North Central University Profile

North Central University is a non-profit private university located in the heart of Minneapolis. It was founded in 1930 as North Central Bible Institute.

The University has the following departments: Arts & Sciences; Bible & Theology; Business Administration; Carlstrom Deaf Studies; Communication Arts; Departments of Church Leadership; Education; English; Fine Arts; Intercultural Studies & Languages; Social & Behavioral Sciences.

North Central University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association. The University is listed in the directory of Accredited Institutions of Postsecondary Education and Programs.

North Central University is approved by the United States Department of Justice for the training of foreign students. It is approved by the State of Minnesota, Department of Education, Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, for the training of students with disability handicaps.

Ranking Profile:

- North Central University is ranked 67th in Tier 1 in the category "Regional Colleges (Midwest)" by US News 2012.

- North Central University is one of the schools receiving the Best Midwestern College designation (The Princeton Review).

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