SAT Range 1,070 - 1,250
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Christopher Newport University is a Public school located in Newport News, VA. Christopher Newport University has a total enrollment of 5,172 with a graduation rate of 70% and a student/faculty ratio of 15:1.

If SAT (scholastic aptitude test) scores are required for admission to this school, both the SAT range and the national SAT averages will be displayed above. The SAT range is a reflection of the range of SAT scores that are generally (but not always) required to attend the school. The national SAT average distribution graph shows the average SAT scores for every school in the country. The Christopher Newport University SAT range (if available) is highlighted in blue to give students a general idea of what their SAT scores would need to be to attend Christopher Newport University.

School information

School typeDegree granting, primarily baccalaureate or above
Institutional categoryPublic
Avg. price for students receiving grants$22,029
Avg. price for students living on campus$28,756
Avg. price for students living off campus$29,934


Total applicants7,366
Total admissions4,427
Admission rate60%
Application fee$65
Average staff salary$74,367

25th percentile score

SAT math530
SAT reading540
SAT writing510
ACT composite23

75th percentile score

SAT math620
SAT reading630
SAT writing600
ACT composite27

Both the SAT and ACT scores are used for college admissions and generally contain the same types of content. The SAT score is derived by combining two sections with a low of 400 to a maximum score of 1600. The two sections are 200 to 800 for SAT Math and 200 to 800 for SAT Reading. The ACT composite score is derived by combining English, Math, Reading and Science with a range from 1 to 36.

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Source: The Christopher Newport University data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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