Louisiana State University - Shreveport

Shreveport, LA

LSU-Shreveport says, "The mission of Louisiana State University in Shreveport is to: Serve as a teaching institution focused on the successful education of undergraduate and graduate students through bachelors, masters, and select doctoral programs. Provide a stimulating and supportive learning environment in which students, faculty, and staff participate freely in the creation, acquisition, and dissemination of knowledge; Encourage an atmosphere of intellectual excitement." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.lsus.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,638
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:13%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$7,166 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$20,320 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Composition because students may test out of the "English Composition" requirement through 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 departmental Foreign Language requirements only apply to select majors.

  • 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 "Social Sciences" and "Humanities" requirements, respectively.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because students may test out of the "Mathematics" requirement through ACT scores.

  • 7. Science

    YES
  • 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: 06/07/2019

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