School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Southern University and A & M College and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
AddressP.O. Box 9374, Harding Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70813
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of Southern University and A & M College is 58.88% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 32.14%. The application fees are $25 for undergraduate programs and $25 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate58.88 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)32.14 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$25

Tuition & Fees

Southern University and A & M's 2023 tuition & fees is $9,848 for Louisiana residents and $17,198 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 0.03% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($17,192).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $10,658 for Louisiana residents and $17,104 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition is not changed and same to the last year's rate.
Louisiana ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$9,848$17,198
Graduate Tuition & Fees$10,658$17,104
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 8,317 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 1,080 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Southern University and A & M has 6,560 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,757 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students8,317
Undergraduate Students6,560
Graduate Students1,757
Online Enrollment1,080

Degree Information and Campus Life

Southern University and A & M offers 58 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 1 out of the 58 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Southern University and A & M
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs58 Programs
Number of online programs1 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification