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Louisiana State University Baton Rouge

United States of America

425th US-News World Ranking

 

Established in 1860, the Louisiana State University is a public coeducational university located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. It is the flagship institution of the Louisiana State University System and is designated as a land grant, sea grant and space grant institution.

The university comprises of 15 Schools & Colleges: College of Agriculture, College of Art & Design, E. J. Ourso College of Business, College of the Coast & Environment, College of Engineering, College of Human Sciences & Education, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Manship School of Mass Communication, College of Music and Dramatic Arts, College of Science, School of Veterinary Medicine, Roger Hadfield Ogden Honors College, University College, LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Centre, Graduate School. The most popular majors at Louisiana State University-Baton Rouge include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Engineering; Education; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; and Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs. 

The total student population at the university is more than 31,500 of which over 26,000 are enrolled in the undergraduate programs. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 23:1 and the acceptance rate is 77%. LSU has a generous financial aid program with 95% of its students receiving financial assistance in one form or the other.

The university is also noted for its extensive research facilities, operating some 800 sponsored research projects funded by agencies such as the National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

Notable Alumni: Marc W. Buie (Astronomer at Lowell Observatory), Grits Gresham (Outdoorsman, author, sportsman, co-host of ABC's-The American Sportsman), Sam Hoger (Appeared on the first season of The Ultimate Fighter, retired professional MMA fighter)

Louisiana State University Baton Rouge Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Louisiana State University Baton Rouge Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

2.8
GPA
30
IB
66
Percentage
77%
Acceptance Rate

Louisiana State University Baton Rouge Cost of studies

Fees

Undergraduate: USD 28,630

Fees vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Louisiana State University Baton Rouge Deadlines

Undergraduate: Spring-December 1, Fall/Summer-April 15

Graduate: Spring-November 1, Fall- June 15, Summer-April 15

Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

Louisiana State University Baton Rouge Rankings

Global

425
US News
701 -750
QS
301 -400
Shanghai
501 -600
Times Higher Education
447
GTU Rank

Regional

United States of America
153
US News
95 -116
Shanghai
124
Times Higher Education
218
Forbes
No data available. Coming soon!

Louisiana State University Baton Rouge Stats

University Stats
30860

Students

University Stats
25450

Undergraduates

University Stats
5400

Postgraduate

University Stats
1500

Faculty Strength

University Stats
20

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
77
%

Acceptance Rate

University Stats
$
28630

Tuition Fees

University Stats
$
20300

Living Cost

University Stats
$
3812

Other Fees

University Stats
2.8

Avg. GPA

University Stats
30

Avg. IB

University Stats
66
%

Avg. Percentage

* All cost are in USD

Reach Out

156 Thomas Boyd Hall,United States of America

admissions@lsu.edu

(+1)225-578-1175

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