California State University-Northridge (out-of-state)


The institution is a fairly selective selective school. They receive about 30,700 applications every admission cycle. The acceptance rate is around 59 percent which equals 18,238 students who were successful in the admission process of the institution. But, when the semester begins, only about 4,780 or 26% of the applicants who earned acceptance letter from California State University-Northridge decide to register. The school tends to see 43 percent of the students who applied are men compared to 56 percent who are women. When the year starts, about 56 percent of those accepted women decided to study at California State University-Northridge and 43 percent were men. The undergraduate application fee set by California State University-Northridge is $70. To submit your application to California State University-Northridge, you are required to have these documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. Students should submit their ACT or SAT scores to California State University-Northridge when filling out the application. Usually, an ACT score of 16 - 22 or a 910 - 1,130 SAT score is the range that applicants have greater chances to be accepted. This institution also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual credit.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2019 Admissions Cycle
Applications
30,661
Male 13,463
Female 17,198

 

Acceptance
18,238
Male 7,404
Female 10,834

 

Enrollment Total
4,781
Male 2,073
Female 2,708


Acceptance Rate
59.5%
Male
55%
Female
63%

 

Yield
26.2%
Male
28%
Female
25%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$70


Graduate

$70



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Credit for life experiences
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record



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