Dual Admission Criteria
Students can apply to both NOC and Northwestern by using the convenient Bridge program application form.
The admission requirements to the Bridge program for freshmen include:
- Have a minimum ACT score of 20 or an SAT score of 940; or
- Be ranked in the top 50 percent of your high school class and have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.7; or
- Have a 2.7 GPA in the 15 units of required high school courses; or
- Be admitted under alternative admission if ACT is 17, 18 or 19 OR high school GPA is 3.0 and ACT is 16.
Requirements for transfer students include:
- Have a 2.0 minimum cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale; and
- Provide a transcript from each college attended with application for admission.
- Fewer than 24 hours earned requires a high school transcript and ACT/SAT.
- Greater than 24 hours earned may require a high school transcript and ACT/SAT depending on transfer courses taken.
Students can be admitted to the program at any time that they meet either the freshman or transfer admission criteria of Northwestern depending on number of hours of college credit completed at the time of application. Course enrollment and programs and services for dual students are available based on the semester calendar.
Once accepted to the Bridge program, students may enroll in classes at any NOC campus in Tonkawa, Enid or Stillwater, as well as any Northwestern campus in Alva, Enid or Woodward. Designated academic advisors are available at each campus.