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Colleges / Louisiana State University in Shreveport

LSU Shreveport Academics

Louisiana State University in Shreveport requires a minimum of 120 semester hours 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 Shreveport offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Which Courses Are Required at LSU Shreveport?

LSU Shreveport has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate. Students do not need to fulfull a language requirement , but there is a math and science requirement. Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

Majors at LSU Shreveport

When choosing a major, LSU Shreveport students have several choices to make. Scroll down to see a full list of majors offered at LSU Shreveport below. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major. Declaring a double major may require more work but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.

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

Does LSU Shreveport Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

LSU Shreveport 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 Shreveport Offer Online Classes?

LSU Shreveport has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does LSU Shreveport Offer AP Credit?

LSU Shreveport 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 Shreveport Have An Honor's Program?

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

Does LSU Shreveport Require Internships?

LSU Shreveport 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 Shreveport Majors & Subject Areas

Mass Communication/Media Studies
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Information Science/Studies
Computer Science
Curriculum and Instruction
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Special Education and Teaching, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
Secondary Education and Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Art Teacher Education
French Language Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist
English Language and Literature, General
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
General Studies
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other
Mathematics, Other
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Chemistry, General
Psychology, General
Counseling Psychology
Educational Psychology
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Community Organization and Advocacy
Political Science and Government, General
Digital Arts
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Public Health, General
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
Business Administration and Management, General
Organizational Leadership
Finance, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
History, General

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