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Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

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B+

Rating

Public

Type

33,758

Students

$8,038

Tuition

75%

Acceptance

#103

Ranking

Midsize City

Campus Setting

Baton Rouge, LA

156 Thomas Boyd Hall, Baton Rouge, LA 70803-2750

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is a very large public university located in Baton Rouge, LA ranked 3rdin Louisiana. It has a total of 26,828 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting a smidgeon below three fourths of applicants. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College offers 228 different majors and is best known for its physical education, construction management, and interior architecture programs (nationally ranked 2nd, 2nd, and 5th respectively). With a tuition cost of $8,038 per year, Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is pretty cheap. 58.9% of students graduate starting the next stage of their lives, entering the workforce. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $50,100 per year, which is 21% over the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$28,639/Year
Above Average

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

$28,639

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$49,639/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$37,678/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

75%Acceptance
Less Selective

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

75%

National

69%
Sat

1080 - 1310

14% of students submit

Admissions Yield

34%

ACT

22 - 27

86% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$50

Students

26,828Undergrads
Large Student Population

Full-Time

5,800

Part-Time

3
Male

47%

In-state

83%

Female

53%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

4%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
6% Physical Education Teaching and Coaching6% Business Administration and Management, General4% Biology/Biological Sciences, General84% Others

6% Physical Education Teaching and Coaching

6% Business Administration and Management, General

4% Biology/Biological Sciences, General

84% Others

Physical Education Teaching and Coaching

6%

410 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

6%

391 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

4%

290 Graduates

Accounting

4%

238 Graduates

Mass Communication/Media Studies

4%

236 Graduates

Construction Management

3%

221 Graduates

Psychology, General

3%

204 Graduates

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

3%

203 Graduates

Academics

A-
Professors
StudentsProfessors20:120:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

20

Number of Library Books

2,908,018

Academic Spend per Student

$13,283

Full-time Retention Rate

83%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$40,200/Year

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

$40,200

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$40,200

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$50,100

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

58%