Louisiana Tech University

Ruston, LA

Louisiana Tech University says, "Louisiana Tech University recognizes its three-fold obligations to advance the state of knowledge, to disseminate knowledge, and, to provide strong outreach and service programs and activities. To fulfill its obligations, the University will maintain a strong research, creative environment, and intellectual environment that encourages the development and application of knowledge." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.latech.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:11,328
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:32%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$9,645 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$18,558 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option in the "Humanities" requirement.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because survey courses in American government or history are options, but not required, to fulfill the "Social/Behavioral Sciences" and "Humanities" requirements, respectively.

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

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

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    Louisiana Tech University 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: 06/19/2018


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