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Louisiana State University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Baton Rouge, LA

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
  • Agricultural Business and Management, General
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Anthropology
  • Apparel and Textiles, General
  • Architecture
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Construction Management
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • History, General
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Interior Architecture
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International/Global Studies
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Science
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Microbiology, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Natural Resources Management and Policy
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Oceanography, Chemical and Physical
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics, General
  • Plant Sciences, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Most Popular Disciplines
 
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
Not reported
Part-Time Faculty
Not reported
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Not reported
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 8% of classes
10-19 students: 28% of classes
20-29 students: 23% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 13% of classes
Over 100 students: 9% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 16% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 29% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 32% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 14% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 5% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
 
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
1314
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Library and Information Science, Master of Laws, Master of Education, Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Natural Science, Master of Social Work, Professional Master of Business Administration, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, Master of Science, Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Master of Arts in Liberal Arts, Master of Science in Biological and Agricultural Engineering, Master of Public Administration, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Master of Landscape Architecture, Master of Science in Systems Science, Executive Master of Business Administration, Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Applied Statistics, Master of Architecture, Master of Science in Petroleum Engineering

Master's Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
  • Agricultural Education
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agricultural Sciences--General
  • Animal Sciences
  • Applied Arts and Design--General
  • Applied Science and Technology
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biopsychology
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Business Education
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Cognitive Sciences
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Finance and Banking
  • Fish, Game, and Wildlife Management
  • Forestry
  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Graphic Design
  • Home Economics Education
  • Human Resources Development
  • International and Comparative Education
  • Kinesiology and Movement Studies
  • Law
  • Liberal Studies
  • Marine Affairs
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanics
  • Medical Physics
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Natural Resources
  • Oceanography
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physics
  • Psychology--General
  • School Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Structural Engineering
  • Systems Science
  • Theater
  • Transportation and Highway Engineering
  • Vocational and Technical Education
  • Water Resources Engineering

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Doctor of Musical Arts, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
  • Agricultural Education
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agricultural Sciences--General
  • Animal Sciences
  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biopsychology
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Business Education
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Cognitive Sciences
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Finance and Banking
  • Fish, Game, and Wildlife Management
  • Forestry
  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Home Economics Education
  • Human Resources Development
  • International and Comparative Education
  • Kinesiology and Movement Studies
  • Law
  • Marine Affairs
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanics
  • Medical Physics
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Natural Resources
  • Oceanography
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Physics
  • Psychology--General
  • School Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Structural Engineering
  • Systems Science
  • Theater
  • Transportation and Highway Engineering
  • Vocational and Technical Education
  • Water Resources Engineering

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