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ULM Majors & Minors

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Criminal Justice
Integration with Numerous Agencies
Biology
We have the most diverse undergraduate course offerings at all levels in northern Louisiana
Biology
Our Museum of Natural History has one of the largest herbaria & fish collections in the Southeast U.S.
General Studies
ULM faculty, staff, and students volunteer over 255,000 hours of community service annually
Music
We recently staged the world premiere of Sylvan Beach, an opera by ULM faculty member Dr. Mel Mobley
Computer Science
Students can select from one of four areas of study where they can apply computer science concepts
Health Studies
The HS degree provides an additional avenue for those who desire to enter health professional programs
Accounting
Recent statistics show that nearly 1/3 of students graduating have already accepted employment at the time of graduation
Computer Science
A survey of graduates since 2001 reflects that 94% were enrolled in grad school or employed in a related career within 1 year
Accounting
About 90% of students known to be seeking employment have found employment within 3 months of graduation
Biology
We have scholarships available for deserving students!
General Studies
Since 2002, more than $70 million has been invested in new construction and renovations on campus
Music
The Composer-In-Residence series has brought to campus internationally known composers
Biology
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute program provides research & learning opportunities in molecular biology
Biology
Over the past 4 years, 100% of our grad students have either found jobs or have continued their education
Biology
Our graduates have proceeded to earn Ph.D.’s, MD’s, DVMs
General Studies
ULM is a 238-acre campus alongside the banks of Bayou DeSiard
Biology
ULM's Biology Master’s program includes active research in cell & molecular Biology, field biology and ecology and evolution
Biology
Our museum's herbaria & fish collections serve as important teaching tools for our students
Biology
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute program has attracted 173 pre-college students over the past 3 years
Biology
Several of our graduate and undergraduate students have conducted research abroad (eg. Chile, Taiwan)
Biology
Our undergraduate courses encompass organismal biology, cell & molecular biology, ecology and evolution
Music
The Division of Music hosted the world renowned Ying String Quartet during the Fall semester
General Studies
Undergraduate and graduate students from 63 parishes, 44 states and 51 countries attend ULM
Accounting
The department is one of four AACSB accredited accounting programs in the state
Political Science
Since its inception ('06-'07), the department has grown from 1 to over 70 majors by the end of '09-'10 academic year
Nursing
Outstanding NCLEX scores and program reputation have yielded 100% employment of all graduates
General Studies
ULM is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Accounting
Our faculty know our students and our students know our faculty
Accounting
The relationships between students and faculty continue for years after graduation
Music
The ULM Band Department has hosted the U.S. Marine Band & U.S. Air Force Bands
Nursing
On four separate occasions since 2008, graduates have scored 100% on their NCLEX
Health Studies
HS students are better prepared for managerial and operational aspects of healthcare than the traditional job applicant
Nursing
Our recent pass rates far exceed both state and national averages
Biology
The Biology Department celebrated its 50th anniversary this year!
Music
The ULM Wind Ensemble performed the world premiere of Cordoba by Emmy award winning composer Julie Giroux
Nursing
The average pass rate for the NCLEX from April 2007 through September 2009 was 97.5%
Biology
We have dedicated Pre-Med Advisors who guide students through the curriculum & medical school applications
Pharmacy
ULM has the only state-supported Doctor of Pharmacy program in Louisiana
Pharmacy
According to statistics, employment of pharmacists is expected to grow by 22% between 2006 and 2016
Accounting
One of less than 10 universities in the world with an AACSB International accredited undergraduate (only) program
Accounting
100% of the accounting faculty have held one or more professional accounting certifications
Biology
Our student acceptance rate into medical school is 60%
Biology
Our undergraduate research students have presented papers at professional meetings & have won awards for their research
Computer Science
Our Computer Science program has been continuously accredited since 1987
Biology
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute program has attracted 50 undergrad research students over the past 3 years
Political Science
Our faculty have received the SGA’s Faculty Award of Excellence for each of the last three years
Health Studies
The HS program has 2+2 articulation contracts with community colleges in the region

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ULM offers other minor options. For more information about majors & minors, see the academic catalog.