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Focused on YOU!

At North Central College, you decide your own future. You’ll discover new ways to think, broaden your perspective, experience new places and work with people who have been where you want to go. Together we will get you ready to make a real difference in our world. This is about YOU. Our job? To help you Exceed Your Personal Best.

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Highlight Stories

Students from North Central College’s Master of Athletic Training (MAT) program at the Chicago Marathon.

From the classroom to the Chicago Marathon

Faculty and students from North Central College’s Master of Athletic Training (MAT) program provided assistance to runners at the 2023 Chicago Marathon.

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Giving Tuesday

If you are looking to donate this holiday season, make a gift to a North Central College club, athletic program, or academic department to expand learning and opportunities for students.

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Cardinal Operation Hope and Help

Are you looking to give back this holiday season? Cardinal Operation Hope and Help is an initiative to increase student success by providing emergency financial support for students with basic needs such as food, clothing, shelter, transportation, and educational supplies.

A photo of a North Central College health science class in progress.

Majoring in Health Science

The health science major offers students an avenue to enter the world of health, health care, or allied health fields. As an interdisciplinary program, the program provides a solid general education foundation in the liberal arts and sciences to develop communication and critical-thinking skills so graduates are productive members and leaders of healthcare facilities and teams. 

North Central College Doctor of Physical Therapy students working with one another.

Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

As a physical therapy student at North Central College, you will explore the clinical skills necessary for patient/client management and patient/client care to work in a clinical setting. You will learn an evidence-based approach to clinical care to best prepare you to be an excellent physical therapist.

Emmanuel Boadi Agyekum ’26 is posing for a photo next to his research poster.

A summer spent on groundbreaking research

Emmanuel Boadi Agyekum ’26 knew growing up that he wanted to be an engineer. Since August 2022, when he arrived in the U.S. to study electrical engineering at North Central College, he has been doing just that and more, including a summer spent on groundbreaking research.

Four students are taking a selfie with President Thomas.

The Inauguration of Dr. Anita Thomas

On Saturday, November 11, members and friends of the North Central College community are invited to celebrate the historic Inauguration of Dr. Anita Thomas.

Students are walking down the main path by Wentz Science Center.

Chicago Public Schools Visit Day

Calling all students from Chicago Public Schools! On Tuesday, student groups are invited to visit campus for a special event, where they can meet faculty, tour campus, meet your personal admission counselor, and learn about campus life.

#InstaStory Takeover @northcentralcollege

Each month different departments, staff, faculty or student organizations will take over our Instagram Story to highlight the wide variety of opportunities and support you can find on our campus. 

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Uniquely NC

Whether you want to keep tabs on the top 10 must-have meals on campus or learn how to become a campus changemaker, this collection of stories lets you know what it means to “Exceed Your Personal Best” at North Central College.

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