Average Tuition & Fees $15,159
Average Acceptance Rates 65.96 %
Total Student Population 254,102
Average Graduation Rates 53.01 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 15.37 to 1

Louisiana Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2018-2019, there are 130 colleges and universities in Louisiana State - 35 public and 95 private schools. By school level, there are 35 4 Year or high, 39 2-4 years, and 56 less than 2 years schools in Louisiana. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Louisiana Colleges Distribution by Type and Level
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)19
Private (for-profit)76
4 Year or High35
2-4 Year39
Less than 2 year56

Average Academic Statistics for Louisiana Colleges

The average acceptance rate for Louisiana colleges is 65.96% and the average graduation rate is 53.01% in academic year 2018-2019. Total 254,102 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended Louisiana colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 15.37:1. Next charts are illustrating the core statistics for colleges and universities located in Louisiana.

[Chart] Louisiana Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Transfer-out Rate for Louisiana colleges is 19.764705882353 %
Average Retention Rate for Louisiana colleges is 67.082568807339 %

2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees For Louisiana Colleges

For academic year 2018-2019, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for Louisiana colleges are $11,448 for Louisiana residents and $15,159 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $12,477 for in-state students and $15,777 for out-of-state students.

Louisiana 2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Louisiana State 2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at Louisiana Colleges

Louisiana colleges and universities are offering 3,015 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Louisiana State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate41217
One but less than two years certificate44820
Associate's Degree34144
Two but less than four years certificate141
Bachelor's Degree94384
Post Bachelor's Degree10327
Master's Degree48597
Post Master's Degree7527
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship16913
Doctor's degree - professional practice234
Doctor's degree - other22

Special Learning Opportunities at Louisiana State

In Louisiana, 42 colleges offer the undergraduate online programs and 24 colleges offer the graduate online programs. 18 colleges have the ROTC programs and 20 colleges offer the study abroad programs. Next table shows the number of Louisiana schools which are offering special learning opportunities by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Louisiana State
Online Completely0 out of 130 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes42 out of 130 Schools
Graduate Online Classes24 out of 130 Schools
ROTC18 out of 130 Schools
Weekend/Evening College59 out of 130 Schools
Teacher certificate22 out of 130 Schools
Study Abroad20 out of 130 Schools