A graduate degree from ULM offers a competitive advantage for students seeking to improve their career opportunities. Our degree programs are offered in on-campus, full- or part-time, and online formats that are designed to meet the diverse needs of our student body. All of our programs are academically rigorous and involve intensive work in your major program; many of our graduate programs provide essential community services. As a graduate student, you make a vital contribution to the ULM campus and the surrounding community. Join us!
ULM named best online university in Louisiana
Factors considered in this ranking include academic excellence, faculty strength, online teaching methods, reputation, awards, and number of programs offered.
ULM named tier one regional university by U.S. News & World Report
ULM is the highest ranked Louisiana institution and is number 81 on the list.
ULM online programs nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report
ULM’s online graduate business degree (MBA) and online graduate education degree (M.Ed.) are nationally ranked in the 2014 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Online Programs.”
ULM online MBA named one of U.S. News & World Report's 2013 "Best Online Education
U.S. News & World Report’s 2013 Best Online Education Programs includes the online MBA offered by the University of Louisiana at Monroe’s College of Business.
Special Announcement: The Master in Public Administration (MPA) online program will begin in Fall 2015. See the MPA page for additional information.
Special Announcement: The deadline to apply for Fall 2015 Admission was extended to July 31, 2015. Apply Now!
July 31 - Application for Admission deadline for Fall 2015 Semester
August 24 - Classes Begin
August 24 - Orientation for Graduate Assistants
September 18 - Last day for removing (i) grades
October 15 - Final Date for filing thesis/dissertation with Graduate Advisory Committee
October 29 - Final Date for filing thesis/dissertation with Graduate School
November 2 - 6 - Comprehensive Exams
November 16 - Applications for Graduate Degree due for Spring 2016 Commencement
December 12 - Fall Commencement
See Schedule of Classes for late registration information and other important dates