University of Louisiana at Monroe: Review & Facts

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University of Louisiana at Monroe is a medium four-year, public school with 8,805 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1931 and is one of the 7 colleges and schools located in Monroe, Louisiana.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
59
Fair
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are available at University of Louisiana at Monroe.

University of Louisiana at Monroe implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 59 majors. The most popular concentrations are Pharmacy, Education, Medical, Psychology, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
76%
Good
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.

University of Louisiana at Monroe student retention rate is fair at 76% (above Louisiana average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
21 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at University of Louisiana at Monroe is low - 44%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Louisiana at Monroe is reasonably decent -- 21:1. Learn more details regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$19,800
High
Average tuition costs are fairly high - around $17,600 per year. The additional fees at University of Louisiana at Monroe not covered by tuition are around $2,200, which makes it a total of $19,800 annually.

Read the details about University of Louisiana at Monroe 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
88%
Easy
As reported in recent government data, 3,417 applications were submitted and 2,995 were accepted; so it is 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 at Monroe in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,200
Medium
University of Louisiana at Monroe provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Louisiana at 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
Unsafe
University of Louisiana at Monroe offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 2,000 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, roughly $4,200 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at University of Louisiana at 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 at Monroe appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Louisiana at Monroe Location and Maps



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