College Portrait of Undergraduate Education

College Portrait of Undergraduate Education

College Portrait Comparison Results

Cost Comparison for Two Universities
Costs Louisiana State University
Total Estimated Costs In state Out of state
Tuition $7,552 $24,715
Required fees $2,290 $2,290
Room & board (on campus) $11,200 $11,200
Other expenses (books, transportation, etc.) $4,836 $4,836
Total $25,878 $43,041
Financial Aid
Average annual award of full-time beginning undergrads receiving grants and scholarships $10,080 (91% of undergrads)
Average annual loan of full-time beginning undergrads receiving loans $6,647 (30% of undergrads)
Percent of students that borrow 40%
Average indebtedness at graduation $24,509
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Student Success Comparison for Two Universities
Student Success & Progress Louisiana State University
Percent of students that returned after 1 year 85%
Percent of students graduated or were still enrolled in a college after 4 years 91%

Student Comparison for Two Universities
Students At: Louisiana State University
Total students 31,524
Total undergraduates 26,156
Average age of undergraduates 21
Women 13,545 (52%)
Men 12,611 (48%)
Student Residency

Campus Life Comparison for Two Universities
Campus Life Louisiana State University
Students per faculty 23 to 1
Women faculty 35%
Faculty of color 18%
Undergraduate classes with fewer than 50 students 78%
Percent of new freshmen who live on campus 66%

Applicant Information Comparison for Two Universities
Applicant Information Louisiana State University
Term Fall 2015
New Student Applications
Louisiana State University

Comparison Overview

Please note that not all data lends itself well to the simple side-by-side comparison offered on this page. We encourage you to visit the full College Portrait sites for the institutions you are interested in to view all of their information, including student experiences and student learning outcomes.