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Affordable Louisiana Colleges to Admit with Highest Acceptance Rate

The next table lists the most affordable (high acceptance rate) Louisiana colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in high level in recent years. Southeastern Louisiana University has the highest acceptance rate as of 90.21% for academic year 2019-2020 in Louisiana. For the ranking, we only include 4-years colleges with at least 1,000 new students (freshmen).
The following table shows the schools that have high acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the tightest acceptance rates in Louisiana.
Affordable Louisiana Colleges to Admit with Highest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1Southeastern Louisiana University
Public, 4 or more yearsHammond, LA
90.21%4,3843,9552,72768.95%
2Nicholls State University
Public, 4 or more yearsThibodaux, LA
87.99%2,8152,4771,24250.14%
3Northwestern State University of Louisiana
Public, 4 or more yearsNatchitoches, LA
81.98%4,0353,3081,51545.80%
4McNeese State University
Public, 4 or more yearsLake Charles, LA
80.74%2,3521,8991,21563.98%
5University of Louisiana at Monroe
Public, 4 or more yearsMonroe, LA
80.04%3,9533,1641,11235.15%
6Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
Public, 4 or more yearsBaton Rouge, LA
74.58%24,50118,2726,13233.56%
7University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Public, 4 or more yearsLafayette, LA
67.91%9,1386,2062,53640.86%
8Louisiana Tech University
Public, 4 or more yearsRuston, LA
64.09%7,5524,8402,05042.36%
9Southern University and A & M College
Public, 4 or more yearsBaton Rouge, LA
34.90%10,5633,6871,33836.29%
10Tulane University of Louisiana
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
12.87%42,1855,4311,82133.53%