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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:  2,820 (921 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:  3 to 1
Admissionscatalog.lsuhsc.edu
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Financial Aidwww.lsuhsc.edu/FinancialAid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.lsuhsc.edu/tuition/
Tuition Policies for Servicemembers and Veteranswww.lsuhsc.edu/registrar/veterans.aspx
Disability Serviceswww.lsuhsc.edu/administration/academic/ods/
Athletic Graduation Rates
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
Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty and graduate assistants by primary function, Fall 2019Full timePart time
Total faculty869222
Instructional752214
Research and public service1178
Total graduate assistants-99
Instructional-1
Research-98
Average tuition and fees for academic year2019-2020
Undergraduate student tuition and fees
In-state tuition$7,020
In-state fees$3,356
Out-of-state tuition$15,495
In-state fees$3,356
Graduate student tuition and fees
In-state tuition$11,835
In-state fees$1,254
Out-of-state tuition$24,108
Out-of-state fees$1,254
Alternative Tuition Plans
  • No alternative tuition plans are offered by this institution.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid1494$2,760,300$5,588
Pell grants176$774,536$4,401
Federal student loans404$3,523,247$8,721
  • 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 2018-2019, therefore net price information was not reported.
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Fall 2019
Total enrollment2,820
Undergraduate enrollment921
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment218
Graduate enrollment1,899
Undergraduate Attendance StatusUndergraduate Student Gender
Undergraduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 90%
Part-time: 10%Undergraduate Student Gender:
Male: 15%
Female: 85%
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0%
Asian: 5%
Black or African American: 11%
Hispanic/Latino: 7%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 75%
Two or more races: 2%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Non-resident alien: 0%
Undergraduate Student Age
Undergraduate Student Age:
24 and under: 71%
25 and over: 29%
Age unknown: 0%
Graduate Attendance Status
Graduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 95%
Part-time: 5%
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 (2019-2020): $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.
  • Alternative measures of student success are reported by degree-granting institutions to describe the outcomes of degree/certificate-seeking undergraduate students who are not only first-time, full-time students, but also part-time attending and non-first-time (transfer-in) students. These measures are also reported for students receiving Pell grants and those students that do not receive Pell grants. These measures provide the 8-year award-completion rates by award level (certificates, associate's and bachelor degrees) after entering an institution. For students who did not earn any undergraduate award after 8-years of entry, the enrollment statuses are reported as either still enrolled at the institution, or subsequently transferred out of the institution. Unlike the Graduation Rates data, all reporting institutions must report on their transfer outs regardless if the institution has a mission that provides substantial transfer preparation.
FULL-TIME, NON-FIRST-TIME DEGREE/CERTIFICATE-SEEKING UNDERGRADUATES WHO ENTERED IN 2011-12
Award and enrollment rate:
[All students]
Received an Associate's degree: 2%
Received a Bachelor's degree: 81%
Enrolled at same institution: 0%
Enrolled at different institution: 10%
[Pell]
Received an Associate's degree: 5%
Received a Bachelor's degree: 75%
Enrolled at same institution: 0%
Enrolled at different institution: 7%
[Non-Pell]
Received an Associate's degree: 2%
Received a Bachelor's degree: 83%
Enrolled at same institution: 0%
Enrolled at different institution: 10%
PART-TIME, NON-FIRST-TIME DEGREE/CERTIFICATE-SEEKING UNDERGRADUATES WHO ENTERED IN 2011-12
Award and enrollment rate:
[All students]
Received an Associate's degree: 0%
Received a Bachelor's degree: 83%
Enrolled at same institution: 0%
Enrolled at different institution: 13%
[Pell]
Received an Associate's degree: 0%
Received a Bachelor's degree: 85%
Enrolled at same institution: 0%
Enrolled at different institution: 11%
[Non-Pell]
Received an Associate's degree: 0%
Received a Bachelor's degree: 82%
Enrolled at same institution: 0%
Enrolled at different institution: 14%
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2018-2019
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---4
Biomedical Sciences, General--3-
Biostatistics--23
Epidemiology---3
Human/Medical Genetics---1
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology---1
Neuroscience---1
Pharmacology---5
Physiology, General---2
Category total--520
Health Professions and Related Programs
Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences, Other--2-
Audiology/Audiologist---12
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist--19-
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist-15--
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist-25--
Community Health and Preventive Medicine---2
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist-37--
Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician2---
Dentistry---59
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing--0-
Medicine---189
Nurse Anesthetist---0
Nursing Practice---71
Nursing Science---0
Occupational Therapy/Therapist--33-
Physical Therapy/Therapist---36
Physician Assistant--30-
Public Health, General-034-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse-2461-
