Tulane University of Louisiana: Ranking & Review

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New Orleans Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 144 395
Top 3%

Tulane University of Louisiana Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate21%21%22%
Applicants35,62214,01521,607
Admissions7,6572,9014,756
Enrolled undergraduates1,9057131,192
Enrolled total (including graduate students)12,3845,2227,162

1,194 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

412 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores361
Percent of students submitting SAT scores19%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
705
Math
705

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,506
Percent of students submitting ACT scores81%
ACT Composite
31
ACT English
33
ACT Math
29

Tulane University of Louisiana Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $69,764 $69,764
Off-campus $69,764 $69,764
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $14,536 and other expenses per full academic year.

Tulane University of Louisiana provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 4,071 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $48,920 $48,920
Fees for full-time undergraduates $4,040 $4,040
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $2,039 $2,039
Tuition for Full-time graduates $50,920 $50,920
Fees for full-time graduates $2,040 $2,040
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $2,829 $2,829

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 15 463 460 9 947
Health Professions and Related Programs 3 180 229 230 642
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 161 256 34 451
Social Sciences 4 273 41 20 338
Legal Professions and Studies 21 15 37 174 247
Mathematics and Statistics 22 173 8 203
Psychology 126 8 4 138
Architecture and Related Services 39 70 109
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1 98 99
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 77 12 89
Engineering 62 13 3 78
English Language and Literature & Letters 58 12 1 71
Visual and Performing Arts 52 14 66
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 12 37 9 58
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 38 9 4 51
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 9 29 38
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1 18 19 38
Physical Sciences 17 8 10 35
History 21 4 5 30
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 15 8 3 26
Natural Resources and Conservation 25 25
Philosophy and Religious Studies 18 2 2 22
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 17 5 22
Education 6 6
Grand Total571,7531,4955243,829

A total of 1,810 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Tulane University of Louisiana.

At the master's and doctor's level 2,019 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate83%83%84%
  • Full-time retention rate - 93%

General info

Alternative namesTU
Founded1834
MottoNon Sibi Sed Suis
Not for one's self, but for one's own
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsolive green, sky blue
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff4,721
Instructional FTE1,235
Research FTE397
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitetulane.edu
Address6823 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, Louisiana, 70118-5698
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population250,000 - 500,000
Phone5048655000
Fax+1 (504) 865 5202

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