Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Overview

Address156 Thomas Boyd Hall
School Websitewww.lsu.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Midsize

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is a large public, 4-year college based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 24,280 students applied to Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College. Of those students, 18,024 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College was $8,038, in addition to fees of $3,912. 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 and Agricultural & Mechanical College.

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College has a 64% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College acceptance rate is 74%. To put this into perspective, 18,024 of the 24,280 students who applied to Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College had an SAT score between the range of 1,070 and 1,290. 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 and Agricultural & Mechanical College was between 23 and 29 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, the tuition for in-state residents is $8,038. Combined with fees of $3,912, room and board costs of $11,830, other expenses of $5,420 and the $1,160 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $30,360.

Out-of-state residents 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 $28,627 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College to $47,037 for out-of-state students.

Students at Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College was $4,740 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 24%.

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio20:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College.

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College has a good gender split, with 53% of undergraduates being female and 47% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Louisiana residents; in fact, 77% of all students reside in Louisiana. However, 22% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is 20:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 13% students enroll at Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College part-time; the other 26,862 students enrolled full-time.

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