Nicholls State University Comparison

Compare Nicholls State University with any three college sin the United States. Enter additional schools in the search box below for a side-by-side comparison of costs, admissions and post-graduation outcomes with Nicholls State University.

Add a college to compare up to four schools

Frequently compared to Nicholls State University. Click a college to add to the comparison. 

UL Lafayette LSU Southeastern Sacramento State A&M-Texarkana UNO
Nicholls State University comparison
Nicholls State University College 2 College 3 College 4
Remove +Add +Add +Add


Nicholls State University
Location Thibodaux, LA
Setting Small City
Enrollment 6,225
Type Public 4 Year
National Ranking #789
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
Team Colors          


Nicholls State University
Tuition (In State) $4,922
Tuition (Out of State) $6,015
Room & Board $10,408
Avg Net Price $12,621
Avg Grant Aid $8,741
% Receiving Grant Aid 98%


Nicholls State University
Admission Chances Calculate
Applied 2,167
Admitted 2,106
Acceptance Rate 97.2%
Enrolled % 45.5%
Avg High School GPA 3.34
Typical High School Grades B+
Admissions Standards Moderate
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 20/25
SAT Range 1038/1228
Submit Test Scores Required
Application Deadline


Nicholls State University
Student to Faculty Ratio 16:1
Popular Majors
  • Business (23%)
  • Liberal Arts and Humanities (19%)
  • Health Professions (16%)
  • Education (8%)
  • Personal and Culinary Services (7%)


Nicholls State University
Graduation Rate 38%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $42,600
Making Student Loan Payments 51%
Median Student Loan Debt $19,848
Median Loan Payment $205


Nicholls State University
% Men 35%
% Women 65%
Racial Diversity Medium
% White 68%
% Black 20%
% Hispanic 3%
% Native American 2%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 3%
% International 2%
% Unknown Race 1%


Nicholls State University
% In-State 96%
% Out-of-State 4%


Nicholls State University
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes Yes
Daycare Facility No
Learn More Details

Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard