Laurentian University: Statistics

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#1340 of 14,131 In the World
#382 of 2,597 In North America
#38 of 101 In Canada
#16 of 24 In Ontario
#47 of 1,007 For Mining Engineering
Top50% For 37 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
65%
Enrollment
9,323
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
laurentian.ca
Languages
English;French

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate65%
Admissions RequirementsOntario secondary school diploma (OSSD) including a minimum of 6 Ontario Academic Courses (OAC's) with minimun overall average of 70%
Academic CalendarSeptember to April (September - December; January-April)
Enrollment9,323
Full time employee355
Student:staff ratio26:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
6,664
Citations
173,442

Laurentian University majors

by publication & citation count

Environmental Science
1,433 / 52,924
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,284 / 20,157
Medicine
1,284 / 28,173
Biology
1,057 / 31,988
Chemistry
1,018 / 38,199
Engineering
849 / 24,677
Psychology
838 / 21,954
Physics
681 / 29,630
Geology
662 / 26,786
Computer Science
415 / 8,409
Business
377 / 6,424
Ecology
332 / 10,548
Sociology
317 / 5,094
Petrology and Geochemistry
302 / 11,463
Materials Science
281 / 7,081
Demography
280 / 5,931
Social Psychology
231 / 7,590
Art & Design
210 / 2,221
Mathematics
198 / 4,315
Health Science
197 / 4,671
Child Psychology
195 / 5,610
Political Science
186 / 700
Economics
183 / 1,958
Nursing
159 / 3,321
Healthcare Management (MHA)
156 / 3,305
Biochemistry
148 / 5,563
Geography and Cartography
142 / 1,830
Geotechnical Engineering
135 / 9,801
Paleontology
118 / 6,115
Zoology
115 / 1,760
Environmental Chemistry
113 / 6,148
Public Health
112 / 2,216
Gerontology
111 / 2,273
Optical Engineering
108 / 1,972
Earth science and Geophysics
107 / 2,879
Quantum and Particle physics
103 / 13,047
Communications and Public Relations
103 / 1,646
Cognitive Science
103 / 3,146
Clinical Psychology
102 / 1,931
Education Majors
97 / 1,917

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 71 403
1992 106 543
1993 100 610
1994 129 742
1995 101 814
1996 111 973
1997 107 957
1998 92 1051
1999 86 1194
2000 89 1358
2001 129 1818
2002 118 2728
2003 136 3326
2004 154 3323
2005 156 3517
2006 192 4168
2007 331 4569
2008 266 5547
2009 343 6353
2010 346 7522
2011 321 8745
2012 350 9960
2013 382 11306
2014 339 12352
2015 455 13220
2016 449 13554
2017 402 13606
2018 394 14017
2019 375 16148
2020 474 19279
2021 402 21714

Tuition

Local studetns Undergraduate, 6,796.20 -8,875.00 (30 credits) for Canadian students. Master: 2,256.40-3,208.20 per 6 credits (CAD)

Laurentian University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences ++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +++
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences +++
Doctorat/Doctoral Degree Arts and Humanities, Ecology, Geology, Molecular Biology, Natural Resources, Natural Sciences

Laurentian University alumni

  1. Mike Harris

    Mike Harris
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    politicianengineer
    Biography

    Michael Deane Harris is a Canadian retired politician who served as the 22nd premier of Ontario from 1995 to 2002 and leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario (PC Party) from 1990 to 2002. During his time as party leader, he heavily nudged the Ontario PC Party to Blue Toryism, advocating for the "Common Sense Revolution", his government's program of deficit reduction in combination with lower taxes and budget cuts.

  2. Shabir Ally

    Shabir Ally
    Born in
    Guyana Flag Guyana
    Enrolled in Laurentian University
    Graduated with Bachelor of Arts in religious studies
    Biography

    Shabir Ally is a Canadian Imam. As of 2020 he was the President of the Islamic Information & Dawah Centre International in Toronto. He is best known for his contextual interpretation of the Qur'anic verses, and justification in similar expressions within the Christian Bible. A study concluded that Ally has contributed to the da’wah field by adopting preaching methods targeted at both the Muslim population and the non-Muslim population.

  3. Minnijean Brown-Trickey

    Minnijean Brown-Trickey
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1941-.. (age 81)
    Occupations
    human rights activist
    Biography

    Minnijean Brown-Trickey is an American political figure who was a member of the Little Rock Nine, a group of nine African American teenagers who integrated Little Rock Central High School. The integration followed the Brown v. Board of Education decision which required public schools to be desegregated.

  4. Alex Baumann

    Alex Baumann
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    swimmer
    Biography

    Alexander Baumann, is a Canadian sports administrator and former competitive swimmer who won two gold medals and set two world records at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. In 2007, he was regarded by the national broadcaster as "the greatest swimmer in Canadian history", as the twin Olympic gold medals were Canada's first in swimming since 1912.

General info

Alternative names LU
Founded 1960
Accreditation Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities of Ontario
Motto Emitte lucem et veritatem
Send forth Thy light and Thy truth
Colors blue, yellow
Academic structure Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Science, Engineering and Architecture
Faculty of Management
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Health
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Graduate Studies
Affiliations and memberships Universities Canada (UC)
Council of Ontario Universities (COU)
Association of Universities of the Canadian Francophonie (AUFC)
Canadian Virtual University (CVU)
Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)
Canadian University Press (CUP)

Location and Contacts

Address 935 Ramsey Lake Road
Sudbury, Ontario, P3E 2C6
Canada
City population 162,000
Phone +1 (705) 675 1151
Fax +1 (705) 671 3833

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