Southern University and A & M College


Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

College Type: Public

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Louisiana



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Southern University and A&M College is a comprehensive institution offering four-year, graduate, professional, and doctorate degree programs, fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). The University today is part of the only historically black Land Grant university system in the United States.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 7669
Total Grad Students: Not available
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Faculty: 434

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 18:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: Not available:1

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Contact Information

Southern Branch Post
Baton Rouge Louisiana 70813


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Main Phone: 225-771-4500

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Applying to Transfer

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High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
A GPA of 2.0 (based on 4.0) on all transfer work is required.

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Credits (Min/Max):
The maximum amount of transfer credit allowed for to satisfy graduation requirements is 93 semester hours. The maximum number of credit hours transferable from a junior college is 64 semester hours.

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Letters of Recommendation Required:
Submit a Transfer Reference Sheet that is to be completed by the Dean of Student Affairs.

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Application Fee:
Please enclose a nonrefundable fee with application: $20.00 ‹¥¢c¥†c¥_ U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident, and Refugee with Evidence of Status; $30.00 ‹¥¢c¥†c¥_ Non U.S. Citizen.

Other Requirements:
Submit a copy of your immunization record. Submit a copy of your social security card.

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