Louisiana Colleges Key Statiistics

Average Tuition & Fees $15,058 ($6,200)
Average Acceptance Rates 71.33 %
Total Student Population 255,904
Average Graduation Rates 52.75 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 15.07 to 1

Louisiana Colleges Overview

In academic year 2016-2017, there are 134 colleges universities in Louisiana State - 36 public and 98 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Louisiana Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)18
Private (for-profit)80
4 Year or High38
2-4 Year34
Less than 2 year62

Average Academic Statistics for Louisiana State Colleges

[chart] Louisiana Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Acceptance Rate for Louisiana colleges is 71.333333333333 %.
Average Graduation Rate for Louisiana colleges is 52.752136752137 %
Average Transfer-out Rate for Louisiana colleges is 17.52 %
Average Retention Rate for Louisiana colleges is 66.917431192661 %
Total Student Population for Louisiana colleges is 255,904
Average Student to Faculty Ratio for Louisiana colleges is 15.071428571429 %

Louisiana Colleges Student Services

Next table summarizes the number of schools that provide student services by type.

Student Services at Louisiana
Remedial services43 out of 134 Schools
Academic/career counseling service95 out of 134 Schools
Employment services for students63 out of 134 Schools
Placement services for completers101 out of 134 Schools
On-campus day care for students' children11 out of 134 Schools
Library facilities at institution106 out of 134 Schools

Offered Degrees At Louisiana Colleges

Louisiana colleges and universities are offering 3,041 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Louisiana State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate3989
One but less than two years certificate48527
Associate's Degree36152
Two but less than four years certificate61
Bachelor's Degree96797
Post Bachelor's Degree9423
Master's Degree47686
Post Master's Degree7023
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship16011
Doctor's degree - professional practice224
Doctor's degree - other22

2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees For Louisiana Colleges

For undergraduate schools, in academic year 2016-2017, the average tuition & fess for Louisiana colleges is $6,200 for Louisiana residents and $15,058 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $9,606 for in-state students and $15,842 for out-of-state students.

Louisiana 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees
[chart] Louisiana State 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees

Special Learning Opportunities at Louisiana State

Next table shows the number of Louisiana schools which are offering special learning by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Louisiana State
Online Completely0 out of 134 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes39 out of 134 Schools
Graduate Online Classes20 out of 134 Schools
ROTC17 out of 134 Schools
ROTC Army15 out of 134 Schools
ROTC Navy7 out of 134 Schools
ROTC Air Force12 out of 134 Schools
Weekend/Evening College41 out of 134 Schools
Teacher certificate22 out of 134 Schools
Study Abroad18 out of 134 Schools
Campus Housing25 out of 134 Schools
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.