Graduate Programs Overview

Southern University and A & M College is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $10,522 for Louisiana residents and $10,208 for other students in average.

It offers forty-seven graduate programs: 27 Master's, 9 Doctorate, 6 Post-Bachelor's, 5 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 297 students have been conferred Master's degree and 14 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameSouthern University and A & M College
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address3rd Floor, J.S. Clark Adm. Building, P.O. Box 9374, Baton Rouge, LA
Graduate School Students816 students
117 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$10,522
Student to Faculty24:1 (4.17%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 47 Graduate Programs
27 Master's, 5 Doctorate, 11 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 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 $10,522 and $10,208 for non-Louisiana residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $381.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
Cost per Credit$381$381
Books & Supplies$1,300
Room & Board$9,430 (On-Campus) / $9,996 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$3,975 (On-Campus) / $4,932 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$14,703$24,913
Off-Campus Total$16,226$26,436
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)

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 47 major areas - 26 Master's (4 online programs), 7 Doctorate , 5 Post-Bachelor', 4 Post-Master'. 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.
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Social Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Human Services
Natural Resources And Conservation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Human Services
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
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

Graduate Student Population

Total 7,140 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, 816 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 237 male and 579 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 417 full-time and 399 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 117 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 103 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students237
Women Students579
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students417
Part-time Students399
By race/ethnicity 58 White, 680 Black, and 49 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 races6
3 students are younger than 22 and 204 students are older than 65. The school has 380 students aged between 22 and 30 and 229 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
21 & Under3
40 & Over204
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, 117 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 103 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment816
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses117
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses103
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses596
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses117
Louisiana Resident94
Other State In U.S.15
Outside of U.S.8

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