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True scholarship in every sense of the word.

Academic Programs

Start charting your path today.

With a vast array of undergraduate, graduate and professional programs, Northwestern provides students at every level with hundreds of options to suit their personal academic goals.

Colleges and Schools

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Study full range of human expression through theater, dance, filmmaking or audiology and cognition.

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McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science

McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science

Combine analytical thinking with creativity in engineering and computer science to solve problems and envision what’s next.

Academic Study

Take your learning to the next level.

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Choosing Courses

Advising and Support

Academic advisers can help with everything from selecting a degree or major to preparing for job searching or additional schooling after graduation. 

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Arts for All

The Bienen School of Music offers classes to all undergraduate students, regardless of major. Options range from an interdisciplinary history of the symphony to the cultural implications of jazz, and many more.

Digital Learning

Northwestern uses technology to foster active learning, both in classrooms and online. Learn more about how instructors are incorporating educational technologies in the classroom, or explore our free online MOOCs. 

Pre-Collegiate Education

Enrichment options for the K-12 set.

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