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About Norfolk State University

Norfolk State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Norfolk, Virginia.
It has a total enrollment of 5,204 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at Norfolk State University is 92.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Norfolk State University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Address700 Park Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23504-8000
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School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Norfolk State University is 92.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 19.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate92.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)19.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at Norfolk State University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $9,622 for Virginia residents and $20,790 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $12,690 for Virginia residents and $24,742 for out-of-students.
Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$9,622$20,790
Graduate Tuition & Fees$12,690$24,742

Student Population

At Norfolk State University, total 5,204 are attending classes. Among them, 242 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. NSU has 4,660 students and the graduate school has 544 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students5,204
Undergraduate Students4,660
Graduate Students544
Online Enrollment242

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs50 Programs
Number of online programs6 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

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Academic/career counseling service
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Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification

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