Graduate Programs Overview

Southern University and A & M College is a four-years, public school located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2021-2022 the graduate school tuition & fees are $10,658 for Louisiana residents and $17,104 for other students in average.

It offers thirty-five graduate programs: 20 Master's, 8 Doctorate, 3 Post-Bachelor's, 4 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 212 students have been conferred Master's degree and 27 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameSouthern University and A & M College
Typefour-years, public
Address3rd Floor, J.S. Clark Adm. Building, P.O. Box 9374, Baton Rouge, LA
Graduate School Students772 students
144 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)In-State$10,658
Student to Faculty22:1 (4.55%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 35 Graduate Programs
20 Master's, 4 Doctorate, 7 Post graduate certificates

2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees at Southern University and A & M College with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Louisiana residents, the tuition & fees are $10,658 and $17,104 for non-Louisiana residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $381.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 14, 2022)
2022 COATuition Trends
2022 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
Cost per Credit$381$381
Books & Supplies$1,300
Room & Board$9,366 (On-Campus) / $9,996 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$3,975 (On-Campus) / $4,932 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$25,299$31,745
Off-Campus Total$26,886$33,332
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2018-2022)

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Southern University and A & M College offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 35 major areas - 19 Master's (5 online programs), 6 Doctorate , 2 Post-Bachelor'(2 online programs), 3 Post-Master'(1 online programs). The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
Natural Resources And Conservation
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Physical Sciences
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 6,917 students enrolled in Southern University and A & M College including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 772 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 218 male and 554 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 376 full-time and 396 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 144 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 135 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students218
Women Students554
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students376
Part-time Students396
By race/ethnicity 46 White, 648 Black, and 46 Asian students are attending at Southern University and A & M College. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
American Indian /
Native American
Two or more races8
1 students are younger than 22 and 192 students are older than 65. The school has 349 students aged between 22 and 30 and 230 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
21 & Under1
40 & Over192
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Southern University and A & M College, 144 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 135 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment772
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses144
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses135
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses493
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses144
Louisiana Resident121
Other State In U.S.22
Outside of U.S.1

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