NWC in the News
Collaborating to Add Upper-Level Humanities Courses
Inside Higher Ed interviewed Dean of the Graduate School & Adult Learning Rebecca Hoey about the Consortium for the Online Humanities Instruction. The Consortium seeks collaboration among liberal arts colleges, including Northwestern College, to offer shared online courses to students. (6/21/2017)
Charting a New Course
The Sioux City Journal profiled RN to BSN graduate Evonne Blankers, who received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree 35 years after she graduated from Northwestern the first time. (5/14/2017)
Northwestern College RN to BSN program named among best values
Mar 29, 2017
Northwestern College’s online RN to BSN program has been ranked 11th out of 42 in the 2017 Top Best Value Online RN to BSN Programs ranking by Collegestart.org. Northwestern is the only Iowa college to make the list.
Collegestart.org’s profile says Northwestern’s RN to BSN offers an exceptional online program that is flexible for nurses seeking to upgrade their education level and skills while maintaining their work and life responsibilities. The ranking also notes the program’s affordability, with a lower cost than the national average and financial aid opportunities. The website notes that Northwestern’s program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education and has approval from the Iowa Board of Nursing.
Collegestart.org is an online resource for information on colleges and universities for students. The site offers a career and degree comparison tool, online degree options, and guides for selecting institutions based on financial aid, college accreditation, popular majors and highest earning careers.
Northwestern College is consistently ranked high in best college lists by U.S. News & World Report, Washington Monthly, Forbes.com, Princeton Review, College Factual, Money magazine and more. The college’s RN-BSN program is also ranked 18th in the ChristianUniversitiesOnline.org Top 25 Undergraduate Online Christian Colleges and Universities list.