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Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

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Acceptance Rate 75 %
SAT Average 1,195
Tuition & Fees $28,639
($11,962)
Student Population 30,983
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $11,562

Academic Overview

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College Campus, Baton Rouge, LA
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $11,962 for Louisiana residents and $28,639 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 30,983 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 75% and the graduation rate is 68% last year.
The salary after graduation from Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $60,100. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College are $11,962 for Louisiana residents and $28,639 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $13,035 for in-state students and $13,035 for out-of-state students.
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College 2021 Tuition & Fees
Louisiana ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate$11,962$28,639
Graduate$13,035$13,035
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at LSU. The acceptance rate of LSU is 75% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 34%. The average graduation rate is 68% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $11,562 and 72% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 30,983 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is 75 %.
Acceptance Rate
75%
Graduation Rate for Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is 68 %
Graduation Rate
68%
Retention Rate for Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is 84 %
Retention Rate
84%
Student Population for Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is 30,983
Student Population
30,983
Student to Faculty Ratio for Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is 20 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
20 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $11,562 at Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College.
Financial Aid Amount
$11,562

Offered Degrees

LSU offers 228 major programs through online and on-site education where 20 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 Degree723
Post Bachelor's Degree11
Master's Degree7710
Post Master's Degree225
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship541
Doctor's degree - professional practice20

Special Learning Opportunities

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College 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
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:7,667)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,090)

Veterans Benefits

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College 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