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History Schools in Louisiana

There are 20 schools in the state of Louisiana offering history programs. In 2010, 501 students graduated with degrees from Louisiana history schools. 418 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 78 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 528 students graduate from history programs in Louisiana every year. This accounts for 1% of history students who US schools graduate. Specifically, 418 students graduated with a history degree at the bachelor's level, 78 with a master's level degree, and five with a degree at the doctorate level.

20 history schools are located in Louisiana. And out of these, while six schools are private, 14 schools are public. While public history school tuition varies from $3,360 to $5,764, tuition at a private history school varies from $13,030 to $41,884.

Average tuition for programs in history is $10,695. While the lowest tuition in this Dixie state, which is $3,360 every year, is at Southern University at New Orleans, the highest tuition for history programs, which is $41,884 every year, is at the Tulane University of Louisiana.

Louisiana schools offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for students pursing history.

History Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

On average, 528 students graduate from history programs in Louisiana every year. This accounts for 1% of history students who US schools graduate. Specifically, 418 students graduated with a history degree at the bachelor's level, 78 with a master's level degree, and five with a degree at the doctorate level.

History Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 370
  • Bachelor 2007: 539
  • Bachelor 2008: 494
  • Bachelor 2009: 482
  • Bachelor 2010: 418
  • Master 2006: 48
  • Master 2007: 47
  • Master 2008: 54
  • Master 2009: 54
  • Master 2010: 78
  • Doctorate 2006: 8
  • Doctorate 2007: 3
  • Doctorate 2008: 8
  • Doctorate 2009: 6
  • Doctorate 2010: 5

History Program Availability in Louisiana

Louisiana schools offer a total of 29 programs in history. Of these programs, close to 69% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

History Program Availability in Louisiana

  • Bachelor: 20
  • Master: 7
  • Doctorate: 2

Career Trends

Historians — Salary by Percentile

Historians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 38145
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Anthropologists — Salary by Percentile

Anthropologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25070
  • 25th Percentile: 26790
  • Median: 29660
  • 75th Percentile: 55350
  • 90th Percentile: 75670

Career Trends

Historians — Employment Trend

Historians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 33400
  • Median Salary 2007: 34755
  • Median Salary 2008: 36550
  • Median Salary 2009: 37220
  • Median Salary 2010: 38145
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Anthropologists — Employment Trend

Anthropologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 37150
  • Median Salary 2007: 60150
  • Median Salary 2008: 61060
  • Median Salary 2009: 66910
  • Median Salary 2010: 29660
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Louisiana vs National History Employment

Louisiana vs National History Employment

  • Employed in Louisiana: 1.544% (130)

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1. Southern University at New Orleans

6400 Press Drive
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 286-5000

Southern University at New Orleans offers one program in history and it is near the heart of downtown. Overall, 3,165 students seek degrees in 29 programs at SUNO.

2. The University of Louisiana - Monroe

700 University Avenue
Monroe, LA 71209-0000
(318) 342-1000

The University of Louisiana-Monroe offers two programs in history. Specifically, it offers one bachelor's level degree in history to students and one master's level history degree. It is near the center of the city. It is a public 4-year institution. This school ranks ninth in terms of enrollment in the state of Louisiana.

3. Louisiana State University - Alexandria

8100 Hwy 71 South
Alexandria, LA 71302-9121
(318) 445-3672

Louisiana State University-Alexandria, which is several miles from Alexandria, is in a rural area and LSU Alexandria offers one program in history. LSUA is a public 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this liberal arts college is the sixth largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering history.

4. The University of New Orleans

2000 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, LA 70148
(504) 280-6000

The University of New Orleans offers two programs in history. Specifically, UNO offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in history and one degree at the master's level in history. This university is near the center of the city. 11,276 students seek degrees in 108 University of New Orleans programs, overall. This medium-sized university is the sixth largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering history.

5. Grambling State University

403 Main Street
Grambling, LA 71245
(318) 247-3811

Grambling State University offers one program in history. GSU is a historically black, public, 4-year institution. GSU is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering history programs.

6. Dillard University

2601 Gentilly Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 816-4640

Dillard University, which is 2.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is in New Orleans, LA and this school offers one program in history. This school is one of 5 liberal arts colleges in Louisiana.

