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Nicholls State University

Women's D1 Coach: Justin Lewis
Profile
Size
6 / 10
5,864 Undergrads / 6,453 Students
Cost
2 / 10
$11,545 Net Price
Selectivity
1 / 10
88% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Southland Conference

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
19 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
74%
Overall Graduation Rate
49%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
24% / 48%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Recruit Commits
2023
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Madison Fulfer Iowa Park High School Iowa Park, TX P
 
2019
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
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Events By Nicholls State University Coaches
Dec 14-15 '19
Thibodaux, LA
 
Women's 13-18
Location
University Station La Hwy 1, Thibodaux, LA, 70310 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • United States
  • Houma Louisiana
  • Greater New Orleans Area
  • Baton Rouge Louisiana Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Lafayette Louisiana Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • France
  • Paris Area France
  • Austin Texas Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Biloxi Mississippi Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
Where Grads Work
  • Nicholls State University
  • Ochsner Health System
  • Lafourche Parish School Board
  • Thibodaux Regional Medical Center
  • Terrebonne General Medical Center Jobs and Careers
  • Chevron
  • Danos
  • Shell
  • Terrebonne Parish Schools
  • State of Louisiana
  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • Entergy
  • Oceaneering
  • Wood
  • Terrebonne Parish Government
What Grads Do
  • Operations
  • Business Development
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Healthcare Services
  • Administrative
  • Information Technology
  • Community and Social Services
  • Finance
  • Engineering
  • Accounting
  • Human Resources
  • Support
  • Program and Project Management
  • Arts and Design
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Athletics
Campus
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
470 - 517
Math
520 - 600
Total
990 - 1117
ACT
English
18 - 24
Math
20 - 26
Composite
20 - 25

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 2,815 1,853 962
% Admitted 88% 89% 86%
% Admits That Enroll 50% 26% 99%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA
Admission Considerations
 
Required
Recommended Rec.
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Transcript
College Prep Classes
Recommendations
Demonstrate Competencies
Admission Test Scores
Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
TOEFL (English proficiency)
Admissions office
Majors / Programs

Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

Business (24%)
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (15%)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (13%)
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General (12%)
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other (12%)
Business Administration and Management, General (10%)
Education (7%)
Psychology (7%)
Psychology, General (7%)
Accounting (5%)
Engineering Technology, General (4%)
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (4%)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General (4%)
Social Sciences (4%)
Petroleum Technology/Technician (4%)
Work and Family Studies (4%)
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General (4%)
Athlete graduation rate
Financial
Net Price

Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

$11,545

Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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Sticker Price

Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

 
In-state
Out-of-state
On Campus
Tuition & Fees$7,898 $18,572
Books & Supplies$1,300 $1,300
Cost of Living$10,038 $10,038
Personal Expenses$4,302 $4,302
 
Sticker Price$23,538 $32,476

Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

Financial Aid

96% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

 
Receiving Aid %
Avg. Aid Amount
Type of Aid
Grant or Scholarship91%$8,463
Federal Grants41%$4,967
Pell Grants41%$4,918
Other Federal3%$942
State & Local Grants82%$4,554
Institutional Grants46%$4,171
 
Student Loans49%$5,321
Federal Loans49%$4,948
Other Loans3%$7,707

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All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

 
Total Amount
Per Student
Endowment
Financial Assets $8.57 Million $1,328

Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

Debt

Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $20,270.

Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

 
Total Principal
Monthly Payment
10 Year Repayment $11,025 $215

Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 10.8%

Avg. rate for colleges with softball is 5.1%.

Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 2,900 students.

Salary

Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $37,500

Earnings of former students working by percentile.

Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

Payback

How long until this college investment pays off: 5.76 years.

Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 24% of students graduate on time.

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Campus Safety
 
On Campus
In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
Criminal Offenses
Murder - -
Negligent Manslaughter - -
Rape - -
Fondling 1 1
Incest - -
Statutory Rape - -
Robbery - -
Aggravated Assault - -
Burglary 2 2
Motor Vehicle Theft - -
Arson - -

In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

Carnegie Classifications
Category
Classification
Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs
Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Education-dominant, with Arts & Sciences
Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in
Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily residential

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