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ULM Majors & Minors

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Biology
We have the most diverse undergraduate course offerings at all levels in northern Louisiana
Biology
We have scholarships available for deserving students!
Health Studies
The HS program has 2+2 articulation contracts with community colleges in the region
Biology
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute program provides research & learning opportunities in molecular biology
Biology
Our museum's herbaria & fish collections serve as important teaching tools for our students
Management
We are active in developing internship opportunities for students
Biology
Our graduates have proceeded to earn Ph.D.’s, MD’s, DVMs
Biology
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute program has attracted 50 undergrad research students over the past 3 years
Art
Unlike other art degrees in the region, ours provides a broad base of experience in several areas of artistic production
Kinesiology
Our exercise science students join the nationally-recognized National Association for Sport & Physical Education (NASPE)
Biology
The Biology Department celebrated its 50th anniversary this year!
Unmanned Aircraft Systems Management
Innovative UAS program with a business focus
Biology
Over the past 4 years, 100% of our grad students have either found jobs or have continued their education
Biology
We have dedicated Pre-Med Advisors who guide students through the curriculum & medical school applications
Occupational Therapy
ULM's OTA program one of only two in Louisiana
Biology
Our undergraduate courses encompass organismal biology, cell & molecular biology, ecology and evolution
Biology
Our undergraduate research students have presented papers at professional meetings & have won awards for their research
Management
Several of our faculty have worked closely with area businesses
Nursing
On four separate occasions since 2008, graduates have scored 100% on their NCLEX
Kinesiology
One of the first undergraduate exercise science programs to be CAAHEP accredited
Pharmacy
According to statistics, employment of pharmacists is expected to grow by 22% between 2006 and 2016
Health Studies
The HS degree provides an additional avenue for those who desire to enter health professional programs
Biology
Our Museum of Natural History has one of the largest herbaria & fish collections in the Southeast U.S.
Biology
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute program has attracted 173 pre-college students over the past 3 years
Pharmacy
ULM has the only state-supported Doctor of Pharmacy program in Louisiana
Biology
Our student acceptance rate into medical school is 60%
Biology
ULM's Biology Master’s program includes active research in cell & molecular Biology, field biology and ecology and evolution
Art
We house the Bry Art Gallery and outdoor ULM Sculpture Garden, a student and community resource
Biology
Several of our graduate and undergraduate students have conducted research abroad (eg. Chile, Taiwan)
Nursing
Our recent pass rates far exceed both state and national averages
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
Health Studies
HS students are better prepared for managerial and operational aspects of healthcare than the traditional job applicant
Political Science
Our faculty have received the SGA’s Faculty Award of Excellence for each of the last three years
Occupational Therapy
100% of OTA practitioners in the region's school systems are ULM graduates
Art
Our broad based program makes graduates more diverse, flexible and marketable
Occupational Therapy
90% of the OTA practitioners in the northeast Louisiana region are ULM graduates
Nursing
The average pass rate for the NCLEX from April 2007 through September 2009 was 97.5%

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