Meet LC

"Founded in 1906, Louisiana College is a private, Baptist coeducational college of liberal arts and sciences with selected professional programs. Built upon the principles of character and learning, the College has a tradition of outstanding academics and is the only Baptist, four-year institution in Louisiana."

Founded in 1906, Louisiana College is a Christ-centered Community committed to Academic Excellence where students are equipped for Lives of Learning, Leading, and Serving. With a vision to Prepare Graduates and Transform Lives, LC develops the intellect and maturity of students with curricular and spiritual principles characterized by three words: relevant, relational and rigorous.

Louisiana College attracts students seeking a college that will reinforce and integrate their faith in more than 70 areas of study, and students credit professors for compassion and investment in the whole student. LC was named a Top 30 Christian College by bestvalueschools.org.

The College offers financial assistance for qualified students through scholarships that can apply to its no-fee, flat-rate tuition. In fact, more than 96 percent of students receive some form of financial aid.

Life outside the classroom includes 13 men’s and women’s NAIA sports. Other opportunities to get involved include intramurals, theater, LC band, Baptist Collegiate Ministries, service learning, internships, student government, mission trips, honor societies, and numerous student clubs.

The safest and second most diverse college campus in Louisiana according to niche.com, LC has students from across the nation and the world. Upon graduation, students are ready to transform their world as a result of the distinctive Christian liberal arts education found at Louisiana College.

Frequently Asked Questions

Mission

Louisiana College is a Christ-centered community committed to Academic Excellence where students are equipped for Lives of Learning, Leading, and Serving.

Heritage

Founded in 1906, Louisiana College is a private, Baptist coeducational college of liberal arts and sciences with selected professional programs. Built upon the principles of character and learning, the College has a tradition of outstanding academics and is the only Baptist, four-year institution in Louisiana.

Goals

Louisiana College prepares students to be leaders of tomorrow. Our faculty and staff join you on your college journey and help you connect your passion and purpose. You’ll learn to think critically, problem-solve, and use analytical reasoning – skills that are highly valued in today’s job market. Rooted in Christ, the Louisiana College community is committed to academic excellence and equipping students for lives of learning, leading, and serving.

Core Values

Faith

Biblical faith informs our learning, motivates us to excellence, and focuses our dependence upon God.

Integrity

Truth, honesty, and transparency provide the underpinnings that inform the breadth of Louisiana College's Endeavors.

Learning

Authentic learning must expand the mind and deepen the soul.

Service

The most effective education results in service to others.

Community

The synergy among professor and students leads to the path of discovery.

Strategic Themes

Integration of Faith and Learning

Academic Excellence

Student Development

Resource Development

Stewardship

Technology

Guiding Principle

The guiding principle 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.