Welcome to the LSU College of the Coast & Environment where award-winning faculty prepares tomorrow’s scientists, professionals, leaders, and policy-makers for success.  Our                      students graduate with an understanding of the complex interactions of the coast and environment in our daily lives.  Come discover a wealth of opportunities in LSU’s College of the              Coast & Environment.

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Experience CCE 


Oceanography & Coastal Sciences 

photo: coastThe DOCS provides unique programs that focus on ecological and oceanographic processes extending from the coastal zone to the deep ocean. Its research groups reflect its strengths in coastal ecology, coastal fisheries, wetland soils and vegetation, and physical and geological oceanography.


Environmental Sciences 

photo: fishing in bayouThe ENVS provides an integrative approach to interdisciplinary environmental research and education.  It offers the only M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Environmental Sciences from a public university in the State of Louisiana.