University of New Orleans: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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University of New Orleans is a medium four-year, public school with 8,425 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1958 and is one of the 18 colleges and schools located in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
63
Fair
Bachelor's degree, master's degree, postmaster certificate, 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 63 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.


Student Retention
62%
Fair
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.

University of New Orleans student retention rate is relatively low at 62% (close to Louisiana average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at University of New Orleans is low - 37%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of New Orleans is reasonably decent - 20:1. Find out more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$21,900
High
Average tuition charges are high, around $21,000 a year. The additional fees at University of New Orleans not covered by tuition are approximately $900; this comes to a total of $21,900 a year.

Read the details about University of New Orleans 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
58%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 3,932 applications were submitted and 2,267 were accepted; so it is not very hard to become a student at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, 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
C-
Unsafe
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 relatively unsafe 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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