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UIU-Baton Rouge: Education Built for Life

From your hometown near Baton Rouge, earn your college degree from the renowned Upper Iowa University. UIU’s Baton Rouge regional education center offers you the chance for a top-notch education close to home.

First-time students, adults returning to school, and transfer students will all find an Education Built for Life—your life. UIU works closely with you to tailor an education program aimed at achieving your unique career goals.

Academic Programs at UIU-Baton Rouge

The UIU-Baton Rouge center offers evening classes in a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Plus, blending your degree plan with online and self-paced courses widens the possibilities even further.

Select one of the UIU-Baton Rouge programs below to explore that area of study.

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Shorter Sessions with Focused Schedule

UIU’s unique Two-at-a-Time course schedule helps you focus on your studies. As a full-time student, you only need to take two classes during each 8- or 6-week session, which helps you concentrate and excel. UIU gives you access to courses year-round, so you can complete your degree on your schedule.

2021-2022 Academic Year

Session 2 (10/25/2021 – 12/16/2021)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
ACCT 202 Accounting Principles II ACCT 201 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Monday
BA 222 Management Information Systems BA 210 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
BA 256 Quantitative Analysis/Business I CS 102, recommended MATH 105 or permission of instructor 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
BA 302 Business Law and Ethics 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 361 Human Resources Management BA 210 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Monday
BA 460 Strategic Management Senior standing and within 9 credit hours of program completion. 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 570 Team Building Techniques 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
BA 590 Research Seminar All core requirements and only 6 required credit hours or less remaining in the program. 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
CJ 224 Introduction to Criminal Justice 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
CJ 237 Criminal Law and Procedure CJ 224 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
CJ 499 Special Project SOC 110 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Tuesday
ECON 160 Principles of Microeconomics 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
ENG 102 English Composition II ENG 101 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
FIN 513 Financial Mgmt 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
HSA 490 Health Program Plan & Evaluation HSA 362 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
MATH 220 Elementary Statistics Pass (MATH 105 or above) or ((pass MATH 095 or ACT math score ≥ 19) and pass MATH 100) or ACT math score ≥ 24 or an alternative placement as approved by the math department or instructor approval 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
PA 371 Urban Management 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Tuesday
PHIL 202 Contemporary Ethics 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
PSY 332 Personality PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
PSY 397 Social Gerontology PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
SOC 220 Social Problems 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
SOC 304 Globalization 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
SOC 361 Marriage and the Family SOC 110 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday

Session 3 (01/10/2022 – 03/03/2022)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
ACCT 201 Accounting Principles I 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 210 Management Principles 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
BA 356 Quantitative Analysis/Bus II BA 256 or MATH 220 or instructor approval. 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
BA 374 Business Communication ENG 102 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
BA 393 Personnel Selection & Evaluation BA 361 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 506 Org Strategy/Econ Change 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 567 Quality Mgmt/Productivity 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
CJ 333 Criminology SOC 110 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
CJ 380 Introduction to Corrections CJ 224 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
COMM 221 Intercultural Communication 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
ECON 161 Principles of Macroeconomics ECON 160 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
ENG 101 English Composition I ACT (verbal portion) of at least 18 or the completion of ENG 100 or successful performance on challenge examination 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
ENG 311 Urban Cinema ENG 101, Recommended: ENG 102. Encouraged: ENG 290 or ENG 265 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Monday
ES 117 Natural Disasters 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
FIN 341 Corporate Financial Management ECON 161, ACCT 202, Or permission of instructor 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
HSA 344 Population Health Mgmt MATH 220 or HSA 241 or consent of instructor 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
MKT 208 Marketing Principles 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
MUS 200 American Jazz Styles 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
PA 306 Prin of Emergency Management 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Wednesday
PA 364 Public Administration 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
PSY 335 Biological Psychology PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
PSY 49801 Senior Project Psychology ENG 102, And 30 or fewer credits remaining to be completed through UIU 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm Tuesday
PSY 49803 Senior Project Social Science ENG 102, And 30 or fewer credits remaining to be completed through UIU 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Monday
SOC 334 Intro to Sociological Res Meth MATH 220 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday

