Northern Michigan University is one of Abound's 2021 Top Grad School Programs. It earned the distinction based on qualities that most effectively address the needs of non-traditional students: affordability, flexible scheduling, a range of quality academic programs and degrees that help students advance in their fields.
Abound is a college guidance system for degree-seeking adults. It selects the top 15% of institutions according to its holistic grading criteria. After the initial vetting process, Abound measures the strengths of each university through data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics, the United States Department of Education's College Scorecard, and The Center for Measuring University Performance.