General Information About Louisiana State University-Shreveport
The mission of Louisiana State University in Shreveport is to: * Provide a stimulating and supportive learning environment in which students, faculty, and staff participate freely in the creation, acquisition, and dissemination of knowledge; * Encourage an atmosphere of intellectual excitement; * Foster the academic and personal growth of students; * Produce graduates who possess the intellectual resources and professional and personal skills that will enable them to be effective and productive members of an ever-changing global community; and * Enhance the cultural, technological, social, and economic development of the region through outstanding teaching, research, and public service.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- ROTC (Army)
- Teacher certification
- Distance learning opportunities
- Study abroad
- Weekend/evening college
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Dual credit
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.Advanced placement (AP) credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Bachelor's degree
- Master's degree
- Post-master's certificate
Campus Setting Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 768 Percent Admitted 76% Men Admitted 78% Women Admitted 74% Full Time Retention Rate 62%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 5,658 Native American 47 Asian 98 African American 1,181 Hispanic 116 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 2,368 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 121