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Northwestern University Student Demographics & Graduation Rate Information

Evanston, IL

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
8,327
Women
4,247 (51.0%)
Men
4,080 (49.0%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
8,186
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
20.4% Asian
6.2% Black/African-American
13.8% Hispanic/Latino
7.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
48.7% White
3.8% Unknown
International Students.
10.1% from 96 countries
Average Age
All Graduate Students
13,619

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
98.2%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
83.7%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
91.6%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
93.8%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Average Starting Salary
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
Disciplines Pursued
Business 0.3%
Law 3.8%
Dentistry 0.2%
Arts and Sciences 10.5%
Medicine 6.1%
Other 3%

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