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Non-Degree Applicants

Explore Our Non-Degree Programs

North Central College offers a number of certification and other non-degree programs!

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If you can benefit from and succeed in a competitive academic environment, these courses of study might be just what you're looking for, Admission decisions are made on an individual basis, specifically:

  • For second degree candidates, undergraduate degree completion and transferable GPA are taken into account.
  • Community Scholars and Early Scholars are exempt from the high school completion requirement.
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Our Honors Program

The Honors Program is designed for high-achieving undergraduates pursuing any major. It will engage you in a different kind of learning centered on working with others, global literacy, examining contemporary topics using the perspectives of multiple disciplines, and rigorous undergraduate research.

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