North Central University

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North Central University can be found in Minneapolis, MN, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around a thousand students enrolled per year at North Central University.

Students can report either the ACT or SAT scores to this school. A score within the range of 900 - 1110 on the SAT exam, or 19 - 26 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the North Central University average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.98 - 3.38. About 100 percent of all applicant were admitted at North Central University, and from those that were granted acceptance about 52 percent continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at northcentral.edu.

Overall North Central University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

95.2%

The overall acceptance rate for North Central University was reported as 95.2% in Fall 2013 with over 501 applications submitted to North Central University. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ACT Scores: 19 - 26
  • Average GPA: 2.98 - 3.38

How Hard Is It to Get into North Central University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into North Central University, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2016 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2016-2017 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for North Central University has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 47.9%
  • 2010-2011: 68.7%
  • 2011-2012: 71.1%
  • 2012-2013: 96.9%
  • 2013-2014: 95.2%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2016-2017: 85.1%

How Does North Central University Compare?

95.2%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for North Central University is seventy-two percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Augsburg College60.9%
Minneapolis College of Art and Design59.0%
Dunwoody College of Technology74.0%
Hamline University65.6%
Macalester College34.2%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants50138.1%61.9%
Admitted47737.3%62.7%
Enrolled24641.9%58.1%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to North Central University (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English19 - 27
Math18 - 25
Composite Score19 - 26
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