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Louisiana Colleges

Costs of Attendance

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average cost of attendance (COA) of Louisiana Colleges is $31,864 for undergraduate schools and $32,840 for graduate schools. The following table and chart illustrate costs of attendance including tuition, fees, books & supplies, and living costs by degree offering and residence type.
Costs of Attendance (2020-2021)
Louisiana Colleges
Tuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesLiving Costs
In-StateOut-of-StateOn-CampusOff-Campus
Undergraduate$7,551$15,644 $1,820$14,400$15,035
Graduate$8,898$16,620 $1,820$14,400$15,035
[CHART#1] Costs of Attendance for Louisiana Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of Louisiana Colleges is $7,551 for in-state students and $15,644 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate tuition and fees by school controls and levels.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)
Louisiana Colleges
In-StateOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Average$4,910$2,641 $12,368$3,276
Public Schools$4,910$2,641 $7,477$4,029
4 Years or High$5,564$3,125 $11,186$6,430
2-4 Years$3,079$1,285 $3,768$1,628
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools-- $19,976$1,519
4 Years or High-- $22,881$1,989
2-4 Years-- $14,167$108
Less Than 2 Years-- --
[CHART#2] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees for Louisiana Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average graduate tuition & fees of Louisiana Colleges is $8,898 for in-state students and $16,620 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate tuition and fees by school controls and levels.
Graduate Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)
Louisiana Colleges
In-StateOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Average Costs$5,927$2,971$14,258$2,363
Public Schools$5,927$2,971$11,814$2,986
Private Schools--$17,787$1,349
[CHART#3] Graduate Tuition & Fees for Louisiana Colleges

Room & Board, Other Living Costs

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average On-campus living costs of Louisiana Colleges is $14,400 and off-campus living costs is $15,035. The following table and chart illustrate living costs and other expenses by school controls and levels.
Room & Board, Other Living Costs (2020-2021)
Louisiana Colleges
On-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther Expenses
Average$10,319$4,082$9,978$5,057
Public Schools$9,819$4,498 $9,659$5,098
4 Years or High$9,851$4,567 $10,252$5,337
2-4 Years$9,609$4,051 $9,067$4,859
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools$11,151$3,388 $10,496$4,990
4 Years or High$11,151$3,388 $11,563$4,335
2-4 Years-- $8,148$6,433
Less Than 2 Years-- --
[CHART#4] Room & Board, Other Living Costs for Louisiana Colleges

Tuition per Credit Hours

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate costs per credit hour of Louisiana Colleges is $311 for in-state students and $662 for out-of-state students. For graduate schools, the cost per credit hour is $552 for in-state students and $987 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate the average costs credit per hour by school controls and levels.
Tuition per Credit Hours (2020-2021)
Louisiana Colleges
UndergraduateGraduate
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
Average$311$662 $552$987
Public Schools$311$592 $552$1,080
4 Years or High$421$842 $552$1,080
2-4 Years$185$307 --
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools-$851 -$833
4 Years or High-$851 -$833
2-4 Years-- --
Less Than 2 Years-- --
2-4 years and less than 2 years colleges do not offer graduate programs or not report its costs.
[CHART#5] Tuition per Credit Hours for Louisiana Colleges