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]
- 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
No credit given for Composition because students may test out of the "English Composition" requirement through SAT or ACT scores.
No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Humanities" requirement.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit given for Foreign Language because intermediate-level language study is only required for select degree programs.
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
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.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Sciences" requirement.
Curriculum last evaluated: 07/13/2016