Louisiana Tech University

Ruston, Louisiana

Overview

Address1310 West Railroad Avenue
School Websitewww.latech.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

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StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Louisiana Tech University is a small public, 4-year college based in Ruston, undefined that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 7,297 students applied to Louisiana Tech University. Of those students, 4,602 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Louisiana Tech University was $6,400, in addition to fees of $3,245. 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 Tech University.

Louisiana Tech University has a 53% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Louisiana Tech University acceptance rate is 63%. To put this into perspective, 4,602 of the 7,297 students who applied to Louisiana Tech University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Louisiana Tech University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Louisiana Tech University had an SAT score between the range of 870 and 970. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Louisiana Tech University was between 22 and 28 in the last academic year.

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

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Louisiana Tech University, the tuition for in-state residents is $6,400. Combined with fees of $3,245, room and board costs of $6,495, other expenses of $3,738 and the $1,389 cost of books and supplies.

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 $18,558 in tuition.

Students at Louisiana Tech University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Louisiana Tech University was $4,785 last year. with 31% of students were awarded federal aid.

Louisiana Tech University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio23:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Louisiana Tech University.

Louisiana Tech University has a good gender split, with 48% of undergraduates being female and 52% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are undefined residents; in fact, 86% of all students reside in undefined. However, 13% 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 Tech University is 23:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Louisiana Tech University to thrive in your studies.

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