Northwestern Technological Institute

Overview of Northwestern Technological Institute

Northwestern Technological Institute can be found in Southfield, MI (a small city). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The Certificate is the highest degree at Northwestern Technological Institute.

Areas of Study

The school has a tighter focus on specific areas of study than most colleges its size. The most common majors at Northwestern Technological Institute are in engineering technician.

Northwestern Technological Institute Selectivity

The school does not have an open admissions system. Not everyone who applies is accepted.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, 510 students were enrolled in Northwestern Technological Institute. A very high share of students at the school are male.

Student Life

A lot of students at Northwestern Technological Institute attend part-time.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"It is the mission of Northwestern Technological Institute to serve its students by offering quality educational programs in the field of Heating and Cooling. The Institute's commitment to excellence is demonstrated in its ability to provide its students with the knowledge and skills necessary to start a career, retrain for a new career, enhance an existing career, or add career-field diversity to their background."

More complete details are provided below.

Disclaimer: Information on this page was not provided or commissioned by the featured school. Information has not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the featured school.

Contacting Northwestern Technological Institute

Northwestern Technological Institute
24567 Northwestern Hwy Ste 200
Southfield , MI 48075
General Phone: (248) 358-4006

Northwestern Technological Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Engineering Technician437HVAC tech

Number of programs and degrees for Northwestern Technological Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year4371

Northwestern Technological Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Northwestern Technological Institute had a total enrollment of 510 students (671 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 96%
Women 4%
Full-Time 97%
Part-Time 3%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 37%
Black 58%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 10%
20-21 7%
22-24 15%
25-29 23%
30-34 14%
35-39 13%
40-49 14%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

Northwestern Technological Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 71%

Northwestern Technological Institute Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Southfield, Michigan for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Michigan Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Northwestern Technological Institute Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

Northwestern Technological Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Northwestern Technological Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3124000)

Northwestern Technological Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Engineering Technician
Heating/AC/Refrigeration Technology/Technician

You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Northwestern Technological Institute Highlights

(Details are provided further down on this page.)

What Sets Northwestern Technological Institute Apart:

% of accepted students who choose to enroll
(vs. all colleges)
Top 1%$pretty_college $award_cats{$char}
% of degrees in engineering technician
(vs. all colleges)
Top 1%$pretty_college $award_cats{$char}
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 1%$pretty_college $award_cats{$char}
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 1%$pretty_college $award_cats{$char}
Number of students
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 6%Northwestern Technological Institute Number of students
% of freshmen enrolled part-time
(vs. all colleges)
Top 18%Northwestern Technological Institute % of freshmen enrolled part-time
Minority % of student body
(colleges not offering open-admission)
Top 19%Northwestern Technological Institute Minority % of student body
% students 40 years or older
(colleges not offering open-admission)
Top 19%Northwestern Technological Institute % students 40 years or older

checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

Selected Employment Categories of Interest

Click occupation names for extensive details, including salary and other job data.

(Based on an automated mapping of degrees popular at Northwestern Technological Institute with government-defined occupation categories)

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.
Back to Top