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Research by Colleges

College of Business

The College of Administration and Business is recognized for advancing the interests of its stakeholders through instruction, research, and service that integrates business, entrepreneurship, and technology, leads to innovation in administration and business, and prepares its students to think strategically and become effective leaders.

    • Accounting
      • Taxation of Estates and Trusts
      • Timber and Taxation
      • Behavioral Accounting
      • Financial Accounting
    • Economics
      • Monetary Theory and Policy
      • Econometrics and Statistics
    • Finance
      • Financial Institutions
      • Capital Markets and Investor Behavior
Applied & Natural Sciences

The College of Applied and Natural Sciences is committed to excellence in teaching, research and service. The importance of research and service is demonstrated by faculty who contribute to the body of knowledge in their fields and who engage in service.

    • Agricultural Sciences
      • Equine studies
      • Oil-spill site restoration
    • Biological Sciences
      • Proteins
      • Microbial agents
    • Forestry
      • Growth response and wood quality
    • Human Ecology
      • Nutrition


The College of Education is home to rigorous, nationally accredited, and state recognized programs from baccalaureate through doctoral levels. It is home to creative faculty who are award-winning teachers and advisors, nationally recognized researchers, and accomplished scholarly writers.

    • Curriculum, instruction, & leadership
      • Teacher professional development
      • Student Achievement
      • P-12 partnerships
      • Rural education
    • Professional development for blindness
    • Health and exercise sciences
      • biomechanics
      • human performance
      • cardiovascular health
      • public/community health
      • drug prevention
    • Psychology & behavioral sciences
Engineering & Science

The College of Engineering & Science has focused its research efforts in areas of national importance. Much of the research is highly interdisciplinary.

    • Bionanotechnology
    • Neural engineering
    • Rehabilitation engineering
    • Micro & Nanosystems
    • High energy, nuclear, and astro-particle physics
    • Information technology
    • Civil infrastructure

Liberal Arts

The College of Liberal Arts is committed to the University’s dedication to quality in teaching, in research and creative activity, and in public service.” First and foremost, the College seeks to support the mission of Louisiana Tech in maintaining a faculty committed to teaching and advising....a faculty that will through both theoretical and applied research and creative activities, contribute to the development of new knowledge, new art, and new technology.

    • Education
      • Electronic learning and teaching technology
    • Service and design
      • Communication design
      • Architecture
      • Sociology and political science
      • Audiology and speech pathology
    • Performance
      • Theatre
      • Speech communication
      • Music and band

August 28th, 2015

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