North Carolina A&T State University Admissions

SAT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid, and; More

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North Carolina A&T State University has an acceptance rate of 54 percent, making it a largely accessible school. Over one-third of applicants are not admitted each year. To apply, those interested will need to submit an application, scores from the SAT or ACT, and official high school transcripts. Check out the school's website for complete information and instructions.

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Admissions Data (2016)

North Carolina A&T Description

NC A&T, the North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, is a historically black university located in Greensboro, North Carolina. Founded in 1891, the university is today one of the 16 institutions that make up the University of North Carolina system. The university offers 117 undergraduate degree programs and 58 master's degree programs through its nine schools and colleges. Among undergraduates, mass communications, psychology, and business are the most popular majors. Classes are supported by a 16 to 1 student/faculty ratio. High achieving students should look into the NC A&T Honors Program for many a range of perks on both the academic and student life front. On the athletic front, the NC A&T Aggies compete in the NCAA Division I Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC). The university fields five men's and 8 women's Division I teams.

Enrollment (2016)

  • Total Enrollment: 11,177 (9,668 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 45% Male / 55% Female
  • 90% Full-time

Costs (2016 - 17)

  • Tuition and Fees: $6,372 (in-state); $19,132 (out-of-state)
  • Books: $1,400 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $7,153
  • Other Expenses: $4,522
  • Total Cost: $19,447 (in-state); $32,207

North Carolina A&T Financial Aid (2015 - 16)

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 86%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 74%
    • Loans: 75%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $8,551
    • Loans: $6,302

Academic Programs

  • Most Popular Majors: Accounting, Business Administration, Computer Science, Criminal Justice Studies, Electrical Engineering, Fitness Management, Graphic Design, Liberal Studies, Marketing, Mass Communication, Nursing, Psychology, Social Work
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Transfer, Graduation and Retention Rates

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 75%
  • Transfer Out Rate: 19%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 18%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 43%

intercollegiate Athletic Programs

  • Men's Sports: Football, Track and Field, Basketball, Tennis, Baseball
  • Women's Sports: Bowling, Golf, Softball, Volleyball, Cross Country, Swimming

Data Source

National Center for Educational Statistics

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