Northwestern State University of Louisiana is a non selective school. They receive approximately 2,900 applications annually. The overall acceptance rate tends to be around 98 percent which is equal about 2,800 students who passed the admission process of the school. However, when the semester begins, only about 1,020 or 36 percent of the students will have chosen Northwestern State University of Louisiana as their future school. The institution’s application data shows that 31 percent of the students who applied are men compared to 68 percent who are women. When the semester begins, about 63 percent of those accepted females decided to study at Northwestern State University of Louisiana and 36 percent were men. Students are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Northwestern State University of Louisiana when applying. Most often, accepted applicants have test scores in the range of 18 - 23 for ACT or 970 - 1,140 for SAT. This school also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual enrollment. Northwestern State University of Louisiana’s undergraduate application fee is $20.

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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
2,903
Male 901
Female 1,996

 

Acceptance
2,843
Male 873
Female 1,964

 

Enrollment Total
1,020
Male 372
Female 646


Acceptance Rate
97.9%
Male
96.9%
Female
98.4%

 

Yield
35.9%
Male
42.6%
Female
32.9%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$20


Graduate

$25



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

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


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