At a Glance

Tulane University of Louisiana ranked first and University of Louisiana at Lafayette ranked second in Louisiana college rankings. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the Louisiana best colleges is $15,313 for Louisiana residents and $22,453 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 70.71% and the average SAT score is 1,092. The average number of student population is 8,248 and the average student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.
Below statements summarize the average statistics of tuition, admission, and more academic factors for Louisiana best colleges. For the statistics, we only include 4 years colleges such as national universities and liberal arts colleges.

Louisiana Best Colleges Comparison Table

RankCollege NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesSAT ScoreAcceptance RatePopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty Ratio
1Tulane University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA
$58,852$61,1761,42011.00%13,92786%8 to 1
2University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Lafayette, LA
$24,086$23,8651,10567.00%16,45051%19 to 1
3Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
Baton Rouge, LA
$28,639$29,9701,19573.00%34,28570%22 to 1
4Centenary College of Louisiana
Shreveport, LA
$38,060$9,7501,08564.00%56356%9 to 1
5Southern University at New Orleans
New Orleans, LA
$15,960$15,691-72.00%2,26419%17 to 1
6University of New Orleans
New Orleans, LA
$13,908$13,6781,13583.00%8,37541%20 to 1
7University of Louisiana at Monroe
Monroe, LA
$21,170$21,4101,06078.00%8,88857%18 to 1
8Loyola University New Orleans
New Orleans, LA
$42,030$17,9061,14572.00%4,49759%13 to 1
9Louisiana State University-Shreveport
Shreveport, LA
$20,314$19,7311,08083.00%9,95537%28 to 1
10McNeese State University
Lake Charles, LA
$16,420$16,3861,14563.00%7,28444%21 to 1
11Northwestern State University of Louisiana
Natchitoches, LA
$19,460$20,4021,05495.00%11,44747%19 to 1
12Louisiana College
Pineville, LA
$17,500$7,8161,03071.00%1,15334%11 to 1
13Southern University and A & M College
Baton Rouge, LA
$16,720$16,68494743.00%6,91728%22 to 1
14Louisiana Tech University
Ruston, LA
$16,807$12,6901,16564.00%11,12661%23 to 1
15Nicholls State University
Thibodaux, LA
$9,039$9,1771,08093.00%6,76945%19 to 1
16Southeastern Louisiana University
Hammond, LA
$20,767$21,246-97.00%14,42640%20 to 1
17Grambling State University
Grambling, LA
$16,658$16,40393093.00%5,43842%30 to 1
18Xavier University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA
$25,822$10,9321,07581.00%3,38350%13 to 1
19Louisiana State University-Alexandria
Alexandria, LA
$14,024-97064.00%3,70631%16 to 1
20Dillard University
New Orleans, LA
$19,281-1,03065.00%1,21550%14 to 1
21University of Holy Cross
New Orleans, LA
$16,000$14,530-53.00%1,13738%10 to 1
Average$22,453$18,9181,09270.71%8,24847%18 to 1