Grambling State University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
403 Main Street, GSU Box 4200
100 Founder Street- Grambling Hall, Suite 51
Grambling, LA 71245
(318) 274-6183
(888) 863-3655
Fax: (318) 274-3292

Contact: Annie Moss
Director of Admissions and Recruitment
Main Address
403 Main Street
Grambling, LA 71245
(318) 274-3811

www.gram.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 4,804
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,215
Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,799
Graduate enrollment: 449

Setting
Rural setting
Small town (2,500 – 9,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20

Online application fee: $20
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 76%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 59%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General Performance B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Business/Managerial Economics B
Hotel/Motel Management B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Information Sciences/Systems B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Business Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
French Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Physics Teacher Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Special Education B

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology B
Electrical Engineering Technologies B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Development A

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,B,C
Prelaw B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Parks, Recreation & Fitness – General B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B
Police Science A

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Grambling State University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(318) 247-3811
Website:www.gram.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.gram.edu/admissions/apply/
Address:403 Main Street, Grambling, LA 71245
Setting:32
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,863
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):31%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:20 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,378 (49% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$7,371
Out-of-state Tuition:$16,394
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$6,861

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Grambling State University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Grambling State University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services6
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Education11373
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields3
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2
Health Professions and Related Programs114
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Legal Professions and Studies2
Mathematics and Statistics2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies11
Physical Sciences2
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions12
Social Sciences21
Visual and Performing Arts5
Grand total2149173

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Grambling State University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Education111
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Grand total1121

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Grambling State University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$7,371
Out-of-state$16,394
Books and supplies$1,749

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$7,122
Out-of-state$16,145

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid63299%
Grant or scholarship aid63299%$6,861
Student loan aid62398%$6,433

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,97290%$6,685
Federal student loans3,08593%$7,689

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Grambling State University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Grambling State University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants6,3402,3493,991
Percent admitted100%46%45%
Percent admitted who enrolled14%15%13%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Grambling State University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,863
Undergraduate enrollment3,883
Graduate enrollment980

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Grambling State University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
    • Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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