Norfolk State University is known for being a non selective school. Approximately 6,500 applications are received by the school annually. With regards to the overall acceptance rate, it tends to be around 89 percent which equals about 5,800 students being accepted to the school. However, when the year starts, about 1,100 students will choose Norfolk State University as their school of choice. Based on the application data, 34% of the applicants were men while 65% were women, however, after being accepted, only 64 percent of the women decided to study at Norfolk State University as compared to 35 percent of men who decided to enroll. Norfolk State University’s undergraduate application fee is $25. To apply to Norfolk State University, you will need to present these documents: ACT/SAT scores, Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. It is also recommended that applicants have completions of a college-preparatory program and a Secondary school rank. First-year students are requested to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Norfolk State University when applying. Usually, an ACT score of 15 - 21 or a 860 - 1,080 SAT score is the range in which students have greater chances to be accepted. This school also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual enrollment.

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Student ACT Scores

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75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2021 Admissions Cycle
Applications
6,490
Male 2,239
Female 4,251

 

Acceptance
5,776
Male 1,874
Female 3,902

 

Enrollment Total
1,097
Male 394
Female 703


Acceptance Rate
89%
Male
83.7%
Female
91.8%

 

Yield
19%
Male
21%
Female
18%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$25


Graduate

$50



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

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

    Admission considerations

    Required

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


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Secondary school rank

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