Norfolk State University: Admission & Tests

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Here is a brief overview of Norfolk State University general admissions procedures, application policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Norfolk State University admission requirements are rather easy, in 2015-16 this college accepted 79% of those who apply.

The college requires you to submit reference letters with your application but does not require admission test scores.

Norfolk State University generally will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for instance, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$45
Norfolk State University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Norfolk State University is $45.00. The graduate application fee is $45.00.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Ability Test is a necessary stage of the application. 99% of applicants at Norfolk State University submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 330 to 480 on Critical Reading, from 330 to 470 on Math, and from 320 to 450 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you got above 440 in SAT Critical Reading, 430 in SAT Math, and 420 in SAT Writing - this is enough to be accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
310
410
440

SAT Math
310
400
430

SAT Writing
300
390
420

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is not an important component of the application process at Norfolk State University. Only 15% of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 14 to 20 on Composite. It looks like if you got a score above 19 in ACT Composite, this gives good chances to get admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
13
17
19

Contact Admissions

Phone
(757)
823-8600
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Norfolk State University, please contact the school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (757) 823-8600 or check Norfolk State University Website

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