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75 %

OF NICHOLLS NURSING GRADUATES ARE EMPLOYED OR IN GRAD SCHOOL

1220

UNDERGRADUATES LIVE ON CAMPUS

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AVERAGE STUDENT TO FACULTY RATIO

“Through meeting new friends and becoming a part of the Nicholls Community, I have transformed into not only a better student but a better person. I’ve learned so much from my Nicholls Community and love it so much!”

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COLLEGE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

The Nicholls College of Business is AACSB-accredited, a distinction held by less than 5% of business schools worldwide. The College of Business offers the country’s only maritime management degree concentration designed and supported by industry leaders.

COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS

Nicholls ranks in the 85th percentile of public colleges and universities when it comes to helping students move from the bottom 20 percent of income distribution to the top 20 percent after graduation.

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COLLEGE OF EDUCATION
& BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES

Nicholls provides 80% of the Bayou Region’s teachers. Nicholls is highly respected for producing award-winning teachers, principals and administrators, including more than 90 percent of the Lafourche Parish Teachers of the Year over the last five years.

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COLLEGE OF SCIENCES
& TECHNOLOGY

In recent years, Nicholls biology students and faculty have spearheaded coastal restoration efforts including growing, harvesting and planting over 30,000 plants in coastal habitats.

COLLEGE OF NURSING

Our patient-focused education is built upon an experience-driven curriculum. 100% of Nicholls nursing graduates are employed or enter graduate school within the first year after they leave our campus, and our students regularly pass the licensure exam at a higher rate than the state and national average.

CHEF JOHN FOLSE
CULINARY INSTITUTE

The Chef John Folse Culinary Institute invites aspiring chefs with an adventurous palate and an insatiable desire to work in the food and service industries to pursue a Bachelor of Science or Associate of Science degree in culinary arts.

Nicholls Biology Professor Keynote Speaker at 152nd National Meeting of the American Fisheries Society

Louisiana Society of Professional Surveyors Donates $100,000 to Nicholls Geomatics

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Have you seen our new Esports billboards that just went up in Jefferson Parish?

Nicholls is proud to have our exceptional Esports team on campus! @ColonelEsports

📍West Bank Expressway
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5 Days until Graduation‼️🎓

Countdown to Commencement with us this week as we are so excited to welcome our new #NichollsAlumni! Share pictures of your soon to be graduate in the comments or post some of your best memories as a student at Nicholls.

That's right, one of the world's leading researchers of crawfish teaches @NichollsState. Come to Thibodaux and learn from one of the very best. Visit http://www.nicholls.edu to learn more.

https://www.nola.com/news/environment/leading-crawfish-expert-dishes-on-louisiana-treat/article_21ef4858-7292-11ed-a488-2b52c2ae559d.html

The university is currently experiencing a power outage that is widespread far beyond campus. We are in contact with officials at Entergy and will relay any updates on the duration of the outage once we have them.

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