Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Graduates earn 246 degrees from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport

About 96.8 percent of the 246 degrees and certificates handed out by the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs programs, making them the most popular programs


About 96.8 percent of the 246 degrees and certificates handed out by the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

The agency's National Center for Education Statistics shows the public institution in Shreveport conferred 149 doctor's degrees and 73 master's degrees in Health Professions and Related Programs programs.

But the single most popular program was for a doctor's degree in Medicine. Data shows the school gave out 114 doctor's degrees in Medicine, followed by 36 master's degrees in Physician Assistant and 35 doctor's degrees in Physical Therapy/Therapist.

The university enrolled 874 students for 2016-17, including 28 in undergraduate programs and 846 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2016-17
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Medicine
-
114
114
Physician Assistant
-
36
36
Physical Therapy/Therapist
-
35
35
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
-
24
24
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
-
13
13
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
10
-
10
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist
6
-
6
Public Health, General
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
16
222
238
96.8
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
-
3
3
Biomedical Sciences, General
-
2
2
Pharmacology
-
2
2
Biochemistry
-
1
1
Physiology, General
-
-
-
Anatomy
-
-
-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
-
8
8
3.2

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