Northwestern State University

#2659 / #753
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 Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
4,290 95% 47% 1110 21

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 Body Under-Grads Graduates
8,560 7,912 648

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

Who Are Northwestern State University's Most Influential Alumni?

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

Sandra Blakeslee
An American science writer.
Dan Flores
An American historian.
Billy McCormack
Billy McCormack
A Louisiana pastor and director of Christian Coalition of America.
Guy A. J. LaBoa
Guy A. J. LaBoa
A United States Army general.
Randy Moffett
A Louisiana higher education figure.
Carolyn Huntoon
Carolyn Huntoon
An American scientist.
Raymond Strother
A Democratic political consultant.
Ed Orgeron
An American football player and coach.
Gordon Gunter
An American marine biologist and fisheries scientist.
Darryl Willis
An American energy industry executive.
Bobby Hebert
An American football player.
Virginia Clinton Kelley
A Mother of U.S. president Bill Clinton.