If you want to apply to North Carolina Central University, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is October 1 and the fee for the application costs $50. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
North Carolina Central University does not offer early decision or early action..
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
Getting into North Carolina Central University is slightly difficult. North Carolina Central University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, North Carolina Central University accepted 38% of all applicants., around 6,154 of the 16,091 students who applied.
Schools that are slightly difficult to get into, like North Carolina Central University, MIN
Transfer student admissions is slightly difficult. For applicants who are not residents of North Carolina, getting into North Carolina Central University is moderately difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are are most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to North Carolina Central University must submit the following items. Double check with North Carolina Central University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for some||Details (if any)|
|Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale)||2.5|
|Other Requirements||√||University of North Carolina System minimum course requirements|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Out of all students that were admitted, 85% submitted a class rank. At North Carolina Central University 7% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 21% were in the top 25% and 60% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At North Carolina Central University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
North Carolina Central University is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 61% of North Carolina Central University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 32% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other North Carolina Central University applicants, you should strive to earn between 890 and 1050 (or higher!) on the SAT. At North Carolina Central University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1050 and 25% of scored lower than 890, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of North Carolina Central University students scored 500 or higher and 75% of students scored 430 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of North Carolina Central University students scored 510 or higher, and 75% scored a 430 or higher.
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To be most competitive at North Carolina Central University, you should strive to earn between 15 and 19 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 19 means you fall in the 75th percentile for North Carolina Central University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 19, and three out of four students scored lower than 19 on the ACT.
A 15 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for North Carolina Central University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 15.
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For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to North Carolina Central University.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is July 15. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in North Carolina Central University during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to North Carolina Central University?
Students who are admitted to North Carolina Central University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does North Carolina Central University accept transfer credits?
North Carolina Central University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. North Carolina Central University accepts:
CLEP subject tests
Does North Carolina Central University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
North Carolina Central University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to North Carolina Central University?
North Carolina Central University. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into North Carolina Central University? North Carolina Central University is a less selective institution. The North Carolina Central University acceptance rate is 38%. This means that the institution accepts 38 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to North Carolina Central University is Oct 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to North Carolina Central University is Jul 15.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to North Carolina Central University is 19. Students with an ACT score of 19 and above have a good chance of getting into North Carolina Central University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 15 and 19 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 15 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
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