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Grambling State University

Grambling State University is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Grambling, LA. The 2019 average net price at Grambling State University is $18,009. Acceptance rate is 94.75%. The school has a total enrollment of 5,205.
Mission StatementMission Statement: Grambling State University is a comprehensive, historically-black, public...
Mission Statement: Grambling State University is a comprehensive, historically-black, public institution that offers a broad spectrum of undergraduate and graduate programs of study. Through its undergraduate major courses of study, which are under girded by a traditional liberal arts program, and through its graduate school, which has a decidedly professional focus, the University embraces its founding principle of educational opportunity. With a commitment to the education of minorities in American society, the University seeks to reflect in all of its programs the diversity present in the world. The university advances the study and preservation of African American history, art and culture. Grambling State University is a community of learners who strive for excellence in their pursuit of knowledge and who seek to contribute to their respective major academic disciplines. The University prepares its graduates to compete and succeed in careers related to its programs of study, to contribute to the advancement of knowledge, and to lead productive lives as informed citizens in a democratic society. The University provides its students a living and learning environment which nurtures their development for leadership in academics, athletics, campus governance, and in their future pursuits. The University affords each student the opportunity to pursue any program of study provided that the student makes reasonable progress and demonstrates that progress in standard ways. Grambling fosters, in its students, a commitment to service and to the improvement in the quality of life for all persons. The University expects that all persons who matriculate and who are employed at Grambling will reflect through their study and work that the University is indeed a place where all persons are valued, ?where everybody is somebody.

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Location: Grambling, LA
Student Body: 5,205
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: www.gram.edu
Acceptance Rate: 94.75%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 94.75%
  • Application Deadline: July 15, 2021
  • International Students: Unreported
  • Application Fee: $20
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $5,140
Grad Tuition: $5,110
Room and Board: $10,631
Books and Supplies: $1,749
Other Fees: $11,318
Net Price In-District/State: $18,009
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 923
  • Men / Women Ratio: 341 / 582
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 420 - 518
  • Median SAT Math Range: 410 - 500
  • Median ACT Range: 16 - 19
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 5.5
  • % of International Students: Unreported
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: n/a
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Not Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Protective Services: 30%
  • Public Admin, Social Services: 11%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 11%
  • Biological, Biomedical Science: 6%
  • Communication: 6%

Academic Programs

Grambling State University offers 86 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Protective Services. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsGrambling State University offers 51 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Computer Science
Engineering Technology
  • Drafting and Design Technology, Technician, General Degree
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Engineering Technology, General Degree
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
Human Sciences
  • Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services, Other Degree
Legal Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsGrambling State University offers 17 Master's Degree Programs
Health Professions
Parks, Leisure Studues
Protective Services
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Doctorate Degree ProgramsGrambling State University offers 3 Doctorate Degree Programs
Certificate ProgramsGrambling State University offers 2 Certificate Programs
Health Professions

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 35%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 38%
  • 1st Year Retention: 68%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $30,400
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 5,205
  • Black Students: 90%
  • Non-resident, alien: 5%
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 1%
  • Hispanic Students: 1%
  • Two or more races: 1%
  • Unknown: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%
  • Asian Students: <1%