TUITION EXEMPTIONS

Students who join the Rural Scholars Track can receive up to four years of tuition exemptions. To be eligible, students must contractually agree to:

  • Practice in one of the following primary-care specialties:
    -Family Medicine
    -Pediatrics
    -General Internal Medicine
    -Medicine/Pediatrics
    -Obstetrics/Gynecology
             or
    -General Surgery
  • Return to a designated rural area in Louisiana to practice upon completion of residency
  • Practice in this rural area for at least five years