Louisiana Colleges Ranked by Highest Percent of Black Students

List of Colleges by Percent of Black Students

List of Colleges by Percent of Black Students

Below is a ranking of the 60 colleges in Louisiana with the highest percent of black students. Southern University and A & M College tops the list with African Americans comprising 93% of the student population.

Data is reported for the 2017/18 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.

List of Louisiana Colleges Ranked by Highest Percent of Black Students
College % Black
S

Baton Rouge, LA

93.2%
D

New Orleans, LA

90.6%
G

Grambling, LA

90.9%
V

Baton Rouge, LA

89.9%
S

Shreveport, LA

85.3%
S

New Orleans, LA

84.6%
B

Shreveport, LA

82.2%
R

Baton Rouge, LA

82.9%
B

Metairie, LA

77.8%
M

Baton Rouge, LA

78.0%
M

Monroe, LA

76.1%
X

New Orleans, LA

76.0%
C

Shreveport, LA

69.8%
R

Shreveport, LA

68.7%
B

Houma, LA

60.6%
H

Kenner, LA

57.5%
R

Lafayette, LA

56.2%
B

Alexandria, LA

48.6%
D

New Orleans, LA

47.0%
N

Chalmette, LA

47.8%