Finance Schools In Louisiana

There are 19 accredited finance schools in Louisiana for faculty who teach finance classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the finance academic community in Louisiana, and the future trends in finance training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Finance
  • Masters degree in Finance
  • PhD degree in Finance


Schools

  1. Centenary College of Louisiana

    2911 Centenary Boulevard, Shreveport, Louisiana 71134-1188

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  2. Dillard University

    2601 Gentilly Blvd, New Orleans, Louisiana 70122

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  3. Grambling State University

    403 Main Street, Grambling, Louisiana 71245

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  4. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803-2750

    128 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Louisiana State University-Shreveport

    One University Place, Shreveport, Louisiana 71115-2399

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  6. Louisiana College

    1140 College Dr, Pineville, Louisiana 71359

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  7. Louisiana Tech University

    305 Wisteria, Ruston, Louisiana 71272

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Loyola University New Orleans

    6363 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-6143

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  9. McNeese State University

    4205 Ryan St, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605

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  10. University of New Orleans

    2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148

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  11. Nicholls State University

    University Station La Hwy 1, Thibodaux, Louisiana 70310

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  12. University of Louisiana Monroe

    700 University Avenue, Monroe, Louisiana 71209-0000

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  13. Southeastern Louisiana University

    548 Western Ave., Hammond, Louisiana 70402

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  14. Southern University and A & M College

    Southern Branch Post Office, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70813

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  15. University of Louisiana at Lafayette

    104 University Circle, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503

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  16. Tulane University of Louisiana

    6823 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-5698

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  17. Xavier University of Louisiana

    One Drexel Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70125-1098

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  18. University of Phoenix-Louisiana Campus

    One Galleria Blvd. Suite 725, Metairie, Louisiana 70001-2082

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  19. Strayer University-Louisiana

    111 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Ste 420, Metairie, Louisiana 70005

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Finance Employment

Louisiana 23,860
National 2,457,330

Of all of the finance professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Louisiana.

Employment Growth for Finance professionals In Louisiana

25,350 25,380 25,160 24,190 23,860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of finance professionals is shrinking in Louisiana. There were 1,490 less finance professionals working in Louisiana in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of finance has shrunk by 6% in Louisiana. This is faster than the trend for finance professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of finance professionals has shrunk by 1% between 2006 and 2010.

Finance VS. All Professions salaries in Louisiana

$58,036 $60,397 $59,444 $55,865 $62,722
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by finance professionals is increasing in Louisiana. The mean salary for finance professionals in 2006 was $58,036 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $62,722 per year.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Louisiana

10th percentile
$35,001
25th percentile
$43,327
50th percentile
$56,412
75th percentile
$76,555
90th percentile
$98,689

Thus, finance professionals' salaries grew by 7% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Louisiana, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of finance. The pay differential between the highest paid finance professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 182%

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Louisiana

Accounting
$40,882
Business
$80,679
Business Administration
$77,937
Business Management
$76,645
Finance
$62,722
International Business
$79,847
Marketing
$71,462
Risk Management
$49,515
Small Business
$101,230

Finance professionals in Louisiana earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Finance programs available for each degree type for all schools in Louisiana

associate
0
bachelor
25
master
5
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total32

The number of students graduating from the 19 accredited finance schools in Louisiana is increasing. In 2006 there were 66 finance graduates from finance courses in Louisiana and in 2010 there were 956 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of finance school degree or certificate graduates in Louisiana by 1348%. 78% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in finance.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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