The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are four-years, public schools.
  • Lamar University has more expensive tuition & fees ($18,482) than Nicholls State ($9,039).
  • It is harder to admit to Lamar University than Nicholls State.
  • Nicholls State has a higher submitted SAT score (1,005) than Lamar University (1,005).
  • Nicholls State has higher submitted ACT score (20) than Lamar University (20).
  • Lamar University has more students with 16,637 students while Nicholls State has 6,769 students.
  • Lamar University has more full-time faculties with 434 faculties while Nicholls State has 268 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Lamar University and Nicholls State University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Lamar UniversityNicholls State
Lamar Universityvs.Nicholls State
Beaumont, TexasLocationThibodaux, Louisiana
four-years, publicSchool Typefour-years, public
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedMaster's degree
Doctoral/Research UniversityCarnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (medium programs)
In-State$8,690
Out-Of-State$18,482
Tuition & Fees
In-State$7,946
Out-Of-State$9,039
64% ($7,751)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)82% ($7,369)
$7,751Average Amount of Financial Aid$7,369
81.65 %Acceptance Rates93.74 %
32.55 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)50.54 %
1,005SAT Score1,133
20ACT Score23
37 %Graduation Rate45 %
36 %Transfer-out Rate2 %
69 %Retention Rate75 %
16,637Student Population6,769
434Number of Faculties268
19 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio19 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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