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Most Helpful Review for Norfolk State University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Celestine from Greensboro, NC
  • 13 out of 14 people found this review helpful

I am in the Nursing associate degree program right now. It is a tough program, but is defiantly worth it. You get action first semester when you have your clinical at Nursing Homes.

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  • Jasmine - Woodbridge, VA
  • I am a current student here

    I really love my school. There is never a time where I don’t feel as though we are one big family. HBCU love is like no other.

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  • Niiya- Virginia Beach, VA
  • I am a current student here

    This school is a HBCU !With every turn you take at NSU you meet someone new and interesting!Theres a smile around every corner!

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  • Ciarra - Stafford, VA
  • I am a current student here

    My school,Norfolk State University, is crowded but the programs are amazing. The programs really prepare you for a future career in certain fields. Those programs are the reason I overlook the location of the school.

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  • Tyler from Hackensack, NJ
  • I am a current student here

    Norfolk State Univeristy is a great school. Everyone is like family and you can always talk to someone. The classes are small and the proffesors are there to help you.

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  • Older Returning Student
  • I am a past student here

    This school was the worst - I graduated from NSU with a comm degree and couldn't wait to get outta there. Teachers who cant use a computer, typos in every email and syllabus, they don't call you back, full voice mails, attitudinal unhappy employees. NSU is for people who have low expectations, and less ambition - those old deans and dept heads with PHDs from 1975 need to go so some REAL educators can be hired to teach these poor kids.

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  • Jaila - Lorton, VA
  • I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    Norfolk state university is my 1st on my college I want to go to. It's a amazing campus visit 2 times last year.

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  • Anonymous
  • I am a current student here

    Norfolk state university is overall an exceptional university. Although it may have it's flaws but what college doesn't. The school spirit is great.

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  • Nel from VA
  • I am a current student here

    Norfolk State is a pretty average school, but I've enjoyed my time there so far. The most interesting thing is gaining the perspective of being apart of an HBCU. I've learned a lot from my professors and classes, and overall I'm glad I've started out my college journey there.

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  • Andy
  • I am a current student here

    Norfolk State University is an educational institution that is on the rise in aspects of catering to their students' needs and educational standards. The campus community is an inviting one without prejudice to the multi-cultural and overall diverse community of people who venture throughout the campus. Norfolk State University is an institution that runs on the spirit and energy of its students and faculty, and is fueled by the pride and history the campus continues to make everyday.

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  • Theresa from Portsmouth, VA
  • I am a current student here

    Norfolk State is a great place to continue ones education. Even though it is an HBCU everyone is welcomed with open arms. All professors are knowledgeable and are willing to help you if you have any problems.

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