In general, Alcorn State University is known for being a somewhat selective school. The institution receives about 3,500 applications every year from incoming students. The overall acceptance rate tends to be 79 percent which is equal about 2,720 students who passed the admission process of the institution. But, when the term starts, only about 700 or 27% of the applicants who received an acceptance letter from Alcorn State University decide to register. The ratio of the applicants who applied is 32% and 67% for males and females respectively. However, of the first-year students enrolled, 61% were typically women and 38% were men.

Applicants are requested to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Alcorn State University when filling out the application. Most often, an ACT score between 17 - 22 or an SAT score between 820 - 1,140 is the range in which applicants have greater chances to be accepted. This institution also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Dual credit. Alcorn State University’s undergraduate application fee is $0. To apply to Alcorn State University, you are required to present these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. The institution highly suggests that students have Secondary school rank.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2017 Admissions Cycle
Applications
3,464
Male 1,132
Female 2,332

 

Acceptance
2,723
Male 841
Female 1,882

 

Enrollment Total
742
Male 289
Female 453


Acceptance Rate
78.6%
Male
74.3%
Female
80.7%

 

Yield
27.3%
Male
34.4%
Female
24.1%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$0


Graduate

$10



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


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