Grambling State University

Grambling, LA 71245

Located in Grambling, Louisiana, Grambling State University is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The institution is part of The University of Louisiana System that operates 10 campuses in Grambling, Ruston, Lake Charles, Thibodaux, Natchitoches, Hammond, Lafayette, Monroe, New Orleans, Baton Rouge.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 6340 and 2862 students were accepted.

Grambling State University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $5,140 and fees $2,231. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $5,140 and $11,254 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleTown: Distant
Student to Faculty Ratio20:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate60%

Nursing Programs Offered

  • BSN Closed in 2015

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 40
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Master's degree 12
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 0
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 0
Nursing Education Master's degree 1
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Post-master's certificate 0

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Grambling State University

Louisiana Tech University
3.95 miles away
University of Louisiana at Monroe
37.46 miles away
Northwestern State University of Louisiana
57.76 miles away
Louisiana State University-Shreveport
57.82 miles away
Southern Arkansas University Main Campus
60.96 miles away
University of Arkansas at Monticello
90.37 miles away
Louisiana State University-Alexandria
94.49 miles away
Alcorn State University
102.2 miles away
Copiah-Lincoln Community College - Natchez Campus
104.12 miles away
Texas A&M University-Texarkana
104.67 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1949 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
ACEN
03/01/2000 - Current
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
ACEN
10/01/1991 - 12/31/2015

Admissions

45%

Acceptance Rate
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Considered but not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost (Net Price)

$17,239

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$16,844
30k to 48k$17,710
48k to 75k$19,732
75k to 110k$21,262
Over 110k$18,058
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

90%

Recipients

$6,685

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

82%

Recipients

$4,849

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

93%

Recipients

$7,689

Average Amount

Student Population

3,883

Undergrads

980

Graduates

2,947

Women

1,916

Men

80%

Full-time

20%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
91%
Non-resident alien
4%
White
1%
Hispanic
1%
Two or more races
1%
Race/ethnicity unknown
1%
Asian
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Louisiana state board of nursing
Grambling State University
403 Main Street
Grambling, LA 71245
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