North Central College

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95 %

of Students receive Scholarships

40

Different Nationalities among Students

3000

Approximate Student Population

60

Different areas of Study

North Central College

Since 1861, North Central has been a place where new ideas lead to unlimited possibilities. An independent college dedicated to the power of the liberal arts and sciences to transform students into leaders both in their careers and communities.

Close to Chicago

Only a train ride away to Chicago – one of the America’s most exciting cities.

Incredible Facilities

There are state-of-the-art facilities updated with the latest technology and design. Everything you need to compete in a world developing at high speed.

Exciting Campus

75+ activities to choose from, campus is always full of fun and new possibilities. Opportunities that will help you find those with shared interests.

What our students say

Guro

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Florida Institute of Technology

They found me different options and scholarship offers, so that I could actually choose between multiple schools until I found the one that fit me.

Synne

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Saint Leo University

Go for it! It’s a great experience

Marthe

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Long Island University

You learn so much studying in another country. Both the language, the culture, and the things in life that cannot be taught simply through school lectures. You will have incredible fun!

Jeppe

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Quinnipiac University

It’s for someone who wants to challenge themselves, expand their perspective and get out of their comfort zone.

Henrik

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University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

My best advice would be to work hard, stay focused, and enjoy the ride as long as it lasts. 4 years of university studies goes by surprisingly fast!

Martine

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Embry Riddle Aeronautcal University

You get to live in another country and culture, and to make friends from all over the world. And you will separate yourself from the competition when you get out in the job market.

Peder

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North Park University

Just do it. It is a once in a lifetime opportunity, and you will not regret it for a second.

Felix

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Hofstra University

In the beginning everything is new and the culture might be very different to what you are used to, but like everything else, it is an adaption process and soon you’ll find your place.

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Where to find North Central:

30 North Brainard Street
Naperville
IL 60540

Best of Both Worlds

Beautiful campus just a two-minute walk from downtown Naperville, Trains to Chicago in 30 minutes, Naperville ranked “Safest City in America”

Highly Ranked

  • Ranked #13 among “Best Colleges” in the Midwest
  • Forbes’ “America’s Top Colleges”
  • Ranked among “Best Colleges for Your Money”

Personal Support

New students get airport pickup, a student mentor, an international student advisor and student services. Help is always there.

FAQs

How does the process work?

By completing the FREE APPLICATION on our website you can quickly and efficiently find out what the best options are for you. Instead of researching and applying for many universities, our experienced team can assess your credentials and preferences and inform you of the university programs that fit for you!

How do I choose the right university?

There are many reasons to choose a place to study, live and develop, the three most common considerations are: Academic Expectations – Realistically with your academic background what type of university is feasible? What degree program do you want to follow? Is the degree accredited and recognized in your home country? Financial Expectations – Of course, it needs to be financially possible. It is important to have a good picture of what you can contribute financially, as that will determine your options. Universities really varies in price based off location and type of institution. Our team can source options that fit your budget. Preferences – Are you looking to live in a big city or a smaller town? Do you want a hot climate or experience all four seasons? Would you prefer a bigger campus with many thousands of students or a smaller campus with more personal attention? By completing our one-time application we can present options that meet your preferences and abilities.

What can I study?

You can study almost anything you want! Throughout our partner universities there are hundreds of degree programs. Here is a small overview of the possibilities: ART: Graphic Design, Film, Music, Theatre, Art, Interior Design, Fashion, Photography, Art History etc. BUSINESS: Accounting, Administration, Management, Marketing, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Human Resources, International Business, Sports Management, Sports Marketing etc. COMMUNICATION: Journalism (News, Broadcast, Digital, Photo), PR, Speech Communication, Public Communication, Sports Communication, Media etc. COMPUTER SCIENCE: Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, Information Management Systems, Programming etc. Education, ENGINEERING: Bio, Civil, Industrial, Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, Mining, Environmental, Engineering Management, Petroleum Technology etc. HEALTH AND MEDICAL: Nursing, Sports and Health Sciences, Exercise Science, Kinesiology, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Physical Therapy, Nutrition, Healthcare Administration etc. LAW AND SOCIAL SCIENCES: Pre-Law, Criminal Justice, Psychology, Sociology etc. LIBERAL ARTS: Anthropology, Archaeology, Developmental studies, English, Foreign Languages (English, Spanish, French, Chinese), Geography, History, International Relations, International Studies, Philosophy, Gender Studies, Political Science, Religion etc. SCIENCE AND MATH: Astronomy, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Studies, Geology, Mathematics, Physics etc.