Louisiana College

Louisiana College is a private, Baptist, coeducational college of liberal arts and sciences with selected professional programs. The campus is located in the Alexandria-Pineville area of central Louisiana. Louisiana College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, baccalaureate, and masters degree. Separate accreditation for specific programs has been awarded by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs, Louisiana State Department of Education, Council on Social Work Education, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education and the Louisiana State Board of Nursing. The college is located on an 85-acre campus with a total of twenty-five academic and residential buildings. Most of the students at Louisiana College come from Central Louisiana, but many states and several foreign countries are represented in the current student body. The faculty and staff of Louisiana College genuinely care for the students. Their primary concern is to enhance student learning and to encourage the students Christian growth. The college was chartered in 1906 as a non-profit corporation with the object "to own, operate and conduct a Baptist college, to foster Christian education." It is governed by a Board of Trustees which is chosen by the Louisiana Baptist Convention. The mission of Louisiana College is to provide liberal arts, professional, and graduate programs characterized by devotion to the preeminence of the Lord Jesus, allegiance to the authority of the Holy Scriptures, dedication to academic excellence for the glory of God, and commitment to change the world for Christ by the power of the Holy Spirit.

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Private, Coed 1906 Southern Baptist Semester $34.6 million + 1140 College Drive, Pineville, LA 71359 (318) 487-7000
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36 100.0 Louisiana Pineville 197