Louisiana Tech University: Distance Learning Programs
LOUISIANA TECH UNIVERSITY
Center for Instructional Technology and Distance Learning
Louisiana Tech University was founded in 1894. It is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. It first offered distance learning courses in 1998. In fall 2003, there were 606 students enrolled in distance learning courses. Institutionally administered financial aid is available to distance learners.
Services Distance learners have accessibility to academic advising, bookstore, campus computer network, e-mail services, library services.
Contact Mr. David R. Cargill, Director of Center for Instructional Technology and Distance Learning, Louisiana Tech University, PO Box 10408, Ruston, LA 71272. Telephone: 318-257-2912. Fax: 318-257-2731. E-mail: [email protected]
DEGREES AND AWARDS
Programs offered do not lead to a degree or other formal award.
COURSE SUBJECT AREAS OFFERED OUTSIDE OF DEGREE PROGRAMS
Undergraduate— architecture; biological sciences/life sciences, other; consumer and homemaking education; economics; education administration and supervision; English technical and business writing; forestry and related sciences; health professions and related sciences, other; journalism and mass communications; mathematics; political science and government.
Graduate— bioengineering and biomedical engineering; education administration and supervision; English language and literature, general; family and community studies; foods and nutrition studies; history.
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