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Northwestern University
Address633 Clark St
CityEvanston
StateIllinois
Zip60208
TypePrivate not for profit
LevelFour or more years
Full-time Students17041
Student to Faculty Ratio7:1
Admission Rate15%
Carnegie ClassificationResearch Universities (very high research activity)
Fees
Undergrad Application Fees$75
Grad Application Fees$95
EnrollmentFees (/yr)Required Fees(/yr)
Undergrad In-State$45120$407
Undergrad Out-State$45120$407
Grad In-State$45120$440
Grad Out-State$45120$440
SAT Score
SectionScore(25/75)percentile
Critical Reading690/760
Math700/790
Writing690/770
ACT Score
SectionScore(25/75)percentile
Composite31/34
English32/35
Math35/35
Writing10/10
**Above numbers are at University/College level (not for a particular department or program)

Courses/Degrees

Engineering
Biomedical/Medical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering- General
Electrical- Electronics and Communications Engineering
Engineering Mechanics
Engineering Science
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Materials Engineering
Materials Science
Mechanical Engineering

EECS The required minimum scores for PhD students
- 90 IBT (Internet-based test), 233 CBT (computer-based test), and 577 PBT (paper-based test).

The required minimum scores for MS students
- 80 IBT, 213 CBT, and 550 PBT.


M.S. applicants: Financial aid is not available in any form, including fellowships, research assistantships, and teaching assistantships. However, several types of loans are available.

Civil Engineering
For your information, we include below the range of GRE and Cumulative Grade Point Average scores which CEE Faculty typically seek when evaluating a prospective student. This range does not serve as an admissions requirement or "cutoff," only as a guideline. Many students request this for their plans, so we include it here. GRE - Verbal Scores range from 630-800 (old scoring); 162-170 (new scoring)
GRE - Quantitative scores range from 700-800 (old scoring); 155-166 (new scoring)
GRE - Analytical (previous scoring) scores ranged from 720-800
GRE - Analytical writing ranged from 4.5-6.0
Cumulative Grade Point Average - 3.50-4.00


references: http://www.civil.northwestern.edu/graduate/prospective/applying.html

Engineering Resources

RankUniversity
21. University of Southern California
22. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
23. Northwestern University
24. Johns Hopkins University
25. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

GRE Scores and Admissions