Times Higher Education and World University Rankings have identified Louisiana Tech University as one of 20 universities in the world that are poised to “challenge the elite universities” and become globally renowned by the year 2030.
A.E. Phillips Laboratory School at Louisiana Tech has been named Louisiana’s top elementary school by StartClass, an education research site powered by Graphiq – an international technology company that delivers insights from worldwide data.
Digital art and biological sciences faculty at Louisiana Tech are creating opportunities for students to use their artistic talents to showcase science and research through Louisiana Tech’s New Frontiers in Biomedical Research lecture series. (Artwork by Almira Bradford.)
The School of Design at Louisiana Tech has partnered with MedCamps, to build the “Hero’s Launch” – a fully-accessible canoe launch that will dramatically improve canoeing and paddle boating, and provide campers with a beacon for adventure and self-confidence.
Louisiana Tech is recognized by US News and World Report as a Tier One 'National University' and the Carnegie Foundation as a Research University/High Research Activity.
Louisiana Tech has the highest graduation and retention rates, and the fastest time-to-completion for first-time baccalaureates in the University of Louisiana System.
Louisiana Tech is the highest ranked university in Louisiana in average starting salary for graduates (PayScale.com 2012-2013 College Salary Report).
Louisiana Tech's partnership with the Cyber Innovation Center has produced a national model for Cyber Discovery programs for high school students and teachers.
The Tenet Medallion is engraved with the twelve Tenets of Tech and is deposited in the Lady of the Mist by first-year students during Freshman Convocation. It is returned to them upon their graduation.
A local writer, artist and entertainer goes from Tech to graduate work at the No. 1 film school in the country.
In only seven years, he's helped transform his company from three guys working in an apartment to 150 employees handling billions of dollars annually.
Tech's marketing program is time-consuming for would-be grads of the doctoral program, but supportive Tech faculty was there - even before she joined the program - and all the way through some difficult research.