Four Year Colleges in Louisiana

The 2023 Directory of Louisiana Four Year Colleges and Costs

Louisiana Four Year Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

How much does it cost to attend four year college in Louisiana?   The average annual in-state four year college tuition in Louisiana was $13,285 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is a change of ($69) from the 2019-2020 average of $13,354 and represents a -0.52% annual decline. The list of Louisiana four year colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 28 four year colleges and universities in Louisiana, the most popular being Louisiana State University with 29,953 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $8,038. Tulane University is the most expensive four year school in Louisiana with an in-state tuition of $56,684.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Louisiana colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Louisiana or cheap Louisiana colleges guide.

<Academic Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Explore Louisiana Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Centenary College of Louisiana

Shreveport, Louisiana

$38,060 62 84
Dillard University

New Orleans, Louisiana

$17,410 25 4
Grambling State University

Grambling, Louisiana

$5,140 11 NA
Herzing University Kenner

Kenner, Louisiana

$13,320 NA NA
Louisiana College

Pineville, Louisiana

$17,850 41 53
Louisiana State University

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

$8,038 63 78
Louisiana State University Alexandria

Alexandria, Louisiana

$4,895 35 36
Louisiana State University Shreveport

Shreveport, Louisiana

$5,656 31 57
Louisiana Tech University

Ruston, Louisiana

$6,401 51 81
Loyola University New Orleans

New Orleans, Louisiana

$41,698 50 58
McNeese State University

Lake Charles, Louisiana

$5,147 35 33
Nicholls State University

Thibodaux, Louisiana

$4,922 38 31
Northwestern State University of Louisiana

Natchitoches, Louisiana

$5,180 26 14
Our Lady of Holy Cross College

New Orleans, Louisiana

$13,440 NA NA
Our Lady of the Lake College

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

$13,812 53 44
Saint Joseph Seminary College

St. Benedict, Louisiana

$20,500 NA NA
Southeastern Louisiana University

Hammond, Louisiana

$5,777 28 17
Southern University and A & M College

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

$4,973 16 NA
Southern University at New Orleans

New Orleans, Louisiana

$4,483 21 2
Tulane University

New Orleans, Louisiana

$56,684 84 52