|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
Can I get into NDSU? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 4,973 out of 5,311 applicants or 94% were admitted making North Dakota State University Main Campus an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has challenging requirements for admission test scores. Of those applicants which were admitted, 51% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by North Dakota State University Main Campus is a prized outcome for many students.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||530|
|SAT Math 25th||530|
|SAT Composite 25th||1050|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||630|
|SAT Math 75th||650|
|SAT Composite 75th||1270|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to North Dakota State University Main Campus?
Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1050 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 940. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1160 out of 1600. 3 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1270 and Above||Good||>96%|
|1160 to 1270||Avg +||94%-96%|
|1050 to 1160||Avg -||90%-94%|
|940 to 1050||Reach||84%-90%|
|Less than 940||Low||<84%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||20|
|ACT Math 25th||21|
|ACT Composite 25th||21|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||25|
|ACT Math 75th||27|
|ACT Composite 75th||26|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into NDSU?
Admission data indicates that NDSU regularly accepts students with ACT's of 21 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 98 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to North Dakota State University Main Campus.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|26 and Above||Good||>97%|
|23 to 26||Avg +||94%-97%|
|21 to 23||Avg -||91%-94%|
|19 to 21||Reach||87%-91%|
|Less than 19||Low||<87%|
North Dakota State University Main Campus has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||49%||53%||51%|
What are the requirements for admission to North Dakota State University Main Campus and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=200332 IPEDS survey data for North Dakota State University Main Campus.