Southern University and A & M College

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Southern University and A & M College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (225) 771-4500
Website: www.subr.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Public
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Address: 3rd Floor, J.S. Clark Adm. Building, P.O. Box 9374, Baton Rouge, LA 70813
Setting: City: Midsize
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 7,140
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 29%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 21 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 5,196 (73% 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: $9,141
Out-of-state Tuition: $16,491
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 98%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $9,018

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Southern University and A & M College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Southern University and A & M College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 2
Architecture and Related Services 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 111
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 151
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 11
Education 51162
Engineering 31
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 3451
History 11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Mathematics and Statistics 22
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 111
Physical Sciences 22
Psychology 11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 111
Social Sciences 21
Visual and Performing Arts 3
Grand total 949266

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Southern University and A & M College 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $9,141
Out-of-state $16,491
Books and supplies $1,300

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $10,522
Out-of-state $16,968

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 1,299 98%
Grant or scholarship aid 1,195 90% $9,018
Student loan aid 1,159 88% $6,455

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 4,498 77% $7,206
Federal student loans 4,523 77% $7,103

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Southern University and A & M College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Southern University and A & M College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 10,563 3,253 7,310
Percent admitted 100% 36% 35%
Percent admitted who enrolled 13% 15% 12%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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

Southern University and A & M College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 7,140
Undergraduate enrollment 6,324
Graduate enrollment 816

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

Southern University and A & M College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
    • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
  • 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 Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

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