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We want your North Central experience to work for you! That’s why we offer more than 90 majors, more than 60 minors, 19 graduate degree programs and six certificate programs—so you’ll have the best chance to find what fits. Our degree programs will help you open your mind, push yourself and get ready for what comes next. It’s all about you. Here, we will help you exceed your personal best!

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Meet current students and recent graduates who’ve had transformational experiences at North Central. They found inspiring faculty mentorship, eye-opening courses, unique learning and leadership opportunities outside the classroom, and more. Join our diverse community of learners!


The Cardinal women’s wrestling program is poised to make history of their own during Women’s History Month, as they pursue a second straight team national championship.

  • Check out CBS 2 Chicago’s feature on the building of the program and how it is contributing to North Central’s nationwide reputation as an athletics destination.
  • Read our coverage of the Cardinal women’s back-to-back regional championships.
  • Find out how to watch North Central in the 2024 National Collegiate Women’s Wrestling Championships March 8-9 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
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