Northwestern

Northwestern State University

Northwestern
#3595 / #940
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#1470
Most Desirable School
Public university in Louisiana, USA

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About Northwestern State University

According to Wikipedia, Northwestern State University of Louisiana is a public university primarily situated in Natchitoches, Louisiana, with a nursing campus in Shreveport and general campuses in Leesville/Fort Polk and Alexandria. It is a part of the University of Louisiana System.

Northwestern State University's Online Degrees

Northwestern State University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
3,73896%44%105420

How Much Does Northwestern State University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$5,180$3,492

How Much Do Northwestern State University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Northwestern State University, then you can expect to earn an average of $39,600 per year. You also have a 85% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Northwestern State University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
13,44012,0181,422

Where is Northwestern State University?

Northwestern State University is located at 175 Sam Sibley Drive, Natchitoches LA 71497-0002

How Safe is Northwestern State University?

Natchitoches has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Northwestern State University Known For?

Northwestern State University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Northwestern State University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Nursing
#769
World Rank
#769
Historical Rank
#282
USA Rank
nursing Degrees
History
#1822
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#1821
Historical Rank
#615
USA Rank
history Degrees
Communications
#2283
World Rank
#2310
Historical Rank
#618
USA Rank
communications Degrees
Literature
#1996
World Rank
#2057
Historical Rank
#655
USA Rank
literature Degrees
Criminal Justice
#1231
World Rank
#1236
Historical Rank
#660
USA Rank
criminal-justice Degrees
Mathematics
#2725
World Rank
#2768
Historical Rank
#674
USA Rank
math Degrees
Business
#3001
World Rank
#3003
Historical Rank
#786
USA Rank
business Degrees
Biology
#3704
World Rank
#3723
Historical Rank
#862
USA Rank
biology Degrees
Education
#4244
World Rank
#4254
Historical Rank
#983
USA Rank
education Degrees
Engineering
#6119
World Rank
#6125
Historical Rank
#1167
USA Rank
engineering Degrees
Sociology
#3868
World Rank
#3871
Historical Rank
#1178
USA Rank
sociology Degrees
Medical
#4129
World Rank
#4130
Historical Rank
#1197
USA Rank
medicine Degrees
Physics
#5340
World Rank
#5358
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#1352
USA Rank
physics Degrees
Psychology
#4496
World Rank
#4507
Historical Rank
#1702
USA Rank
psychology Degrees
Social Work
#4813
World Rank
#4813
Historical Rank
#1814
USA Rank
social-work Degrees

Who Are Northwestern State University's Most Influential Alumni?

Northwestern State University's most influential alumni include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Criminal Justice, and History. Here are some of Northwestern State University's most famous alumni:

Dan Flores
An American historian.
Ed Orgeron
An American football player and coach.
Lee Smith
An American baseball player .
Jeff Hennessy
An American trampolining coach .
Jackie Smith
A Player of American football.
Mike Brey
Mike Brey
An American basketball player and coach.
Garnie W. McGinty
Garnie W. McGinty
An American historian.
William Muse
An American academic.
Charlie Hennigan
An American football player .
Robert Ellis
Robert Ellis
An American baseball player, born 1970.
Fred Broussard
An American-football player .
Fitz Hill
An American football player and coach, college administrator.

Who Are Northwestern State University's Most Influential Faculty?