Nicholls State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Thibodaux, Louisiana Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$7,898

Avg in-state tuition

$8,991

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Nicholls State University

Nicholls State University is a medium-sized public university located on an urban campus in Thibodaux, Louisiana. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,491, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 88%. The university offers 32 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 49%, and a student-faculty ratio of 20:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $7,898, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $8,991.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

88% 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 88%

Retention Rate 73%

Graduation Rate 49%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1000-1172

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-25

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

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

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65%

Female Student Population

20:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

6k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

68%

Black

18%

Hispanic

4%

Unknown

3%

Two or more races

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

2%

Asian

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

41% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

41%

State Grant Aid

82%

Institution Grant Aid

46%

Pell Grant

41%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,967
State Grant Aid $4,554
Institution Grant Aid $4,171
Pell Grant Aid $4,738
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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.