School Overview

Louisiana Tech University is a Public, 4 years college located in Ruston, Louisiana. LA Tech ranked 138th in National Universities and 3rd in Louisiana Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 11,126 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. It is a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. LA Tech's acceptance rate is 65.83% last year (undergraduate school).
Louisiana Tech University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address1310 West Railroad Avenue, Ruston, LA 71272
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryDoctoral/Research University
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Louisiana Tech University is 65.83% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 36.79%. The application fees are $20 for undergraduate programs and $40 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate65.83 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)36.79 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$20
Graduate Application Fees$40

Tuition & Fees

LA Tech's 2022 tuition & fees is $10,065 for Louisiana residents and $16,806 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $7,959 for Louisiana residents and $12,690 for out-of-students.
Louisiana ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$10,065$16,806
Graduate Tuition & Fees$7,959$12,690
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 11,126 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 1,324 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. LA Tech has 10,013 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,113 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students11,126
Undergraduate Students10,013
Graduate Students1,113
Online Enrollment1,324

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs136 Programs
Number of online programs19 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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