Louisiana State University Shreveport

College Degree Finder

School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
One University Place
Shreveport, LA 71115-2399
(318) 797-5061
(800) 229-5957
Fax: (318) 797-5286

Contact: Mickey Diez
Dean of Enrollment Services & Registrar
Main Address
One University Place
Shreveport, LA 71115
(318) 797-5000

www.lsus.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 3,903
Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,108

Setting
Urban setting
Large city (250,000 – 499,999)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $10

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 76%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 59%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Banking/Financial Services B
Business Administration/Management B
Business/Managerial Economics B
Financial Planning B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Information Sciences/Systems B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Physical Education B
Physics Teacher Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Speech/Rhetorical Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
Spanish B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Geography B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Louisiana State University-Shreveport Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (318) 797-5000
Website: www.lsus.edu/
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online: https://compass.lsus.edu/FCCSC/student/applogon.jsp
Address: One University Place, Shreveport, LA 71115-2399
Setting: City: Midsize
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 7,036
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 36%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 29 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,277 (18% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $7,327
Out-of-state Tuition: $20,481
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 97%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $8,295

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Louisiana State University-Shreveport Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Louisiana State University-Shreveport.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 21
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 411
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 21
Education 472
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 12
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 11
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Physical Sciences 1
Psychology 111
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 2
Visual and Performing Arts 2
Grand total 528111

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Louisiana State University-Shreveport and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $7,327
Out-of-state $20,481
Books and supplies $1,300

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $7,349
Out-of-state $19,846

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 272 97%
Grant or scholarship aid 259 93% $8,295
Student loan aid 102 36% $4,714

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,544 59% $8,971
Federal student loans 1,004 38% $7,546

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Louisiana State University-Shreveport. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Louisiana State University-Shreveport students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 712 273 439
Percent admitted 100% 88% 86%
Percent admitted who enrolled 41% 42% 41%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Louisiana State University-Shreveport Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 7,036
Undergraduate enrollment 2,511
Graduate enrollment 4,525

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Louisiana State University-Shreveport Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

If you work for a school and would like to update your data please contact us.


Enjoy this post? Don't forget to share.