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Quick Facts about Grambling State University


Fall 2014/2015

General Information
Founded: 1901
Size of Campus: 590 Acres
Buildings: 147

Dormitories
Men: 6
Women: 8
Co-Ed: 6
Apartment Style: 11

West Campus
Houses: 5
Bungalows: 8

Degree/Accreditation
Number of Degree Programs: 47
Degree Programs Eligible for Accreditation: 33
Total Eligible Programs Accredited: 33
Percent of Accredited Programs: 100%

Profile of Full-Time & Part-Time Student
Full-time undergraduate students are required to be enrolled in at least 12 credit hours per Fall or Spring Semester and at least 6 credit hours per Summer Term. Full-time graduate students are required to be enrolled in at least 9 credit hours per Fall or Spring Semester and at least 6 hours per Summer Term.

Enrollment by Level Enrollment by Gender
Undergraduate : 3,524   Male: 1,702
Graduate: 980   Female: 2,802
Total: 4,504   Total: 4,504
Percent Undergraduates: 78.2%   Percent Male: 37.7%
   
Enrollment by Ethnicity Enrollment by Residency
Black: 4,088   Louisiana 3,210
White: 100   Out-of-State 1,136
Other: 316   International 158
Total: 4,504   Total 4,504
Percent Non-Black: 9.23%   Percent Non-Resident 28.7%
   
Enrollment of First-Time Entering Freshmen by Residency
  Louisiana: 251  
  Out-of-State: 150  
  International: 5  
  Total: 406  
  Percent Non-Resident 38.1%  

Freshman-to-Sophomore Retention
Fall 2013 to Fall 2014:       68%
Six-Year Graduation Rate
Entering Fall 2008:             31%

Full-Time Instructional Faculty (Fall 2013)


RANK
AVERAGE
SALARY
TENURE ETHNICITY GENDER TOTAL
Tenured On Track Ineligible Black White Other Male Female
Professor $67,216 42 0 0 29 4 9 32 10 42
Associate
Professor
$59,667 40 3 0 31 8 4 23 20 43
Assistant
Professor
$53,131 32 37 2 52 11 8 33 38 71
Instructor $36,434 0 0 17 16 0 1 5 12 17
Lecturer $44,208 0 0 21 15 4 2 7 14 21
Total All Ranks $55,200 114 40 40 143 27 24 100 94 194

Full-Time Staff by Ethnicity and Gender (Fall 2013)


Employee Classification
Ethnicity Gender Total
Black White Other Male Female
Executive/Administrative/Managerial 46 1 0 6 41 47
Other Professionals 118 9 3 64 66 130
Technical and Paraprofessionals 2 0 0 0 2 2
Clerical and Secretarial 91 2 2 6 89 95
Skilled Crafts 6 0 0 6 0 6
Service/Maintenance 70 3 3 47 29 76
Grand Total 333 15 8 129 227 356