North Central College - Naperville, IL


At North Central, we believe that the academic choices you make now will inform and inspire the rest of your life. We have a 150-year history of guiding students to make those choices well.

In nearly 70 areas of study, we weave together arts and sciences, professional preparation and liberal arts, learning and life. We equip you to think critically, write clearly and speak confidently.


Gerald Gems, professor of health and physical education
Gerald Gems, North Central College professor of health and physical education, coedited book on American sport history, presented on Chicago sports history.
North Central College has named its Dean’s List of scholars for the 2016 fall term, which ended in November.
Luke Franks, assistant professor of history
Luke Franks, North Central College assistant professor of history and coordinator of East Asian studies, published and presented research on Japanese politics.