Northwest Suburban College has a rolling admission policy. Please note the following requirements are for general entrance to the College. Admission to a specific program may require fulfilling its own entrance criteria.

Certificates are issued upon completion of all requirements, including externship and supervised learning hours where applicable, with a cumulative grade point average of 2.0/4.0, unless otherwise noted.

The general requirements are:

  • High school diploma, GED or Equivalent. See Admissions Procedure below for more information.
  • Provisional acceptance may be provided to a student who does not meet this requirement. However, the student must provide a signed attestation of graduation, which must include the name of the high school attended, city, state, and graduation.

Admission Procedure

Northwest Suburban College / Admissions
5999 S. New Wilke Road, Building 500
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008