University of Louisiana at Monroe

Monroe, LA

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 5,376
Graduate Enrollment: 1,990
Doctoral/Professional Universities
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Small City (<100k)
Four-year, medium, primarily residential // full-time, selective, lower transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 69.89%

Male/Female: 30% / 70% (2017)

First generation college students: 38.0% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 6.6% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.3% (2015)

Test scores for admission: Required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,108
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 1060 - 1270

2022 Median Admit ACT: 22
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 19 - 24

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 47.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 24.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 14.9% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 9.1% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 60.4%
Black: 24.1%
Hispanic: 3.4%
Asian: 1.7%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.4%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.0%
2+ races: 2.8%
Non-resident alien: 3.9%
Unknown race: 3.3%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $21,829
In-State tuition: $9,058
Out-of-State tuition: $21,158

Estimated books and supplies: $1,300 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $9,390 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $4,690 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $9,932 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $4,690 (2022)

Average Family Income: $55,304 (2017)
Median Family Income: $33,055 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 36.0%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 38.9%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $21,500 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $228 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $8,892
$30k-48k $9,591
$48k-75k $12,117
$75k-110k $14,703
$110k+ $13,806

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 35%
6-year graduation rate: 54%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 96.6% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $21,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $8,062 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $15,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $16,250 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 76.4% (2015)
@3 year 74.3% (2017)
@5 year 74.4% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 64.0% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 65.8% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $39,663 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $44,064 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree Agricultural Business and Management. 15
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 46 $25,000 $254 $21,572 ($1,798) $36,995 ($3,083)
Master's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 7
Bachelor's Degree Computer Science. 24 $54,872 ($4,573)
Master's Degree Curriculum and Instruction. 14 $292
Doctoral Degree Curriculum and Instruction. 7
Master's Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 7 $58,264 ($4,855)
First Professional Degree Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration. 93 $130,541 ($10,878)
Master's Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 27 $648 $73,555 ($6,130) $73,414 ($6,118)
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 102 $23,550 $229 $66,837 ($5,570) $69,355 ($5,780)
Master's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 14 $415
Bachelor's Degree Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other. 48 $27,500 $271 $35,780 ($2,982) $39,079 ($3,257)
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 86 $24,500 $230 $35,956 ($2,996) $44,361 ($3,697)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 28 $62,250 ($5,188) $91,564 ($7,630)
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 21 $12,834 $138 $46,840 ($3,903) $61,900 ($5,158)
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 16
Bachelor's Degree Management Information Systems and Services. 11
Graduate/Professional Certificate Management Information Systems and Services. 2
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 18 $20,500 $197 $27,951 ($2,329)
Bachelor's Degree Insurance. 36 $22,957 $217 $47,644 ($3,970)
Bachelor's Degree Construction Management. 27 $18,901 $192 $64,727 ($5,394)
Bachelor's Degree History. 16 $26,000 $258 $26,656 ($2,221) $35,472 ($2,956)
Master's Degree History. 3
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 138 $25,750 $240 $28,346 ($2,362) $37,310 ($3,109)
Master's Degree Psychology, General. 20 $338 $43,263 ($3,605)
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 33 $23,250 $242 $31,291 ($2,608) $39,814 ($3,318)
Master's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 13 $54,585 ($4,549)
Master's Degree Public Administration. 22 $295 $38,468 ($3,206)
Bachelor's Degree Social Work. 16 $29,600 $305 $27,172 ($2,264)
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 35 $23,467 $249 $27,728 ($2,311) $40,703 ($3,392)
Bachelor's Degree Air Transportation. 8
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 7 $29,621 ($2,468)
Bachelor's Degree Music. 7
Bachelor's Degree Communication Disorders Sciences and Services. 28 $18,252 $174 $42,944 ($3,579)
Master's Degree Communication Disorders Sciences and Services. 18 $307 $57,888 ($4,824) $51,784 ($4,315)
Bachelor's Degree Dental Support Services and Allied Professions. 25 $19,000 $159 $60,077 ($5,006) $60,229 ($5,019)
Associate's Degree Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 27 $16,327 $158
Bachelor's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 35 $26,000 $237 $50,520 ($4,210) $54,502 ($4,542)
Bachelor's Degree Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions. 20 $21,053 $133 $56,803 ($4,734)
Master's Degree Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 12
Doctoral Degree Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 2
Bachelor's Degree Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration. 82 $129,775 ($10,815)
Doctoral Degree Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration. 11
Master's Degree Student Counseling and Personnel Services. 18 $552 $40,689 ($3,391)
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 51 $25,003 $245 $39,802 ($3,317) $40,098 ($3,342)
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 23 $318 $41,303 ($3,442) $43,870 ($3,656)
Master's Degree Education, Other. 6
Bachelor's Degree Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services. 4
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 21 $19,873 $166
Master's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 7
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 22 $39,803 ($3,317)
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 97 $26,844 $252 $35,278 ($2,940) $44,375 ($3,698)
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 40 $20,000 $207 $22,071 ($1,839) $47,426 ($3,952)
Master's Degree Biology, General. 10
Bachelor's Degree Pharmacology and Toxicology. 20 $21,500 $215 $24,564 ($2,047)
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 8
Master's Degree Gerontology. 3
Bachelor's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 86 $21,500 $217 $21,918 ($1,827) $39,670 ($3,306)
Master's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 22 $284 $35,207 ($2,934) $43,990 ($3,666)
Bachelor's Degree Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology. 8


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $67,815
Full time faculty: 76%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 18.0

School's endowment start of year: $33,600,897 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $41,746,794 (2022)