University of Louisiana Monroe: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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University of Louisiana Monroe is a medium four-year, public school with 8,550 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1931 and is one of the 6 colleges and schools located in Monroe, Louisiana.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
68
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are available at University of Louisiana Monroe.

University of Louisiana Monroe implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 68 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Education, Business, Management, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
68%
University of Louisiana Monroe student retention rate is relatively low at 68% (close to Louisiana average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Louisiana Monroe is low - 30%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Louisiana Monroe is reasonable -- 24:1. Learn more details regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,400
Average tuition costs are close to the nationwide median - around $12,900 per year. The additional fees at University of Louisiana Monroe not covered by tuition are around $1,500, which makes it a total of $14,400 annually.

Read the details about University of Louisiana Monroe additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
91%
As reported in recent government data, 2,641 applications were submitted and 2,414 were accepted; so it is very easy to enroll at this school.

This college might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at University of Louisiana Monroe in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,800
University of Louisiana Monroe provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Louisiana Monroe, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D
University of Louisiana Monroe offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,900 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, roughly $3,800 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at University of Louisiana Monroe. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, University of Louisiana Monroe appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Louisiana Monroe Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Louisiana Monroe, 700 University Avenue, Monroe, Louisiana 71209-0000, USA
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