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Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

Overview

Student Population
30,861
National Rank
#341
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College overview
Location Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Online lsu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 17,907 prospective students applied, and 13,236 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 4,917 enrolled in the school.  26,289 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 4,572 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $8,038 plus fees of $3,912. LSU is ranked 341 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult 
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College overview
SAT 1130/1350
ACT 23/28
GPA 3.45
Applications Accepted
73.9% 
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College overview
Applications Due Apr 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Louisiana Resident Tuition
$8,038
In State Costs for Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,160
Other Fees$3,912
Room and Board $11,830
Budget for Other Expenses$5,420
Total One Year Cost$30,360
Out of State Tuition
$8,038
Out of State Costs for Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,160
Other Fees$3,912
Room and Board $11,830
Budget for Other Expenses$5,420
Total One Year Cost$30,360

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$56,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
60% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 18%
Education 10%
Engineering 9%
Communication 8%
Social Sciences 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=159391 IPEDS survey data for Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College.