Southern University at New Orleans Rankings

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#5592 of 14,160In the World
#1445 of 2,624In North America
#1367 of 2,523In the United States
#20 of 27In Louisiana
#7 of 9In New Orleans

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
60%
Average ACT
17
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
1,894
Graduates
415
Male:Female Ratio
27:73
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
suno.edu

Southern University at New Orleans Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate60%56%62%
Applicants1,016330686
Admissions613186427
Freshmen enrolled full time21079131
Freshmen enrolled part time1248

857 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

127 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
222 or 100%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 15
or below

75% of them
had 18
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Southern University at New Orleans are 15-18 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American1930 (84%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown221 (10%)
White64 (3%)
Nonresident Alien54 (2%)
Hispanic26 (1%)
Asian9 (0.4%)
American Indian or Alaska Native3 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$6,800
Students receiving aid
99%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$4,483$6,024
Tuition in-state$4,483$6,024
Tuition out-of-state$13,384$12,965
Fee in-district$2,686$2,836
Fee in-state$2,686$2,836
Fee out-of-state$2,686$2,836

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity698
Combined charge for room and board$9,040
Room charge$6,480
Meal charge$2,560

Southern University at New Orleans Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Social Work31118
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies3433
Business Administration and Management, General42
General Studies41
Information Science & Studies1215
Psychology, General26
Substance Abuse & Addiction Counseling129
Education, General20
Biology & Biological Sciences, General17
Family and Community Services17
Health Information & Medical Records Administration & Administrator12
Public Administration10
Forensic Science and Technology5
English Language and Literature, General4
Museology & Museum Studies4
Elementary Education and Teaching3
Mathematics, General3
History, General2
Grand Total12288170
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate21%13%25%
  • Full-time retention rate - 52%
  • Part-time retention rate - 45%

Publications & Citations

Publications
161
Citations
1,876

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
34 / 515
Business
30 / 397
Physics
25 / 470
Medicine
23 / 273
Psychology
22 / 263
Economics
20 / 187
Nuclear Physics
20 / 387
Computer Science
18 / 89
Biology
17 / 363
Mathematics
14 / 154
Environmental Science
10 / 85
Social Psychology
9 / 163
Quantum and Particle physics
8 / 82
Finance
8 / 25
Atomic and Molecular physics
7 / 181
Engineering
7 / 26
Sociology
7 / 39
Education Majors
7 / 29
Demography
7 / 184
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
5 / 12
Development Studies
5 / 48
Health Science
5 / 30
Information Technology
5 / 10
Management Information Systems
4 / 14
Communications and Public Relations
4 / 107
Chemistry
4 / 120
Social Work
4 / 25
Management
4 / 3
Math Teachers
4 / 14
Cyber Security
3 / 6
Investment Banking and Stock trading
3 / 12
Journalism and Digital Media
3 / 20
Ecology
3 / 39
Healthcare Management (MHA)
3 / 24
Oncology and Cancer research
3 / 25
Applied Mathematics
3 / 15
Geography and Cartography
3 / 9
Advertising
2 / 0
Supply Chain Management
2 / 99
Horticulture
2 / 32

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199102
199225
199306
199404
199537
199602
199715
199803
199901
200021
200135
200214
200326
2004310
2005616
2006431
2007058
2008438
20091043
20101139
20111269
20121777
201313116
201410146
201512160
201613174
20174185
201810180
201910185
20205173

Notable alumni

  1. Johnny Jackson Jr

    Photo
    Johnny Jackson Jr
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-2018 (aged 75)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Johnny Jackson Jr. was an American politician. Jackson served as New Orleans city councilman, from 1986 to 1994.

General info

Alternative namesSUNO
Founded1956
Colorscolumbia blue, sunset gold
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff290
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address6400 Press Drive
New Orleans, Louisiana, 70126
United States
City population379,000
Phone5042865000
Fax+1 (504) 284 5481

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