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Address175 Sam Sibley Drive, Natchitoches, LA 71497-0002
Phone318-357-6011
WEBwww.nsula.edu/
Admissionwww.nsula.edu/admissions/
Online Applicationwww.nsula.edu/admissions/
Financial Aidwww.nsula.edu/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.nsula.edu/financialaid/cost-of-attendance/
Veterans Tuitionwww.nsula.edu/registrar/veterans-affairs/
Athleticwww.nsudemons.com/sports/2014/8/6/GEN_0806145023.aspx?
Disability Servicestudentaffairs.nsula.edu/disability-support/
School TypePublic, 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Northwestern State University of Louisiana Campus, Natchitoches, LA

2019 Tuition & Fees and 2020 Estimation

For undergraduate school, its 2019 tuition and fees are $7,922 for in-state students and $18,710 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, its 2019 tuition and fees are $8,909 for in-state students and $19,697 for out-of-state students.
The estimated 2020 tuition & fees are $7,922 for Louisiana residents and $18,710 for out-of-state students. The estimated 2020 graduate school tuition & fees are $9,352 for Louisiana residents and $20,128 for out-of-state students.
The average earning in 10 years after graduation of the school is $39,600.
2018-19 Tuition & Fees2019-20 Estimation
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$7,922$18,710
Graduate$8,909$19,697
NSU 2018-2019 Tuition Costs Chart
source: IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$7,922$18,710
Graduate$9,352$20,128
Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2019-2020 Estimated Tuition Costs Chart
The estimation for 2019-2020 tuition costs is based on the cost change rates of last year.

2019 Key Stats

The Acceptance ratio at Northwestern State University of Louisiana is 82% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 43%. The average graduation rate is 39%. Total 10,572 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.
2019 Key Academics Stats at NSU
Acceptance Rate »82%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) »43%
Graduation Rate »39%
Retention Rate76%(full-time), 54% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio6.25% (16 to 1)
Student Population »10,572 (9,443 undergraduate)
Average Financial Aid »$7,575
Average Earning After 10 years of graduation$39,600

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

Northwestern State University of Louisiana 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 NSU
Online ClassUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy
Weekend/Evening CollegeNo
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadYes
NSU provides a number of student services including academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services at NSU
Remedial servicesNo
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenNo
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Special Characteristics

Next table illustrates special characteristics of Northwestern State University of Louisiana.
NSU Special Characteristics
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeNo
Board/Meal PlanYes
Dormitory Capacity1,492