Louisiana State University in Shreveport

country rank  814
world rank  2338

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University Overview

Established in 1967, Louisiana State University in Shreveport is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Shreveport (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Louisiana. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Alexandria, Baton Rouge, New Orleans. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Louisiana State University in Shreveport (LSUS) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Louisiana State University in Shreveport (LSUS) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 51 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. LSUS also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym LSUS
Founded 1967
Colours Purple and gold

University Location

Address One University Place
Shreveport (population range: 50,000-249,999)
71115-2399 Louisiana
United States
T +1 (318) 797 5000
F +1 (318) 797 5286
Other locations Alexandria, Baton Rouge, New Orleans

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)

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University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office One University Place
Shreveport 71115-2399
+1 (318) 797 5061
800 229 5957

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Louisiana State University in Shreveport's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges


Year of first Accreditation
1975


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

Affiliations

  • Louisiana State University System
  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
  • National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018