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Louisiana College

Pineville, LA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate76%
Acceptance Rate76%

About Louisiana College

Louisiana College Overview

Louisiana College is a private, religious school in a small town setting in Pineville, Louisiana. Louisiana College was founded in 1906 and currently enrolls around 1,135 students per year year, which includes 959 undergrads. Louisiana College provides on-campus housing for up to 657 students. The majority of students live on campus.

Student Activities at Louisiana College

Interested in music or performing? Join a campus band, sing in a chorus, or perform with one of the school's theater groups.

Thinking of pledging? Louisiana College has both fraternities and sororities.

Planning to play sports? Louisiana College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Louisiana College on the Student Life page.

2022 Louisiana College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 76%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.4
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 7%
Tuition $19,590
Percent of Need Met 70.34%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $16,257

Is Louisiana College a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a better view of what Louisiana College offers and if the school could be a good choice for you.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Louisiana College

It is moderately difficult to get into Louisiana College. Around 76% of applicants get into Louisiana College each year. Last year, 941 students applied to Louisiana College and 716 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Louisiana College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It guages how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 59% of students who start at Louisiana College come back the next year. Around 27% of students who started at Louisiana College earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes for Louisiana College Grads

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Louisiana College by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Louisiana College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Louisiana College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

Louisiana College's endowment was valued at $32.6 million in 2022, compared to a national average of $905 million. For each full-time student, Louisiana College spends about $4,480 a year.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Louisiana College

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Louisiana College meets 70.34% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $16,257 a year.

Graduates in the class of 2022 had an average of $24,290 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Louisiana College.

Based on this information, how does Louisiana College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Louisiana College a good school for you?

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Where is Louisiana College Located?

Louisiana College is located in the small town setting of Pineville, Louisiana.

If you want to see Louisiana College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 49 to Pineville, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Alexandria International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Louisiana College and Pineville are like without leaving home.

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College Info

1140 College Drive Pineville, LA 71359-0001

Campus Setting: Small Town

Louisiana College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Louisiana College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Louisiana College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Louisiana College ACT Scores


ACT Range

17 - 24

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

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Louisiana College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

960 - 1110


Math SAT Range

480 - 560


Reading SAT Range

460 - 520

Louisiana College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Louisiana College is like? There are approximately 1,135 students enrolled at Louisiana College, including 959 undergraduate students and 176 graduate students. 87% percent of students attend school full-time, 86% percent are from LA and 14% percent of students are from other states.


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