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Norfolk State University
700 Park Avenue
Norfolk, Virginia 23504-8026
(757) 238-6000
Contact: Kevin Holmes
http://www.nsu.edu/
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Norfolk State women advance over Delaware State in MEAC Tournament
Norfolk State Placed On NCAA Probation, 2011 Football Championship Vacated
NSU FOOTBALL TEAM CLEANS UP ON CAMPUS
Norfolk State LB Deon King named to watch list
Spartans Sports: Trail Named to Preseason HBCU All-America Team
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College Overview  
     Norfolk State University’s Mission is to provide an affordable, high-quality education for an ethnically and culturally diverse student population, equipping them with the capability to become productive citizens who continuously contribute to a global and rapidly changing society.

Online Admissions Application: http://www.nsu.edu/applyonline/
Quick Facts
Undergrad Population: 6131
Graduate Population: 833
Student Body: Coed
In State Tuition: $6227
Out of State Tuition: $19280
Room & Board: $7622
Applications Due: Rolling basis ($35)
Conference: MEAC
Mascot: Spartans
Accreditations:
Online Classes: yes
Percent Men: 42%
Percent Women: 57%
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Majors Offered

Majors in Business
•Accounting, Finance Information Management
•Hodge Center for Entrepreneurship
•Tourism and Hospitality

Majors in Education
•Secondary Education & School Leadership Development
•Special Education
•Early Childhood/Elementary Education
•Center for Professional Development
•Health, Physical Education & Exercise Science
•Praxis I - Student Success

School of Extended Learning
•Continuing Education (VBHEC)
•Office of Distance Learning
•Global Education
•Blackboard
•Military Educational Programs
•Office of Information Technology

College of Liberal Arts
•English and Foreign Languages
•Military Science (AROTC) (NROTC)
•Fine Arts
•Music / Spartan Legion / NSU Choirs
•History Political Science
•Interdisciplinary Studies
•Psychology
•Mass Communications & Journalism
•Sociology
•Consortium for Strategic and Global Studies (CSGS)
•Center for Applied Research and Public Policy (CARPP)
•Race, Time, and Place: African Americans in Tidewater Virginia
•Institute for International Education and Global Initiatives (IIEGI)

Majors in College of Science, Engineering and Technology
•Allied Health
•Mathematics
•Biology Nursing
•Chemistry
•Physics
•Computer Science
•Technology
•Engineering
•DNIMAS
•CMR (Center for Materials Research)
•Navy ROTC
•Center for Biotechnology and Biomedical Sciences
•STARS (Science & Technology Academicians on the Road to Success)

Majors in Social Work
•Continuing Education Program

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Sports & Extra Curricular Activities
Choral Groups, Fraternities, Jazz Band, Marching Band, Pep Band, Radio Station, Sororities, Television Station
College History
     Norfolk State College was founded in 1935. The College, brought to life in the midst of the Great Depression, provided a setting in which the youth of the region could give expressions to their hopes and aspirations. At this founding, it was named the Norfolk Unit of Virginia Union University. In 1942, the College became the independent Norfolk Polytechnic College, and two years later an Act of the Virginia Legislature mandated that it become a part of Virginia State College.
     The College was able to pursue an expanded mission with even greater emphasis in 1956 when another Act of the Legislature enabled the institution to offer its first Bachelor's degree. The College was separated from Virginia State College and became fully independent in 1969. Subsequent legislative acts designated the institution as a university and authorized the granting of graduate degrees. In 1979, university status was attained.
     Today, the University is proud to be one of the largest predominantly black institutions in the nation. Furthermore, it is committed to pursuing its vital role of serving the people of the Hampton Roads area.
     Norfolk State University is a public, urban, comprehensive University offering programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Founded in 1935, Norfolk State University adheres to the traditional purpose of the Historically Black University and espouses the tradition of service to its students, its alumni, the academy, the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world.
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