In general, Alcorn State University is known for being a extremely selective school. The institution receives about 6,700 applications every year from incoming students. The overall acceptance rate tends to be 30 percent which is equal about 2,020 students who passed the admission process of the institution. But, when the term starts, only about 500 or 25% of the applicants who received an acceptance letter from Alcorn State University decide to register. The ratio of the applicants who applied is 27% and 72% for males and females respectively. However, of the first-year students enrolled, 68% were typically women and 31% 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 15 - 24 or an SAT score between 860 - 1,180 is the range in which applicants have greater chances to be accepted. This institution also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits and Dual enrollment. Alcorn State University’s undergraduate application fee is $30.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2022 Admissions Cycle
Applications
6,748
Male 1,845
Female 4,903

 

Acceptance
2,020
Male 502
Female 1,518

 

Enrollment Total
498
Male 159
Female 339


Acceptance Rate
29.9%
Male
27.2%
Female
31%

 

Yield
24.7%
Male
31.7%
Female
22.3%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$30


Graduate

$40



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual enrollment


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