Overview

Student Population
6,453
Nicholls State University overview
Location Thibodaux, Louisiana
Online nicholls.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Nicholls State University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Thibodaux, Louisiana, Nicholls State University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 2,651 prospective students applied, and 2,484 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,301 enrolled in the school.  5,102 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,351 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $4,922 plus fees of $3,030. Nicholls State University is ranked 1289 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Very Easy 
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SAT 870/1090
ACT 20/24
GPA 3.19
Applications Accepted
93.7% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Louisiana Resident Tuition
$4,922
In State Costs for Nicholls State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$3,030
Room and Board $9,754
Budget for Other Expenses$4,112
Total One Year Cost$23,118
Out of State Tuition
$6,015
Out of State Costs for Nicholls State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$3,030
Room and Board $9,754
Budget for Other Expenses$4,112
Total One Year Cost$24,211

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$42,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
38% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Nicholls State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 23%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 19%
Health Professions 16%
Education 8%
Personal and Culinary Services 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=159966 IPEDS survey data for Nicholls State University.