Northwestern State University of Louisiana (out-of-state)


The school is a somewhat selective school. They receive approximately 4,440 applications each year. The overall acceptance rate is around 82 percent which equates to about 3,600 students who passed the admission process of the school. However, when the year starts, only about 1,560 or 43% of the students would have chosen Northwestern State University of Louisiana as their future school. The ratio of the applicants who submitted their applications is 31% and 68% for males and females respectively. However, of the first-year students enrolled, 68% were typically women and 31% were men.

Northwestern State University of Louisiana’s undergraduate application fee is $20. To submit your application to Northwestern State University of Louisiana, you are required to have these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. First-year students should submit their ACT or SAT scores to Northwestern State University of Louisiana when applying. Usually, an ACT score of 19 - 24 or a 920 - 1,160 SAT score is the range in which students have greater chances to be accepted. This institution also allows submissions of 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 2018 Admissions Cycle
Applications
4,444
Male 1,389
Female 3,055

 

Acceptance
3,643
Male 1,152
Female 2,424

 

Enrollment Total
1,560
Male 497
Female 1,063


Acceptance Rate
82%
Male
82.9%
Female
79.4%

 

Yield
42.8%
Male
43.1%
Female
43.8%


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 credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)



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