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New Orleans Colleges and Schools

Colleges in New Orleans, Louisiana

There are at least 15 colleges in New Orleans, listed and described below. These schools represent 51,876 or more students (full-time and part-time), a combined student body equivalent to 46,370 full-time students, and a reported 8,643 dorm rooms.

The largest schools here include Delgado Community College, University of New Orleans, Tulane University of Louisiana and Loyola University New Orleans. For a prestigious selective school, you might want to look at Tulane University of Louisiana or Loyola University New Orleans.

We also provide an extensive list of Louisiana Colleges.

Of Note For College Students

  • New Orleans is notable for the large percent of its residents with college degrees.
  • There are a lot of studio and one-bedroom apartments in New Orleans.
  • A lot of people walk and bicycle in New Orleans.

Education Institutes in New Orleans
Total Number of Educational Institutes
19
Total Enrollment in all institutes
53,693
Number of Public Educational Institutes
4
Number of Private For-Profit Institutes
7
Number of Private Non-Profit Institutes
8
Graduation Rate
19.21%
Total Graduates With Bachelors Degree
2,633
On Campus and Online Programs in New Orleans
Number of Institutes Offering on-campus programs
1
Number of Institutes Offering on-line programs
1
Number of Institutes Offering both
17
Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/
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Colleges and Universities in New Orleans
SchoolTotal EnrollmentInstitution LevelAvg In-State TuitionPrograms Offered
Cameron College76At least 2 but less than 4 yearsN/A4
Crescent City Bartending School393Less than 2 years (below associate)N/A2
Delgado Community College15,110At least 2 but less than 4 years3,335101
Dillard University1,261Four or more years15,79627
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-New Orleans2,758Four or more years7,02035
Loyola University New Orleans3,679Four or more years36,93883
University of New Orleans8,037Four or more years7,15091
New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary2,824Four or more years6,84032
Notre Dame Seminary Graduate School of Theology231Four or more years21,1264
University of Holy Cross1,040Four or more years11,02630
Stevensons Academy of Hair Design119Less than 2 years (below associate)N/A5
Southern University at New Orleans2,430Four or more years4,48326
Tulane University of Louisiana12,581Four or more years47,130233
Xavier University of Louisiana2,997Four or more years20,59471
Eastern College of Health Vocations-New Orleans87Less than 2 years (below associate)N/A2
Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/
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