Colleges in New Orleans, Louisiana Statistics

New Orleans is a city in Louisiana. According to 2019 Census data, the population is 1,020,886 (estimated). For the academic year 2019-2020, eighteen colleges are active for serving college programs in New Orleans, Louisiana. In addition, there are 27 colleges located within 30 miles from New Orleans.
By school types, there are four public and fourteen private schools. By school levels, there are eleven 4-years (or high) schools, two 2-4 years schools (community colleges), and five less than 2 years schools (career, technical, or vocational schools) based on the IPEDS data.
Seventeen schools offer undergraduate programs and ten schools offer graduate programs. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the schools in New Orleans, Louisiana is $18,942 for Louisiana residents and $19,246 for out-of-state students.
The average acceptance rate is 47.86% and the average SAT score is 1,170. A total of 53,143 students enrolled in schools in New Orleans, Louisiana, of which 4,550 students enrolled in online degree programs exclusively. The average student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

Colleges in New Orleans Comparison Table

The following table lists 18 colleges located in New Orleans and 10 schools near New Orleans, Louisiana ordered by distance from New Orleans. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
You can sort the table by column by clicking/touching column titles. The colleges in light blue rows are located in the city limit and other schools are not located in, but near the city.
All SchoolsPublicPrivate4 Years CollegeCommunity CollegesTechnical Colleges
College NameDistance From New OrleansUndergraduate Tuition & FeesPopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty RatioGraduate Tuition & FeesAcceptance RateSAT Score
Southern University at New Orleans
New Orleans, LA
Public, 4 years
four-years
7.55 miles$15,9602,35621%18 to 1$15,69160.00%-
Nunez Community College
Chalmette, LA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
8.12 miles$4,2552,37123%20 to 1---
New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
New Orleans, LA
Private, 4 years
four-years
8.18 miles$9,3202,11226%8 to 1$6,935--
University of New Orleans
New Orleans, LA
Public, 4 years
four-years
8.75 miles$13,9088,15142%19 to 1$13,67856.00%1,128
Park Place Premier Barber School
New Orleans, LA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
9.33 miles$18,2953467%13 to 1---
Dillard University
New Orleans, LA
Private, 4 years
four-years
9.54 miles$19,2811,30951%14 to 1-39.00%1,050
Stevensons Academy of Hair Design
New Orleans, LA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
11.13 miles$14,0002067%20 to 1---
University of Holy Cross
New Orleans, LA
Private, 4 years
four-years
11.53 miles$16,0001,25540%10 to 1$14,53032.00%-
Crescent City Bartending School
New Orleans, LA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
11.79 miles$11,95032082%20 to 1---
Delgado Community College
New Orleans, LA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
11.98 miles$4,07914,2587%18 to 1---
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-New Orleans
New Orleans, LA
Public, 4 years
four-years
12.04 miles$18,8512,809-3 to 1$25,362--
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Xavier University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA
Private, 4 years
four-years
12.89 miles-28-----
Xavier University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA
Private, 4 years
four-years
12.91 miles$25,8223,23151%15 to 1$10,93260.00%1,075
My Le's Beauty College
Gretna, LA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
13.00 miles$10,1254495%15 to 1---
Vanguard College of Cosmetology-Slidell
Slidell, LA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
14.05 miles$16,500116-12 to 1---
Tulane University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA
Private, 4 years
four-years
14.60 miles$58,85212,64686%8 to 1$61,17613.00%1,440
Loyola University New Orleans
New Orleans, LA
Private, 4 years
four-years
14.69 miles$42,0304,26162%12 to 1$17,90675.00%1,155
Vanguard College of Cosmetology-Metairie
Metairie, LA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
14.72 miles$18,50313845%20 to 1---
Chamberlain University-Louisiana
Jefferson, LA
Private, 4 years
four-years
15.29 miles$19,82075-15 to 1-100.00%-
Blue Cliff College-Metairie
Metairie, LA
Private, 2-4 years
valid
15.30 miles$15,88186145%23 to 1---
Eastern College of Health Vocations-New Orleans
New Orleans, LA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
17.35 miles$12,0005867%10 to 1---
Unitech Training Academy-New Orleans
New Orleans, LA
Private, 2-4 years
valid
17.37 miles$14,6004858%12 to 1---
Delta College-Slidell Campus
Slidell, LA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
17.46 miles$14,0506169%6 to 1---
John Jay Beauty College
Kenner, LA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
18.54 miles$10,4007178%18 to 1---
Herzing University-Kenner
Kenner, LA
Private, 4 years
four-years
19.18 miles$14,20045439%16 to 1$11,68074.00%-
Healthcare Training Institute
Kenner, LA
Private, 2-4 years
valid
20.11 miles$28,4736662%10 to 1---
Northshore Technical Community College
Lacombe, LA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
21.55 miles$4,1034,73325%26 to 1---
Delta College Inc
Covington, LA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
29.15 miles$29,0005963%15 to 1---
Average-$19,24653,14355%13 to 1$20,89347.86%1,170