Overview

Student Population
12,839
Louisiana Tech University overview
Location Ruston, Louisiana
Online latech.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Louisiana Tech University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Ruston, Louisiana, Louisiana Tech University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 6,952 prospective students applied, and 4,508 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,917 enrolled in the school.  8,910 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,929 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $6,400 plus fees of $3,245. LA Tech- Louisiana Tech- Tech is ranked 610 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Moderate 
Louisiana Tech University overview
SAT 950/1170
ACT 22/27
GPA 3.43
Applications Accepted
64.8% 
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Applications Due Jan 3, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Louisiana Resident Tuition
$6,400
In State Costs for Louisiana Tech University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,251
Other Fees$3,245
Room and Board $6,360
Budget for Other Expenses$3,108
Total One Year Cost$20,364
Out of State Tuition
$15,313
Out of State Costs for Louisiana Tech University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,251
Other Fees$3,245
Room and Board $6,360
Budget for Other Expenses$3,108
Total One Year Cost$29,277

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$48,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
49% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Louisiana Tech University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 15%
Engineering 10%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 10%
Health Professions 10%
Social Sciences 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=159647 IPEDS survey data for Louisiana Tech University.