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Louisiana State University’s E. J. Ourso College of Business

Contact our general manager with any questions. Profile updated: October 2, 2019.

Contact Information

Business Education Complex Suite 1053
Nicholson Drive Extension
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
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School Data

Annual Tuition: $17,400

Acceptance Rate: 53%

Full-Time Enrollment: 44

International: 11%

Minority: 14%

Average Age: 21

Female: 45%

Male: 55%

Application Deadlines: December 3, 2018; February 4, 2019; April 1, 2019; May 15, 2019

The two-year full-time curriculum at the Ourso College of Business consists of 52 semester hours of course work. The 37-hour required core curriculum courses are logically sequenced to achieve synergies across disciplines. They provide students, many of whom do not have business undergraduate degrees, with a solid business foundation that is enhanced by the student’s courses of specialization.

Fifteen hours of electives courses are completed to pursue an MBA specialization. The MBA program currently offers specializations in 10 areas including entrepreneurship, emerging markets, supply chain management, and a customized concentration option.

Median GMAT: 600

GMAT Range (mid-80%): 530-704

Average GPA: 3.40

Acceptance Rate: 47%

Full-Time Enrollment: 158

International: 10%

Female: 32%

Minority —

African American: 5%

Asian American: 1%

Hispanic or Latino American: 0%

Mean Age: 24