North Carolina State University

Men's MCLA Contact: Chris Demarest
10 / 10
24,150 Undergrads / 34,432 Students
3 / 10
$13,442 Net Price
8 / 10
51% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    MCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
13 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
50% / 79%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

The Wolfpack's road trip schedule consists of games in nearby states like Georgia, South Carolina, and Virginia to play teams like Georgia Institute of Technology, University of South Carolina, and Liberty University. They also travel for in-state contests against Wake Forest, Elon, UNC-Charlotte, and Appalachian State.

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2101 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC, 27695, Raleigh, NC, 27695 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Greensboro/Winston-Salem North Carolina Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Wilmington North Carolina Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Asheville North Carolina Area
  • Norfolk Virginia Area
  • Hickory/Lenoir North Carolina Area
  • Greenville North Carolina Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Greenville South Carolina Area
Where Grads Work
  • IBM
  • Cisco
  • SAS
  • Wake County Public School System
  • Duke Energy Corporation
  • GSK
  • Wells Fargo
  • Bank of America
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Duke University
  • Intel Corporation
  • NetApp
  • Qualcomm
  • BB&T
  • Lenovo
What Grads Do
  • Engineering
  • Operations
  • Sales
  • Research
  • Education
  • Information Technology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Program and Project Management
  • Support
  • Consulting
  • Finance
  • Arts and Design
  • Marketing
  • Media and Communication
  • Healthcare Services
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Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
570 - 660
620 - 710
1160 - 1340
25 - 32
25 - 30
26 - 31

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 540 - 630 for SAT; 7 - 8 for ACT

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SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 26,980 13,724 13,256
% Admitted 51% 49% 54%
% Admits That Enroll 35% 38% 32%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.72
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
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    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Engineering (27%)
    Business (15%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (9%)
    Agriculture (7%)
    Social Sciences (4%)
    Communication & Journalism (4%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (4%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (3%)
    Education (3%)
    Psychology (3%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (3%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (3%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (2%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (1%)
    History (1%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (1%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    English Language & Literature (1%)
    Engineering Technology (1%)
    Architecture (1%)
    Legal Professions
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement
    Health Professions
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Precision Production
    Communication Technology
    Science Technologies
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$9,058 $26,399
    Books & Supplies$1,082 $1,082
    Cost of Living$10,854 $10,854
    Personal Expenses$2,706 $2,706
    Sticker Price$23,700 $40,558

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    69% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship50%$10,998
    Federal Grants19%$4,484
    Pell Grants19%$4,243
    Other Federal9%$530
    State & Local Grants19%$4,143
    Institutional Grants48%$7,971
    Student Loans40%$6,438
    Federal Loans40%$5,193
    Other Loans5%$12,171

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $1.12 Billion $32,613

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $20,714.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $18,192 $220

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.9%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 7,877 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $52,500

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 4.24 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 50% of students graduate on time.

    Team Social
    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 18 16
    Fondling 9 4
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 2 -
    Aggravated Assault 9 3
    Burglary 26 7
    Motor Vehicle Theft 7 -
    Arson 2 -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: STEM-dominant
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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