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IPEDS ID: 159373
OPE ID: 00201400
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Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-New Orleans
433 Bolivar St, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112-2223
General information:  (504) 568-4808
Website:  www.lsuhsc.edu
Type:  4-year, Public
Awards offered:  Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Doctor's degree - professional practice
Campus setting:  City: Large
Campus housing:  Yes
Student population:  2,791 (877 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:  5 to 1
Admissionscatalog.lsuhsc.edu
Financial Aidwww.lsuhsc.edu/FinancialAid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.lsuhsc.edu
Tuition Policies for Servicemembers and Veteranswww.lsuhsc.edu/registrar/veterans.aspx
Carnegie Classification
Special Focus Four-Year: Medical Schools & Centers
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Special Learning Opportunities
None
Student Services
Academic/career counseling service
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty and graduate assistants by primary function, Fall 2015Full timePart time
Total faculty739221
Instructional695216
Research and public service445
Total graduate assistants-102
Instructional-0
Research-102
Average tuition and fees for academic year2015-2016
Undergraduate student tuition and fees
In-state tuition$8,956
In-state fees$1,058
Out-of-state tuition$18,940
In-state fees$1,058
Graduate student tuition and fees
In-state tuition$14,290
In-state fees$1,022
Out-of-state tuition$26,549
Out-of-state fees$1,022
Alternative Tuition Plans
  • No alternative tuition plans are offered by this institution.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2014-2015
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid149454%$2,274,686$4,605
Pell grants20823%$820,378$3,944
Federal student loans46551%$3,906,991$8,402
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid received, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
  • This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergraduate-level students in 2014-2015, therefore net price information was not reported.
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Fall 2015
Total enrollment2,791
Undergraduate enrollment877
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment205
Graduate enrollment1,914
Undergraduate Attendance StatusUndergraduate Student Gender
Undergraduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 69%
Part-time: 31%Undergraduate Student Gender:
Male: 14%
Female: 86%
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0%
Asian: 7%
Black or African American: 10%
Hispanic/Latino: 6%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 75%
Two or more races: 0%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Non-resident alien: 0%
Undergraduate Student Age
Undergraduate Student Age:
24 and under: 70%
25 and over: 30%
Age unknown: 0%
Graduate Attendance Status
Graduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 94%
Part-time: 6%
Undergraduate Distance Education StatusGraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 0%
Enrolled in some distance education: 0%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 100%Graduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 0%
Enrolled in some distance education: 0%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 100%
Undergraduate application fee (2015-2016): $50
  • This institution does not admit full-time first-time degree/certificate-seeking students, therefore admission information was not reported.
  • This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergraduate-level students in the cohort year, therefore graduation rate information was not reported.
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2014-2015
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgramAssociateBachelorMasterDoctor
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Anatomy---0
Biochemistry---2
Biomedical Sciences, General--2-
Biostatistics--40
Epidemiology---2
Human/Medical Genetics---4
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology---3
Neuroscience---5
Pharmacology---6
Physiology, General---1
Category total--623
Health Professions and Related Programs
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing--3-
Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences, Other--19-
Audiology/Audiologist---11
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist--22-
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist-17--
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist-25--
Community Health and Preventive Medicine---0
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist-37--
Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician9---
Dentistry---63
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing--31-
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing--3-
Medicine---181
Nurse Anesthetist--38-
Nursing Administration--7-
Nursing Education--2-
Nursing Practice---7
Nursing Science---2
Occupational Therapy/Therapist--28-
Physical Therapy/Therapist---33
Physician Assistant--29-
Public Health, General--41-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse-251--
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor--7-
Category total9330230297
Grand total9330236320
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Yellow Ribbon Program (officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Tuition policies specifically for Veterans and Servicemembers
Educational Benefits, 2014-2015
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: 1
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: 1
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: 0
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - graduates: 0
  • Average amounts of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution are withheld to preserve the privacy of individuals.
RETENTION RATES
RETENTION RATES FOR FIRST-TIME, DEGREE/CERTIFICATE EDUCATION BENEFIT USERS PURSUING BACHELOR'S DEGREES
RETENTION RATES FOR FIRST-TIME, DEGREE/CERTIFICATE EDUCATION BENEFIT USERS PURSUING BACHELOR'S DEGREES
Full-time students: 100%
Retention rate is the percentage of undergraduate students who began their studies in academic year 2013-14 and returned in academic year 2014-15
  • No varsity sports data reported for this institution.
Institutional Accreditation
AgencyPeriods of AccreditationStatus
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges(!)7/1/1931 -  Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / ProgramPeriods of AccreditationStatus
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)12/8/1966 -  Accredited
Dental Laboratory Technology (DT)(!)5/1/1971 -  Accredited
Dental Hygiene (DH)12/10/1971 -  Accredited
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics5/12/1972 -  Accredited
Pediatric Dentistry12/15/1972 -  Accredited
Periodontics12/15/1972 -  Accredited
Prosthodontics (including maxillofacial prosthetics and combined prosthodontics/maxillofacial prosthetics)12/15/1972 -  Accredited
Endodontics5/5/1977 -  Accredited
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs(!)7/1/1976 - 4/27/2013Accredited
Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree(!)7/1/1976 -  Accredited
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist6/15/1973 -  Accredited
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Audiology (AUD) - Graduate degree programs4/1/1980 - 12/31/2006Resigned
Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs4/1/1980 -  Accredited
Clinical doctoral program in Audiology8/1/2003 -  Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels3/24/1998 -  Accredited
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels3/24/1998 -  Accredited
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels4/22/2014 -  Accredited
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels(!)1/1/1954 -  Accredited
Council on Education for Public Health
Public Health Programs (PHPG) - Graduate level program offered outside a school of public health5/30/2003 - 6/24/2007Resigned
Public Health (PHG) - Graduate level school of public health9/21/2013 -  Accredited
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree7/1/1942 -  Accredited
Internship/Residency
Agency / Program / DepartmentPeriods of AccreditationStatus
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
Predoctoral
Louisiana State University School of Dentistry Predoctoral Internship
5/26/1967 -  Accredited
Post Doctoral - Advanced dental education programs (advanced education in general dentistry and general practice residency)
Louisiana State University School of Dentistry General Practice Residency 12 Months
7/25/2006 -  Accredited
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs
LSUHSC School of Medicine
7/29/1994 -  Accredited
  • (!) Estimated date
2014 Crime Statistics
Arrests - On-Campus201220132014
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations000
Liquor law violations000
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls !201220132014
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations000
Liquor law violations000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus201220132014
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible00
Rape0
Fondling0
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)00
Incest0
Statutory rape0
Robbery100
Aggravated assault000
Burglary1086
Motor vehicle theft001
Arson000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls !201220132014
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible00
Rape0
Fondling0
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)00
Incest0
Statutory rape0
Robbery100
Aggravated assault000
Burglary000
Motor vehicle theft000
Arson000
  • (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • As of the 2015 data collection (2014 data onwards), statistics for Sex offenses - Forcible and Sex offenses - Non-forcible are no longer collected. Rape, Fondling, Incest and Statutory rape statistics were not collected prior to the 2015 data collection.
  • These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see http://ope.ed.gov/security.
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year201320122011
Default rate1.5%0.5%0.9%
Number in default1246
Number in repayment767716654
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)