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B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B
  2. Value
    B
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Campus
    B+
  5. Athletics
    B+
  6. Party Scene
    A+
  7. Professors
    B
  8. Location
    B-
  9. Dorms
    B-
  10. Campus Food
    B-
  11. Student Life
    A
  12. Safety
    C+
NC A&T is an above-average public university located in Greensboro, North Carolina. As a historically black college, NCAT has a strong history of and commitment to the education of black Americans. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 9,347 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the NC A&T acceptance rate is 62%. Popular majors include Communications, Sport and Fitness Management, and Psychology. Graduating 43% of students, NC A&T alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $27,600.
About North Carolina A&T State University...
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FCS
Athletic Conference
Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference
Address
1601 E Market St
Greensboro, NC 27411
Website

North Carolina A&T State University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
62%
Application Deadline
June 30
SAT Range
930-1090
ACT Range
17-22
Application Fee
$60
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
Yes

Cost

Net Price
$11,049/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$8,388/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%

Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
18:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
76%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.177 responses
59%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.196 responses
61%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.194 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
9,347Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
994
Undergrads Over 25
8%
Pell Grant
64%
Varsity Athletes
3%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 131 responses
Report
  • Outgoing
    56%
  • Once approached, student becomes open.
    19%
  • Extraordinary
    15%
  • Mind blowing
    3%
  • Wild
    3%
  • Im very curious to find out
    2%
  • To them selves
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Poll
42%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.226 responses
Poll
72%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.267 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 151 responses
Report
  • AGGIEPRIDE
    60%
  • Prideful
    15%
  • Lively, prideful, and homely.
    11%
  • Lively
    6%
  • Im not sure yet but I cant wait to find out!
    3%
  • Home
    2%
  • Illustrious
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$34,700/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
43%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
86%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.133 responses
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I would not trade my experience at North Carolina A&T State University for anything. I truly met some amazing people during my time at A&T and expanded knowledge tremendously over those four years. I was exposed to people from all different academic, socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds. I have so many great memories from my undergraduate experience. Aggie Pride is a very real thing!
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The support offered by all faculty and students is amazing! Aggie Pride! The Honors Programs is an elite support system which allows the students to grow, be inclusive, innovative and progressive. The campus layout and classrooms are advancing for an excellent learning environment. There is new growth coming and it is very exciting.
North Carolina A&T State University is a great school! Faculty and staff are always ready to help and advise you. Students are friendly and the some upgrades have been done to the campus, keeping it beautiful. I am 100% satisfied with my decision to enroll in the school and I feel that North Carolina A&T State University is one of the best schools in the country.