Nicholls State University

Thibodaux, LA 70310

Located in Thibodaux, Louisiana, Nicholls 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 2734 and 2260 students were accepted.

Nicholls State University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $4,922 and fees $2,719. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $15,853 and $2,719 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio20:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate70%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. LPN to BSN
  3. RN to BSN
  4. ADN Closed in 2010

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 97
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Master's degree 30

Nearby Nursing Schools

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

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-New Orleans
44.56 miles away
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
48.48 miles away
Southeastern Louisiana University
53.63 miles away
Southern University and A & M College
55.57 miles away
Delta College - Slidell
70.03 miles away
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
78.36 miles away
Copiah-Lincoln Community College - Natchez Campus
123.73 miles away
Louisiana State University-Alexandria
135.44 miles away
University of Southern Mississippi
137.15 miles away
Alcorn State University
145.33 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1964 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
ACEN
06/01/1974 - 05/01/2010
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
ACEN
10/01/1987 - 12/31/2010
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
10/03/2003 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
09/27/2008 - Current

Admissions

83%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading470 to 517
SAT: Math475 to 617
SAT: Writing430 to 510
ACT Composite20 to 24
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) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost (Net Price)

$10,169

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$8,737
30k to 48k$9,322
48k to 75k$12,027
75k to 110k$13,793
Over 110k$14,508
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

74%

Recipients

$6,878

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

36%

Recipients

$4,169

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

51%

Recipients

$6,360

Average Amount

Student Population

5,636

Undergrads

619

Graduates

4,090

Women

2,165

Men

77%

Full-time

23%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
67%
Black/African American
20%
Hispanic
3%
Two or more races
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
Non-resident alien
2%
Asian
1%
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
Nicholls State University
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