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Tightest Louisiana Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

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