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Northeastern University Admission Requirements: 2020/2021 Prospectus

The Northeastern University, NU Admission Requirements: 2020/2021 Prospectus for all the courses at the undergraduate, diploma and postgraduate level is updated every year. Therefore, this article contains the full list of all the undergraduate and Postgraduate courses coupled with their general requirements. For admission into programmes of study at the Northeastern University, NU for any first degree or second degree, an applicant must have the following requirements for a successful admission.


Below is the 2020 NU admission details that contains the admission requirement needed for admission into NU.

Freshmen Admission Requirements

SAT Requirements
SAT Range: 1360-1540
Applicants Submitting SAT: 53%
SAT Reading 25th 670
SAT Math 25th 690
SAT Composite 25th 1360
SAT Reading 75th 750
SAT Math 75th 790
SAT Composite 75th 1540
Estimated Average SAT 1450
We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT’s as low as 1270. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1450 out of 1600.
Estimated GPA Requirements
Avg. High School GPA = 3.91
Typical High School Grades = A-
  • You will need very good grades in high school to get into NU. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at NU Main Campus was 3.91 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted.
ACT Requirements
ACT Range: 32-34
Applicants Submitting ACT: 45%
ACT Reading 25th 33
ACT Math 25th 29
ACT Composite 25th 32
ACT Reading 75th 35
ACT Math 75th 34
ACT Composite 75th 34
Estimated Average ACT 33

 We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores of 32 and above. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 33 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants – and students with a 34 and above have very competitive chances.

>>>Freshmen Application Requirements

Transfer applicants Admission Requirements

  • An online application
  • Transcripts–applicants need to submit one of the following:
    • Official high school transcript or completed attestation form
    • Official GED, HiSET or TSAC
    • Official associate degree transcript, stating degree conferral and date
  • Transfer credit documents
  • Applicants whose primary language is not English need to submit proof of English Language Proficiency, which can be achieved with:
    • An official associate degree transcript from an accredited U.S. college or university, stating degree conferral and date
    • A minimum TOEFL (Code for CPS: 4999) score of 79 or a minimum IELTS score of 6.5
>>>Transfer applicants Application Requirements
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