Academics and majors at North Central University


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Experience quality, Christian academics at North Central University

Excellence in college academics is one of North Central’s greatest strengths. Students choose academics at North Central because they want a life-changing, Christ-centered degree. We offer more than 60 college academic programs including majors and minors taught by biblically grounded faculty who care about your success.

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Los Académicos North Central University

undergraduate, graduate, and online academic programs

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What are academics like at North Central?

Christ-centered classrooms

A North Central University, the classes that you take will prepare you to be a leader in your career, whether that’s in business, education, the sciences, the arts, or ministry. Professors are devoted Christians, deep thinkers, and experienced professionals who will inspire you to reach higher and go farther in the career path God has chosen for you.

Preparation for Life after graduation

One of the biggest advantages of attending a Christian college in downtown Minneapolis is the opportunity to get real-life, hands-on internship experience in your chosen field. North Central is located in a thriving regional hub for business, the arts, healthcare, high-tech ventures, and innovative entrepreneurs. Our supportive career services staff will help connect you with internship opportunities that might lead to that first great job after graduation.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Yes. North Central University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. 

No. North Central University is a verified 501c3 non-profit university.

Yes. North Central University was founded in 1930 and we have called downtown Minneapolis our home ever since. We proudly prepare students for global leadership and ministry through top-quality academic programs, a spirit-empowered community, and an exciting downtown Minneapolis campus. The most recent data indicates that 94% of respondents had obtained employment within 6 months after graduation.

Yes! North Central provides financial aid to all of its students! Students may also apply for federal assistance through FAFSA.

The student to faculty ratio at NCU is 15:1

NCU has over 60 academic programs, including majors and minors.

NCU has 5 different colleges. The College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business and Technology, College of Fine Arts, College of Church Leadership, and the College of Graduate and Professional Education.