Louisiana Tech University

305 Wisteria
Ruston, LA 71272
(318) 257-2000
http://www.latech.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 11,264
  • Undergraduate population: 8,748
  • Student to faculty ratio: 20 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $12,075
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $17,200
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: unavailable
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: unavailable

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 52%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $3,109
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 17%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,798
  • Students receiving federal aid: 17%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,288
  • Students receiving state aid: 29%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 23%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 4,354
  • Percent admitted: 65%
  • Percent admitted (men): 65%
  • Percent admitted (women): 65%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 440, 550
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 460, 590
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 10,917
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 46%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 54%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 47%
  • Graduation rate (men): 43%
  • Graduation rate (women): 51%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associates
  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD