Ranking  409   97
Country United States
City Baton Rouge
Bachelor (foreigners)7,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)9,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)7,500 USD/year.
Master (citizens)7,500 USD/year.
Cost of living $859-1,425 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 80%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1860
Abbreviation LSU
Teachers 1,512
Students 28,089
Foreigners 5%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
Affiliations
• Louisiana State University System
• Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU)
• Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU). Sport affiliations and memberships National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
Rankings
World ranking409
Country ranking97
Citations per Faculty191
Ranking in world by sphere
Life Sciences and Medicine384
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking409
QS World University Rankings615
ARWU Academic Ranking201
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة ولاية لويزيانا - باتون روج
German Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
Spanish Universidad Estatal de Louisiana - Baton Rouge
French Université de Louisiane (Baton Rouge)
Japanese ルイジアナ州立大学バトンルージュ校
Korean 루이지애나주립대학교 배턴루지캠퍼스
Portuguese Universidade do Estado da Louisiana-
Russian Университет штата Луизиана в Батон-Руже
Chinese 路易斯安娜州立大学-巴吞鲁日
old Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
Location on map
Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College (LSU) - public higher education institution in United States. LSU began its academic activity in1860. The main building of the university proudly stands in Baton Rouge inside an urban campus.

University ranking. Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College is, without a doubt, one of the most prestigious universities of United States sitting comfortably among the top 100 universities of the country. The university can boast a strong track record, ranking 100 in the national ranking of United States. The most popular and strong program of the university is "Life Sciences and Medicine", which ranks 390 in the international rankings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission board requests both the certificate of previous academic performance and examination results. More than a half (80%) of the applicants manage to secure their spot at LSU, however, the percentage may change depending on the faculty and the popularity of the course. The academic year is traditionally divided into semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 7,000 USD. Those who wish to get their master’s degree here should be ready to spend at least 9,000 USD per year. The university has a variety of scholarship programs that students can take part in. Is among the educational institutions that allow the students to enroll in online programs. On the official website of the university (http://www.lsu.edu) you can read more about the programs and associated tuition fees.

The composition of the university. Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College is classified as a large university with more than 28,000 concurrent students. The university accepts both local and foreign students. LSU has around 5% of foreign students. More than 1500 teachers are employed by the university. The university offers its students and the academic staff to participate in the international exchange programs. You can find the university on Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin, which might tell you more about the day to day life of LSU.

Infrastructure of LSU. There is a library on the campus. The students can live on campus if the apply for a dormitory room. It is worth noting that in addition to being a part of the Louisiana State University System, the university also has a membership in the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) and Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU), Sport affiliations and memberships National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).

Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College - Official Description

As Louisiana's Flagship University, LSU's spectacular campus environment, internationally renowned faculty, state-of-the-art research facilities, and supportive academic climate attracts highly qualified undergraduate and graduate students and challenges them to achieve the highest levels of intellectual and personal development. LSU provides students with wide-ranging opportunities for unparalleled faculty instruction, hands-on research, community engagement, study abroad, student leadership, and national championship athletics. LSU provides an affordable, first-rate education that combines the advantages of a top-tier university with the student-focus of a smaller campus. Our broad array of academic studies accompanies extensive individual support services, reflecting LSU's commitment to student success.

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