Top Business School
In 2018, Eduniversal ranked the E. J. Ourso College of Business 20th in its 3 Palmes category of "Excellent Business Schools." The organization also ranked the Master of Public Administration (No. 40) and Master of Science in Finance (No. 34) programs in the top 40 of its 2018 Best Masters Rankings among public colleges and universities.
Top 50 Public MBA Program
U.S. News & World Report ranked the Flores MBA Program 44 among public institutions and 83 overall in its 2019 edition of "America's Best Graduate Schools - Business Schools."
Best Online MBA Programs
U.S. News & World Report released its 2019 Best Online MBA Program rankings, placing the LSU Online Flores MBA Program T-38 among public colleges and universities and T-41 overall on its list of 267 ranked programs.
Best Public Affairs Programs
U.S. News & World Report released its 2019 Best Public Affairs Program rankings, placing the MPA program at 69 among public universities and 83 overall.
Nineteen internal auditing students from LSU have earned the highest student score on the international Certified Internal Auditor Exam in the last 29 years.
Best Business Schools
The Princeton Review named the E. J. Ourso College of Business' Flores MBA Program one of the top 252 on-campus MBA programs in the country for 2019.
In 2016, the University Herald named the Flores MBA Program as top 5 in the U.S. for sending the most graduates to their dream jobs.
Top 30 Public MBA Program
Forbes.com ranked the Flores MBA Program 29th among public institutions for return on investment in September 2015.