Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge, LA

LSU says, "Recognizing that the fundamental characteristics for effective participation in the marketplace and the community necessarily involve multidisciplinary study, each student designs a unique curriculum based on a major field of study and including 39 hours of general education courses across six areas of focus: English Composition, Analytical Reasoning, Arts, Humanities, Natural Sciences, and Social Sciences." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.lsu.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:25,572
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:38%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$9,714 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$26,877 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    NO

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    No credit given for Composition because students may test out of the "English Composition" requirement through SAT or ACT scores.

  • 2. Literature

    NO

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    No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Humanities" requirement.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because intermediate-level language study is only required for select degree programs.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Humanities" and "Social Sciences" requirements, respectively.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Sciences" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/13/2016

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