Louisiana State University-Shreveport Graduate School

Louisiana State University-Shreveport (referred to as LSUS) is a Public, 4 years school located in Shreveport, LA.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of LSUS is $7,349 for Louisiana residents and $19,846 for out-of-state students. The school has 6,256 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 8,721 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Louisiana State University-Shreveport (referred to as LSUS) is a Public, 4 years school located in Shreveport, LA.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (7/1/1975 - Current[Estimated Date]).
LSUS Directory Information
School NameLouisiana State University-Shreveport (LSUS)
AddressOne University Place, Shreveport, LA 71115-2399
Phone318-797-5000
Webhttps://www.lsus.edu
Online Applicationhttps://apply.lsus.edu
Financial Infohttps://www.lsus.edu//costs-and-aid
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of LSUS is $7,349 for Louisiana residents and $19,846 for out-of-state students. The school has 6,256 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 8,721 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 52 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Research). Among them, 11 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$19,846
$7,349 for Louisiana Residents
Student Population6,256
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs52 graduate programs
(11 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio24 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at LSUS is $7,349 for Louisiana residents and $19,846 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $344.
LSUS offers the alternative tuition plans.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Louisiana Residents$7,349
Out-of-State$19,846
Tuition per Credit Hour
Louisiana Residents$344
Out-of-State$344
LSUS offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)11 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of Louisiana State University-Shreveport is $7,349 for Louisiana residents and $19,846 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 8.28% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2022-2023 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022-2023 Graduate Tuition & fees
Louisiana ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2018-2019$6,196$1,153$6,196$13,650
2019-2020$6,196$1,153$6,196$13,650
2020-2021$6,196$1,037$6,196$13,535
2021-2022$6,196$1,153$6,196$12,132
2022-2023$6,196$1,153$6,196$13,650
The graduate school tuition & fees of LSUS is average compared to public graduate schools in Louisiana. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,499 and the Louisiana graduate tuition is $18,915 (public) / $18,393 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Louisiana State University-Shreveport$7,349$19,846
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
Louisiana Graduate Schools$12,590$18,660
Public$9,834$18,915
Private$18,393
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $15,696 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at LSUS.
On-campus living costs are increased by 12.81% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $15,938. Off-campus living costs are increased by 5.40% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2018-2019--$9,430$4,880
2019-2020--$9,656$5,130
2020-2021$8,744$5,160$9,777$5,160
2021-2022$8,783$4,290$9,932$5,190
2022-2023$10,226$4,521$10,468$5,470
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $344 at Louisiana State University-Shreveport. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2018-2019$1,103
2019-2020$1,103
2020-2021$344
2021-2022$344
2022-2023$344

Graduate Programs at LSUS

Louisiana State University-Shreveport offers 18 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 3,512 students have completed their study at Louisiana State University-Shreveport.
Offered Degrees at Louisiana State University-Shreveport
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree1263,501
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship119
Post Bachelor's Degree400
Post Master's Degree102
Total1873,512
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Louisiana State University-Shreveport by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Educational Psychology program with 2 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 2,512 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Organizational Leadership program with 9 completers.
Louisiana State University-Shreveport offers 18 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 3,512 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 3,501 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 2 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences4-
Information Science/Studies1-
Education [+] (2 completers) 421 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction226-
Educational Leadership and Administration195-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] 1 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies1-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 11 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences11-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] --
Kinesiology and Exercise Science--
Psychology [+] 13 completers-
Counseling Psychology13-
Human Services [+] (1 completers) 101 completers-
Community Organization and Advocacy101-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 437 completers-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management411$51,400
Public Health26-
Business [+] 2,512 completers-
Business Administration and Management2,512-
Total3,501
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business [+] 9 completers-
Organizational Leadership9-
Total9
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education --
Total-
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology --
Total2

Graduate Student Population at LSUS

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 6,256 students enrolled into Louisiana State University-Shreveport graduate schools where it has total 8,721 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,483 full-time and 4,773 part-time graduate students. By gender, 2,403 male and 3,853 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total6,2562,4033,853
Full-time1,483514969
Part-tme4,7731,8892,884
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 3,634 White (58.09%), 1,498 Black/African American (23.95%), 31 Hispanic (0.50%), 279 Asian (4.46%), and 814 students with other races. 258 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total6,2562,4033,853
American Indian/Native American491435
Asian279135144
Black/African American1,4983931,105
Hispanic311417
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander19514
White3,6341,4772,157
Two More22687139
Un-Known262130132
Non-resident Alien258148110
Louisiana State University-Shreveport offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 6,101 graduate students (97.52% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 33 graduate students (0.53% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total6,256
Enrolled Online Exclusively6,101
Enrolled Some Online Courses33
Not in Online Courses122

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