Old Main

School Counselor Resources

At North Central College, we know that high school counselors play a vital role in ensuring their students make the best decision for their future. We are here to support you in in your efforts however we can. Below are some resources and information to help you succeed in your role.

Academic Program Finder

With more than 90 undergraduate and 16 graduate programs—your students are sure to find the best fit for their future. With our Program Finder you can filter majors by interest, format and field of study.

Academic Program Finder

Award-Winning First-Generation Program

North Central is nationally recognized as a leader in first-generation programming and student success. Being a first-generation college student means neither parent has completed a four-year degree. At North Central College, we're proud that nearly 40% of our students are first-gen. Here, first-gen status is a point of pride among our students, faculty and staff. 

Shimer Great Books School

Know a student who is a voracious reader and likes to ask big questions? The Shimer Great Books School at North Central College has a unique curriculum that immerses students in the works of some of the world’s greatest minds.

Shimer Students

Meet our Admission Counselors

Our admissions counselors are available to help you and your students every step of the way with questions about applying, finding financial aid resources and more!

Find a Freshmen Counselor

Find a Transfer Counselor

Find a Graduate Counselor


NCC Students

Upcoming Events

Is North Central right for your students? The best way to find out is through a campus visit. We have options that fit any schedule and are designed to answer every question.

NCC Students

Let's Be Social

Stay connected with the Cardinal community and all the excitement happening in and beyond the classroom.




NCC Student