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Address156 Thomas Boyd Hall, Baton Rouge, LA 70803-2750
Phone225-578-3202
WEBwww.lsu.edu
Admissionsites01.lsu.edu/wp/admissions/
Online Applicationsites01.lsu.edu/wp/admissions/become-a-tiger-2/apply/
Financial Aidsites01.lsu.edu/wp/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.lsu.edu/financialaid/cost/net_price_calculator.php
Veterans Tuitionwww.lsu.edu/vetaffairs/index.php
Disability Servicestudents.lsu.edu/disability
School TypePublic, 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (very high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

2020 Tuition & Fees and 2021 Estimation

For undergraduate school, its 2020 tuition and fees are $11,962 for in-state students and $28,639 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, its 2020 tuition and fees are $12,447 for in-state students and $13,035 for out-of-state students.
The estimated 2021 tuition & fees are $11,974 for Louisiana residents and $28,651 for out-of-state students. The estimated 2021 graduate school tuition & fees are $0 for Louisiana residents and $5,672 for out-of-state students.
The average earning in 10 years after graduation from the school is $60,100. The average salary varies depending on the field of study where Veterinary Medicine program shows the highest salary with $77,300 after graduating from Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College.
2019-20 Tuition & Fees2020-21 Estimation
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$11,962$28,639
Graduate$12,447$13,035
LSU 2019-2020 Tuition Costs Chart
source: IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$11,974$28,651
Graduate$0$5,672
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College 2020-2021 Estimated Tuition Costs Chart
The estimation for 2020-2021 tuition costs is based on the cost change rates of last year.

2020 Key Stats

The Acceptance rate at Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is 74% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 32%. The average graduation rate is 67%. Total 30,983 students are attending at the school and the school offers campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school). Key academic stats for the school are listed in next table.
2020 Key Academics Stats at LSU
Acceptance Rate »74%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) »32%
Graduation Rate »67%
Retention Rate84%(full-time), 57% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio5.00% (20 to 1)
Student Population »30,983 (25,233 undergraduate)
Average Financial Aid »$11,562
Average Earning After 10 years of graduation$60,100
Average Salary by Field of Study$21,900 - $77,300

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs which designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers . Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities at LSU
Online ClassUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening CollegeNo
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadYes
LSU provides a number of student services including academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services at LSU
Remedial servicesNo
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenYes
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Special Characteristics

Next table illustrates special characteristics of Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College.
LSU Special Characteristics
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeYes
Board/Meal PlanYes
Dormitory Capacity7,667



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