11 71 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Public Relations & Advertising in the Plains States Region 12 72 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Educational Administration 13 857 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for English & Language Arts Education 13 441 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Early Childhood Education 14 1,022 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Business and Innovation/Entrepreneurship Teacher Education 15 117 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Theater Arts in the Plains States Region 16 120 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for General Music in the Plains States Region 17 128 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for English & Language Arts Education 18 509 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific 18 1,836 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Philosophy & Religious Studies in the Plains States Region 19 110 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Relations, Advertising, & Applied Communication 20 134 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Rhetoric & Composition 21 129 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Education 21 2,248 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific 22 1,177 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Public Relations, Advertising, & Applied Communication 22 166 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Philosophy & Religious Studies in the Plains States Region 23 117 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Secondary Education 23 648 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Elementary Education in the Plains States Region 23 180 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Music in the Plains States Region 23 146 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Education 25 1,389 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for History in the Plains States Region 27 150 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Early Childhood Education 28 542 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Athletic Training 39 302 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Religion/Religious Studies 40 551 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Teacher Education Grade Specific 43 747 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Education 44 1,234 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Athletic Training 58 415 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Religious Studies 61 631 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Religion/Religious Studies 62 609 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Elementary Education 65 953 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Relations & Advertising 80 426 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for General Special Education 80 542 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Elementary Education 89 1,208 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Public Relations & Advertising 90 513 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Religious Studies 108 714 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for General Music 115 918 View Report
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Special Education 117 630 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for General Special Education 130 743 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for General Music 134 1,159 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Philosophy & Religious Studies 149 1,010 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Teacher Education Subject Specific 153 950 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Theater Arts 158 794 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Theater Arts 178 995 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for Philosophy & Religious Studies 210 1,195 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Accounting 221 1,111 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for General History 241 1,251 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for History 251 1,264 View Report
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for History 251 1,264 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for General History 267 1,465 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for History 283 1,481 View Report
Most Focused Colleges for History 283 1,481 View Report

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