ULM Majors & Minors
How we shine...
Speech-Language PathologyMasters program graduates achieved a 96% Praxis exam pass rate & 96% graduation rate over the past 3 years
BiologyOur museum's herbaria & fish collections serve as important teaching tools for our students
BiologyOur Museum of Natural History has one of the largest herbaria & fish collections in the Southeast U.S.
Educational LeadershipNational program plan reviewers recently recommended a special commendation be given to ULM
BiologyThe Howard Hughes Medical Institute program provides research & learning opportunities in molecular biology
NursingThe average pass rate for the NCLEX from April 2007 through September 2009 was 97.5%
CounselingThe programs boast a 99% - 100% placement rate each semester
NursingOutstanding NCLEX scores and program reputation have yielded 100% employment of all graduates
Dental HygieneOur Mobile Dental Hygiene Unit provides additional student learning opportunities
ToxicologyRecipient of a LA DEQ 2009-2010 Environmental Leadership Award in Educational Leadership
EnglishOur English graduate students get hands-on experience assisting faculty
PsychologyEmployment of psychologists is expected to grow 15% from 2006 to 2016, faster than the average for all occupations
BiologyOur graduates have proceeded to earn Ph.D.’s, MD’s, DVMs
BiologyOur undergraduate courses encompass organismal biology, cell & molecular biology, ecology and evolution
Speech-Language PathologyFor the past 3 years, graduates of the Masters program achieved a 100% employment rate
BiologyWe have the most diverse undergraduate course offerings at all levels in northern Louisiana
BiologyULM's Biology Master’s program includes active research in cell & molecular Biology, field biology and ecology and evolution
BiologyThe Howard Hughes Medical Institute program has attracted 173 pre-college students over the past 3 years
NursingOur recent pass rates far exceed both state and national averages
BiologyOver the past 4 years, 100% of our grad students have either found jobs or have continued their education
ToxicologyOur program was the first of its kind in the South and currently one of only six nationally
EnglishOur community service-learning program fosters student connections to potential employers
BiologyOur student acceptance rate into medical school is 60%
Speech-Language PathologyThe Kitty DeGree Speech and Hearing Center is a state of the art facility in which students get face to face contact with clients
ToxicologyFollowing Hurricane Katrina, our graduates at LDEQ participated in assessment and remediation of environmental contaminants
World Languages-FrenchWe offer an Interdisciplinary Global Studies Concentration for French majors
Dental HygieneOur program is one of 3 programs in the state and one of the 2 programs that offer the B.S. degree
Speech-Language PathologyThe "Bachelor's to Work" track is the only one of its kind in the state of Louisiana
PsychologyThe program provides a degree opportunity that is within a manageable distance from home for many in the region
BiologyWe have scholarships available for deserving students!
BiologyOur undergraduate research students have presented papers at professional meetings & have won awards for their research
ToxicologyToxicology has been awarded several grants to identify sources of (& reduction of) nonpoint pollution
EnglishHigh utilization of technology in teaching
BiologyThe Biology Department celebrated its 50th anniversary this year!
EnglishRecruitment and Retention committee helps connect majors to career opportunities
CounselingThe counseling profession is one of the largest mental health professions in the nation
BiologyThe Howard Hughes Medical Institute program has attracted 50 undergrad research students over the past 3 years
NursingOn four separate occasions since 2008, graduates have scored 100% on their NCLEX
BiologyWe have dedicated Pre-Med Advisors who guide students through the curriculum & medical school applications
Dental HygieneWe offer an online degree completion program for those dental hygienists with an associate degree
BiologySeveral of our graduate and undergraduate students have conducted research abroad (eg. Chile, Taiwan)
ToxicologyRecipient of a City of Monroe Certificate of Appreciation – Great American Cleanup Day
EnglishActive grant writing to secure technology for teaching & publications.
World Languages-FrenchWe offer study abroad programs in France
Speech-Language PathologySpeech-Language Pathology is the only Communicative Disorders Program located in the Louisiana-Delta Region
"The Spanish department at ULM nurtured my understanding of the broad world that the Spanish language encompasses from history, culture, literature, and linguistics. What I learned at ULM instilled a deeper passion that fuels my desire to continue my study of Spanish in graduate school."