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Largest Louisiana Colleges with Most Enrollment

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College has the most students of 30,983 for academic year 2018-2019 in Louisiana. University of Louisiana at Lafayette is ranked second with 17,123 students and Southeastern Louisiana University follows them with 14,298 students. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have most students by gender.
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Largest Louisiana Colleges with Most Enrollment
NameTotal # of StudentsFemaleMale
1Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
Public, 4 or more yearsBaton Rouge, LA
30,98316,55714,426
2University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Public, 4 or more yearsLafayette, LA
17,1239,8027,321
3Southeastern Louisiana University
Public, 4 or more yearsHammond, LA
14,2989,0205,278
4Tulane University of Louisiana
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
12,6467,3435,303
5Louisiana Tech University
Public, 4 or more yearsRuston, LA
11,9095,8256,084
6Northwestern State University of Louisiana
Public, 4 or more yearsNatchitoches, LA
11,0817,9013,180
7University of Louisiana at Monroe
Public, 4 or more yearsMonroe, LA
9,2916,0663,225
8University of New Orleans
Public, 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
8,1514,2023,949
9McNeese State University
Public, 4 or more yearsLake Charles, LA
7,6474,6233,024
10Louisiana State University-Shreveport
Public, 4 or more yearsShreveport, LA
7,0364,1032,933
11Southern University and A & M College
Public, 4 or more yearsBaton Rouge, LA
6,6934,3442,349
12Nicholls State University
Public, 4 or more yearsThibodaux, LA
6,4534,2152,238
13Grambling State University
Public, 4 or more yearsGrambling, LA
5,2053,2761,929
14Loyola University New Orleans
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
4,2612,8141,447
15Xavier University of Louisiana
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
3,2312,409822
16Southern University at New Orleans
Public, 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
2,3561,727629
17Dillard University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
1,309993316
18University of Holy Cross
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
1,2551,037218
19Louisiana College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPineville, LA
1,245659586
20Centenary College of Louisiana
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsShreveport, LA
585338247