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Colleges / Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

New Orleans, LA 4-Year Public

LSU Health Sciences Center Academics

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center requires at least 120 credits to complete a bachelor's degree. Students can choose the accelarated degree program if they would like to finish all the credits for graduation in less time than normal. LSU Health Sciences Center offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Which Courses Are Required at LSU Health Sciences Center?

LSU Health Sciences Center does not have a core curriculum. Since there are no specific-classes required in order to graduate, students have a lot of flexibiity about what classes they choose to take. Students are not required to fulfill a lanuage requirement or a math or science requirement. Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

Majors at LSU Health Sciences Center

When choosing a major, LSU Health Sciences Center students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at LSU Health Sciences Center below. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major. Double majoring may mean taking more courses, but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to grad school.

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. LSU Health Sciences Center does not require a senior project for all students.

Does LSU Health Sciences Center Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

LSU Health Sciences Center offers services for students with disabilities. Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Disability Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does LSU Health Sciences Center Offer Online Classes?

LSU Health Sciences Center has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does LSU Health Sciences Center Give Credit for AP Classes?

LSU Health Sciences Center offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does LSU Health Sciences Center Have An Honor's Program?

LSU Health Sciences Center does not offer an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.

Does LSU Health Sciences Center Require Internships?

LSU Health Sciences Center does not require an internship for all students Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

LSU Health Sciences Center Majors & Subject Areas

Biomedical Sciences, General
Biochemistry
Anatomy
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
Human/Medical Genetics
Physiology, General
Pharmacology
Biostatistics
Epidemiology
Neuroscience
Audiology/Audiologist
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Dentistry
Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences, Other
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist
Physician Assistant
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Medicine
Public Health, General
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
Physical Therapy/Therapist
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Nursing Science
Nursing Practice

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,804

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

Unknown

Tuition and Fees

In State

$8,308

Out-of-State

$15,090

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Unknown
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