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 >>

Constitutional Authority

The Constitution of 1974 vests in the Board of Regents the responsibility to approve, disapprove or modify all existing and proposed degree programs and administrative units in Louisiana's public colleges and universities.  Additionally, existing degree programs, departments of instruction, divisions, or similar subdivisions may also be revised or eliminated by the Regents.

Relevant passages from the 1974 Constitution

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