1892, the college was established in 1906. The college currently enrolls cornerstone for community college success pdf full-time undergraduate students and employs 60 faculty members and 99 staff members. Northland College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities. Northland College is the successor to the North Wisconsin Academy, and was founded on the same tract of land.
Wheeler Hall, built in 1892, was the sole building of the North Wisconsin Academy, providing classroom space, board and cafeteria services. The building was renovated in 1993 and 1994 and remains the centerpiece of campus. The school is ten blocks from the lakefront. As a result of concerns about the college’s financial position, the Higher Learning Commission required Northland to file a financial recovery plan. The college’s endowment, which incurred losses caused by the stock market crash of 2008-09, has since recovered and the college reported 2010-11 fund raising at the highest level in several years. North Central Association of Colleges and Universities.
One involves producing a monitoring report by December, outlining faculty credentials, to include official transcripts and appropriate certifications where applicable. The second requirement involves a focused visit during the 2014-2015 school year that will involve an assessment of student learning and institutional strategic planning, with a focus on student enrollment and college finances. The college offers courses focusing on Native American history, language and culture, and offers a degree in Native American studies. 163,383 grant from the Otto Bremer Foundation to establish a Native American and Indigenous Culture Center and a Council on Indigenous Relations.