Louisiana Open Admissions Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

Open admissions means that any prospective student who has completed high school or attained a GED certificate may enroll in classes. A qualifying GPA or standardized test scores (SAT or ACT) scores are not necessary for to attend these schools with open admissions policies.

How much does it cost to attend open admissions college in Louisiana?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Louisiana was $9,883 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $218 from the 2015-2016 average of $9,665 and represents a 2.26% annual increase. The list of Louisiana open admissions colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 33 open admissions colleges and universities in Louisiana, the most popular being Delgado Community College with 5,733 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $3,335. Blue Cliff College Metairie is the most expensive open admissions school in Louisiana with an in-state tuition of $16,549.

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
Acadiana Technical College Lafayette Campus
Lafayette, 1,702 Students
$2,656 - -
Baton Rouge Community College
Baton Rouge, 4,020 Students
$3,237 - -
Blue Cliff College Alexandria
Alexandria, 459 Students
$13,845 - -
Blue Cliff College Houma
Houma, 230 Students
$14,835 - -
Blue Cliff College Metairie
Metairie, 861 Students
$16,549 - -
Blue Cliff College Shreveport
Shreveport, 51 Students
$14,750 - -
Bossier Parish Community College
Bossier City, 3,434 Students
$3,335 - -
Capital Area Technical College Baton Rouge Campus
Baton Rouge, 569 Students
$3,237 - -
Career Technical College Shreveport
Shreveport, 139 Students
$10,080 - -
Central Louisiana Technical College Alexandria Campus
Alexandria, 1,168 Students
$3,335 - -
Court Reporting Institute of Louisiana
Baton Rouge, 2 Students
$10,800 - -
Delgado Community College
New Orleans, 5,733 Students
$3,335 - -
Delta School of Business and Technology
Lake Charles, 47 Students
$9,590 - -
L E Fletcher Technical Community College
Houma, 1,159 Students
$3,335 - -
Louisiana Delta Community College Monroe Campus
Monroe, 1,572 Students
$2,371 - -
Louisiana State University Eunice
Eunice, 1,684 Students
$2,868 - -
McCann School of Business & Technology Monroe
Monroe, 351 Students
$9,828 - -
Medvance Institute Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge, 287 Students
$14,183 - -
Northeast Louisiana Technical College Delta Ouachita Campus
West Monroe, 567 Students
$2,371 - -
Northshore Technical Community College
Bogalusa, 1,588 Students
$3,214 - -