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Unleashing Student Potential Since 1934

Northwest University is a regionally accredited, private, non-profit Christian university offering associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Established in 1934, NU has been driven by its mission to build a learning community dedicated to spiritual vitality, academic excellence, and empowered engagement with human need.

Northwest University—grow your faith and education near Seattle, Washington.

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Faculty Spotlight: Jeff Lockhart

Jeff Lockhart’s business career began at the age of 14, when he and his first band began playing small shows for their friends. Over time, their fan base grew to the point where the band was drawing audiences of 100 or so and taking in $500 per show. Four years later, Lockhart began his academic career at NU, where he would later go on to earn his Master of Business Administration.

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