Acceptance Rate 83 %
SAT Average 1,080
Tuition & Fees $20,314
Student Population 9,955
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $8,971

Academic Overview

Louisiana State University-Shreveport is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Shreveport, Louisiana. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2021 tuition & fees are $7,160 for Louisiana residents and $20,314 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 9,955 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 83% and the graduation rate is 37% last year.
The salary after graduation from Louisiana State University-Shreveport varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $41,000. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Louisiana State University-Shreveport are $7,160 for Louisiana residents and $20,314 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $7,349 for in-state students and $7,233 for out-of-state students.
Louisiana State University-Shreveport 2021 Tuition & Fees
Louisiana ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at LSUS. The acceptance rate of LSUS is 83% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 49%. The average graduation rate is 37% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $8,971 and 62% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 9,955 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 29 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Louisiana State University-Shreveport is 83 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Louisiana State University-Shreveport is 37 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Louisiana State University-Shreveport is 63 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Louisiana State University-Shreveport is 9,955
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Louisiana State University-Shreveport is 29 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
29 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,971 at Louisiana State University-Shreveport.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

LSUS offers 45 major programs through online and on-site education where 12 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree285
Post Bachelor's Degree40
Master's Degree116
Post Master's Degree10
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship11

Special Learning Opportunities

Louisiana State University-Shreveport offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Louisiana State University-Shreveport has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges