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ULM Majors & Minors

How we shine...
Political Science
Since its inception ('06-'07), the department has grown from 1 to over 70 majors by the end of '09-'10 academic year
Biology
The Biology Department celebrated its 50th anniversary this year!
Toxicology
Toxicology has been awarded several grants to identify sources of (& reduction of) nonpoint pollution
Criminal Justice
Integration with Numerous Agencies
Political Science
Our faculty have received the SGA’s Faculty Award of Excellence for each of the last three years
Biology
Several of our graduate and undergraduate students have conducted research abroad (eg. Chile, Taiwan)
Biology
Our graduates have proceeded to earn Ph.D.’s, MD’s, DVMs
Biology
Our Museum of Natural History has one of the largest herbaria & fish collections in the Southeast U.S.
Art
Our broad based program makes graduates more diverse, flexible and marketable
Toxicology
Our program was the first of its kind in the South and currently one of only six nationally
Biology
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute program provides research & learning opportunities in molecular biology
Communication
Competitive MACLab and Digital Studio with multimedia capabilities
Communication
New curriculum will be introduced to interface with digital enhancements in resource centers
Toxicology
Following Hurricane Katrina, our graduates at LDEQ participated in assessment and remediation of environmental contaminants
Biology
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute program has attracted 173 pre-college students over the past 3 years
Biology
Our student acceptance rate into medical school is 60%
Communication
Our faculty have received awards for their photography and research interests
Marketing
Our program has developed two areas of emphasis to prepare students for careers in marketing: sales & advertising
Toxicology
Recipient of a LA DEQ 2009-2010 Environmental Leadership Award in Educational Leadership
Kinesiology
One of the first undergraduate exercise science programs to be CAAHEP accredited
Communication
Our faculty publish in international, national, and regional journals
Biology
We have scholarships available for deserving students!
Accounting
100% of the accounting faculty have held one or more professional accounting certifications
Accounting
Recent statistics show that nearly 1/3 of students graduating have already accepted employment at the time of graduation
Toxicology
Recipient of a City of Monroe Certificate of Appreciation – Great American Cleanup Day
Accounting
About 90% of students known to be seeking employment have found employment within 3 months of graduation
Biology
Our museum's herbaria & fish collections serve as important teaching tools for our students
Marketing
The Marketing program is student centered; the professors are accessible to students
Art
We house the Bry Art Gallery and outdoor ULM Sculpture Garden, a student and community resource
Biology
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute program has attracted 50 undergrad research students over the past 3 years
Accounting
One of less than 10 universities in the world with an AACSB International accredited undergraduate (only) program
Biology
Over the past 4 years, 100% of our grad students have either found jobs or have continued their education
Accounting
The relationships between students and faculty continue for years after graduation
Accounting
Our faculty know our students and our students know our faculty
Risk Management & Insurance
One of only two risk management and insurance programs in the state and one of only 32 in the world
Biology
ULM's Biology Master’s program includes active research in cell & molecular Biology, field biology and ecology and evolution
Communication
Our students are accepted into highly competitive graduate programs across the country
Biology
We have dedicated Pre-Med Advisors who guide students through the curriculum & medical school applications
Accounting
The department is one of four AACSB accredited accounting programs in the state
Risk Management & Insurance
The program meets the needs of a specific market in NE La and beyond in the areas of teaching, research & service
Risk Management & Insurance
100% of RMI students who want to work in the insurance industry are able to secure jobs in the industry
Biology
We have the most diverse undergraduate course offerings at all levels in northern Louisiana
Biology
Our undergraduate research students have presented papers at professional meetings & have won awards for their research
Art
Unlike other art degrees in the region, ours provides a broad base of experience in several areas of artistic production
Biology
Our undergraduate courses encompass organismal biology, cell & molecular biology, ecology and evolution
Kinesiology
Our exercise science students join the nationally-recognized National Association for Sport & Physical Education (NASPE)

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Biology
Dental Hygiene
Nursing
Toxicology
Kinesiology
Pharmacy
Marriage & Family Therapy
Speech-Language Pathology
Art
Atmospheric Science

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