Southern University at New Orleans

New Orleans, LA, USA
3.57 Average Rating

Southern University at New Orleans is a public and historically black university, and it’s the only institution in the state to offer a degree in museum studies. SUNO is a participant in the Upward Bound Program, which is funded by the US Department of Education and gives high school students the tools to finish high-school and enroll in college. SU at New Orleans offers a number of support options for current and future students, including the Center for Comprehensive Communications, the Southern University Honoré Center for Undergraduate Student Achievement, and the TRIO Programs.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • HBCU
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Major city
In-State Students
91%
Out-Of-State Students
6%
0
100
25%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 19
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 803
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision July 1, 2019
Spring Regular Decision December 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
2,546
Total Number of Undergrads
2,108
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
8%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
23%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
21:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$6,195
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$3,531
Out-of-State Tuition
$7,981
Students Receiving Financial Aid
77%
Average Aid Per Year
$6,372
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
28%
72%
Student Organizations
47
Size of Town
Major city
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
New Orleans
Houston
Atlanta
Dallas
Baton Rouge
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$28,600
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What Students Are Saying

3.57 Average Rating
I never thought I had a chance of attending a 4 year college, nevertheless wanting to stay. Southern University at New Orleans is a school of chance and a school where everyone succeeds and all faculty see to it that you do. There's no failure at Southern University.
Paulitha from New Orleans, LA
I think Southern University at New Orleans offers great education at affordable price. The school has small classroom that make it easy for teacher to know you by name. The professors are willing to help you to succeed in your studies. I will rate the school 95%.
Gabriel from New Orleans, LA