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Alcorn State University

Alcorn State, MississippiPublic

Your chances

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Acceptance rate

39%

Public school in Mississippi with 2,500 total undergraduate students
Rural
Southeast
HBCU
On campus housing
D1 Basketball
Southwestern Athletic Conference
1000 ASU Dr Ste 359, Alcorn State, MS 39096
(601) 877-6100
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Admissions

Overall acceptance rate
39%
Yield rate - overall
21%

Acceptance rate breakdown

Women
40%

Men
34%

Applicant breakdown

Total number of applicants
4,819

Women: 70%
Men: 30%

Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
$ ? / year
In-state
$18,804
Out-of-state
$18,804

Average net cost after aid

Income
Average net cost

$0–30,000
$2,815

$30,001–48,000
$36

$48,001–75,000
$36

$75,001–110,000
$139,598

Over $110,000
$3,878

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Applications

How to apply

Doesn’t accept Common App
Test optional
Rec letters optional
Considers class rank
TOEFL required (international applicants)

Tests typically submitted

SAT: 10%

ACT: 90%
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Students

First-year enrolled students (full-time)
402
Student diversity
Very diverse
4-year graduation rate
25%

6-year graduation rate
40%

Retention rate
73%

Admission policy
Co-ed

International students
3%

Enrolled breakdown by gender

Women: 68%
Men: 32%

Race & ethnicity diversity

Among domestic students
Asian and Pacific Islander
1%

Black
93%

Hispanic
1%

Native American
< 1%

Other
2%

White
4%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
18:1
Calendar system
Semester

Special academic offering

Offers graduate degree

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