Graduates earn 1,317 degrees, certificates from Louisiana State University-Shreveport


About 48.4 percent of the 1,317 degrees and certificates handed out by Louisiana State University-Shreveport in 2017-18 were to students in business, management, marketing, and related support services 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 552 master's degrees and 81 bachelor's degrees in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs.

But the single most popular program was for a master's degree in general business administration and management. Data shows the school gave out 552 master's degrees in general business administration and management, followed by 187 master's degrees in health/health care administration/management and 71 master's degrees in curriculum and instruction.

The university enrolled 5,996 students for 2017-18, including 2,638 in undergraduate programs and 3,358 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Business Administration and Management, General
42
552
-
594
Accounting
23
-
-
23
Finance, General
8
-
-
8
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
8
-
-
8
Organizational Leadership
-
4
-
4
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
81
556
-
637
48.4
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
-
187
-
187
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
45
-
-
45
Public Health, General
-
11
-
11
Health Professions and Related Programs total
45
198
-
243
18.4
Curriculum and Instruction
-
71
-
71
Secondary Education and Teaching
10
-
-
10
Elementary Education and Teaching
9
-
-
9
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
8
-
-
8
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
-
7
-
7
Social Studies Teacher Education
1
-
-
1
Art Teacher Education
1
-
-
1
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist
-
-
-
-
Special Education and Teaching, General
-
-
-
-
Spanish Language Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
French Language Teacher Education
-
-
-
-
Education total
29
78
-
107
8.1
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
36
23
-
59
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other
-
-
-
-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
36
23
-
59
4.5
General Studies
54
-
-
54
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
-
4
-
4
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
54
4
-
58
4.4
Psychology, General
38
-
-
38
Counseling Psychology
-
9
-
9
Educational Psychology
-
-
4
4
Psychology total
38
9
4
51
3.9
Computer Science
30
-
-
30
Information Science/Studies
-
12
-
12
Computer and Information Sciences, General
-
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
30
12
-
42
3.2
Community Organization and Advocacy
-
35
-
35
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
-
35
-
35
2.7
Digital Arts
23
-
-
23
Fine/Studio Arts, General
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
23
-
-
23
1.8
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
14
-
-
14
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
14
-
-
14
1.1
Chemistry, General
10
-
-
10
Physical Sciences total
10
-
-
10
0.8
Mass Communication/Media Studies
9
-
-
9
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
9
-
-
9
0.7
Sociology
9
-
-
9
Political Science and Government, General
-
-
-
-
Social Sciences total
9
-
-
9
0.7
English Language and Literature, General
7
-
-
7
English Language and Literature/Letters total
7
-
-
7
0.5
Mathematics, Other
7
-
-
7
Mathematics and Statistics total
7
-
-
7
0.5
History, General
6
-
-
6
History total
6
-
-
6
0.5
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
-
-
-
-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
-
-
-
-
-

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