Louisiana State University - Shreveport
LSU-Shreveport says, "While the student who earns a baccalaureate degree at LSUS will have specialized in a major field and pursued personal interests in elective studies, the pursuit of a degree would have been incomplete without a foundation in the common knowledge that unites us in our humanity." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:2,587
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:13%
- Tuition & Fees (In State):$7,146 annually
- Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$20,300 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Composition because students may test out of the "English Composition" requirement through ACT scores.
No credit given for Literature because, while the "English Composition" course sequence includes the study of literary texts, students may test out of the requirement through ACT scores.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit given for Foreign Language because departmental Foreign Language requirements only apply to select majors.
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 "Social Sciences" and "Humanities" requirements, respectively.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Sciences" requirement.
No credit given for Mathematics because students may test out of the "Mathematics" requirement through ACT scores.
General Education Assessment
Louisiana State University - Shreveport uses one or more of the following instruments to assess undergraduate progress in core collegiate skills: the Council on Aid to Education Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile, or the ACT Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP). For more information, visit www.voluntarysystem.org.
Curriculum last evaluated: 04/27/2017