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Best Values in Colleges

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Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College (Baton Rouge, LA)


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Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College is ranked 64 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 254 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 9%
Applicants who took ACT 91%

SAT Verbal Score

700+5%
600-69922%
600+27%

SAT Math Score

700+7%
600-69933%
600+40%

ACT Score

30-3615%
24-2954%
24+68%

Students applied16,005
Students admitted12,002
Admission rate75%

Students per faculty23

4-year graduation rate40%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$6,678
Fees$2,072
Room and board$10,804
Estimated book expense$1,500
Total cost$21,054

Cost after need-based aid$11,782
Cost after non-need-based aid$15,171

Average debt at graduation$21,613

Out of State

Tuition$24,395
Fees$2,072
Room and board$10,804
Estimated book expense$1,500
Total cost$38,771

Cost after need-based aid$29,499
Cost after non-need-based aid$32,888

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met68%
Average need-based aid$9,272
Average non-need-based aid$5,883

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment24,923

Full-Time

Men10,979
Women11,832

Part-Time

Men1,101
Women1,011

Freshmen retained83%

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database. Copyright © 2014 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.

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