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor--6-
Category total2323125369
Grand total2323130389
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, 2018-2019
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: 17
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: 38
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: 0
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - graduates: 0
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: $4,320
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: $11,855
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
AccreditorStatusNext Review Date
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on CollegesAccredited since ((!)07/01/1931)12/09/2025
Programmatic Accreditation
Accreditor / ProgramStatusNext Review Date
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
Dental Hygiene (DH)Accredited since (12/10/1971)12/31/2024
Dental Laboratory Technology (DT)Accredited since ((!)05/01/1971)12/31/2024
EndodonticsAccredited since (05/05/1977)12/31/2024
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)Accredited since (12/08/1966)12/31/2023
Orthodontics & Dentofacial OrthopedicsAccredited since (05/12/1972)12/31/2024
Pediatric DentistryAccredited since (12/15/1972)12/31/2024
PeriodonticsAccredited since (12/15/1972)12/31/2024
Prosthodontics (including maxillofacial prosthetics and combined prosthodontics/maxillofacial prosthetics)Accredited since (12/15/1972)12/31/2024
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's DegreeAccredited since ((!)07/01/1976)07/31/2030
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapistAccredited since (06/15/1973)06/30/2029
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Audiology (AUD) - Graduate degree programsAccredited (04/01/1980 - 12/31/2006)
Clinical doctoral program in AudiologyAccredited since (08/01/2003)02/01/2025
Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programsAccredited since (04/01/1980)02/01/2025
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levelsAccredited since (04/22/2014)12/31/2028
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levelsAccredited since (03/24/1998)12/31/2028
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levelsAccredited since (03/24/1998)12/31/2028
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 levelsAccredited since ((!)01/01/1954)05/31/2023
Council on Education for Public Health
Public Health (PHBG) - Baccalaureate and Graduate level school of public healthAccredited since (09/21/2013)07/01/2026
Public Health (PHG) - Graduate level school of public healthAccredited (09/21/2013 - 03/02/2019)
Public Health Programs (PHPG) - Graduate level program offered outside a school of public healthAccredited (05/30/2003 - 06/24/2007)
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degreeAccredited since (07/01/1942)06/30/2026
Internship/Residency
Accreditor / Program / DepartmentStatusNext Review Date
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
Post Doctoral - Advanced dental education programs (advanced education in general dentistry and general practice residency) General Practice Residency 12 Months with Optional 2nd YearAccredited since (07/25/2006)12/31/2022
Predoctoral Louisiana State University School of Dentistry Predoctoral InternshipAccredited since (05/26/1967)12/31/2024
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs LSUHSC School of MedicineAccredited since (07/29/1994)12/31/2028
  • (!) Estimated date
On-Campus
Criminal Offenses201520162017
a. Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
b. Negligent manslaughter000
c. Rape000
d. Fondling000
e. Incest000
f. Statutory Rape000
g. Robbery010
h. Aggravated assault000
i. Burglary469
j. Motor vehicle theft010
k. Arson000
VAWA Offenses201520162017
a. Domestic violence000
b. Dating violence000
c. Stalking124
Arrests201520162017
a. Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
b. Drug abuse violations000
c. Liquor law violations000
Disciplinary Actions201520162017
a. Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
b. Drug abuse violations000
c. Liquor law violations000
On-Campus Student Housing Facilities
  • On-campus Student Housing Facilities statistics are a subset of On-Campus statistics.
Criminal Offenses201520162017
a. Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
b. Negligent manslaughter000
c. Rape000
d. Fondling000
e. Incest000
f. Statutory Rape000
g. Robbery000
h. Aggravated assault000
i. Burglary000
j. Motor vehicle theft000
k. Arson000
VAWA Offenses201520162017
a. Domestic violence000
b. Dating violence000
c. Stalking100
Arrests201520162017
a. Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
b. Drug abuse violations000
c. Liquor law violations000
Disciplinary Actions201520162017
a. Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
b. Drug abuse violations000
c. Liquor law violations000
  • 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.
  • The crime statistics displayed only includes On-Campus data associated with the main campus as listed on College Navigator. For statistics associated with each campus location, off campus data, and for additional information covering Hate Crimes, and Fire statistics see https://ope.ed.gov/campussafety.
  • The On-Campus data do not include incidents that: (a) took place on public property, including thoroughfares, streets, sidewalks, and parking facilities, that is within the campus, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus; (b) took place on any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) took place on any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students, and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year201720162015
Default rate1.1%1.6%0.4%
Number in default8123
Number in repayment707732686
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)