|Norfolk State University||Radford University||College 3||College 4|
|Location||Norfolk, VA||Radford, VA|
|Setting||Midsize City||Distant Town|
|Type||Public 4 Year||Public 4 Year|
|Tuition (In State)||$5,752||$7,922|
|Tuition (Out of State)||$16,920||$19,557|
|Room & Board||$10,844||$8,995|
|Avg Net Price||$12,645||$14,981|
|Avg Grant Aid||$12,190||$9,426|
|% Receiving Grant Aid||76%||70%|
Admission and Academics
|Avg High School GPA||2.92||3.15|
|Admissions Standards||Extremely Easy||Unavailable|
|Application Deadline||Feb 1, 2020|
|Median Earnings (After 10 years)||$36,700||$47,400|
|Making Student Loan Payments||27%||70%|
|Median Student Loan Debt||$31,000||$23,000|
|Median Loan Payment||$320||$237|
Which college is more expensive, NSU or RU?
Which college is harder to get into, NSU or RU? Average SAT and ACT scores plus acceptance rates offer good insight into the difficulty of admission between RU or NSU .
Which is better, NSU or RU? Graduation rate, salary and amount of student loan debt are indicators of a college which offers better outcomes for its graduates. Compare the following outcomes facts between RU and NSU.