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Applying to WSSU

Acceptance Rate 67.59%
Yield 29.98%
SAT Score 960
ACT Score 18
Applicants 4,773

Applying To WSSU

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 67.59% at Winston-Salem State University where a total of 4,773 students applied and 3,226 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 960 and the average ACT score is 18. It requires five items and recommends 1 articles to submit to their applicants. The following table describes the general admission information for applying to Winston-Salem State University.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$50
Admission Informationwww.wssu.edu/admissions/index.html
Online Applicationhttps://www1.cfnc.org/applications/University_of_North_Carolina/apply.html?application_id=1552
Acceptance Rate68%
Average Test Scores960 SAT / 18 ACT
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credits for Life Experiences

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For the academic year 2019-2020, the acceptance rate is 67.59% where a total of 4,773 students (1,279 men and 3,494 women) have applied to WSSU and 3,226 (804 men and 2,422 women) students have been admitted to the school. Among them, 240 male and 727 female students have enrolled into WSSU and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 29.98%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at WSSU
TotalMenWomen
Applicants4,7731,2793,494
Admitted3,2268042,422
Enrolled967240727
Acceptance Rate 67.59% 62.86% 69.32%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 29.98% 29.85% 30.02%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At WSSU, 725 applicants (75% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 587 applicants (61%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 960 and the average ACT score is 18 at WSSU. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,030 and 25th percentile score is 890. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 56 and the 25th percentile score is 46. The following table shows the detailed SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at WSSU.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at WSSU
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing450520
SAT Math440510
ACT Composite1619
ACT Math1618
ACT English1419
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

Winston-Salem State University requires 5 item(s) (High School GPA, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, Admission Test Scores, TOEFL) and recommends 1 articles (High School Rank) to submit to their applicants. The following table summarizes the application requirements at Winston-Salem State University
Application Requirements for WSSU
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required △ Considered (not Required) ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

The calendar system at Winston-Salem State University is Semester. Winston-Salem State University accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credits for Life Experiences. Next table describes credits that Winston-Salem State University accepts.
Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training