University of New Orleans: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - OustandingQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - GoodCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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University of New Orleans is a medium four-year, public school with 10,075 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1958 and is one of the 16 colleges and schools located in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
67
Bachelor's degree, master's degree, and doctoral degree are available at University of New Orleans.

University of New Orleans follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 67 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Accounting and Finance, Education, and Engineering. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
65%
University of New Orleans student retention rate is relatively low at 65% (close to Louisiana average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of New Orleans is very low - 21%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of New Orleans is reasonably decent - 21:1. Find out more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,900
Average tuition charges are fairly high, around $17,200 a year. The additional fees at University of New Orleans not covered by tuition are approximately $700; this comes to a total of $17,900 a year.

Read the details about University of New Orleans 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
49%
As reported in recent data, 3,237 applications were submitted and 1,592 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to become a student at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score information at University of New Orleans in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B-
University of New Orleans provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of New Orleans, 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
University of New Orleans provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,700 students, which offers a good on-campus housing option.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of New Orleans. 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.

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 data, University of New Orleans seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of New Orleans Location and Maps



Post Address: University of New Orleans, 2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148, USA
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