Louisiana College: Review & Facts

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Louisiana College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,095 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1906 and is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in Pineville, Louisiana.

Louisiana College is affiliated with Southern Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
69
Fair
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are available at Louisiana College.

Louisiana College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 69 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Theology and Religion, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
58%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 normally a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Louisiana College student retention rate is low at 58% (below Louisiana average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Louisiana College is low: 43%.

Student to faculty ratio at Louisiana College is good, 11:1. Read more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$15,100
High
Average tuition prices are slightly high, about $13,200 per year. The additional fees at Louisiana College not covered by tuition are nearly $1,900, which comes to a total of $15,100 annually.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
69%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 756 applications were submitted and 525 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

Louisiana College might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Louisiana College in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,100
Low
Louisiana College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Louisiana College, 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
C+
Dicey
Louisiana College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 800 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- around $2,100 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Louisiana College. 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, Louisiana College seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Louisiana College Location and Maps



Post Address: Louisiana College, 1140 College Dr, Pineville, Louisiana 71359, USA
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