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PayScale.com ranks Louisiana Tech No. 1 in state in average mid-career salaries




— Louisiana Tech also ranks No. 57 in nation among public institutions, No. 81 in research universities — Graduates with a bachelor’s degree from Louisiana Tech University earn higher average mid-career salaries than graduates from any other public or private university in the state, according to PayScale.com’s 2016-2017 College Salary Report released Tuesday. Louisiana Tech [more]

Louisiana Tech achieves record enrollment, increase in freshman class




— Freshman class tops 2,000 for fall 2016 and a nearly 55 percent increase in the past four years — Louisiana Tech University has enrolled more students this fall than at any time in its history, and has achieved a nearly 55 percent growth in first-time freshmen since fall of 2012. According to its fall [more]

Louisiana Tech earns another Tier One ranking from U.S. News & World Report




— For sixth consecutive year, Louisiana Tech is recognized among top National Universities — U.S. News & World Report has ranked Louisiana Tech University in its highest tier of “National Universities” for the sixth consecutive year, according to its 2017 Best Colleges list released Tuesday. Louisiana Tech and Louisiana State University were the only two [more]

Louisiana Tech alumni bring their Fabulous Equinox Orchestra back to Ruston




— Big-band concert experience to benefit Louisiana Tech School of the Performing Arts — Louisiana Tech University alumni Jeremy Davis and Clay Johnson are bringing their Fabulous Equinox Orchestra back to their alma mater on September 26 for an exclusive north Louisiana performance in the Howard Center for the Performing Arts on the Louisiana Tech [more]

Guice highlights Louisiana Tech achievements, strategic priorities at fall meeting




— Louisiana Tech president commends faculty, staff for success and collective focus on growth — Academic and research achievements, institutional growth and progress, and providing students with an “unparalleled and integrated educational experience” served as the theme for Louisiana Tech University President Les Guice’s presentation during the annual Fall Faculty and Staff Convocation. Guice welcomed [more]

Louisiana Tech cited among global universities that could ‘challenge the elites’ by 2030




— Study lists universities worldwide that could become next generation of renowned institutions — Times Higher Education and World University Rankings have identified Louisiana Tech University as one of 20 universities in the world and just one of nine universities in the U.S. that could “challenge the elite universities” and become globally renowned by the [more]

Louisiana Tech continues to earn national recognition for value, lowest student debt




— Latest ranking from LendEDU lists Louisiana Tech in Top 25 of nation’s public institutions — Students at Louisiana Tech University incur less average student loan debt than students attending any other four-year institution in the State of Louisiana, according to LendEDU’s “Student Loan Debt By State By School Report 2016.” LendEDU ranks Louisiana Tech [more]

Owens congratulates Louisiana Tech graduates, reminds them that ‘words matter’




“Words matter. You have to connect with people before you can communicate, persuade, understand, inform, influence and much more.” That was the message presented to 267 new Louisiana Tech University graduates by keynote speaker Dr. Reginald Owens during the school’s 317th commencement ceremony held Thursday morning at the Thomas Assembly Center. Owens, who retires at [more]

Message from President Les Guice – South LA Flood Relief




Dear Louisiana Tech Family, I call upon all members of the Louisiana Tech Family to join me in assisting our friends and families in south Louisiana who are dealing with one of the most catastrophic and devastating flood disasters on record.  This unprecedented crisis has left them without many of the most basic necessities that [more]

Owens to serve as Louisiana Tech summer commencement speaker




Dr. Reginald Owens, department head for journalism and the F. Jay Taylor Endowed Chair of Journalism at Louisiana Tech University, will serve as the keynote speaker for Louisiana Tech’s summer commencement exercises at 10:00 a.m. August 18 at the Thomas Assembly Center. Owens, who will retire at the end of August after a distinguished 19-year [more]