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Top Business Program

In 2020, Eduniversal ranked the E. J. Ourso College of Business 1st in its 3 Palmes category of "Excellent Business Schools."

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Top Masters of Public Administration

Eduniversal ranked the Master of Public Administration No. 37 overall and 24 among public institutions in North America on its 2021 Best Masters- Public Administration/Management ranking.

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Flores MBA

In 2021, Eduniversal ranked the full-time MBA program No. 28 among public universities and 49 overall in North America.

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Undergraduate Business Programs

U.S. News & World Report ranked the E. J. Ourso College of Business Program 49 among public institutions and T-84 overall in its 2022 edition of "America's Best Colleges"


Top Undergraduate Accounting Programs

U.S. News & World Report ranked the E. J. Ourso College of Business Program 24 among public institutions and 52 overall in its 2019 edition of "America's Best Colleges"

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Top 40 Public MBA Programs

U.S. News & World Report ranked the Flores MBA Program 34 among public institutions and T-68 overall in its 2022 edition of "Best Graduate Schools - Business Schools," out of 143 ranked programs.

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Best Online MBA Programs

U.S. News & World Report released its 2020 Best Online MBA Program rankings, placing the LSU Online Flores MBA Program 51 among public colleges and universities and 66 overall, maintaining a top 20 percent ranking among online MBA programs.

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Best Public Affairs Programs

U.S. News & World Report released its 2022 Best Public Affairs Program rankings, placing the MPA program at 53 amount public programs and 73 overall out of the top 284 schools.

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Highest Score

The Princeton Review named the E. J. Ourso College of Business' Flores MBA Program one of the top 244 on-campus MBA programs in the country for 2021.

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MS Analytics Named Top Program

In 2019, the University Herald named the MS Analytics program among th ebest for Data Science and Business Analytics.

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Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber of Commerce compiled the definitive ranking of the best business schools in the United States based of seven variables: proportion of business students to the general student population, graduation rate, student-to-faculty ratio, in-state tuition, out-of-state tuition, number of business programs available, and enrollment figures. The Flores MBA Program was ranked 42 overall.

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College Consensus

Best Accredited Colleges ranked the E. J. Ourso College of Business accounting program 45 on its 2021 Best Master's Degree Programs in Accounting list. values schools that offer a high-quality education with compelling value that also remain accessible to a wide range of students. Its objective ranking methodology considers accessibility, affordability, quality of education, and return on investment.

Poets & Quants

Poets & Quants, a popular provider of information on business programs around the world, ranked the Flores Online MBA Program 24 on its Best Online MBA Programs for 2022, which is 13 spots higher than last year. The Flores Online MBA Program was also only one of four SEC schools included in the ranking and the only Louisiana-based program that made the list.

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College Consensus

College Consensus, a unique college review aggregator, ranked LSU’s Flores MBA Program 14 on its Best No-GMAT MBA Programs 2022 ranking. Inclusion on this list tells prospective students that the Flores MBA Program is not only a top Consensus-ranked school, but it also recognizes the changing needs of students today.

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