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Northwood University - Florida

Northwood University - Florida

2600 N Military Trail
West Palm Beach, FL 33409-2911
(561) 478-5500

Northwood University-Florida is a 4-year institution, founded in 1959. NU, which is near the center of the city, is located in West Palm Beach, FL. Northwood is one of several campuses. It offers students 14 associates level degrees and 14 degrees at the bachelors level. In 2010, 704 students pursued degrees from the 15 programs at this school. It offers subjects such as management and fire science. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this specialized school.

Admission

948 students applied to NU for admission in 2010. This school admitted just over half of the applicants or 493 students. Almost half of the admitted students are women.

Admission

948 students applied to NU for admission in 2010. This school admitted just over half of the applicants or 493 students. Almost half of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 52%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 50%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 53%

Student Demographics

NU had 704 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

NU had 704 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 415
  • Total Enrolled Female: 289
  • Undergraduate Male: 413
  • Undergraduate Female: 275
  • Graduate Male: 7
  • Graduate Female: 9

Faculty Demographics

84 faculty work for NU. About 21% of teachers are full-time and around 78% of teachers are part-time. About 64% of faculty are male.

Faculty Demographics

84 faculty work for NU. About 21% of teachers are full-time and around 78% of teachers are part-time. About 64% of faculty are male.

  • Male: 54
  • Female: 30
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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