In general, Northern Michigan University is known for being a fairly selective selective school. The institution receives approximately 7,680 applications each year from prospective students. The acceptance rate tends to be 66 percent which is equal 5,035 students who passed the admission process of the institution. However, when the semester starts, only about 1,610 or 32% of the students who received the letter of acceptance from Northern Michigan University choose to register. The ratio of the students who applied is 39% and 60% for males and females respectively. However, of the first-year students enrolled, 56% were typically women chose Northern Michigan University after receiving the letter of acceptance and 43% were men. Applicants should submit their ACT or SAT scores to Northern Michigan University when filling out the application. Most often, accepted students have test scores in the range of 20 - 26 for ACT or 970 - 1,190 for SAT. This institution also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual credit. Northern Michigan University’s undergraduate application fee is $35. To submit your application to Northern Michigan University, you are required to have these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. The institution recommends that students who are applying have completions of a college-preparatory program.

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Student ACT Scores

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Student SAT Scores

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75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2019 Admissions Cycle
Applications
7,677
Male 3,019
Female 4,658

 

Acceptance
5,035
Male 1,948
Female 3,087

 

Enrollment Total
1,610
Male 708
Female 902


Acceptance Rate
65.6%
Male
64.5%
Female
66.3%

 

Yield
32%
Male
36.3%
Female
29.2%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$35


Graduate

$50



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

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

    Admission considerations

    Required

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


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program

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