Open Education Resources (OER) Projects

These Open Education Resources projects are promoted or funded by LOUIS to develop, provide access to, or raise awareness of OER.  OER are free course materials, like a textbook, course lecture video, or PowerPoint slides, with a license/permissions that allow activities such as reuse, sharing, and modifying to adapt or build upon. Resources can be used online, or for some types, they can be downloaded and printed without restriction.

Open Education Resources have potentially impacted more than 77,000 students across the state, with an outcome of more than $7 million in student savings.

Institutions Academic Year Project Type Reported Enrollments Reported Savings
Cumulative Totals     77,431 $7,075,989.76
Baton Rouge Community College 2018-2019 OpenStax 278 22064.86
Bossier Parish Community College 2012-2013 OpenStax 84 8279.88
Bossier Parish Community College 2013-2014 OpenStax 98 9659.86
Bossier Parish Community College 2014-2015 OpenStax 84 8279.88
Bossier Parish Community College 2015-2016 OpenStax 659 64957.63
Bossier Parish Community College 2016-2017 OpenStax 1698 167371.86
Bossier Parish Community College 2017-2018 OpenStax 2727 268800.39
Bossier Parish Community College 2018-2019 OpenStax 2787 221204.19
Centenary College of Louisiana 2014-2015 OpenStax 28 2759.96
Centenary College of Louisiana 2015-2016 OpenStax 25 2464.25
Centenary College of Louisiana 2016-2017 OpenStax 20 1971.4
Centenary College of Louisiana 2017-2018 OpenStax 20 1971.4
Centenary College of Louisiana 2018-2019 OpenStax 20 1587.4
Central Louisiana Technical Community College 2017-2018 OpenStax 16 1577.12
Central Louisiana Technical Community College 2018-2019 OpenStax 70 5555.9
Delgado Community College 2014-2015 OpenStax 30 2957.1
Delgado Community College 2015-2016 OpenStax 48 4731.36
Delgado Community College 2016-2017 OpenStax 213 20995.41
Delgado Community College 2017-2018 OpenStax 310 30556.7
Delgado Community College 2018-2019 OpenStax 730 57940.1
Dillard University 2017-2018 OpenStax 30 2957.1
Dillard University 2018-2019 OpenStax 48 3809.76
Fletcher Technical Community College 2017-2018 OpenStax 124 12222.68
Fletcher Technical Community College 2018-2019 OpenStax 1233 97863.21
Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University 2016-2017 OpenStax 163 16066.91
Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University 2017-2018 OpenStax 367 36175.19
Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University 2018-2019 OpenStax 367 29128.79
Louisiana Delta Community College 2016-2017 OpenStax 1018 100344.26
Louisiana Delta Community College 2017-2018 OpenStax 2655 261703.35
Louisiana Delta Community College 2018-2019 OpenStax 4016 318749.92
Louisiana State University 2016-2017 OpenStax 340 33513.8
Louisiana State University 2017-2018 OpenStax 448 44159.36
Louisiana State University 2018-2019 OpenStax 448 35557.76
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport 2019-2020 OpenStax 98 7778.26
Louisiana State University Shreveport 2014-2015 OpenStax 42 4139.94
Louisiana State University Shreveport 2015-2016 OpenStax 42 4139.94
Louisiana State University Shreveport 2016-2017 OpenStax 802 79053.14
Louisiana State University Shreveport 2017-2018 OpenStax 802 79053.14
Louisiana State University Shreveport 2018-2019 OpenStax 802 63654.74
Louisiana Tech University 2016-2017 OpenStax 200 19714
Louisiana Tech University 2017-2018 OpenStax 320 31542.4
Louisiana Tech University 2018-2019 OpenStax 379 30081.23
Loyola University New Orleans 2013-2014 OpenStax 140 13799.8
Loyola University New Orleans 2014-2015 OpenStax 140 13799.8
Loyola University New Orleans 2015-2016 OpenStax 210 20699.7
Loyola University New Orleans 2016-2017 OpenStax 550 54213.5
Loyola University New Orleans 2017-2018 OpenStax 694 68407.58
Loyola University New Orleans 2018-2019 OpenStax 665 52781.05
McNeese State University 2013-2014 OpenStax 100 9857
McNeese State University 2014-2015 OpenStax 140 13799.8
McNeese State University 2015-2016 OpenStax 210 20699.7
McNeese State University 2016-2017 OpenStax 843 83094.51
McNeese State University 2017-2018 OpenStax 1408 138786.56
McNeese State University 2018-2019 OpenStax 2398 191097.26
Nicholls State University 2013-2014 OpenStax 42 4139.94
Nicholls State University 2014-2015 OpenStax 42 4139.94
Nicholls State University 2015-2016 OpenStax 196 19319.72
Nicholls State University 2016-2017 OpenStax 796 78461.72
Nicholls State University 2017-2018 OpenStax 698 68801.86
Nicholls State University 2018-2019 OpenStax 1078 85560.86
Northshore Technical Community College 2017-2018 OpenStax 180 17742.6
Northshore Technical Community College 2018-2019 OpenStax 218 17302.66
Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2013-2014 OpenStax 230 22671.1
Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2016-2017 OpenStax 560 55199.2
Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2017-2018 OpenStax 593 58452.01
Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2018-2019 OpenStax 615 48812.55
Nunez Community College 2016-2017 OpenStax 25 2464.25
Nunez Community College 2017-2018 OpenStax 195 19221.15
Nunez Community College 2018-2019 OpenStax 233 18493.21
River Parishes Community College 2016-2017 OpenStax 244 24051.08
River Parishes Community College 2017-2018 OpenStax 1321 130210.97
River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 OpenStax 6524 517809.88
South Louisiana Community College 2016-2017 OpenStax 470 46327.9
South Louisiana Community College 2017-2018 OpenStax 766 75504.62
South Louisiana Community College 2018-2019 OpenStax 1057 83894.09
Southern University 2013-2014 OpenStax 150 14785.5
Southern University 2014-2015 OpenStax 245 24149.65
Southern University 2015-2016 OpenStax 566 55790.62
Southern University 2016-2017 OpenStax 1247 122916.79
Southern University 2017-2018 OpenStax 1239 122128.23
Southern University 2018-2019 OpenStax 1011 80243.07
Southern University at New Orleans 2015-2016 OpenStax 96 9462.72
Southern University at New Orleans 2016-2017 OpenStax 96 9462.72
Southern University at New Orleans 2017-2018 OpenStax 96 9462.72
Southern University at New Orleans 2018-2019 OpenStax 98 7778.26
Southern University at Shreveport 2017-2018 OpenStax 45 4435.65
Southern University at Shreveport 2018-2019 OpenStax 45 3571.65
Southern University at Shreveport 2017-2018 OpenStax 45 4435.65
SOWELA Technical Community College 2015-2016 OpenStax 130 12814.1
SOWELA Technical Community College 2016-2017 OpenStax 1997 196844.29
SOWELA Technical Community College 2017-2018 OpenStax 2136 210545.52
SOWELA Technical Community College 2018-2019 OpenStax 2438 193504.06
Tulane University 2014-2015 OpenStax 482 47510.74
Tulane University 2015-2016 OpenStax 480 47313.6
Tulane University 2016-2017 OpenStax 988 97387.16
Tulane University 2017-2018 OpenStax 988 97387.16
Tulane University 2018-2019 OpenStax 508 40319.96
University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2013-2014 OpenStax 160 15771.2
University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2014-2015 OpenStax 160 15771.2
University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2015-2016 OpenStax 520 51256.4
University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2016-2017 OpenStax 960 94627.2
University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2017-2018 OpenStax 995 98077.15
University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2018-2019 OpenStax 916 72702.92
University of Louisiana at Monroe 2018-2019 OpenStax 540 42859.8
University of New Orleans 2016-2017 OpenStax 478 47116.46
University of New Orleans 2017-2018 OpenStax 958 94430.06
University of New Orleans 2018-2019 OpenStax 718 56987.66
Xavier University of Louisiana 2012-2013 OpenStax 210 20699.7
Xavier University of Louisiana 2013-2014 OpenStax 378 4731.36
Xavier University of Louisiana 2014-2015 OpenStax 849 83685.93
Xavier University of Louisiana 2015-2016 OpenStax 588 57959.16
Xavier University of Louisiana 2016-2017 OpenStax 575 56677.75
Xavier University of Louisiana 2017-2018 OpenStax 757 74617.49
Xavier University of Louisiana 2018-2019 OpenStax 981 77861.97
Fletcher Technical Community College 2015-2016 OTN 419 50280
Bossier Parish Community College 2016-2017 OTN 343 34300
Fletcher Technical Community College 2016-2017 OTN 235 28200
Fletcher Technical Community College 2016-2017 OTN 381 49127.84
Nicholls State University 2016-2017 OTN 154 15400
Fletcher Technical Community College 2017-2018 OTN 555 54432.45
Nicholls State University 2017-2018 OTN 79 7900
Baton Rouge Community College 2018-2019 Textbook Transformation 186 35582.7
Baton Rouge Community College 2017-2018 Textbook Transformation 177 22390.9
Fletcher Technical Community College 2015-2016 Textbook Transformation 310 37200
Fletcher Technical Community College 2016-2017 Textbook Transformation 30 19256
Fletcher Technical Community College 2017-2018 Textbook Transformation 128 6705.28
River Parishes Community College 2016-2017 Textbook Transformation 46 3177.68
River Parishes Community College 2017-2018 Textbook Transformation 144 19296
University of New Orleans 2015-2016 Textbook Transformation 68 13626.55
University of New Orleans 2015-2016 Textbook Transformation 37 4318.03

OpenStax

OpenStax is a nonprofit based at Rice University. It provides access to free college textbooks and low-cost learning materials. Thirty-six Louisiana colleges & universities have adopted OpenStax textbooks for course use. This data was reported to OpenStax by faculty from the campuses listed below.

Between 2012 and 2019 Louisiana colleges & universities have saved students more than $6.7 million!

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Textbook Institutions Academic Year Reported Enrollments Reported Savings
Cumulative Totals     74,139 $6,707,324.43
Algebra and Trigonometry Louisiana Delta Community College 2017-2018 392 $38,639.44
Algebra and Trigonometry River Parishes Community College 2017-2018 103 $10,152.71
Algebra and Trigonometry South Louisiana Community College 2016-2017 25 $2,464.25
Algebra and Trigonometry South Louisiana Community College 2017-2018 25 $2,464.25
Algebra and Trigonometry Fletcher Technical Community College 2018-2019 28 $2,222.36
Algebra and Trigonometry Louisiana Delta Community College 2018-2019 392 $3,1113.04
Algebra and Trigonometry River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 35 $2,777.95
Algebra and Trigonometry River Parishes Community College 2017-2018 25 $2,464.25
Algebra and Trigonometry River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 164 $13,016.68
Algebra and Trigonometry South Louisiana Community College 2018-2019 28 $2,222.36
Algebra and Trigonometry University of Louisiana at Monroe 2018-2019 25 $1,984.25
American Government Central Louisiana Technical Community College 2018-2019 24 $1,904.88
Anatomy and Physiology Bossier Parish Community College 2016-2017 1,134 $111,778.38
Anatomy and Physiology Bossier Parish Community College 2017-2018 1,134 $111,778.38
Anatomy and Physiology Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University 2016-2017 28 $2,759.96
Anatomy and Physiology Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University 2017-2018 39 $3,844.23
Anatomy and Physiology Louisiana Delta Community College 2016-2017 200 $19,714.00
Anatomy and Physiology Louisiana Delta Community College 2017-2018 280 $27,599.60
Anatomy and Physiology Louisiana State University 2017-2018 56 $5,519.92
Anatomy and Physiology Louisiana State University Shreveport 2016-2017 140 $13,799.80
Anatomy and Physiology Louisiana State University Shreveport 2017-2018 140 $13,799.80
Anatomy and Physiology Southern University 2016-2017 281 $27,698.17
Anatomy and Physiology Southern University 2017-2018 281 $27,698.17
Anatomy and Physiology Bossier Parish Community College 2015-2016 459 $45,243.63
Anatomy and Physiology Bossier Parish Community College 2018-2019 1134 $90,005.58
Anatomy and Physiology Fletcher Technical Community College 2018-2019 112 $8,889.44
Anatomy and Physiology Fletcher Technical Community College 2017-2018 80 $7,885.60
Anatomy and Physiology Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University 2018-2019 81 $6,428.97
Anatomy and Physiology Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University 2017-2018 42 $4,139.94
Anatomy and Physiology Louisiana Delta Community College 2018-2019 280 $22,223.60
Anatomy and Physiology Louisiana State University 2018-2019 56 $4,444.72
Anatomy and Physiology Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport 2019-2020 98 $7,778.26
Anatomy and Physiology Louisiana State University Shreveport 2018-2019 140 $11,111.80
Anatomy and Physiology River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 20 $1,587.40
Anatomy and Physiology Southern University 2014-2015 33 $3,252.81
Anatomy and Physiology Southern University 2015-2016 302 $29,768.14
Anatomy and Physiology Southern University 2018-2019 168 $13,334.16
AP Physics Southern University at Shreveport 2018-2019 45 $3,571.65
AP Physics Southern University at Shreveport 2017-2018 45 $4,435.65
Astronomy Louisiana State University Shreveport 2016-2017 160 $15,771.20
Astronomy Louisiana State University Shreveport 2017-2018 160 $15,771.20
Astronomy Nicholls State University 2016-2017 300 $29,571.00
Astronomy Nicholls State University 2017-2018 320 $31,542.40
Astronomy Louisiana State University Shreveport 2018-2019 160 $12,699.20
Astronomy McNeese State University 2018-2019 26 $2,063.62
Astronomy McNeese State University 2017-2018 28 $2,759.96
Astronomy Nicholls State University 2018-2019 600 $47,622
Biology Bossier Parish Community College 2016-2017 84 $8,279.88
Biology Bossier Parish Community College 2017-2018 84 $8,279.88
Biology Delgado Community College 2016-2017 30 $2,957.10
Biology Delgado Community College 2017-2018 42 $4,139.94
Biology Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University 2017-2018 70 $6,899.90
Biology Louisiana State University 2017-2018 42 $4,139.94
Biology Louisiana State University Shreveport 2016-2017 140 $13,799.80
Biology Louisiana State University Shreveport 2017-2018 140 $13,799.80
Biology Loyola University New Orleans 2016-2017 140 $13,799.80
Biology Loyola University New Orleans 2017-2018 140 $13,799.80
Biology Northshore Technical Community College 2017-2018 42 $4,139.94
Biology Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2016-2017 235 $23,163.95
Biology Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2017-2018 245 $24,149.65
Biology Southern University 2016-2017 342 $33,710.94
Biology Southern University 2017-2018 342 $33,710.94
Biology Tulane University 2016-2017 28 $2,759.96
Biology Tulane University 2017-2018 28 $2,759.96
Biology Xavier University of Louisiana 2017-2018 182 $17,939.74
Biology Bossier Parish Community College 2012-2013 84 $8,279.88
Biology Bossier Parish Community College 2013-2014 98 $9,659.86
Biology Bossier Parish Community College 2014-2015 84 $8,279.88
Biology Bossier Parish Community College 2015-2016 200 $1,9714
Biology Bossier Parish Community College 2018-2019 224 $17,778.88
Biology Bossier Parish Community College 2016-2017 140 $13,799.80
Biology Bossier Parish Community College 2017-2018 140 $13,799.80
Biology Central Louisiana Technical Community College 2018-2019 30 $2,381.10
Biology Delgado Community College 2018-2019 42 $3,333.54
Biology Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University 2018-2019 70 $5,555.90
Biology Louisiana State University 2018-2019 42 $3,333.54
Biology Louisiana State University Shreveport 2014-2015 42 $4,139.94
Biology Louisiana State University Shreveport 2015-2016 42 $4,139.94
Biology Louisiana State University Shreveport 2018-2019 182 $14,445.34
Biology Louisiana State University Shreveport 2016-2017 42 $4,139.94
Biology Louisiana State University Shreveport 2017-2018 42 $4,139.94
Biology Louisiana Tech University 2018-2019 11 $873.07
Biology Loyola University New Orleans 2013-2014 140 $13,799.80
Biology Loyola University New Orleans 2014-2015 140 $13,799.80
Biology Loyola University New Orleans 2015-2016 140 $13,799.80
Biology Northshore Technical Community College 2018-2019 42 $3,333.54
Biology Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2018-2019 35 $2,777.95
Biology Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2013-2014 230 $22,671.10
Biology Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2018-2019 210 $16,667.70
Biology Nunez Community College 2018-2019 35 $2,777.95
Biology Nunez Community College 2017-2018 80 $7,885.60
Biology River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 3645 $289,303.65
Biology River Parishes Community College 2017-2018 42 $4,139.94
Biology South Louisiana Community College 2018-2019 240 $19,048.80
Biology Southern University 2014-2015 84 $8,279.88
Biology Southern University 2015-2016 118 $11,631.26
Biology Southern University 2018-2019 224 $17,778.88
Biology Tulane University 2018-2019 28 $2,222.36
Biology Xavier University of Louisiana 2018-2019 182 $14,445.34
Business Statistics Loyola University New Orleans 2018-2019 20 $1,587.40
Calculus Louisiana Delta Community College 2017-2018 280 $27,599.60
Calculus Fletcher Technical Community College 2018-2019 20 $1,587.40
Calculus Fletcher Technical Community College 2017-2018 14 $1,379.98
Calculus Louisiana Delta Community College 2018-2019 280 $22,223.60
Chemistry Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2016-2017 210 $20,699.70
Chemistry Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2017-2018 210 $20,699.70
Chemistry River Parishes Community College 2016-2017 28 $2,759.96
Chemistry River Parishes Community College 2017-2018 28 $2,759.96
Chemistry South Louisiana Community College 2016-2017 320 $31,542.40
Chemistry South Louisiana Community College 2017-2018 448 $44,159.36
Chemistry University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2016-2017 800 $78,856.00
Chemistry University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2017-2018 800 $78,856.00
Chemistry Loyola University New Orleans 2018-2019 189 $15,000.93
Chemistry Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2018-2019 210 $16,667.70
Chemistry River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 280 $22,223.60
Chemistry River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 70 $5,555.90
Chemistry South Louisiana Community College 2018-2019 448 $35,557.76
Chemistry SOWELA Technical Community College 2018-2019 175 $13,889.75
Chemistry SOWELA Technical Community College 2017-2018 125 $12,321.25
Chemistry University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2015-2016 360 $35,485.20
Chemistry University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2018-2019 700 $55,559
Chemistry: Atoms First Loyola University New Orleans 2018-2019 252 $20,001.24
Chemistry: Atoms First Loyola University New Orleans 2016-2017 85 $8,378.45
Chemistry: Atoms First Loyola University New Orleans 2017-2018 175 $17,249.75
Chemistry: Atoms First Loyola University New Orleans 2016-2017 85 $8,378.45
Chemistry: Atoms First Loyola University New Orleans 2017-2018 195 $19,221.15
College Algebra Louisiana Delta Community College 2016-2017 120 $11,828.40
College Algebra Louisiana Delta Community College 2017-2018 192 $18,925.44
College Algebra Louisiana Tech University 2016-2017 200 $19,714.00
College Algebra Louisiana Tech University 2017-2018 320 $31,542.40
College Algebra River Parishes Community College 2017-2018 290 $28,585.30
College Algebra Baton Rouge Community College 2018-2019 150 $11,905.50
College Algebra Fletcher Technical Community College 2018-2019 997 $79,131.89
College Algebra Louisiana Delta Community College 2018-2019 192 $15,239.04
College Algebra Louisiana Tech University 2018-2019 320 $25,398.40
College Algebra River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 485 $38,494.45
College Physics (Algebra) Centenary College of Louisiana 2016-2017 20 $1,971.40
College Physics (Algebra) Centenary College of Louisiana 2017-2018 20 $1,971.40
College Physics (Algebra) Loyola University New Orleans 2016-2017 78 $7,688.46
College Physics (Algebra) Loyola University New Orleans 2017-2018 94 $9,265.58
College Physics (Algebra) McNeese State University 2016-2017 140 $13,799.80
College Physics (Algebra) McNeese State University 2017-2018 140 $13,799.80
College Physics (Algebra) Nicholls State University 2016-2017 196 $19,319.72
College Physics (Algebra) Nicholls State University 2017-2018 196 $19,319.72
College Physics (Algebra) SOWELA Technical Community College 2016-2017 18 $1,774.26
College Physics (Algebra) SOWELA Technical Community College 2017-2018 25 $2,464.25
College Physics (Algebra) Xavier University of Louisiana 2016-2017 70 $6,899.90
College Physics (Algebra) Xavier University of Louisiana 2017-2018 70 $6,899.90
College Physics (Algebra) Centenary College of Louisiana 2014-2015 28 $2,759.96
College Physics (Algebra) Centenary College of Louisiana 2015-2016 25 $2,464.25
College Physics (Algebra) Centenary College of Louisiana 2018-2019 20 $1,587.40
College Physics (Algebra) Loyola University New Orleans 2015-2016 38 $3,745.66
College Physics (Algebra) Loyola University New Orleans 2018-2019 134 $10,635.58
College Physics (Algebra) McNeese State University 2013-2014 100 $9,857
College Physics (Algebra) McNeese State University 2014-2015 140 $13,799.80
College Physics (Algebra) McNeese State University 2015-2016 170 $16,756.90
College Physics (Algebra) McNeese State University 2018-2019 140 $11,111.80
College Physics (Algebra) Nicholls State University 2013-2014 42 $4,139.94
College Physics (Algebra) Nicholls State University 2014-2015 42 $4,139.94
College Physics (Algebra) Nicholls State University 2015-2016 196 $19,319.72
College Physics (Algebra) Nicholls State University 2018-2019 182 $14,445.34
College Physics (Algebra) SOWELA Technical Community College 2018-2019 25 $1,984.25
College Physics (Algebra) Xavier University of Louisiana 2012-2013 210 $20,699.70
College Physics (Algebra) Xavier University of Louisiana 2013-2014 330 $32.528.10
College Physics (Algebra) Xavier University of Louisiana 2014-2015 801 $78,954.57
College Physics (Algebra) Xavier University of Louisiana 2015-2016 540 $53,227.80
College Physics (Algebra) Xavier University of Louisiana 2018-2019 799 $63,416.63
College Physics (Algebra) Xavier University of Louisiana 2016-2017 70 $6,899.90
College Physics (Algebra) Xavier University of Louisiana 2017-2018 505 $49,777.85
College Physics (Algebra) Xavier University of Louisiana 2016-2017 435 $42,877.95
Concepts of Biology Bossier Parish Community College 2016-2017 90 $8,871.30
Concepts of Biology Bossier Parish Community College 2017-2018 144 $14,194.08
Concepts of Biology Delgado Community College 2016-2017 48 $4,731.36
Concepts of Biology Delgado Community College 2017-2018 48 $4,731.36
Concepts of Biology Louisiana State University Shreveport 2016-2017 160 $15,771.20
Concepts of Biology Louisiana State University Shreveport 2017-2018 160 $15,771.20
Concepts of Biology Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2016-2017 43 $4,238.51
Concepts of Biology Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2017-2018 40 $3,942.80
Concepts of Biology Southern University 2016-2017 600 $59,142.00
Concepts of Biology Southern University 2017-2018 576 $56,776.32
Concepts of Biology Bossier Parish Community College 2018-2019 144 $11,429.28
Concepts of Biology Delgado Community College 2014-2015 30 $2,957.10
Concepts of Biology Delgado Community College 2015-2016 48 $4,731.36
Concepts of Biology Delgado Community College 2018-2019 48 $3,809.76
Concepts of Biology Louisiana State University Shreveport 2018-2019 160 $12,699.20
Concepts of Biology Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2018-2019 40 $3,174.80
Concepts of Biology River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 59 $4,682.83
Concepts of Biology Southern University 2018-2019 480 $38,097.60
Concepts of Biology Southern University 2014-2015 112 $11,039.84
Concepts of Biology Southern University 2015-2016 122 $12,025.54
Concepts of Biology Southern University 2018-2019 99 $7,857.63
Elementary Algebra Louisiana Delta Community College 2016-2017 360 $35,485.20
Elementary Algebra Louisiana Delta Community College 2017-2018 544 $53,622.08
Elementary Algebra River Parishes Community College 2016-2017 120 $11,828.40
Elementary Algebra River Parishes Community College 2017-2018 203 $20,009.71
Elementary Algebra Louisiana Delta Community College 2018-2019 1776 $140,961.12
Elementary Algebra River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 112 $8,889.44
Elementary Algebra River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 43 $3,412.91
Elementary Algebra University of Louisiana at Monroe 2018-2019 15 $1,190.55
Intermediate Algebra Louisiana Delta Community College 2016-2017 88 $8,674.16
Intermediate Algebra Louisiana Delta Community College 2016-2017 250 $24,642.50
Intermediate Algebra Louisiana Delta Community College 2017-2018 509 $50,172.13
Intermediate Algebra Louisiana Delta Community College 2018-2019 448 $35,557.76
Intermediate Algebra River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 80 $6,349.60
Introduction to Business Baton Rouge Community College 2018-2019 128 $10,159.36
Introduction to Sociology Bossier Parish Community College 2017-2018 485 $47,806.45
Introduction to Sociology Delgado Community College 2016-2017 30 $2,957.10
Introduction to Sociology Delgado Community College 2017-2018 48 $4,731.36
Introduction to Sociology Nunez Community College 2016-2017 25 $2,464.25
Introduction to Sociology Nunez Community College 2017-2018 40 $3,942.80
Introduction to Sociology South Louisiana Community College 2016-2017 96 $9,462.72
Introduction to Sociology South Louisiana Community College 2017-2018 192 $18,925.44
Introduction to Sociology Southern University at New Orleans 2016-2017 96 $9,462.72
Introduction to Sociology Southern University at New Orleans 2017-2018 96 $9,462.72
Introduction to Sociology SOWELA Technical Community College 2016-2017 373 $36,766.61
Introduction to Sociology SOWELA Technical Community College 2017-2018 312 $30,753.84
Introduction to Sociology University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2016-2017 160 $15,771.20
Introduction to Sociology University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2017-2018 160 $15,771.20
Introduction to Sociology University of New Orleans 2016-2017 478 $47,116.46
Introduction to Sociology University of New Orleans 2017-2018 958 $94,430.06
Introduction to Sociology Southern University 2013-2014 150 $14,785.50
Introduction to Sociology Southern University at New Orleans 2015-2016 96 $9,462.72
Introduction to Sociology SOWELA Technical Community College 2015-2016 130 $12,814.10
Introduction to Sociology University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2013-2014 160 $15,771.20
Introduction to Sociology University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2014-2015 160 $15,771.20
Introduction to Sociology University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2015-2016 160 $15,771.20
Introduction to Sociology Xavier University of Louisiana 2013-2014 48 $4,731.36
Introduction to Sociology Xavier University of Louisiana 2014-2015 48 $4,731.36
Introduction to Sociology Xavier University of Louisiana 2015-2016 48 $4,731.36
Introduction to Sociology 2e Bossier Parish Community College 2018-2019 485 $38,494.45
Introduction to Sociology 2e Central Louisiana Technical Community College 2018-2019 16 $1,269.92
Introduction to Sociology 2e Central Louisiana Technical Community College 2017-2018 16 $1,577.12
Introduction to Sociology 2e Delgado Community College 2018-2019 48 $3,809.76
Introduction to Sociology 2e Louisiana Delta Community College 2018-2019 40 $3,174.80
Introduction to Sociology 2e Northshore Technical Community College 2018-2019 176 $13,969.12
Introduction to Sociology 2e Northshore Technical Community College 2017-2018 138 $13,602.66
Introduction to Sociology 2e Nunez Community College 2018-2019 160 $12,699.20
Introduction to Sociology 2e Nunez Community College 2017-2018 75 $7,392.75
Introduction to Sociology 2e South Louisiana Community College 2018-2019 192 $15,239.04
Introduction to Sociology 2e Southern University at New Orleans 2018-2019 98 $7,778.26
Introduction to Sociology 2e SOWELA Technical Community College 2018-2019 312 $24,763.44
Introduction to Sociology 2e University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2018-2019 160 $12,699.20
Introduction to Sociology 2e University of New Orleans 2018-2019 718 $56,987.66
Introductory Statistics Louisiana Delta Community College 2017-2018 432 $42,582.24
Introductory Statistics Loyola University New Orleans 2016-2017 82 $8,082.74
Introductory Statistics Loyola University New Orleans 2017-2018 10 $985.70
Introductory Statistics Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2016-2017 72 $7,097.04
Introductory Statistics Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2017-2018 72 $7,097.04
Introductory Statistics River Parishes Community College 2017-2018 70 $6,899.90
Introductory Statistics Southern University 2016-2017 24 $2,365.68
Introductory Statistics Southern University 2017-2018 40 $3,942.80
Introductory Statistics Louisiana Delta Community College 2018-2019 432 $34,287.84
Introductory Statistics Louisiana Tech University 2018-2019 48 $3,809.76
Introductory Statistics, Loyola University New Orleans 2015-2016 32 $3,154.24
Introductory Statistics Loyola University New Orleans 2018-2019 10 $793.70
Introductory Statistics Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2018-2019 120 $9,524.40
Introductory Statistics Northwestern State University of Louisiana 2017-2018 26 $2,562.82
Introductory Statistics River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 187 $14,842.19
Introductory Statistics South Louisiana Community College 2018-2019 45 $3,571.65
Introductory Statistics Southern University 2014-2015 16 $1,577.12
Introductory Statistics Southern University 2015-2016 24 $2,365.68
Introductory Statistics Southern University 2018-2019 40 $3,174.80
Microbiology Bossier Parish Community College 2016-2017 250 $24,642.50
Microbiology Bossier Parish Community College 2017-2018 640 $63,084.80
Microbiology Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University 2016-2017 135 $13,306.95
Microbiology Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University 2017-2018 216 $21,291.12
Microbiology Louisiana State University Shreveport 2016-2017 160 $15,771.20
Microbiology Louisiana State University Shreveport 2017-2018 160 $15,771.20
Microbiology River Parishes Community College 2017-2018 112 $11,039.84
Microbiology Bossier Parish Community College 2018-2019 800 $63,496
Microbiology Bossier Parish Community College 2017-2018 100 $9,857
Microbiology Dillard University 2018-2019 48 $3,809.76
Microbiology Dillard University 2017-2018 30 $2,957.10
Microbiology Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University 2018-2019 216 $17,143.92
Microbiology Louisiana State University Shreveport 2018-2019 160 $12,699.20
Microbiology River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 152 $12,064.24
Prealgebra Delgado Community College 2016-2017 30 $2,957.10
Prealgebra Delgado Community College 2017-2018 48 $4,731.36
Prealgebra South Louisiana Community College 2016-2017 29 $2,858.53
Prealgebra South Louisiana Community College 2017-2018 29 $2,858.53
Prealgebra Delgado Community College 2018-2019 48 $3,809.76
Prealgebra South Louisiana Community College 2018-2019 32 $2,539.84
Precalculus River Parishes Community College 2017-2018 267 $26,318.19
Precalculus Fletcher Technical Community College 2018-2019 48 $3,809.76
Precalculus Fletcher Technical Community College 2017-2018 30 $2,957.10
Precalculus River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 283 $22,461.71
Principles of Economics 2e Loyola University New Orleans 2018-2019 20 $1,587.40
Principles of Economics 2e University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2018-2019 56 $4,444.72
Principles of Economics 2e University of Louisiana at Lafayette 2017-2018 35 $3,449.95
Principles of Macroeconomics Tulane University 2016-2017 480 $47,313.60
Principles of Macroeconomics Tulane University 2017-2018 480 $47,313.60
Principles of Macroeconomics River Parishes Community College 2017-2018 30 $2,957.10
Principles of Macroeconomics Tulane University 2014-2015 482 $47,510.74
Principles of Macroeconomics Tulane University 2015-2016 480 $47,313.60
Principles of Macroeconomics Tulane University 2018-2019 480 $38,097.60
Principles of Macroeconomics Tulane University 2016-2017 480 $47,313.60
Principles of Macroeconomics Tulane University 2017-2018 480 $47,313.60
Principles of Microeconomics Loyola University New Orleans 2016-2017 40 $3,942.80
Principles of Microeconomics Loyola University New Orleans 2017-2018 40 $3,942.80
Principles of Microeconomics River Parishes Community College 2016-2017 48 $4,731.36
Principles of Microeconomics River Parishes Community College 2017-2018 48 $4,731.36
Principles of Microeconomics  Loyola University New Orleans 2018-2019 40 $3,174.80
Principles of Microeconomics  Loyola University New Orleans 2017-2018 40 $3,942.80
Principles of Microeconomics  Loyola University New Orleans 2016-2017 40 $3,942.80
Principles of Microeconomics  River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 96 $7,619.52
Principles of Microeconomics  River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 48 $3,809.76
Principles of Microeconomics  River Parishes Community College 2016-2017 48 $4,731.36
Principles of Microeconomics  River Parishes Community College 2017-2018 78 $7,688.46
Psychology Delgado Community College 2016-2017 60 $5,914.20
Psychology Delgado Community College 2017-2018 96 $9,462.72
Psychology SOWELA Technical Community College 2016-2017 1472 $145,095.04
Psychology SOWELA Technical Community College 2017-2018 1472 $145,095.04
Psychology Delgado Community College 2018-2019 48 $3,809.76
Psychology Delgado Community College 2018-2019 48 $3,809.76
Psychology Nicholls State University 2018-2019 296 $23,493.52
Psychology River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 520 $41,272.40
Psychology South Louisiana Community College 2018-2019 72 $5,714.64
Psychology South Louisiana Community College 2017-2018 72 $7,097.04
Psychology SOWELA Technical Community College 2018-2019 1472 $116,832.64
Psychology University of Louisiana at Monroe 2018-2019 500 $39,685
The AP Physics Collection Southern University at Shreveport 2017-2018 45 $4,435.65
University Physic Nicholls State University 2016-2017 300 $29,571.00
University Physic Nicholls State University 2017-2018 182 $17,939.74
University Physics Volume 1 McNeese State University 2018-2019 42 $3,333.54
US History Delgado Community College 2016-2017 15 $1,478.55
US History Delgado Community College 2017-2018 28 $2,759.96
US History Louisiana State University 2016-2017 340 $33,513.80
US History Louisiana State University 2017-2018 350 $34,499.50
US History McNeese State University 2016-2017 631 $62,197.67
US History McNeese State University 2017-2018 1148 $113,158.36
US History SOWELA Technical Community College 2016-2017 134 $13,208.38
US History SOWELA Technical Community College 2017-2018 202 $19,911.14
US History Delgado Community College 2018-2019 448 $35,557.76
US History Fletcher Technical Community College 2018-2019 28 $2,222.36
US History Louisiana Delta Community College 2018-2019 176 $13,969.12
US History Louisiana Delta Community College 2017-2018 26 $2,562.82
US History Louisiana State University 2018-2019 350 $27,779.50
US History McNeese State University 2015-2016 40 $3,942.80
US History McNeese State University 2018-2019 2190 $174,588.30
US History McNeese State University 2017-2018 92 $9,068.44
US History McNeese State University 2016-2017 72 $7,097.04
US History Nunez Community College 2018-2019 38 $3,016.06
US History River Parishes Community College 2018-2019 245 $19,445.65
US History River Parishes Community College 2017-2018 25 $2,464.25
US History SOWELA Technical Community College 2018-2019 454 $36,033.98

Updated on 2/28/2018

Open Textbook Network

We invested $37,558.90 in the Open Textbook Network (OTN) to help promote access, affordability, and student success through the use of open textbooks. This investment funded workshops across the state to introduce faculty to the use of open textbooks in their courses and build administrative and staff support for open textbook adoption. The return on investment for this project to date is $211,440.29.

Please note: some data reported here has also been reported in the Round data.

Institution Semester Course Instructor(s) Students Enrolled Student Savings
Cumulative Totals 1,931 $211,440.29
Bossier Parish Community College Spring 2017 BLGY 231L Alexander 85 $8,500.00
Bossier Parish Community College Spring 2017 BLGY 230, 230L Breeland-Southam 133 $13,300.00
Bossier Parish Community College Spring 2017 BLGY 230 Burroughs 39 $3,900.00
Bossier Parish Community College Spring 2017 BLGY 230, 231 Dickson 86 $8,600.00
Fletcher Technical Community College Fall 2015 CLCR 1001 Matherne 310 $37,200.00
Fletcher Technical Community College Spring 2016 CLCR 1001 Matherne 100 $12,000.00
Fletcher Technical Community College Summer 2016 CLCR 1001 Matherne 9 $1,080.00
Fletcher Technical Community College Fall 2016 CLCR 1001 Matherne 235 $28,200.00
Fletcher Technical Community College Spring 2017 CLCR 1001 Matherne 75 $9,000.00
Fletcher Technical Community College Fall 2017 CLCR 1001 Adjunct Instructors 228 $27,360.00
Fletcher Technical Community College Fall 2017 CRJU 2610 Lopez 11 $1,792.45
Fletcher Technical Community College Spring 2017 MUSC 1010 Le 125 $10,000.00
Fletcher Technical Community College Summer 2017 MUSC 1010 Le 25 $2,000.00
Fletcher Technical Community College Fall 2017 MUSC 1010 Le 191 $15,280.00
Fletcher Technical Community College Spring 2017 PSYC 2110 Guidry 8 $2,480.00
Fletcher Technical Community College Spring 2017 PSYC 2040 Guidry 22 $6,776.00
Fletcher Technical Community College Spring 2017 PSYC 2010 Guidry 16 $671.84
Nicholls State University Spring 2017 BIOL 354 Ferrara 11 $1,100.00
Nicholls State University Spring 2017 CULA 429 Thibodeaux 2 $200.00
Nicholls State University Spring 2017 EDFR 501 Thibodeaux 21 $2,100.00
Nicholls State University Fall 2016 PHYS 101 Young 120 $12,000.00
Nicholls State University Spring 2017 PHYS 102 Young 79 $7,900.00

Textbook Transformations

Textbook Transformation projects support faculty on their campus who are creating an open textbook and/or open educational resource.

Institution Round Project Type Students Impacted Students Savings
All Rounds     1,126 $161,553.14
Baton Rouge Community College Round 3 Textbook Transformation 186 $35,582.70
Baton Rouge Community College Round 6 Textbook Transformation 177 $22,390.90
Fletcher Technical Community College Round 1 Textbook Transformation 310 $37,200.00
Fletcher Technical Community College Round 4 Textbook Transformation 30 $19,256.00
Fletcher Technical Community College Round 5 Textbook Transformation 128 $6,705.28
River Parishes Community College Round 4 Textbook Transformation 46 $3,177.68
River Parishes Community College Round 5 Textbook Transformation 144 $19,296.00
University of New Orleans Round 1 Textbook Transformation 68 $13,626.55
University of New Orleans Round 2 Textbook Transformation 37 $4,318.03
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Outcomes

LOUIS funds Affordable Education Resource (AER) and Open Education Resource (OER) projects on an ongoing basis to help promote the use of no-cost or low-cost materials in the classroom, thereby saving students money. AER programs alone have potentially impacted nearly 20,000 students and provided nearly $2 million in student savings. OER programs have potentially impacted more than 77,000 students and provided more than $7 million in student savings.