Louisiana Four Year Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

How much does it cost to attend four year college in Louisiana?   The average annual in-state four year college tuition in Louisiana was $12,509 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $430 from the 2015-2016 average of $12,079 and represents a 3.56% annual increase. 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 26,862 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 $50,780.

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.

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 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore Louisiana Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Lafayette, 13,484 Students
$5,407 63 80
University of Louisiana Monroe
Monroe, 5,969 Students
$5,788 40 73
University of New Orleans
New Orleans, 5,610 Students
$6,090 58 81
University of Phoenix Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge, 287 Students
$9,480 - -
University of Phoenix Lafayette
Lafayette, 141 Students
$9,480 - -
University of Phoenix Louisiana Campus
Metairie, 1,289 Students
$9,480 - -
University of Phoenix Shreveport Bossier
Bossier City, 133 Students
$9,480 - -
Xavier University of Louisiana
New Orleans, 3,080 Students
$21,954 64 73