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ULM Majors & Minors

How we shine...
Biology
Our museum's herbaria & fish collections serve as important teaching tools for our students
Biology
We have the most diverse undergraduate course offerings at all levels in northern Louisiana
Biology
Several of our graduate and undergraduate students have conducted research abroad (eg. Chile, Taiwan)
Biology
We have scholarships available for deserving students!
English
Recruitment and Retention committee helps connect majors to career opportunities
Medical Laboratory Science
100% of ULM Medical Laboratory Science graduates are employed within 3 months of graduation.
Biology
Our undergraduate research students have presented papers at professional meetings & have won awards for their research
Health Studies
The HS program has 2+2 articulation contracts with community colleges in the region
English
High utilization of technology in teaching
History
Dr. Terry Jones, textbook author, is highly regarded nationally as a leading Civil War historian
Biology
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute program provides research & learning opportunities in molecular biology
English
Our English graduate students get hands-on experience assisting faculty
Biology
ULM's Biology Master’s program includes active research in cell & molecular Biology, field biology and ecology and evolution
Marriage & Family Therapy
The MFT master’s degree is dually accredited by COAMFTE and CACREP
Biology
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute program has attracted 50 undergrad research students over the past 3 years
Biology
Our Museum of Natural History has one of the largest herbaria & fish collections in the Southeast U.S.
English
Active grant writing to secure technology for teaching & publications.
World Languages-French
We offer an Interdisciplinary Global Studies Concentration for French majors
History
We have secured participation in a grant to host and teach at Teaching American History (TAH) Institute
Pharmacy
According to statistics, employment of pharmacists is expected to grow by 22% between 2006 and 2016
Marketing
Our program has developed two areas of emphasis to prepare students for careers in marketing: sales & advertising
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
Counseling
The counseling profession is one of the largest mental health professions in the nation
English
Our community service-learning program fosters student connections to potential employers
Biology
Over the past 4 years, 100% of our grad students have either found jobs or have continued their education
Biology
Our undergraduate courses encompass organismal biology, cell & molecular biology, ecology and evolution
Health Studies
The HS degree provides an additional avenue for those who desire to enter health professional programs
Biology
Our graduates have proceeded to earn Ph.D.’s, MD’s, DVMs
Biology
We have dedicated Pre-Med Advisors who guide students through the curriculum & medical school applications
Biology
The Biology Department celebrated its 50th anniversary this year!
Biology
Our student acceptance rate into medical school is 60%
Health Studies
HS students are better prepared for managerial and operational aspects of healthcare than the traditional job applicant
World Languages-French
We offer study abroad programs in France
Marketing
The Marketing program is student centered; the professors are accessible to students
Marriage & Family Therapy
MFT doctoral students can research renowned psychiatrist Don D. Jackson, whose groundbreaking work is housed at ULM.
Counseling
The programs boast a 99% - 100% placement rate each semester

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Occupational Therapy
Marriage & Family Therapy
Kinesiology
Construction Management
Criminal Justice
Dental Hygiene
Unmanned Aircraft Systems Management
Speech-Language Pathology
Toxicology
Medical Laboratory Science

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