North Carolina State University at Raleigh

Raleigh, North Carolina

Overview

Address2101 Hillsborough Street
School Websitewww.ncsu.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Large

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

North Carolina State University at Raleigh is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in Raleigh, North Carolina that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 30,350 students applied to North Carolina State University at Raleigh. Of those students, 14,219 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in North Carolina State University at Raleigh was $6,535, in addition to fees of $2,566. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend North Carolina State University at Raleigh.

North Carolina State University at Raleigh has a 81% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARecommended

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The North Carolina State University at Raleigh acceptance rate is 47%. To put this into perspective, 14,219 of the 30,350 students who applied to North Carolina State University at Raleigh in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in North Carolina State University at Raleigh is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into North Carolina State University at Raleigh had an SAT score between the range of 1,250 and 1,390. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for North Carolina State University at Raleigh was between 27 and 31 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to North Carolina State University at Raleigh as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At North Carolina State University at Raleigh, the tuition for in-state residents is $6,535. Combined with fees of $2,566, room and board costs of $11,078, other expenses of $2,716 and the $1,082 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $23,977.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $28,444 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in North Carolina State University at Raleigh to $43,320 for out-of-state students.

Students at North Carolina State University at Raleigh are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at North Carolina State University at Raleigh was $4,958 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 19%.

North Carolina State University at Raleigh Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio14:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to North Carolina State University at Raleigh.

North Carolina State University at Raleigh has a good gender split, with 47% of undergraduates being female and 53% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are North Carolina residents; in fact, 85% of all students reside in North Carolina. However, 11% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at North Carolina State University at Raleigh is 14:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from North Carolina State University at Raleigh to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 20% students enroll at North Carolina State University at Raleigh part-time; the other 28,368 students enrolled full-time.

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