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Northeastern State University

Tahlequah, OK 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate99%

About Northeastern State University

Northeastern State University is a public, state university in the town of Tahlequah, Oklahoma. Northeastern State University was founded in 1846. The college enrolls around 6,631 students per year, including 5,246 undergrads.

Northeastern State University Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Northeastern State University. Northeastern State University admitted 99% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 1,371 applications received in 2022, 1,360 students were offered admission.

Northeastern State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 99%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.5
Test Optional May require tests

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College Info

600 North Grand Tahlequah, OK 74464-2399

Campus Setting: Small Town

Northeastern State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Northeastern State University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Northeastern State University is Aug 1.

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Wondering what life at Northeastern State University is like? There are approximately 6,631 students enrolled at Northeastern State University, including 5,246 undergraduate students and 1,385 graduate students. 71% percent of students attend school full-time, 95% percent are from OK and 5% percent of students are from other states.


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