About the Universities in Louisiana
There are a number of private and public colleges and universities in Louisiana. The University of Louisiana System, founded in 1974, is one of the twenty-largest public systems of higher education in the United States. It has eight universities throughout the state, enrolling about 83,000 students. The system offers over six hundred academic degree programs. The Louisiana State University System is another major institution of higher education in the state.
Some of the major universities in Louisiana are:
Tulane University: Located in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, Tulane University is a private, non-sectarian research university. It was founded in 1834 and has grown up to become one of the most prestigious private universities in the United States. The university offers courses in tropical medicine, social work, bio-engineering, biology, computer sciences, and architecture. Scott Cowen is the president.
Louisiana State University: Established in 1860, Louisiana State University is the flagship university of Louisiana. It is one of the twenty-one universities in the United States supporting land, sea and space grant research. The university is formally called the Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College. A total of 28,871 students enroll in the university every year supported by a staff of 5,000 members. John V. Lombardi is the president. The university offers academic programs in engineering, veterinary medicine, architecture, library and information science, and social work.
Louisiana Tech University: Located in Ruston, Louisiana, Louisiana Tech University, is a coeducational public research university. It was established in 1894 as the Industrial Institute and College of Louisiana. The various courses offered by the institution include natural and applied sciences, arts, business, engineering, and liberal arts. About 11,804 students enroll in the university every year supported by an academic staff of 504 members. The president of the university is Daniel D. Reneau.
|List of Major Universities, Colleges and Schools in Louisiana|
|Herzing University New Orleans||2500 Williams Blvd Kenner LA 70062 USA|
|ITI Technical College||13944 Airline Hwy Baton Rouge LA 70817 USA|
|ITT Technical Institute - Saint Rose Campus||140 James Dr E St Rose LA 70087 USA|
|Centenary College of Louisiana: Financial Aid||2911 Centenary BoulevardShreveport, LA 71104, United States|
|Louisiana Tech University||305 Wisteria St Ruston LA 71272 USA|
|Nicholls State University||906 E 1st St Thibodaux LA 70301 USA|
|Remington College - Lafayette Campus||303 Rue Louis Xiv Lafayette LA 70508 USA|
|Southeastern Louisiana University School of Nursing||4849 Essen Ln Baton Rouge LA 70809 USA|
|Southern University and A & M College||801 Harding Blvd Baton Rouge LA 70807 USA|
|Tulane University||6823 St Charles Ave New Orleans LA 70118 USA|
|University of Louisiana Conference Center||Lafayette, LA 70503, USA|
|The University of New Orleans||2000 Lakeshore Dr New Orleans LA 70122 USA|
|University of Phoenix - Louisiana Campus||1 Galleria Blvd Metairie LA 70001 USA|
|Hurley School of Music||2911 Centenary Blvd Shreveport LA 71104 USA|
|Dillard University||2601 Gentilly Boulevard, New Orleans, LA, United States|
|Grambling State University||403 Main Street, Grambling, LA, United States|
|Louisiana College||1140 College Dr Pineville LA 71360 USA|
|Louisiana State University Shreveprt||1 University Pl Shreveport LA 71115 USA|
|Louisiana State University||Baton Rouge, LA, United States|
|Loyola University New Orleans||6363 Saint Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA, United States|
|Northwestern State University||175 Sam Sibley Drive, Natchitoches, LA, United States|
|Our Lady of Holy Cross College||4123 Woodland Dr New Orleans LA 70131 USA|
|Our Lady of the Lake College||5414 Brittany Drive, Baton Rouge, LA, United States|
|University of New Orleans||2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, LA, United States|
|University of Louisiana at Monroe||700 University Ave Monroe LA 71203 USA|