2021 Best Value Colleges for Engineering Technologies in Louisiana
Finding the Best Value Engineering Technologies School for You
Engineering Technologies is the #17 most popular major in Louisiana with 376 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 1.9% of all the engineering tech bachelor's degrees in the country.
This year's Best Value Colleges for Engineering Technologies in Louisiana ranking looked at 2 colleges that offer a bachelor's in engineering tech. When talking about the 'best value', we do not simply mean those with the lowest price. For this ranking, we are identifying those engineering tech schools that provide their students with a hiqh quality education at a price that is lower than other colleges and universities of the same caliber.
When calculating average cost, we take tuition, fees, room and board, books and supplies, and other related expenses into account. We then subtract the average financial aid award. The is meant to give you an idea of how much money you'll need to pay out-of-pocket through loans, external scholarships, or other methods. Your cost may be different from the average one, depending on your income and other factors.
More Ways to Rank Engineering Technologies Schools
When choosing the right school for you, it's important to arm yourself with all the facts you can. To that end, we've created a number of major-specific rankings, including this Best Value Engineering Tech Schools list to help you make the college decision.
In addition to College Factual's rankings, you may want to take a look at College Combat, our unique tool that lets you pit your favorite schools head-to-head and compare how they rate on factors that most interest you. When you have some time, check it out - you may want to bookmark the link so you don't forget it.
2021 Best Value Engineering Technologies Schools in Louisiana
Best Value Engineering Tech Schools in Louisiana
Southeastern Louisiana University comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. Located in the city of Hammond, Southeastern is a public college with a fairly large student population. As a testament to the quality of education offered at Southeastern, the school also landed the #1 rank in our Best Colleges for Engineering Technologies in Louisiana ranking.
It takes about 4.7 years for the average student at Southeastern to complete their degree, and on average, the annual cost to attend the school is $23,921. This means that the average student pays around $112,429 to get a bachelor’s degree from Southeastern. If you can shave even one term off your degree, you can save a substantial amount of money.Request Information
University of Louisiana at Lafayette comes in at #2 in this year's ranking. Located in the city of Lafayette, UL Lafayette is a public college with a large student population. UL Lafayette did well in our quality rankings, too. It placed #2 on our Best Colleges for Engineering Technologies in Louisiana list.
At UL Lafayette, the average time it takes a student to graduate is 4.8 years, and the average full-time cost to attend the school is around $27,522. Putting this cost and the average time to graduate together, we find that the average amount you’ll pay to get a bachelor’s degree from UL Lafayette is $130,730. Graduating sooner can prevent you from having to pay more money out of pocket.Request Information
Best Engineering Technologies Colleges in the Southeast Region
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|Industrial Production Technology||181|
|General Engineering Technology||46|
|Construction Engineering Technology||41|
|Mining & Petroleum Technology||37|
|Quality Control Technology||34|
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|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|Biological & Biomedical Sciences||1,577|
|Computer & Information Sciences||595|
|Agriculture & Agriculture Operations||217|
Notes and References
*These averages are for the top 2 schools only.
- The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
- Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
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