7. The Xavier University of Louisiana

One Drexel Drive
New Orleans, LA 70125-1098
(504) 486-7411

The Xavier University of Louisiana, which is near the heart of downtown, is in New Orleans, LA and XULA offers one program in history. Xavier is a historically black 4-year institution.

8. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

Louisiana State University and Agricultural &
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-2750
(225) 578-3202

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Baton Rouge, LA. Louisiana State University offers three history programs. Specifically, this university offers students one history degree at the bachelor's level, one master's level degree in history, and one doctorate level history degree. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. LSU is the third oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in history.

9. Louisiana Tech University

305 Wisteria
Ruston, LA 71272
(318) 257-2000

Louisiana Tech University offers two history programs. Out of those, this university offers students one bachelor's level degree in history and one history degree at the master's level. It is located in town of Ruston, Louisiana. Overall, 11,743 students seek degrees in 126 programs at Tech. LA Tech is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering history.

10. Northwestern State University of Louisiana

College Ave
Natchitoches, LA 71497-0002
(318) 357-6011

Northwestern State University of Louisiana is located in town of Natchitoches, Louisiana and it offers one program in history. Overall, 9,244 students seek degrees in 74 programs at this mid-sized school.

11. The University of Louisiana - Lafayette

104 University Circle
Lafayette, LA 70503
(377) 482-1000

The University of Louisiana-Lafayette is 1.2 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two history programs. Specifically, this university offers students one history degree at the bachelor's level and one history degree at the master's level. UL Lafayette is one of 6 research universities in Louisiana. This university is the sixth largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering history in terms of programs.

12. Southern University and A & M College

Southern Branch Post Office
Baton Rouge, LA 70813
(225) 771-4500

Southern University and A & M College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Baton Rouge, LA and it offers one history program. This university is one of 6 research universities in Louisiana. This university is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering history programs.

13. Our Lady of Holy Cross College

4123 Woodland Drive
New Orleans, LA 70131-7399
(504) 394-7744

Founded in 1916, Our Lady of Holy Cross College is a 4-year institution. This school, which is near the heart of downtown, is in New Orleans, LA. OLHCC offers subjects including marketing and history. This school offers students two certificates, two associates level degrees, 22 bachelors level degrees, and nine degrees at the masters level. 1,260 students sought degrees from the 29 programs at OLHCC in 2010. This school is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.

14. Louisiana College

1140 College Dr
Pineville, LA 71359
(318) 487-7011

Louisiana College is located in the suburbs of Pineville, Louisiana and LC offers one program in history. Overall, 1,893 students pursue degrees in 62 LC programs.

15. The Centenary College of Louisiana

2911 Centenary Boulevard
Shreveport, LA 71134-1188
(318) 869-5011

The Centenary College of Louisiana, which is 3.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Shreveport, LA and it offers one program in history. This liberal arts college is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering history.

16. Loyola University - New Orleans

6363 Saint Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70118-6143
(504) 865-2011

Loyola University-New Orleans is 3.2 miles from the center of the city and this school offers one history program. This school is a 4-year institution.

17. McNeese State University

4205 Ryan St
Lake Charles, LA 70605
(337) 475-5000

McNeese State University, which is 3.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Lake Charles, LA and it offers one program in history. This school is a public 4-year institution.

18. Nicholls State University

University Station La Hwy 1
Thibodaux, LA 70310
(877) 642-4655

Nicholls State University, which is 1.3 miles from the center of the city, is located in Thibodaux, LA and it offers one history program. It is a public 4-year institution.

19. Louisiana State University - Shreveport

One University Place
Shreveport, LA 71115-2399
(318) 797-5000

Louisiana State University-Shreveport, which is near Shreveport, is in a rural setting and LSUS offers one program in history. It is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana.

20. Southeastern Louisiana University

548 Western Ave.
Hammond, LA 70402
(985) 549-2000

Southeastern Louisiana University is located in town of Hammond, Louisiana. Southeastern offers two programs in history. Of those, it offers one degree at the bachelor's level in history to students and one history degree at the master's level. 15,338 students pursue degrees in 79 programs at Southeastern, overall.

21. The Tulane University of Louisiana

6823 Saint Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70118-5698
(504) 865-5000

The Tulane University of Louisiana offers three programs in history. Of those, this university offers one bachelor's level degree in history to students, one history degree at the master's level, and one doctorate level degree in history. TU, which is 3.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in New Orleans, LA. It is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Louisiana. In terms of programs, Tulane is the second biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering history.

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