Louisiana Tech UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Ruston, Louisiana Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$10,185

Avg in-state tuition

$19,098

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Louisiana Tech University

Louisiana Tech University is a medium-sized public university located on a rural campus in Ruston, Louisiana. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 11,510, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 64%. The university offers 62 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 60%, and a student-faculty ratio of 22:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $10,185, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $19,098.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

64% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 64%

Retention Rate 80%

Graduation Rate 60%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1065-1260

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 22-28

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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49%

Female Student Population

22:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

12k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

70%

Black

12%

Unknown

6%

Hispanic

4%

Two or more races

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Asian

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

31% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

31%

State Grant Aid

80%

Institution Grant Aid

81%

Pell Grant

31%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,598
State Grant Aid $5,612
Institution Grant Aid $5,897
Pell Grant Aid $4,604
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.