General Information About Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport
The primary mission of Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport (LSUHSCS) is to provide education, patient care services, research, and community outreach. LSUHSCS encompasses the Schools of Medicine, Graduate Studies, and Allied Health Professions in Shreveport, the LSU Hospital in Shreveport, E. A. Conway Medical Center in Monroe, and Huey P. Long Medical Center in Pineville. In implementing its mission, LSUHSCS is committed to: * Educating physicians, basic scientists, residents, fellows and allied health professionals based on state-of-the-art curricula, methods, and facilities, preparing students for careers in health care service, teaching or research. * Providing state-of-the-art clinical care, including a range of tertiary special services, to an enlarging and diverse regional base of patients. * Achieving distinction and international recognition for basic science and clinical research programs that contribute to the body of knowledge and practice in science and medicine. * Supporting the region and the State in economic growth and prosperity by utilizing research and knowledge to engage in productive partnerships with the private sector.
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
- Academic/career counseling service
- Placement services for completers
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Bachelor's degree
- Master's degree
- City: Midsize
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 946 Native American 2.0 Asian 45.0 African American 64.0 Hispanic 11.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 63 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 722