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In the Tech Family, we embrace challenge and create innovative solutions. You’re more than a number here.

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One source of our University’s strength is its diversity. Contrasts create learning experiences beyond the classroom, and our students have the opportunity to engage in high-impact learning practices such as study abroad. Our students come to Ruston from 47 states and 64 foreign countries. Partnerships with large and small companies enrich students’ learning experiences and increase their chances of finding great jobs in Louisiana and beyond.

Meet our campus community

Student Feature

Matthew Barker

Senior – Finance – from Bossier City

Faculty Feature

Dr. Bill McCumber

Assistant Professor, Finance
JPJ Investments Endowed Professor

Alumni Feature

Taylor McCoy

2018 – BS Finance, Analyst of liquids volume control at Enterprise Products

Latest News

Parkinson’s Foundation awards Hood with nursing faculty grant

The Parkinson’s Foundation announced that it has awarded its first-ever Parkinson’s Foundation Nurse Faculty Award to four nurses, awarding a total of $30,000. The nurses, all graduates of the Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Scholars...

Singer and colleague find lost works by Pulitzer-winning poet

Two years ago, Louisiana Tech assistant professor of English Dr. Erin Singer and a colleague at the University of Idaho, Zachary Turpin, discovered unpublished work by Pulitzer Prize winner Anne Sexton. Now 44 years after the poet’s death —...

Dr. Bill McCumber

What do Wall Street, CrossFit and Vikings have in common? If you guessed Dr. Bill McCumber, you would be correct. The JPJ Investments Endowed Professor of Finance and assistant professor joined the Louisiana Tech University faculty in 2013,...

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Quickly rising in world rankings and has an opportunity to become globally renowned in the next 10 to 20 years.

No. 5 in list of nation’s Best Public Universities for Return on Investment.

Among the top higher education institutions in the nation for ROI and what students get from their education.

Academic Excellence

Our studios, labs, and classrooms are places of innovation, where students work side-by-side with faculty members to achieve excellence.

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Our campus community creates a family for students where they won’t be considered just a number. 

Research Enterprise

The Research Enterprise at Tech is the epicenter of creative exploration and discovery in health, energy, infrastructure, cyber, business, technology, and the arts.

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