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Northampton County Area Community College

Bethlehem, PA 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%
Acceptance Rate100%

Northampton Community College Admissions

If you are planning on applying to Northampton Community College, the deadline for Fall 2023 admissions is September 4 and there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Students who submit their applications to Northampton Community College for the fall semester should receive an admissions decision no later than September 4.

Northampton Community College Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Northampton Community College's admissions stats.

Northampton Community College 2022 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist No

Northampton Community College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Northampton Community College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––
Regular Decision Yes September 4 September 4

Considering Applying Early to Northampton Community College?

Northampton Community College does not offer early decision or early action.

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How To Get Into Northampton Community College

It is not competitive to get into Northampton Community College. Northampton Community College has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, Northampton Community College **accepted , approximately 5,904 of the 5,904 students who applied.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Northampton Community College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores. Admissions to Computer Forensic Analyst: Hero; Dental Hygiene; Diagnostic Medical Sonography; Funeral Service Education; Massage Therapy; Medical Assistant; Nursing; Radiography; Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Sciences is program moderately difficult.

For applicants who are not residents of Pennsylvania, getting into Northampton Community College is not competitive.

Transferring to Northampton Community College

It is not competitive to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Northampton Community College

Northampton Community College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Northampton Community College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong. What does Northampton Community College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Make sure to check with Northampton Community College for more information on admission factors.

Northampton Community College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Northampton Community College, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Northampton Community College'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 interview for radiography and veterinary programs
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GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Northampton Community College?

Northampton Community College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Northampton Community College does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Northampton Community College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

More Information on Transferring to Northampton Community College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Northampton Community College.

For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is September 4. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.Applicants should hear back by September 4.

Transfer students can enroll in Northampton Community College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Northampton Community College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Northampton Community College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Northampton Community College.

Does Northampton Community College accept transfer credits?

✅ Northampton Community College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Northampton Community College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Excelsior College Examinations

Does Northampton Community College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

❌ Northampton Community College does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Northampton Community College?

✅ Northampton Community College is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Northampton Community College?

❌ Northampton Community College does not offer early decision.

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Northampton Community College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


How hard is it to get into Northampton Community College? Northampton Community College is a open admission institution. The Northampton Community College acceptance rate is 100%. This means that the institution accepts 100 out of every 100 applicants.


Northampton Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Sep 4

Transfer Applications are Due

Sep 4

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Northampton Community College is Sep 4.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Northampton Community College is Sep 4.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Northampton Community College GPA

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