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Quick Facts about Grambling State University


Fall 2020-2021

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

Dormitories
Men: 6
Women: 6
Co-Ed: 6
Apartment Style: 10

West Campus
Houses: 6
Bungalows: 8

Degree/Accreditation
Number of Degree Programs: 41
Number of Certificate Programs: 4
Degree Programs Eligible for Accreditation: 23
Total Eligible Programs Accredited: 26
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 : 4,511   Male: 1,838
Graduate: 927   Female: 3,600
Total: 5,438   Total: 5,438
Percent Undergraduates: 83%   Percent Male: 34%
   
Enrollment by Ethnicity Enrollment by Residency
Black: 4,921   Louisiana 3,403
White: 41   Out-of-State 1,879
Other: 476   International 156
Total: 5,438   Total 5,438
Percent Non-Black: 9.5%   Percent Non-Resident 37%
   
Enrollment of First-Time Entering Freshmen by Residency
  Louisiana: 664  
  Out-of-State: 564  
  International: 3  
  Total: 1,231  
  Percent Non-Resident 46%  

Freshman-to-Sophomore Retention
Fall 2019 to Fall 2020:      77%
Six-Year Graduation Rate
Entering Fall 2014:            42%

Full-Time Instructional Faculty (FY 2020-2021)


RANK
AVERAGE
SALARY
TENURE ETHNICITY GENDER TOTAL
Tenured On Track Ineligible Black White Other Male Female
Professor $74,182.54 38 1 4 30 4 9 28 15 43
Associate
Professor
$66,787.23 40 4 6 37 7 6 27 23 50
Assistant
Professor
$59,966.30 24 19 33 55 12 10 32 45 77
Instructor $51,279.00 0 1 11 10 1 1 4 8 12
Lecturer $38,917.03 0 0 27 24 1 2 8 19 27
Total All Ranks $291,132.10 102 25 81 156 25 28 99 110 209

 
Full-Time Staff by Ethnicity and Gender (FY 2020-2021)


Employee Classification
Ethnicity Gender Total
Black White Other Male Female
Executive/Administrative/Managerial 65 2 1 32 36 68
Other Professionals 149 8 6 55 108 163
Technical and Paraprofessionals 1 0 0 0 1 1
Clerical and Secretarial 39 0 1 3 37 40
Skilled Crafts 20 1 1 14 8 22
Service/Maintenance 29 2 0 21 10 31
Grand Total 303 13 9 125 200 325

 

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