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 Public, 4 or more years schools.
  • Sam Houston State has more expensive tuition & fees ($18,552) than Nicholls State ($9,039).
  • It is harder to admit to Sam Houston State than Nicholls State.
  • Nicholls State has a higher submitted SAT score (1,086) than Sam Houston State (1,065).
  • Nicholls State has higher submitted ACT score (23) than Sam Houston State (21).
  • Sam Houston State has more students with 21,213 students while Nicholls State has 6,453 students.
  • Sam Houston State has more full-time faculties with 778 faculties while Nicholls State has 258 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Nicholls State University and Sam Houston State University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Nicholls StateSam Houston State
Nicholls Statevs.Sam Houston State
Thibodaux, LouisianaLocationHuntsville, Texas
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Master's degreeHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship
Master's College and University (medium programs)Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral/Research University
In-State$7,946
Out-Of-State$9,039
Tuition & Fees
In-State$8,736
Out-Of-State$18,552
75% ($6,829)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)72% ($7,649)
$6,829Average Amount of Financial Aid$7,649
93.74 %Acceptance Rates74.39 %
50.54 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)31.19 %
1,086SAT Score1,065
23ACT Score21
49 %Graduation Rate54 %
26 %Transfer-out Rate25 %
74 %Retention Rate76 %
6,453Student Population21,213
258Number of Faculties778
19 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio21 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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