Undergraduate Programs

For international students, the move from high school in your home country to a university in the United States presents many challenges: a new language, new ways of learning and a new home.

LSU Global eases this transition by combining credit-bearing courses from the first year of your degree with additional academic support, instruction and cultural experiences.

Flexibility

Flexibility

In the U.S., you can choose which degree you pursue and customize your curriculum to best fit your goals, while still receiving a well-rounded foundation of general education courses.

Dedicated
Support

Dedicated
Support

Make your transition easy with academic, career and personal support from trained advisors. We’ll even pick you up when you arrive at the airport.

Small
Class Sizes

Small
Class Sizes

Receive more individual attention and customized support with fewer students in your classes. Some of your courses are exclusively for international students like you.

American
Cultural Experiences

American
Cultural Experiences

Get to know your new home by going to fun events such as crawfish boils, Mardi Gras balls and LSU football tailgating parties, to name a few.

Introduction
to College Study

Introduction
to College Study

Gain the knowledge you need for daily life at LSU and the learning skills required in U.S. classrooms with this beneficial freshman course.

Professional
Development

Professional
Development

Give your career a head start with the Career Accelerator. This two-year program enhances professional skills and offers access to internships for invaluable experience.

Speed up your future career

As an LSU Global student, you experience more than academic, language and cultural growth. You also gain valuable professional skills that prepare you for a long, rewarding career.

With the Career Accelerator, you'll receive:

  • Two years of professional development and career guidance
  • Skills-based training to prepare for experiential internships in your junior year
  • Unique workshops, real-world experiences and cross-cultural group work

Pick the track that leads to your future

The Career Accelerator offers five tracks, so you can focus on what’s most helpful for your professional future.

College-to-Career

College-to-Career

For students pursuing an internship (or co-op) experience during their college years and/or seeking general preparation for their postgraduate job search

Advanced
Degree Preparation

Advanced
Degree Preparation

For students who intend to directly pursue a master’s or doctorate degree

Sponsored
Business Development

Sponsored
Business Development

For students participating in a corporate scholarship program with activities customized to the sponsoring company and/or industry

Family
Business Development

Family
Business Development

For students pursuing a degree to assist with the strengthening and expansion of a family-owned business

Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship

For students intending to start, own, run and manage their own business after graduation

Admissions

LSU offers a simple, streamlined admissions process for international students. Our admissions process includes a variety of outcomes designed to ensure your success inside and outside of the classroom. The admissions outcome that is best for you will depend on your academic qualifications, English-language level and personal preferences.

Get Started

LSU offers more than 235 fields of study in 10 colleges and schools to provide opportunities for students of all interests and career plans. Which major would you like to pursue?

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