The Best Value Louisiana Colleges

Best Value Colleges in Louisiana for 2021

Explore the colleges that provide the best value for your money in Louisiana based on academic quality, outcomes, net price and financial aid. The rankings are calculated using ratings from the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges ranking but additionally factors in the typical price paid by students to identify the colleges that offer the best deals. Leading the list for 2021 as the overall best value college in Louisiana is Louisiana State University. The highest value public state college is also Louisiana State University. Learn how the Best Value Colleges are calculated and ranked on our methodology page.


17 results

Louisiana State University
L
Baton Rouge, LA
Louisiana State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 30,983enrollment
  • $18,143net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1310SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.45Avg GPA
Louisiana Tech University
L
Ruston, LA
Louisiana Tech University

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#2 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 11,909enrollment
  • $12,261net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1065-1260SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.43Avg GPA
Xavier University of Louisiana
X
New Orleans, LA
Xavier University of Louisiana

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 3,231enrollment
  • $18,794net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 990-1160SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA
Our Lady of the Lake College
O
Baton Rouge, LA
 
Our Lady of the Lake College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 1,368enrollment
  • $15,073net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 20-24ACT range
  • 3.32Avg GPA
Dillard University
D
New Orleans, LA
Dillard University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 1,309enrollment
  • $17,269net price
  • 39%acceptance rate
  • 980-1120SAT range
  • 19-23ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA
Grambling State University
G
Grambling, LA
Grambling State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#6 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 5,205enrollment
  • $18,074net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • 910-1060SAT range
  • 16-20ACT range
  • 2.9Avg GPA
Louisiana State University Alexandria
L
Alexandria, LA
Louisiana State University Alexandria

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 3,164enrollment
  • $7,838net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 940-1050SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Louisiana State University Shreveport
L
Shreveport, LA
Louisiana State University Shreveport

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 7,036enrollment
  • $8,834net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 1006-1173SAT range
  • 20-24ACT range
  • 3.23Avg GPA
Louisiana College
L
Pineville, LA
Louisiana College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 1,245enrollment
  • $12,495net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 910-1060SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.17Avg GPA
McNeese State University
M
Lake Charles, LA
McNeese State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 7,647enrollment
  • $11,974net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1240SAT range
  • 20-24ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA
University of New Orleans
N
New Orleans, LA
University of New Orleans

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#11 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 8,151enrollment
  • $10,780net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1015-1240SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.21Avg GPA
Nicholls State University
N
Thibodaux, LA
 
Nicholls State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 6,453enrollment
  • $11,545net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1172SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.19Avg GPA
University of Louisiana Monroe
L
Monroe, LA
 
University of Louisiana Monroe

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#13 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 9,291enrollment
  • $9,710net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.35Avg GPA
Northwestern State University of Louisiana
N
Natchitoches, LA
 
Northwestern State University of Louisiana

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 11,081enrollment
  • $12,336net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1210SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA
Southeastern Louisiana University
S
Hammond, LA
Southeastern Louisiana University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 14,298enrollment
  • $11,890net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.13Avg GPA
Southern University and A & M College
S
Baton Rouge, LA
Southern University and A & M College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 6,693enrollment
  • $15,511net price
  • 35%acceptance rate
  • 900-1080SAT range
  • 17-20ACT range
  • 3.01*Avg GPA
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
L
Lafayette, LA
University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#17 Best Value in Louisiana

  • 17,123enrollment
  • $12,184net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1268SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA