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College Deliberately: Northwestern State University of Louisiana

Northwestern State University of Louisiana is a large, public, four-year University that emphasizes career, culture and character located in the town of Natchitoches, LA. It is known for General Studies, Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse and General Studies.

Northwestern State University of Louisiana

place 175 Sam Sibley Drive, Natchitoches, LA 71497-0002
phone Phone: (318) 357-6011
web Web: http://www.nsula.edu/
  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana is also known as:
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Northwestern State University of Louisiana Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges Accredited 1941-07-01 2027-12-03
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Accreditors certify that the institution upholds high academic standards, and acts with integrity towards its students. Most institutions are reviewed on a 10-year cycle, with follow-up reviews at the 5-year mark.
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Northwestern State University is a responsive, student-oriented institution that is committed to the creation, dissemination, and acquisition of knowledge through teaching, research, and service. The University maintains as its highest priority excellence in teaching in graduate and undergraduate programs. Northwestern State University prepares its students to become productive members of society and promotes economic development and improvements in the quality of life of the citizens in its region.to become productive members of society and will promote economic development and improvements in the quality of life of the citizens in its region.

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Student Centeredness

4.9 of 10
The extent to which the institution’s website emphasizes students, as opposed to research, athletics or other pursuits, compared with peer institutions.

Student Services

Students with disabilities:
Less than 3% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
‘Disability’ can include blindness or visual impairment that cannot be corrected by wearing glasses; hearing impairment (e.g., deaf or hard of hearing); orthopedic or mobility impairment; speech or language impairment; learning, mental, emotional, or psychiatric condition (e.g., serious learning disability, depression, ADD, or ADHD); or other health impairment or problem.

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Northwestern State University of Louisiana is in NCAA Division I-Football Championship Subdivision. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 122
Baseball Men’s 36
Softball Women’s 31

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Tuition for Northwestern State University of Louisiana is in the 23.8 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as inexpensive.
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