LSU Shreveport is in Shreveport, LA. Shreveport is a medium-sized city. The school is a public institution. LSU Shreveport issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Doctoral degree.
Fields of study in vogue at the school include medicine, therapy and counseling.
Not all applicants to LSU Shreveport are accepted.
The most successful professors at the school are given tenure, encouraging them to stay with the school for a long time.
Approximately 800 students study at LSU Shreveport (in 2007-2008).
More complete details are provided below.
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Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport
1501 Kings Hwy
Shreveport , LA 71103
General Phone: (318) 675-5408
|General Category||Degrees||Most Common Majors [see all]|
|Medicine||97||medicine, public health|
|Medical Support and Technology||69||health service and sciences, audiology and speech pathology, cardiovascular tech, physician assistant, clinical lab tech|
|Therapy and Counseling||31||physical therapy|
|Science||20||biochemistry, anatomy, bacteriology, physiology, pharmacology|
|Nutrition and Exercise Therapy||15||occupational therapy|
Number of programs and degrees for LSU Shreveport in 2008-2009:
In 2007-2008, LSU Shreveport had a total enrollment of 800 students (391 full-time equivalent).
Students By Class:
Students by Age:
The school does not offer campus housing.
The school does not offer students a meal plan.
|Years of College Work Before Admittance||recommended|
Expenses and Financial Aid:
LSU Shreveport participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 806700)
LSU Shreveport has a tenure system for faculty.
Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):
|Full-Time Faculty Level||Men||Women|
|Non-tenured, but on tenure track||44||19|
|Non-tenured and not on tenure track||129||119|
Salaries for full-time faculty:
Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):
|Full-Time Faculty Level||Contract Length||Number Men||Avg Salary Men||Number Women||Avg Salary Women|
|Associate professor||calendar year||1||*||2||*|
|Assistant professor||calendar year||8||$69,549||8||$63,441|
|All faculty total||calendar year||12||$62,446||18||$60,238|
*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.
Medical Support And Technology
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
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What Sets LSU Shreveport Apart:
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Offers part-time study
Tenure system for quality teaching
Has hospital on campus
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