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Northwestern State University is the home of eNSU, Louisiana’s first and largest electronic campus. Founded in 1884, Northwestern State University of Louisiana has met educational needs with quality academic programming for over 125 years. Today, eNSU offers accommodating class schedules, personalized instruction, veterans benefits, and financial aid to those who qualify.

Why eNSU?


NSU ranked fourth most affordable online college

By David West 06/02/2016 NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University was named the fourth Most Affordable Online College for 2016 in the [...]

Two Online Education Programs Ranked in Top Five

By NSU News Bureau 2/05/2016 NATCHITOCHES – Two online graduate programs in education at Northwestern State University have been ranked in [...]

NSU recognized as a Military Friendly School

By David West 11/05/2015 NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University has been designated a 2016 Military Friendly School by Victory Media, the [...]

What Our Students Say

Without eNSU, I would not be in school. There is no way we could afford the daycare alone, much less the personal sacrifice of being away from my girls for so many hours a week. The closest university where I could earn an MA in English is an hour drive, one way, through Atlanta traffic. The plan was always for me to earn my MA (and eventually my PhD), but when the economy took a turn for the worse, it became urgent. I need this degree to get out of the part-time job I have at the library and into a higher paying job at the local college. eNSU is not only convenient–the faculty teaching the classes are top notch… My future, and the future of my sweet children, is filled with possibility thanks in large part to eNSU.
eNSU has helped me achieve my goals by allowing me to be a full-time student at home. I have the opportunity to work full-time and care for my family. I seriously do not know what I would do without eNSU. I am also thankful for being able to take online classes with such an amazing university especially because it offers ALL classes needed to graduate and earn your degree, without having to worry about which classes will not be offered a certain semester. That is why I am a student at NSU. Thank you!
eNSU has allowed me to have a full time job at a school while still being able to graduate in December with my Bachelors Degree. Because internet courses allowed me to work, when I graduate I can get a job as a teacher in my district since I already work so hard for them now! At 29, my lifelong goal to be a teacher will finally become a reality because of eNSU!