Grambling State University

Acceptance Rate 93 %
SAT Average 930
Tuition & Fees $16,706
Student Population 5,438
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,381

Academic Overview

Grambling State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Grambling, Louisiana. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2022 tuition & fees are $7,683 for Louisiana residents and $16,706 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 5,438 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 93% and the graduation rate is 42% last year.
The salary after graduation from Grambling State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $32,800. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of Grambling State University are $7,683 for Louisiana residents and $16,706 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2022 tuition and fees are $7,416 for in-state students and $16,439 for out-of-state students.
Grambling State University 2022 Tuition & Fees
Louisiana ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at GSU. The acceptance rate of GSU is 93% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 29%. The average graduation rate is 42% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $7,381 and 85% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 5,438 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 24 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Grambling State University is 93 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Grambling State University is 42 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Grambling State University is 72 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Grambling State University is 5,438
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Grambling State University is 24 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
24 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,381 at Grambling State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

GSU offers 73 major programs through online and on-site education where 13 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree511
Master's Degree177
Post Master's Degree22
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship33

Special Learning Opportunities

Grambling State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,620)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,678)

Veterans Benefits

Grambling State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges