LeTourneau University is a Christ-centered, interdenominational institute of higher learning offering more than 85 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in arts and sciences, aviation, business & technology, education, engineering, nursing, psychology & counseling and theology and vocation.

Top 3 reasons to study here

  • Claiming every workplace in every nation as our mission field, LeTourneau University graduates are professionals of ingenuity and Christ-like character who see
  • LeTourneau University is an educational community that fosters an engaging environment conducive to teaching and learning.
  • Contributes to the enrichment and service of the local and global community.

About

History

The University is named for its founder, . LeTourneau, one of the world’s greatest inventors of earthmoving equipment. , he toured Longview, Texas, with his wife, Evelyn in 1946 to consider a manufacturing site for his next earthmoving equipment factory. While flying over a sprawling complex of a vacated Army hospital consisting of over 200 frame buildings, Mrs. LeTourneau inquired about the facility. When told it was no longer in use, she suggested establishing a school to educate returning World War II veterans.  

Education

LeTourneau University is an unapologetically Christian university. While it has no direct denominational ties, it welcomes students of all denominations who love and seek after God. It is a place where students have found a deeper relationship with Him, grown in their spiritual walk and discovered God’s purpose for their lives. 

Bachelor's programmes

Business & Management (6)
Medicine & Health (3)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (2)
Applied Sciences & Professions (1)
Law (1)

Services

Housing services

Visiting the LeTourneau University campus is the best way to learn about LETU’s academic programs, experience the close-knit campus community, and see what a day is like in the life of a YellowJacket. 

Library services

The library provides access to materials and services for students, faculty, staff, and the community.

Accreditation

LeTourneau University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and masters degrees.

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