Overview

Student Population
5,303
Norfolk State University overview
Location Norfolk, Virginia
Online nsu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Norfolk State University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Norfolk, Virginia, Norfolk State University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 6,008 prospective students applied, and 5,415 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,036 enrolled in the school.  4,442 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 861 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $5,478 plus fees of $3,558. NSU is ranked 1436 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
Norfolk State University overview
SAT 920/1120
ACT 17/21
GPA 2.92
Applications Accepted
90.1% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Virginia Resident Tuition
$5,478
In State Costs for Norfolk State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,535
Other Fees$3,558
Room and Board $10,288
Budget for Other Expenses$4,038
Total One Year Cost$25,897
Out of State Tuition
$16,920
Out of State Costs for Norfolk State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,535
Other Fees$3,558
Room and Board $10,288
Budget for Other Expenses$4,038
Total One Year Cost$37,339

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$36,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
33% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Norfolk State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 21%
Business 16%
Social Sciences 11%
General Studies 10%
Communication 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=232937 IPEDS survey data for Norfolk State University.