Louisiana State University-Alexandria

Alexandria, Louisiana

Louisiana State University-Alexandria Overview

Student population

Address8100 Hwy 71 South
Alexandria, LA
School Websitewww.lsua.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above
Size

Fringe

StatusPublic
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Louisiana State University-Alexandria is a small public, 4-year college based in Alexandria, Louisiana that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 2,333 students applied to Louisiana State University-Alexandria. Of those students, 1,317 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Louisiana State University-Alexandria was $4,895, in addition to fees of $1,774. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Louisiana State University-Alexandria.

Louisiana State University-Alexandria has a 26% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Louisiana State University-Alexandria Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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GPARequired
Applicants admitted

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The Louisiana State University-Alexandria acceptance rate is 56%. To put this into perspective, 1,317 of the 2,333 students who applied to Louisiana State University-Alexandria in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Louisiana State University-Alexandria is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Louisiana State University-Alexandria had an SAT score between the range of 0 and 0. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Louisiana State University-Alexandria was between 18 and 22 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Louisiana State University-Alexandria as part of their application.

Louisiana State University-Alexandria Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Louisiana State University-Alexandria, the tuition for in-state residents is $4,895. Combined with fees of $1,774, room and board costs of $7,950, other expenses of $3,332 and the $1,220 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $14,024 in tuition.

Students at Louisiana State University-Alexandria are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Louisiana State University-Alexandria was $4,637 last year, with 90% of students being awarded federal aid. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

Louisiana State University-Alexandria Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio19:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Louisiana State University-Alexandria.

Louisiana State University-Alexandria has a good gender split, with 69% of undergraduates being female and 31% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Louisiana residents; in fact, 93% of all students reside in Louisiana. However, 5% of students come from out-of-state and 2% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at Louisiana State University-Alexandria is 19:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Louisiana State University-Alexandria Popular Majors and Programs

HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
PSYCHOLOGY
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
EDUCATION
PHYSICAL SCIENCES

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