ULM Majors & Minors
How we shine...
KinesiologyOne of the first undergraduate exercise science programs to be CAAHEP accredited
BiologySeveral of our graduate and undergraduate students have conducted research abroad (eg. Chile, Taiwan)
EnglishOur English graduate students get hands-on experience assisting faculty
PharmacyAccording to statistics, employment of pharmacists is expected to grow by 22% between 2006 and 2016
BiologyOur graduates have proceeded to earn Ph.D.’s, MD’s, DVMs
BiologyOur museum's herbaria & fish collections serve as important teaching tools for our students
BiologyWe have dedicated Pre-Med Advisors who guide students through the curriculum & medical school applications
BiologyThe Howard Hughes Medical Institute program has attracted 50 undergrad research students over the past 3 years
KinesiologyOur exercise science students join the nationally-recognized National Association for Sport & Physical Education (NASPE)
BiologyOver the past 4 years, 100% of our grad students have either found jobs or have continued their education
BiologyWe have scholarships available for deserving students!
GerontologyWe are the first to offer the Certificate in Gerontology
BiologyThe Biology Department celebrated its 50th anniversary this year!
Political ScienceSince its inception ('06-'07), the department has grown from 1 to over 70 majors by the end of '09-'10 academic year
General StudiesSince 2002, more than $70 million has been invested in new construction and renovations on campus
General StudiesUndergraduate and graduate students from 63 parishes, 44 states and 51 countries attend ULM
General StudiesULM is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Social WorkThe Social Work Program is one of only two programs that offer an undergraduate degree in social work in NE La
BiologyThe Howard Hughes Medical Institute program has attracted 173 pre-college students over the past 3 years
BiologyOur undergraduate courses encompass organismal biology, cell & molecular biology, ecology and evolution
General StudiesULM faculty, staff, and students volunteer over 255,000 hours of community service annually
EnglishHigh utilization of technology in teaching
EnglishRecruitment and Retention committee helps connect majors to career opportunities
BiologyThe Howard Hughes Medical Institute program provides research & learning opportunities in molecular biology
General StudiesULM is a 238-acre campus alongside the banks of Bayou DeSiard
BiologyOur undergraduate research students have presented papers at professional meetings & have won awards for their research
GerontologyWe developed the first Center on Aging in Louisiana
EnglishActive grant writing to secure technology for teaching & publications.
Social WorkStatistics report that jobs for social workers are expected to grow faster than usual now and through 2014
AgribusinessULM's Agribusiness program utilizes biotechnology, mapping software and GPS/GIS technologies.
BiologyOur Museum of Natural History has one of the largest herbaria & fish collections in the Southeast U.S.
EnglishOur community service-learning program fosters student connections to potential employers
BiologyOur student acceptance rate into medical school is 60%
BiologyULM's Biology Master’s program includes active research in cell & molecular Biology, field biology and ecology and evolution
PharmacyULM has the only state-supported Doctor of Pharmacy program in Louisiana
BiologyWe have the most diverse undergraduate course offerings at all levels in northern Louisiana
Political ScienceOur faculty have received the SGA’s Faculty Award of Excellence for each of the last three years
GerontologyWe are the only university in Louisiana to offer the M.A. Degree in Gerontology
MathematicsNew curriculum planned to make Actuarial Science classes be offered on a regular basis