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Political Science Schools in Louisiana

There are 18 schools in the state of Louisiana offering political science programs. In 2010, 442 students graduated from programs at Louisiana political science schools. 426 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 11 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

497 students graduate from programs in this state in political science, on average, per year. Of those, 426 students graduated with a political science degree at the bachelor's level, 11 with a master's level degree, and five with a degree at the doctorate level.

18 political science schools are in this state. And out of these, while 13 schools are public, five schools are private. Public political science school tuition varies from $3,360 to $5,764, while tuition at a private political science school varies from $13,880 to $41,884.

Average tuition for programs in political science is $10,688. The highest tuition for political science programs, which is $41,884 each year, is at the Tulane University of Louisiana, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $3,360 per year, is at Southern University at New Orleans.

Political science schools in this state offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Political Science Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

497 students graduate from programs in this state in political science, on average, per year. Of those, 426 students graduated with a political science degree at the bachelor's level, 11 with a master's level degree, and five with a degree at the doctorate level.

Political Science Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 485
  • Bachelor 2007: 520
  • Bachelor 2008: 532
  • Bachelor 2009: 509
  • Bachelor 2010: 426
  • Master 2006: 10
  • Master 2007: 17
  • Master 2008: 11
  • Master 2009: 18
  • Master 2010: 11
  • Doctorate 2006: 4
  • Doctorate 2007: 4
  • Doctorate 2008: 9
  • Doctorate 2009: 8
  • Doctorate 2010: 5

Political Science Program Availability in Louisiana

Schools in Louisiana offer a total of 24 programs in political science. Of these programs, about 79.2% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the doctoral level and the masters level.

Political Science Program Availability in Louisiana

  • Bachelor: 19
  • Master: 2
  • Doctorate: 3

Political Science Schools in Louisiana

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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 is 5.2 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one political science program. Overall, 3,165 students pursue degrees in 29 Southern University at New Orleans programs.

2. The University of Louisiana - Monroe

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

The University of Louisiana-Monroe offers one political science program and ULM is near the center of the city. It is a public 4-year institution. It is the tenth largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering political science.

3. The University of New Orleans

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

The University of New Orleans is near the center of the city. It offers three programs in political science. More specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level political science degree by it, one political science degree at the master's level, and one doctorate level degree in political science. This university is one of 6 research universities in Louisiana.

4. Grambling State University

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

Grambling State University offers one program in political science. It is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana. In terms of programs, Grambling is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering political science.

5. Dillard University

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

Dillard University offers one political science program and this school, which is 2.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is in New Orleans, LA. This liberal arts college is a historically black 4-year institution.

6. The Xavier University of Louisiana

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

The Xavier University of Louisiana, which is 2.5 miles from the center of the city, is located in New Orleans, LA and Xavier offers one program in political science. Overall, 3,391 students seek degrees in 54 programs at this school.

7. 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 3.9 miles from the center of the city, is in Baton Rouge, LA. Louisiana State University offers three programs in political science. Of those, Louisiana State University offers students one bachelor's level degree in political science, one master's level degree in political science, and one political science degree at the doctorate level. Overall, 29,451 students seek degrees in 207 programs at LSU. In terms of programs, this research university is the biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering political science.

8. Louisiana Tech University

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

Louisiana Tech University offers one political science program and LA Tech is located in town of Ruston, Louisiana. 11,743 students pursue degrees in 126 Tech programs, overall. It is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in political science.

9. Northwestern State University of Louisiana

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

Northwestern State University of Louisiana is in Natchitoches, LA and NSU offers one political science program. This public school is a public 4-year institution.

10. The University of Louisiana - Lafayette

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

The University of Louisiana-Lafayette is near the center of the city and it offers one program in political science. UL Lafayette is a public, 4-year, research institution.

11. 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 5.6 miles from the center of the city, is in Baton Rouge, LA and SU offers one political science program. 6,897 students seek degrees in 85 programs at this university, overall.

12. 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 political science program. It is one of 5 liberal arts colleges in Louisiana. It is the oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in political science.

13. Loyola University - New Orleans

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

Loyola University-New Orleans is near the heart of downtown and it offers one program in political science.

14. McNeese State University

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

McNeese State University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Lake Charles, LA and McNeese offers one political science program. McNeese is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana.

15. Nicholls State University

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

Nicholls State University, which is 1.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Thibodaux, LA and Nicholls offers one program in political science. It is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana. In terms of programs, this medium-sized school is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering political science.

16. Louisiana State University - Shreveport

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

Louisiana State University-Shreveport offers one program in political science and it is located in Shreveport, Louisiana, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 4,498 students seek degrees in 50 programs at LSU Shreveport. LSUS is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering political science in terms of programs.

17. Southeastern Louisiana University

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

Southeastern Louisiana University is in town of Hammond, Louisiana and Southeastern offers one program in political science. This school is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana. This big school ranks third in terms of enrollment in the state of Louisiana.

18. 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 political science. Specifically, this university offers two degrees at the bachelor's level in political science to students and one political science degree at the doctorate level. TU, which is 3.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in New Orleans, LA. This university is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Louisiana. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in political science.