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Currently or Previously Affiliated Institutions - 03/29/2015

The directory of institutions provides information on institutions accredited by the Commission, those holding candidate for accreditation status, and those that previously held status, but have since closed, merged, or had their status withdrawn. It includes the Statement of Affiliation Status and Organizational Profile for each currently accredited and candidate institution, any Public Disclosure Notices that have been issued, and the most recent action letters from reaffirmations of accreditation occurring after June 2013.

Information provided on the Statement of Affiliation Status reflects the most recent actions of the Commission. The Commission has a multi-level decision process. Any institutional changes that are currently under review are not made public until final action has been taken.

**During the transition to the new Pathways model for reaffirmation of accreditation, some scheduled events are not displayed on this version of the Statement of Affiliation Status. Institutions can refer to the transition maps in the Open and Standard Pathways booklets for the timing of reviews. Institutions that have questions about other scheduled events should contact their HLC staff liaison.**

Northwestern University

633 Clark St.
Evanston, IL 60208
(847) 491-3741 (Main Phone)


Statement of Affiliation Status Click here for definitions...

Chief Executive Officer: Dr. Morton O. Schapiro, President
HLC Institution ID: 1135
Current Accreditation Status: Accredited
Accreditation Date(s): 01/01/1913

Summary of Commission Review

Last Reaffirmation of Accreditation: 2004 - 2005

Next Reaffirmation of Accreditation: 2014 - 2015

Last Date of Information Change: 09/22/2014

Control: Private NFP
Degrees Awarded (details below): Bachelors, Doctors, Masters, Certificate

Organizational Profile Click here for definitions...

Enrollment Headcount (last updated: 12/01/2014)
  Full-Time                       Part-Time
Undergraduate: 8,489   794
Graduate: 8,701   3,608
Dual enrollment (high school) programs:   0  

Degree Programs (last updated: 12/01/2014)
  Programs Offered   Degrees Awarded in Last Reported Year
Associate Degrees 0   0
Bachelors Degrees 85   2,246
Masters Degrees 114   3,609
Specialist Degrees 0   0
Doctoral Degrees 75   986
Certificate Programs (last updated: 12/01/2014)
  Programs Offered   Certificates Awarded in Last Reported Year
Certificates 25   448

Off-Campus Activities (last updated: 01/26/2015)

In-State:   Campuses:   None.
    Additional Locations:   Chicago downtown campus - Chicago, IL;
Out-of-State:   Campuses:   None.
    Additional Locations:   Kellogg School of Management Miami Campus - Coral Gables, FL;
Out-of-U.S.:   Campuses:   None.
    Additional Locations:   Guanghua School of Management, Peking University - Beijing, CHINA; Education City - Doha, QATAR; Kellogg HKUST - Hong Kong, CHINA; Instituto de Empresa Law School - Madrid, SPAIN; Executive LLM - Seoul, KOREA, REPUBLIC OF; Kellogg Recanati International Executive MBA - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL; Tel Aviv University - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL; Kellog-Schulich Executive MBA Program - Toronto, ON, CANADA; Kellogg WHU - Vallendar, GERMANY;