Northeastern Illinois University is a test optional school meaning you are not required to submit SAT scores with your application. The position on SAT scores from the school is "considered but not required". If you do elect to submit your SAT scores, the following information is helpful to understand how you compare with other applicants.
The average composite SAT score for admitted Northeastern Illinois University freshman is 910 out of 1600. For perspective, a 910 is in the 24th percentile of all SAT test takers.
The middle fifty percent of incoming students have SAT composite scores ranging from 810 to 1010. The 75th percentile score is 1010 while the 25th percentile score is 810.
The lowest SAT score accepted is not reported by Northeastern Illinois University but we estimate it to be around a 710 total composite SAT score.
The average score for Northeastern Illinois University students on the math portion of the SAT is 460 out of 800. The 25th percentile of students score a 410 and the 75th percentile score 510.
The 25th and 75th percentile range for SAT reading scores range from 400 to 500 and the average score for Northeastern Illinois University students is 450.
Below are estimated chances of being accepted at Northeastern Illinois University based on SAT score ranges and the overall admission rate of 60.7%. These chances assume you have an average GPA for the school, around 3.07.
An SAT score of 1010 or higher is very competitive at Northeastern Illinois University and is a better score than three quarters of students who are accepted. You have a very good chance of acceptance, around 75% or higher.
Scores between 910 to 1000 are above average giving you an advantage over most applicants. You have a good chance of acceptance, around 61% to 74%.
SAT scores between 810 to 900 are still in the middle range of accepted students a but a little lower than the average. You can get in and have about a 45% to 59% percent chance of being admitted.
SAT scores from 710 to 800 are on the very low end of the range where students are accepted. Scores in this range are not competitive with most other applicants but you still have a chance. We estimate scores in this range have less than a 44% chance of admission to Northeastern Illinois University. SAT scores below 710 likely fall out of the range where students are regularly accepted.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=147776 IPEDS survey data for Northeastern Illinois University.