Online Program Overview

Northwestern State University of Louisiana is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Natchitoches, Louisiana. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For the academic year 2021-2022, the tuition & fees are $8,672 for Louisiana residents and $19,460 for other students on average.

It offers 85 degree programs. Of that, the distance learning opportunity is given to 53 programs - 1 Associates, 16 Bachelors, 17 Masters, 2 Doctorate, 17 Post-Bachelors or Post-Masters Certificate.
Online Degrees / Programs Overview
School NameNorthwestern State University of Louisiana
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address175 Sam Sibley Drive, Natchitoches, LA
Online Students5,725 Enrolled Online Exclusively
4,705 Enrolled in Some Online Courses
Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)In-State$8,672
Out-of-State$19,460
Student to Faculty19:1 (5.26%)
Online Degree Programs
Total53 Programs
Associates1 Programs
Bachelors16 Programs
Masters17 Programs
Doctorate2 Programs
Post-Graduate17 Programs

2022 Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 tuition & fees and costs trends last 5 years at Northwestern State University of Louisiana . Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Louisiana residents, the tuition & fees are $8,672 and $19,460 for non-Louisiana residents.
The costs per credit hour for part-time students or overload credits of full-time students is $690 for Louisiana residents and $502 for out-of-state students for undergraduate programs. The costs per credit hour for graduate programs is $476 for Louisiana residents and $927 for out-of-state students.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 14, 2022)
Tuition & feesCost Per Credit HourTuition Change Chart
Tuition Changes (2018-2022)
2017-20182018-20192019-20202020-20212021-2022
Undergraduate (In-State)$7,922$7,922$8,768$8,672$8,672
Undergraduate (Out-of-State)$18,710$18,710$19,556$19,460$19,460
Graduate (In-State)$8,487$8,909$9,686$9,614$9,614
Graduate (Out-of-State)$19,275$19,697$20,474$20,402$20,402
Tuition Changes (2018-2022)
2017-20182018-20192019-20202020-20212021-2022
Undergraduate (In-State)$216$216$416$412$690
Undergraduate (Out-of-State)$216$216$416$412$502
Graduate (In-State)$319$319$480$476$476
Graduate (Out-of-State)$444$444$931$927$927
Tuition & Fees Trends last 5 years

Online Programs By Area of Study

Northwestern State University of Louisiana offers 85 degree programs through Associates, Bachelors, Masters, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate programs. Of that, 53 programs can be conferred by distance learning - 1 Associates, 16 Bachelors, 17 Masters, 2 Doctorate, 17 Post-Bachelors or Post-Masters. The following table summarizes the number of degree programs by degree types.
Total Number of Online Degree Programs
CertificateAssociatesBachelors MastersDoctorate Post-Graduate
Online ProgramsNOT OFFERED116 17217
Overall ProgramsNOT OFFERED435 21223
The next tables list each online program with offered degrees. The number on each column denotes the conferred degree of the program. It includes the completers through on-campus classes and hybrid on/offline classes as well as completely online classes. Only in Classroom means that the program is offered only on-site classes and not offered denotes that the school does not offer the program.

You may want to see all online schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Work and Family Studies
English Language And Literature
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Psychology
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History

Distance Learning Program Student Population

At Northwestern State University of Louisiana, there are 11,447 students including in both undergraduate and graduate schools, with full-time and part-time status. Of that, 10,430 students were attending classes through distance learning (5,725 students are enrolled exclusively and 4,705 are enrolled in some online courses).
Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment11,447
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses5,725
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses4,705
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses1,017
By student location, out of a total of 5,725 enrolled exclusively in online courses, 5,279 Louisiana Residents were enrolled in online classes exclusively, 436 students living in the U.S. States other than Louisiana, and 10 non-U.S. students enrolled in online courses.
Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses5,725
Louisiana Resident5,279
Other State In U.S.436
Outside of U.S.10
Distance Learning Enrollment By Degree
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses5,725
Undergraduate4,723
Graduate1,002
Distance Learning Enrollment Undergraduate Students
Enrolled Exclusively in Undergraduate Online Courses4,723
Degree/Certificate Seeking2,966
Non-Degree/Certificate Seeking1,757


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