The institution is a extremely selective selective school. The school receives roughly 64,000 applications every admission cycle. The overall acceptance rate tends to be around 20 percent which is equal about 13,000 students who were successful in the admission process of the school. But, when the semester begins, only about 3,160 or 24 percent of the students who obtained acceptance letter from Northeastern University decide to attend. The school tends to have 45 percent of the applicants who applied are men compared to 54 percent who are women. When the term begins, about 51 percent of those accepted females enrolled at Northeastern University and 48 percent were males. Northeastern University’s undergraduate application fee is $75. To apply to Northeastern University, you will need to have these required 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, Formal demonstration of competencies, and a Secondary school rank. First-year students should submit their ACT or SAT scores to Northeastern University when filling out the application. Most often, an ACT score of 33 - 35 or a 1,410 - 1,540 SAT score is the range that students have greater chances to be accepted. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits and Dual enrollment.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2020 Admissions Cycle
Applications
64,459
Male 29,532
Female 34,927

 

Acceptance
13,186
Male 6,201
Female 6,985

 

Enrollment Total
3,164
Male 1,521
Female 1,642


Acceptance Rate
20.5%
Male
21%
Female
20%

 

Yield
24%
Male
24.5%
Female
23.5%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$75


Graduate

$75



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • 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
    Formal demonstration of competencies
    Secondary school rank

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