Northwest Christian University (NCC)

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Northwest Christian University can be found in Eugene, OR, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. NCC has only approximately 620 enrolled students, which allows them to offer smaller classes.

Most of the students admitted to NCC had an SAT score between 1315 to 1605, or got accepted with an ACT composite score between 18 to 23. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Northwest Christian University (NCC) average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.98 - 3.25. 70% of all those students that apply are admitted to NCC, from which 37% choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Northwest Christian University (NCC) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Northwest Christian University was reported as 70.4% in Fall 2013 with over 318 applications submitted to Northwest Christian University. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • NCC SAT Scores: 1315 - 1605
  • NCC ACT Scores: 18 - 23
  • NCC Average GPA: 2.98 - 3.25

How Hard Is It to Get into Northwest Christian University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Northwest Christian University, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Northwest Christian University has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 52.2%
  • 2010-2011: 50.1%
  • 2011-2012: 65.6%
  • 2012-2013: 66.3%
  • 2013-2014: 70.4%
  • Projected NCC Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 64.8%

How Does Northwest Christian University (NCC) Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Northwest Christian University is twenty-seven percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
New Hope Christian College15.9%
Warner Pacific College52.7%
Pacific Northwest College of Art64.7%
Cornish College of the Arts59.2%
Trinity Lutheran College95.7%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Northwest Christian University (NCC) (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading450 - 535
Math435 - 530
Writing430 - 540
Total Score1315 - 1605
ACT®Score Range
English15 - 23
Math17 - 24
Composite Score18 - 23
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