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Northwestern State University of Louisiana

Northwestern State University of Louisiana

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

Founded in 1885, Northwestern State University of Louisiana is a public 4-year institution. This school is located in town of Natchitoches, Louisiana. It is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana. This school offers subjects including hospitality and chemistry. It offers one certificate, seven degrees at the associates level, 45 degrees at the bachelors level, and 21 degrees at the masters level to students. In 2010, 9,244 students sought degrees from the 61 programs at this school. It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. It is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana.

Admission

2,643 students applied to NSU for admission in 2010. This school admitted 83% of applicants or 2,194 students. Under two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

Admission

2,643 students applied to NSU for admission in 2010. This school admitted 83% of applicants or 2,194 students. Under two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 83%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 85%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 81%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this mid-sized school enrolled 9,244 students.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this mid-sized school enrolled 9,244 students.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 2866
  • Total Enrolled Female: 6378
  • Undergraduate Male: 2585
  • Undergraduate Female: 5493
  • Graduate Male: 245
  • Graduate Female: 921

Faculty Demographics

It has 442 faculty. Over two-thirds of the instructors are full-time, nearly a third of the instructors are part-time, and around 57% of teachers are women.

Faculty Demographics

It has 442 faculty. Over two-thirds of the instructors are full-time, nearly a third of the instructors are part-time, and around 57% of teachers are women.

  • Male: 186
  • Female: 256
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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