Why choose Louisiana
for Higher Education?

The benefits of a Louisiana higher education degree are endless! Whether choosing an Associate’s degree at one of our Community and Technical Colleges, a Bachelors, Masters, or Ph.D. at one of our four-year institutions, or even a professional degree at one of our medical or law schools your educational experience at any Louisiana public institution is guaranteed to positively impact your future. Read More >>

Library Network brings nearly 200 Professionals to Baton Rouge for Annual Conference

Baton Rouge, LA- LOUIS: The Louisiana Library Network hosted the 19th annual users conference on October 16-17, 2014 at the C.B. Pennington Jr. Conference Center. The opening session focused on the unique partnership between LOUIS, SirsiDynix, and EBSCO to build a Library Services Platform for Louisiana’s academic libraries.

Dr. Joseph C. Rallo Named New Commissioner of Higher Education

Baton Rouge, LA – Today, the Board of Regents named Dr. Joseph C. Rallo as the 8th Commissioner of Higher Education in Louisiana.

LA Regents Responds to Sexual Assault Report as Requested

Baton Rouge, LA- Growing concerns over sexual assault on university campuses have spurred legislative and fact-finding efforts at both state and national levels. On July 11, 2014, Senator J.P. Morrell made a request to the Board of Regents, in conjunction with the four system management boards, to prepare a comprehensive report detailing information pertaining to sexual assaults in our state.

Louisiana awarded $3.25 Million for Science and Engineering Collaborative Consortia

Baton Rouge, LA – Louisiana is one of six states to receive $3.25 million from the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR).

Teacher Preparation Programs in Louisiana Leading the Nation

Baton Rouge, LA - Teacher preparation programs in Louisiana have been identified as leading the nation in several areas as reported by the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) in the NCTQ Teacher Prep Review 2014 that was released today.

The Louisiana Board of Regents announces the search for the 8th Commissioner for Higer Education

Baton Rouge, LA- The Louisiana Board of Regents has officially launched its national search for the next Commissioner of Higher Education. This individual will lead the Regents’ efforts to coordinate the state’s four systems of higher education, ultimately to strengthen the educational landscape of our state.

LA Tech Student to Serve on the Board of Regents

Baton Rouge, LA- This week, student leaders from across the state gathered to elect one of their peers to serve on the Louisiana Board of Regents. Maggie Brakeville, a senior agriculture business major at LA Tech, has been elected as the new student member for 2014-2015. Brakeville is a resident of Benton, LA and has served in several leadership capacities around Tech’s campus.