Louisiana Graduate Schools

2023 Louisiana Graduate Schools Statistics

In Louisiana State, there are 115 colleges and universities - 33 public and 82 private schools. Among them, 30 schools are offering graduate programs.
23 Louisiana Graduate Schools offer the distance learning Opportunities (online degree/certificate programs) and 1 schools are online completely schools that all degree programs can be completed by online educationin Louisiana. Total 35,567 students are attending Louisiana Graduate Schools and the average students to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
The 2023 average graduate school tuition & fees at Louisiana Graduate Schools is $9,177 for Louisiana residents and $17,940 for out-of-state students. The next table shows the 2022-2023 statistics for Louisiana Graduate Schools.
Louisiana Graduate Schools Statistics
academic year 2022-2023
Number of Schools115 schools
By Types33 public, 82 private
By Levels110 undergraduate schools
30 graduate schools
By Categories
(where graduate program offered)
7 National Universities
1 Liberal Arts Colleges
4 Law Schools
3 Medical Schools
Tuition & fees
Undergraduate$6,575 Louisiana residents
$15,961 out-of-state
Graduate$9,177 Louisiana residents
$17,940 out-of-state
Student Population247,305
Undergraduate211,738
Graduate35,567
Students to Faculty Ratio16.79 to 1

Louisiana Graduate Schools Comparison By Rank, Tuition, and Admission

The next table lists Louisiana Graduate Schools ordered by rank. The number in rank column refers to the rank in the Louisiana college ranking. You can sort the schools by clicking column name that you want to sort.
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2022-2023 Louisiana Graduate Schools Comparison
Rank*NameGraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate StudentsOffered Degree/ProgramsNumber of Graduate ProgramsStudents to Faculty Ratio
1 Tulane University of LouisianaPrivate, 4 yearsNew Orleans, LA $63,244 5,242 Post-BS, Master's, Doctorate 271 programs 8 to 1
2 University of Louisiana at LafayettePublic, 4 yearsLafayette, LA $23,884
($10,156 Residents)
2,269 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 120 programs 18 to 1
3 Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical CollegePublic, 4 yearsBaton Rouge, LA $29,962
($13,027 Residents)
6,396 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 246 programs 22 to 1
4 Centenary College of LouisianaPrivate, 4 yearsShreveport, LA $9,135 33 Master's 28 programs 8 to 1
5 Southern University at New OrleansPublic, 4 yearsNew Orleans, LA $16,103
($9,161 Residents)
270 Post-BS, Master's 29 programs 13 to 1
6 University of New OrleansPublic, 4 yearsNew Orleans, LA $13,678
($9,108 Residents)
1,307 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 115 programs 18 to 1
7 University of Louisiana at MonroePublic, 4 yearsMonroe, LA $21,419
($9,319 Residents)
1,846 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 101 programs 17 to 1
8 Loyola University New OrleansPrivate, 4 yearsNew Orleans, LA $19,791 1,108 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 110 programs 13 to 1
9 Louisiana State University-ShreveportPublic, 4 yearsShreveport, LA $19,846
($7,349 Residents)
6,256 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 52 programs 24 to 1
10 McNeese State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsLake Charles, LA $9,958
($8,458 Residents)
534 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 72 programs 19 to 1
11 Northwestern State University of LouisianaPublic, 4 yearsNatchitoches, LA $20,402
($9,614 Residents)
984 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 91 programs 17 to 1
12 Louisiana Christian UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsPineville, LA $8,525 194 Master's 54 programs 11 to 1
13 Southern University and A & M CollegePublic, 4 yearsBaton Rouge, LA $17,104
($10,658 Residents)
1,756 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 59 programs 18 to 1
14 Louisiana Tech UniversityPublic, 4 yearsRuston, LA $12,690
($7,959 Residents)
915 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 145 programs 23 to 1
15 Nicholls State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsThibodaux, LA $9,334
($8,241 Residents)
569 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 63 programs 17 to 1
16 Southeastern Louisiana UniversityPublic, 4 yearsHammond, LA $21,308
($8,830 Residents)
1,039 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 75 programs 18 to 1
17 Grambling State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsGrambling, LA $16,439
($7,416 Residents)
857 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 55 programs 25 to 1
18 Xavier University of LouisianaPrivate, 4 yearsNew Orleans, LA $18,399 723 Master's, Doctorate 81 programs 13 to 1
21 University of Holy CrossPrivate, 4 yearsNew Orleans, LA $15,150 346 Master's, Doctorate 59 programs 10 to 1
- Southern University Law CenterPublic, 4 yearsBaton Rouge, LA - 843 - - -
- University of Phoenix-LouisianaPrivate, 4 yearsBaton Rouge, LA $17,760 - - - 3 to 1
- Herzing University-New OrleansPrivate, 4 yearsMetairie, LA $10,450 11 Master's, Post-MS 27 programs 13 to 1
- Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBaton Rouge, LA $26,274 337 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 25 programs 10 to 1
- Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-New OrleansPublic, 4 yearsNew Orleans, LA $25,362
($13,089 Residents)
1,860 Master's, Doctorate 35 programs 3 to 1
- The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Xavier University of LouisianaPrivate, 4 yearsNew Orleans, LA - 42 - 1 programs -
- Notre Dame Seminary Graduate School of TheologyPrivate, 4 yearsNew Orleans, LA $21,826 - - - 4 to 1
- Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-ShreveportPublic, 4 yearsShreveport, LA $26,232
($15,120 Residents)
992 Master's, Doctorate 17 programs 3 to 1
- New Orleans Baptist Theological SeminaryPrivate, 4 yearsNew Orleans, LA $7,732 1,054 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 72 programs 14 to 1
Average$9,177 Residents
$17,940 Out-of-State
35,567 - 30 programs 16.79 to 1
*Louisiana college ranking
**Ranking data provided by CollegeEvaluator.
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Graduate Programs at Louisiana Best Colleges

View Graduate Programs at the best colleges in Louisiana
1. Tulane University of LouisianaPrivate, 4 yearsNew Orleans, LA
4. Centenary College of LouisianaPrivate, 4 yearsShreveport, LA
6. University of New OrleansPublic, 4 yearsNew Orleans, LA
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