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Louisiana State University in Shreveport, founded in 1965, is a public, comprehensive institution. Its 200-acre campus is located in Shreveport.

Website: www.lsus.edu/

Public
Co-ed
2,577
Undergraduate
Students
(60.6%) 1,561 Women
(39.4%) 1,016 Men
6,002
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Not reported
Overall Admission Rate
84% of 812 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.34
SAT Math
552 average
513-590 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
538 average
493-583 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
22 average
20-24 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
Not reported
Tuition and Fees
Not reported
Room and Board
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
Not reported
Average Freshman Award
Not reported
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
Not reported
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
142
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 26% of classes
10-19 students: 30% of classes
20-29 students: 23% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 5% of classes
50-99 students: 3% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Shreveport Population
200,327
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
 
Students in College Housing
 
Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
 
Sororities
1% of women participate
Fraternities
1% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.7% Asian
21.6% Black/African-American
5.6% Hispanic/Latino
5.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
54.2% White
11.3% Unknown
International Students
3.7% from 41 countries
First-Year Students Returning
65.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
14.4%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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