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Largest Louisiana Colleges with Most Enrollment

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College has the most students of 31,756 for academic year 2019-2020 in Louisiana. University of Louisiana at Lafayette is ranked second with 16,933 students and Southeastern Louisiana University follows them with 14,220 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
31,75617,07414,682
2University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Public, 4 or more yearsLafayette, LA
16,9339,6067,327
3Southeastern Louisiana University
Public, 4 or more yearsHammond, LA
14,2209,0065,214
4Tulane University of Louisiana
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
12,9237,5235,400
5Louisiana Tech University
Public, 4 or more yearsRuston, LA
11,5105,6185,892
6Northwestern State University of Louisiana
Public, 4 or more yearsNatchitoches, LA
10,9007,8523,048
7University of Louisiana at Monroe
Public, 4 or more yearsMonroe, LA
8,6735,7782,895
8Louisiana State University-Shreveport
Public, 4 or more yearsShreveport, LA
8,5795,0383,541
9University of New Orleans
Public, 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
8,2314,3143,917
10McNeese State University
Public, 4 or more yearsLake Charles, LA
7,2954,4142,881
11Southern University and A & M College
Public, 4 or more yearsBaton Rouge, LA
7,1404,6892,451
12Nicholls State University
Public, 4 or more yearsThibodaux, LA
6,4914,2302,261
13Grambling State University
Public, 4 or more yearsGrambling, LA
5,2323,3901,842
14Loyola University New Orleans
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
4,3672,9221,445
15Xavier University of Louisiana
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
3,3252,507818
16Southern University at New Orleans
Public, 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
2,3091,670639
17Dillard University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
1,225922303
18Louisiana College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPineville, LA
1,224662562
19University of Holy Cross
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Orleans, LA
1,102893209
20Centenary College of Louisiana
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsShreveport, LA
574340234