North Park University

North Park University Ranking

country rank: 1551
world rank: 5215

University Overview

North Park University ranking, established in 1891, is a non-profit private higher-education college based in the urban environment of Chicago, Illinois (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000). North Park University ranking is a modest (Topuniversitieslist registration range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational US higher education college officially associated with the Christian-Evangelical faith. It is approved by the Higher Learning Commission. North Park University provides classes and services in a variety of fields that contribute to formally accredited higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 129-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. With an acceptance rate of 40-50 percent, this US higher education institution is considered to be moderately selective. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. North Park University also offers a library, accommodation, athletic facilities, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

North Park University Ranking

University Identity

Name North Park University
Founded 1891
Motto Preparing Students for Lives of Significance and Service
Colours Blue and yellow

University Location

Address 3225 W Foster Avenue Chicago 60625-4895 Illinois United States
Tel +1 (773) 244 6200
Fax +1 (773) 279 7952

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office 3225 West Foster Avenue Chicago 60625-4895 (773) 244 5500 800 888 6728

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Evangelical Covenant Church of America - www.covchurch.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes North Park University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 236,012 physical volumes, 8,697 physical media, 17,062 digital/electronic medium and 152 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes North Park University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,023 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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