Admissions & Costs

Academic Requirements for Admission

To be admitted, students must demonstrate above-average academic ability and submit the following documentation:

  • A completed application
  • All students must submit an official copy of their original transcripts and a WES evaluation of their transcripts.
  • International students seeking admission must submit TOEFL scores. A minimum score of 500 (paper-based) or 173 (computer-based) or 60-79 (internet based) on the TOEFL is required. Students with a TOEFL of 80+ are not required to complete ESL plan.
  • A copy of your passport
  • A financial guarantee in the amount of $12,000 USD from your bank or from the bank of the person sponsoring you. The guarantee must be on bank letterhead and signed and stamped by a bank official.

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International Student Costs

Int'l Undergraduate Tuition: $8,750 for two 12-18 hour semesters. Additional hours incur additional payment.

Room: Average cost: $1,200

Board: Approximately $1,700 per year


For more information on the international student program at Louisiana College, please contact the Office of Admissions.

Louisiana College, International Student Services

Renee Melder
International Student Advisor
Admissions Counselor
Telephone: 318.487.7326
Fax: 318.487.7550

1140 College Drive
Box 546
Pineville, LA 71360 USA

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