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ULM Majors & Minors

How we shine...
Accounting
The relationships between students and faculty continue for years after graduation
Biology
Our undergraduate courses encompass organismal biology, cell & molecular biology, ecology and evolution
Biology
Over the past 4 years, 100% of our grad students have either found jobs or have continued their education
Biology
We have scholarships available for deserving students!
Management
Several of our faculty have worked closely with area businesses
Biology
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute program provides research & learning opportunities in molecular biology
Biology
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute program has attracted 50 undergrad research students over the past 3 years
General Studies
ULM is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Construction Management
Graduates are placed in all major cities in Louisiana as well as surrounding states
General Studies
ULM faculty, staff, and students volunteer over 255,000 hours of community service annually
Biology
Our undergraduate research students have presented papers at professional meetings & have won awards for their research
Occupational Therapy
100% of OTA practitioners in the region's school systems are ULM graduates
Accounting
Recent statistics show that nearly 1/3 of students graduating have already accepted employment at the time of graduation
General Studies
ULM is a 238-acre campus alongside the banks of Bayou DeSiard
Psychology
The program provides a degree opportunity that is within a manageable distance from home for many in the region
Art
We house the Bry Art Gallery and outdoor ULM Sculpture Garden, a student and community resource
Construction Management
With few exceptions, every major construction firm in northeast LA either employs or is owned by a program graduate
Accounting
About 90% of students known to be seeking employment have found employment within 3 months of graduation
Biology
The Biology Department celebrated its 50th anniversary this year!
History
We have secured participation in a grant to host and teach at Teaching American History (TAH) Institute
Biology
Our museum's herbaria & fish collections serve as important teaching tools for our students
General Studies
Since 2002, more than $70 million has been invested in new construction and renovations on campus
Art
Unlike other art degrees in the region, ours provides a broad base of experience in several areas of artistic production
Biology
ULM's Biology Master’s program includes active research in cell & molecular Biology, field biology and ecology and evolution
Accounting
Our faculty know our students and our students know our faculty
Accounting
The department is one of four AACSB accredited accounting programs in the state
General Studies
Undergraduate and graduate students from 63 parishes, 44 states and 51 countries attend ULM
Psychology
Employment of psychologists is expected to grow 15% from 2006 to 2016, faster than the average for all occupations
Accounting
100% of the accounting faculty have held one or more professional accounting certifications
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 Howard Hughes Medical Institute program has attracted 173 pre-college students over the past 3 years
Biology
Several of our graduate and undergraduate students have conducted research abroad (eg. Chile, Taiwan)
Biology
Our Museum of Natural History has one of the largest herbaria & fish collections in the Southeast U.S.
Educational Leadership
National program plan reviewers recently recommended a special commendation be given to ULM
Accounting
One of less than 10 universities in the world with an AACSB International accredited undergraduate (only) program
History
Dr. Terry Jones, textbook author, is highly regarded nationally as a leading Civil War historian
Occupational Therapy
ULM's OTA program one of only two in Louisiana
Art
Our broad based program makes graduates more diverse, flexible and marketable
Biology
Our student acceptance rate into medical school is 60%
Occupational Therapy
90% of the OTA practitioners in the northeast Louisiana region are ULM graduates
Biology
We have the most diverse undergraduate course offerings at all levels in northern Louisiana
Management
We are active in developing internship opportunities for students

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Communication
Occupational Therapy
Art
Pharmacy
World Languages-Spanish
Marriage & Family Therapy
Toxicology
Biology
Speech-Language Pathology
Nursing

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