Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$8,992

0% growth from 2016

2017 Enrolled Students

899

94.7% Full-Time

About

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport is a higher education institution located in Caddo Parish, LA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport were Clinical Laboratory Technologist (10 degrees awarded) and Cardiovascular Technologist (6 degrees).

In 2017, 246 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport. 60.6% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 39.4% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (208 degrees), 16 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (13 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport is $8,992, which is $-5,008 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport is $8,992, which is $-5,008 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $N/A.

In 2017, 82% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 82% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$8,992

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport was $8,992. The cost of tuition at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport is $-5,008 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

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Average Net Price

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2017 Value

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1 Year Growth

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Other Student Expenses

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Room and Board

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Books and Supplies

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

82%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

82%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

82% of undergraduate students at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 28.1% with respect to 2016, when 64% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

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0%

2016 Default Rate

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Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport was 0%, which represents 0 out of the 216 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport received N/A undergraduate applications in N/A, which represents a 0% annual growth. Out of those N/A applicants, N/A students were accepted for enrollment, representing a N/A% acceptance rate.

There were 899 students enrolled at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport in 2017, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport has an overall enrollment yield of N/A%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

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Acceptance Rate in N/A

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SAT Scores

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Submission Percentage

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Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport in N/A submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport has a total enrollment of 899 students. The full-time enrollment at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport is 851 students and the part-time enrollment is 48. This means that 94.7% of students enrolled at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport, both undergraduate and graduate, is 79% White, 6.56% Asian, 4.67% Black or African American, 3.34% Hispanic or Latino, 0.779% Two or More Races, 0.111% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.111% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (53.8%), followed by Black or African American Female (23.1%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (7.69%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (46.7%), followed by White Male (34.1%) and Asian Female (4.24%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

94.7%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport, both undergraduate and graduate, is 899 students. The full-time enrollment at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport is 851 and the part-time enrollment is 48. This means that 94.7% of students enrolled at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport are enrolled full-time compared with 71.1% at similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Retention Rate over Time

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N/A Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport was N/A%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (71%), Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport had a retention rate approximately the same as its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    710

  2. Asian

    59

  3. Black or African American

    42

The enrolled student population at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport is 79% White, 6.56% Asian, 4.67% Black or African American, 3.34% Hispanic or Latino, 0.779% Two or More Races, 0.111% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.111% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Special Focus Institutions is 44.7% White, 15.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 15.5% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 16 students (1.78%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 52 more women than men received degrees from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport. The majority of degree recipients at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport are white (208 degrees awarded). There were 16 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (13 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport is Clinical Laboratory Technologist (10 degrees awarded), followed by Cardiovascular Technologist (6 degrees) and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Health (238 degrees awarded) and Biology (8 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport are Registered nurses (1,352,813 people), Physicians (475,230 people), Pharmacists (178,256 people), Medical & health services managers (175,529 people), and Postsecondary teachers (157,454 people).

The most specialized majors at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport are Health (238 degrees awarded) and Biology (8 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport are Surgeons, Public relations specialists, Podiatrists, Physicians, and Chief executives & legislators

The most specialized majors at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport are Health (238 degrees awarded) and Biology (8 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,826,467 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (356,146 people), Offices of physicians (352,485 people), Elementary & secondary schools (336,487 people), and Outpatient care centers (257,579 people).

The most specialized majors at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport are Health (238 degrees awarded) and Biology (8 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport.

Most Common

  1. 10 degrees awarded

  2. 6 degrees awarded

  3. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

In N/A, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport was Clinical Laboratory Technologist with 10 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 97

  2. 149

In 2017, 97 degrees were awarded to men at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport, which is 0.651 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (149).

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Most Common Male Majors

In N/A, 65 degrees were awarded to men at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport in Medicine, which is 1.33 times more than the 49 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In N/A, 49 degrees were awarded to women at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport in Medicine, which is 0.754 times less than the 65 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

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100% Completion Time

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150% Completion Time

In N/A, N/A% of students graduating from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, N/A% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and N/A% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

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Highest Graduation Rate (N/A%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport is N/A and N/A (N/A% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    208 degrees awarded

  2. Asian

    13 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    10 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport is white (208 degrees awarded). There were 16 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (13 degrees).

1.22% of degree recipients (3 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    125 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    83 degrees awarded

  3. Asian Female

    7 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport is white female (125 degrees awarded). There were 1.51 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (83 degrees).

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Operations

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport has an endowment valued at nearly $175M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $4.5M (2.57%), compared to the 2.38% average return ($240k on $10.1M) across all Special Focus Institutions.

In 2017, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport had a total expenditure of $269M. Of that $269M, they spent $190M on salaries and $269M on benefits.

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport employs 19 Instructors, 10 Assistant professors, and 3 Associate professors. Most academics at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport are Female Instructors (17), Female Assistant professors(7), and Female Associate professors (3).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport are: Management, with 67 employees, Business and Financial Operations, with 43 employees, and Service with 40 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$175M

2017 Endowment

7.56%

growth from 2016

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport has an endowment valued at about $175M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport grew 7.56% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $165M higher than than the median endowment of Special Focus Institutions according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Special Focus Four-Year: Medical Schools & Centers Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $12.3M - Federal

  2. $9.47M - State

  3. $1.13M - Local

As of 2017, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport received $12.3M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $9.47M from state grants and contracts, and $1.13M from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

Expenditure values can vary depending on whether the institution is public or private, and are not available for private-for-profit schools.

$190M

Salary Expenditure

$269M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2017, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport had a total expenditure of $269M. Of that $269M, they spent $190M on salaries and $269M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

This tree map shows all of the primary expenses of Research at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport as a share of total expenditure.

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Salary Expenditure

$190M

2017 Salaries

2.39%

growth from 2016

In 2017, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport paid a median of $190M in salaries, which represents 70.5% of their overall expenditure ($269M) and a 2.39% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 5.61% decline from 2015 and a 8.45% decline from 2014.

The median for similar Special Focus Institutions is 2.59M (39.4% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$2.35M

Instructional Salaries

33

Number of Employees

In 2017, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport paid a total of $2.35M to 33 employees working as instructors, which represents 1.24% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $17.5M (13.8%) for similar Special Focus Four-Year: Medical Schools & Centers.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructor

Most Common Instructor

19 Employees

Management

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

67 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport were Instructor with 19 employees; Assistant professor with 10 employees; and Assistant professor with 3 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport were Management with 67 employees; Business and Financial Operations with 43 employees; and Service with 40 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Instructor

  2. Female Assistant professor

  3. Female Associate professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport was Female Instructor with 17 employees, Female Assistant professor with 7 employees, and Female Associate professor with 3 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport.

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