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To get ahead in your career, you’ll need a solid base of core knowledge. LSU Alexandria offers the online Associate of Science degree that will help you get what you need. Offered 100% online, this program allows students to gain a broad foundation that will help advance their career path or move them closer to their academic goals.
The program can be finished in two years and provides students an understanding of the scientific method and points of good experimental design. This program equips graduates with the qualifications needed to become an engineer technician, diagnostic medical sonographer, computer network support specialist, web developer, physical therapy assistant, or dental hygienist.
When you join LSU Online, you join a family that makes sure that your needs are met. You will have a dedicated Student Success Coach assigned to you from the application process to graduation They are here to offer support along the way so that you can focus on performance in your classes.
LSUA's online programs provide you the opportunity to synchronously interact with instructors (in real-time) via video conferencing and other technologies in a flexible format that fits your busy schedule. These sessions also allow engagement with course content and build a community among our online students.
LSU Online offers flexible and affordable programs, with some of the lowest tuition rates in the state.
LSUA ranked #3 on Best-Universities.net's list of the Most Affordable Online Bachelor's Degrees for 2022.
Students enrolled in this program are eligible for membership in the Omega Nu Lambda (ONL) Honor Society. Created to recognize the academic excellence of online students, ONL provides access to exclusive networking opportunities, scholarships, and a lifelong community of like-minded achievers. Enrich your college experience and connect with peers globally through Omega Nu Lambda!
Total credit hours per program: 60 credit hours
Cost per credit hour: $325
Total cost with fees and maximum amount of credits allowed to transfer into the program: $4,875
Total cost with fees: $19,500
The final cost of this program will be determined once all transfer credits are evaluated. Transfer credits may apply for up to 75% of degree requirements. Your academic advisor will work with you to determine if and how any prior college credits earned will apply toward your LSUA degree.
For further information about the approval for transfer credits and other requirements, please visit this site.
The total cost above does not include transfer credit or financial aid. Cost per credit hour and fees are subject to change. Fee schedules may vary by program depending on course-specific fees for proctoring and/or books. Please contact a Student Success Coach for more information.
General Education Courses
General Education Electives
Note: Course substitutions will be considered. There are often multiple ways to complete degree requirements.
For university acceptance, first-time freshman must meet the following criteria:
Transfer students to LSUA must meet one of the following sets of criteria:
Students enrolled in the online Associate of Science program will gain the foundation needed to meet the requirements for bachelor’s degree programs in fields such as computer science, geology, mathematics, agriculture, engineering, and allied health fields.
Student Learning Outcomes
An associate degree in science can help you begin your career in an entry-level position or start you on your way to earning a bachelor’s degree. When you choose to earn your Associate of Science with LSUA, you will have the chance to build your resume with a top-ranked degree and connect with a global alumni network. We boast one of the most affordable tuition rates in the state, so you can earn your degree without going into debt. Our comprehensive transfer credit policy also allows you to make the most of your previous education.
Take the first step forward by completing the form and our enrollment team will contact you soon to discuss: