Candidates for admission are expected to present strong high school programs of study consisting of 18 or more academic courses taken over the four-year period as well as submit an SAT or ACT test score.
For US Citizens/Residents, we recommend your secondary school program consist of the following minimum preparation for each subject area:
|English||4 years, with extensive work in reading and writing|
|Foreign Language||At least 2 years—preferably 3—of a classical or modern language|
|Science||3 years of a laboratory science|
|Social Studies||3 years, with an emphasis on history|
Did You Know?
New Orleans is called the Crescent City because the city proper was originally shaped like a crescent as it hugged the Mississippi River.