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Nicholls State University

Nicholls State University

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

Nicholls State University is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1948. This school, which is 1.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Thibodaux, LA. It is the 12th biggest institution in the state of Louisiana. It offers subjects including culinary arts, art, and health science. This school offers students one certificate, nine associates level degrees, 44 degrees at the bachelors level, and 12 degrees at the masters level. 7,082 students sought degrees from the 58 programs at this school in 2010. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits this school. Nicholls is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana.

Admission

2,579 students applied to Nicholls for admission in 2010. It admitted 78% of applicants or 2,012 students. 61% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

2,579 students applied to Nicholls for admission in 2010. It admitted 78% of applicants or 2,012 students. 61% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 78%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 78%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 77%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this school had 7,082 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this school had 7,082 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 2550
  • Total Enrolled Female: 4532
  • Undergraduate Male: 2366
  • Undergraduate Female: 4028
  • Graduate Male: 172
  • Graduate Female: 516

Faculty Demographics

It has 257 teachers. 99% of instructors are full-time, 0% of teachers are part-time, and about 46% of instructors are men.

Faculty Demographics

It has 257 teachers. 99% of instructors are full-time, 0% of teachers are part-time, and about 46% of instructors are men.

  • Male: 120
  • Female: 137
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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