Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center: Narrative Description
LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER J-11
433 Bolivar St.
New Orleans, LA 70112-2223
Web Site: http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/
State-supported, university, coed. Part of Louisiana State University System. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees. Founded 1931. Setting: 80-acre urban campus with easy access to New Orleans. Endowment: $56.2 million. Research spending 2003-04: $83.8 million. Total enrollment: 2,240. Faculty: 1,380 (1,242 full-time, 138 part-time). Full-time: 585 students, 87% women, 13% men. Part-time: 57 students, 79% women, 21% men. Students come from 4 states and territories, 0.1% from out-of-state, 0.5% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 12% black, 8% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.5% international, 31% 25 or older, 11% live on campus. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: health professions and related sciences. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads.
Costs Per Year:
Application fee: $50. State resident tuition: $4392 full-time. Nonresident tuition: $7517 full-time. Full-time tuition varies according to program. College room only: $2916. Room charges vary according to housing facility. Tuition costs vary by programs.
Orientation program. Choral group. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. 480 college housing spaces available; 73 were occupied in 2003-04. No special consideration for freshman housing applicants. Option: coed housing available. John P. Ische Library plus 2 others with 232,617 books, 2,359 serials, 3,200 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending 2003-04: $2.6 million. 100 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.
"Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center: Narrative Description." College Blue Book. . Encyclopedia.com. 26 Sep. 2018 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.
"Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center: Narrative Description." College Blue Book. . Encyclopedia.com. (September 26, 2018). http://www.encyclopedia.com/education/news-and-education-magazines/louisiana-state-university-health-sciences-center-narrative-description-0
"Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center: Narrative Description." College Blue Book. . Retrieved September 26, 2018 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/education/news-and-education-magazines/louisiana-state-university-health-sciences-center-narrative-description-0
Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).
Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.
Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:
Modern Language Association
The Chicago Manual of Style
American Psychological Association
- Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
- In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.