North Central College

United States of America, Illinois, Naperville

Since 1861, North Central has been a place where new ideas lead to unlimited possibilities. We’re an independent college dedicated to the power of the liberal arts and sciences to transform students into leaders both in their careers and communities. Our nearly 3,000 students study across more than 65 undergraduate and graduate programs, with their education made richer by supportive faculty and staff, world-class facilities and countless opportunities to learn beyond the classroom.


Top 10 “America’s Best Colleges” in the Midwest Source: U.S. News & World Report


Services & Amenities

Student Enrollment
Optional On Campus Dorms
Four Seasons, Snow
Gender Restriction
Study Types
Bachelor's Degree
United States of America
Gap year
Accounting, Actuarial Science, Animation, Anthropology, Applied Mathematics, Art Education, Art History, Biochemistry, Biology, Business Economics, Business Management, Chemical Microscopy, Chemistry, Chicago Area Studies, Chinese Studies, Classical Studies, Communication Studies, Community Health, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Conflict Resolution, Criminal Justice, Dance, Dispute Resolution, East Asian Studies, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Elementary Education, English, Entrepreneurship, Environmental Studies, Ethical Leadership, Ethics, Exercise Science, Film Studies, Finance, Forensic Studies, French, French Studies, Gender Studies, German Language, German Studies, Global Studies, Graphic Design, Health Sciences, History, Human Resource Management, Interactive Media Studies, Japanese Studies, Journalism, Marketing, Mechanical Engineering, Middle Eastern Studies, Music, Music Education, Musical Theater, Neuroscience, Nuclear Medicine Technology, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Law, Pre-Medical, Pre-Nursing, Pre-Occupational Therapy, Pre-Optometry, Pre-Pharmacy, Pre-Physicians Assistant, Pre-Podiatry, Pre-Veterinary, Psychology, Radiation Therapy, Religious Studies, Social Entrepreneurship, Social Innovation, Social Sciences, Sociology, Spanish, Sport Management, Studio Arts, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, Theater Production Design and Technology, Theatre
Sport Teams
Men’s Baseball, Men’s Basketball, Men’s Cross Country, Men’s Football, Men’s Golf, Men’s Lacrosse, Men’s Soccer, Men’s Swimming and Diving, Men’s Tennis, Men’s Track and Field (Outdoor), Men’s Volleyball, Men’s Wrestling, Triathlon, Women's Wrestling, Women’s Basketball, Women’s Bowling, Women’s Cross Country, Women’s Golf, Women’s Lacrosse, Women’s Soccer, Women’s Softball, Women’s Swimming and Diving, Women’s Tennis, Women’s Track and Field (Outdoor), Women’s Volleyball