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.
  • SFA has more expensive tuition & fees ($21,616) than NSU ($19,460).
  • It is harder to admit to SFA than NSU.
  • SFA has a higher submitted SAT score (1,065) than NSU (1,054).
  • SFA has higher submitted ACT score (21) than NSU (20).
  • SFA has more students with 12,620 students while NSU has 11,447 students.
  • SFA has more full-time faculties with 530 faculties while NSU has 320 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Stephen F Austin State University and Northwestern State University of Louisiana.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
SFANSU
SFAvs.NSU
Nacogdoches, TexasLocationNatchitoches, Louisiana
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarshipHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Master's College and University (larger programs)Carnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (larger programs)
In-State$10,600
Out-Of-State$21,616
Tuition & Fees
In-State$8,672
Out-Of-State$19,460
67% ($7,717)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)86% ($7,774)
$7,717Average Amount of Financial Aid$7,774
65.43 %Acceptance Rates80.29 %
32.28 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)43.56 %
1,065SAT Score1,054
21ACT Score20
54 %Graduation Rate47 %
31 %Transfer-out Rate-
77 %Retention Rate76 %
12,620Student Population11,447
530Number of Faculties320
16 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio19 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, 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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