Session 4 (03/14/2022 – 05/05/2022)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
ACCT 202 Accounting Principles II ACCT 201 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
ACCT 321 Intermediate Financial Accounting I ACCT 202 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Wednesday
BA 222 Management Information Systems BA 210 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
BA 256 Quantitative Analysis/Business I CS 102, recommended MATH 105 or permission of instructor 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 411 Labor Relations and Negotiation BA 210, BA 361 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
BA 508 Curr Issues:Corp Law/Ethics 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 520 Training and Development 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
BA 590 Research Seminar All core requirements and only 6 required credit hours or less remaining in the program. 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
CJ 362 Criminal Investigations CJ 224 or CHEM 102 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
CJ 388 Comparative Study/Criminal Justice 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
ENG 102 English Composition II ENG 101 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
HSA 360 Health Care Law and Ethics HSA 205 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
MATH 105 College Mathematics/Applications Pass MATH 095 or ACT math score = 19 or an alternative placement mechanism as approved by the math department or instructor approval. 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
MKT 358 Consumer Behavior Prerequisite for Marketing majors: MKT 208 or permission of instructor. Recommended for all majors: MKT 208 and PSY 190 or SOC 110 or permission of instructor. 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
PA 320 Political & Policy Bases of EM PS 100, PS 230, PA 306 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Thursday
PHIL 150 Introduction to Philosophy 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
PSY 321 Death and Dying ENG 101 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
PSY 373 Research Methods SOC 110 or PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
SOC 240 Diversity in the United States 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
SOC 384 Social Welfare Programs/Policies SOC 110 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
SOC 392 Sociological Theory Junior status and nine credits of sociology 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday

Session 5 (05/16/2022 – 07/07/2022)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
ACCT 322 Intermediate Financial Acctng II ACCT 321 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Monday
ACCT 425 Auditing ACCT 322 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 210 Management Principles 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Monday
BA 302 Business Law and Ethics 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 356 Quantitative Analysis/Bus II BA 256 or MATH 220 or instructor approval. 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
BA 509 Theories of Leadership 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
CJ 224 Introduction to Criminal Justice 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Tuesday
CJ 315 Juvenile Justice CJ 224 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
CJ 398 Justice Administration CJ 224 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
COMM 105 Public Speaking 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
CS 102 Intro Cmptr Appl & Tech 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
ECON 160 Principles of Microeconomics 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
ECON 455 Economics of Health and Health Care ECON 160 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
ENG 101 English Composition I ACT (verbal portion) of at least 18 or the completion of ENG 100 or successful performance on challenge examination 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
ES 161 Intro to Environmental Science 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
HSA 362 Financial Mgmt of Hlth Serv Org ACCT 201, BA 210 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
MATH 220 Elementary Statistics Pass (MATH 105 or above) or ((pass MATH 095 or ACT math score ≥ 19) and pass MATH 100) or ACT math score ≥ 24 or an alternative placement as approved by the math department or instructor approval 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
MBA 501 Managerial Communication 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
PA 332 Emergency Preparedness & Planning PA 306, PA 320 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Wednesday
PSY 310 Social Psychology SOC 110 or PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
PSY 338 Motivation PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
SOC 418 Applied Research Methods 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday

Session 6 (07/11/2022 – 08/18/2022)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
BA 317 International Management BA 210, and general education cultures requirement 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
BA 361 Human Resources Management BA 210 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Tuesday
BA 374 Business Communication ENG 102 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
BA 383 Compensation/Benefits Management BA 361 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 411 Labor Relations and Negotiation BA 210, BA 361 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
BA 540 Labor/Management Relations 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
CJ 428 Offender Treatment CJ 224 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
ECON 161 Principles of Macroeconomics ECON 160 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
ENG 265 African-American Literature 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
HSA 460 Health Services Policy/Regulation 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
MKT 208 Marketing Principles 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
MKT 504 Mktg/Product Mgmt 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
PA 346 Disaster Response and Recovery PA 332 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
PSY 212 Devel Psychology:Birth to Adol PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
PSY 445 Learning and Memory PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
REL 120 Intro to World Religions 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
SOC 220 Social Problems 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
SOC 361 Marriage and the Family SOC 110 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
SOC 384 Social Welfare Programs/Policies SOC 110 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday

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Easily Transfer Credits

Whether it’s been a single semester or several years since your last college course, UIU makes it easy to apply those credits to your degree. We accept up to 90 credits from four-year schools or 78 credits from two-year schools. Plus, your professional experience and test scores may earn you college credit.

The university also partners with several community colleges in the Baton Rouge area to make the transfer process even smoother. UIU holds articulation agreements with schools across the country, including:

Don’t see your school? Check out all of our articulation agreements.

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Admissions and Aid

When you’re ready to apply to UIU-Baton Rouge, we’ll help you navigate the admissions and financial aid process.

Special Programs and Grants

Law Enforcement

UIU-Baton Rouge offers a special program for law enforcement officers in the Fraternal Order of Police and Louisiana State Troopers Association.

Military Financial Aid

UIU-Baton Rouge accepts all military and veterans aid and offers military tuition grants.

Corporate Programs

UIU-Baton Rouge partners with area employers to offer employees grants toward tuition.

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Experience UIU from Baton Rouge

As a student at UIU-Baton Rouge, you can take advantage of the benefits of being part of a global school community.

Bria Landry, '19

Health Services Administration, current MBA student
Baton Rouge Center

UIU has changed my life by letting me be able to obtain education while having a busy schedule. I was given the opportunity to continue my studies without having to start over.

Contact UIU-Baton Rouge

2431 S Acadian Thruway #287
Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Phone: 225-923-2331

Email: [email protected]

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