ULM Majors & Minors
How we shine...
BiologyOur graduates have proceeded to earn Ph.D.’s, MD’s, DVMs
GerontologyWe developed the first Center on Aging in Louisiana
BiologyWe have scholarships available for deserving students!
Medical Laboratory Science100% of ULM Medical Laboratory Science graduates are employed within 3 months of graduation.
BiologyOver the past 4 years, 100% of our grad students have either found jobs or have continued their education
HistoryDr. Terry Jones, textbook author, is highly regarded nationally as a leading Civil War historian
General StudiesULM faculty, staff, and students volunteer over 255,000 hours of community service annually
GerontologyWe are the only university in Louisiana to offer the M.A. Degree in Gerontology
BiologySeveral of our graduate and undergraduate students have conducted research abroad (eg. Chile, Taiwan)
General StudiesULM is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
General StudiesULM is a 238-acre campus alongside the banks of Bayou DeSiard
BiologyWe have dedicated Pre-Med Advisors who guide students through the curriculum & medical school applications
BiologyOur undergraduate research students have presented papers at professional meetings & have won awards for their research
BiologyULM's Biology Master’s program includes active research in cell & molecular Biology, field biology and ecology and evolution
Dental HygieneOur Mobile Dental Hygiene Unit provides additional student learning opportunities
HistoryWe have secured participation in a grant to host and teach at Teaching American History (TAH) Institute
Dental HygieneWe offer an online degree completion program for those dental hygienists with an associate degree
BiologyOur student acceptance rate into medical school is 60%
AgribusinessULM's Agribusiness program utilizes biotechnology, mapping software and GPS/GIS technologies.
MarketingThe Marketing program is student centered; the professors are accessible to students
BiologyWe have the most diverse undergraduate course offerings at all levels in northern Louisiana
BiologyOur museum's herbaria & fish collections serve as important teaching tools for our students
General StudiesUndergraduate and graduate students from 63 parishes, 44 states and 51 countries attend ULM
MarketingOur program has developed two areas of emphasis to prepare students for careers in marketing: sales & advertising
BiologyThe Biology Department celebrated its 50th anniversary this year!
BiologyThe Howard Hughes Medical Institute program has attracted 173 pre-college students over the past 3 years
BiologyOur Museum of Natural History has one of the largest herbaria & fish collections in the Southeast U.S.
GerontologyWe are the first to offer the Certificate in Gerontology
BiologyThe Howard Hughes Medical Institute program has attracted 50 undergrad research students over the past 3 years
Education: Curriculum and InstructionAlmost all graduates are employed with permanent teaching positions within six months
Marriage & Family TherapyThe MFT master’s degree is dually accredited by COAMFTE and CACREP
General StudiesSince 2002, more than $70 million has been invested in new construction and renovations on campus
BiologyOur undergraduate courses encompass organismal biology, cell & molecular biology, ecology and evolution
Marriage & Family TherapyMFT doctoral students can research renowned psychiatrist Don D. Jackson, whose groundbreaking work is housed at ULM.
BiologyThe Howard Hughes Medical Institute program provides research & learning opportunities in molecular biology
Dental HygieneOur program is one of 3 programs in the state and one of the 2 programs that offer the B.S. degree
"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."