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University of Louisiana - Lafayette

Lafayette, Louisiana

15,091+ students

School Description

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette offers an exceptional education informed by diverse worldviews grounded in tradition, heritage, and culture. We develop leaders and innovators who advance knowledge, cultivate aesthetic sensibility, and improve the human condition.

Programs Offered

Accounting
program is an advanced, graduate-level business degree focused on a curriculum that prepares individ ... uals to work in theaccounting field in various roles, such as auditors at largeaccounting firms, management positions.the program helps in progressing the rapidly changing profession, the challenging curriculum covers managerial accounting, financial management, current topics, and legal and ethical accounting issues Read More
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Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Architecture
the degree develops a students capacity for creative, cumulative and critical thinking; design liter ... acy; and a lifelong cultivation of design.the degree is for students who seek licensure in the professio Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Biology
the program prepares you for teaching, conducting laboratary.program helps students update and deepe ... n their knowledge of the biomedical sciences. offers a rich academic environment in which students may develop a portfolio of expertise applicable to such fields as biotechnology,ecology, microbiology, and physiology/cell biology Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Business Administration
business administration provides students with the operational and economic understanding to enter a ... career in business.students also learn managerial processes and higher administration in order to prepare for leadership roles. courses frequently focus on human resource management, entrepreneurship, finance, accounting, and marketing Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Chemical Engineering
students get a opportunity to closely study areas like atmospheric aerosols,biomolecular engineering ... ,biosensors,chemical therapies for neurodegenerative diseases,composite material synthesis and characterization,electrochemistry,electronic materials,processing,engineering education,flexible display technology,fuel cells,inorganic membranes,process design and operations,protein synthesis,surface, interface and colloidal science,transport phenomena in living systems,,water purification Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Civil Engineering
students will learn how to follow construction safety standards as well as building regulation.civil ... engineering deals with the design and development process in the built environment building infrastructure such as bridges, roads, dams or buildings. a civil engineer gets involved in the whole construction process, from development to evaluation and also develops a maintenance system of the construction project Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Communication
students will learn to become an effective communicator across varied platforms and environments. th ... e program seeks students with open minds to explore new approaches to media, communication, and culture in a challenging, rewarding, and supportive environment Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Computer Engineering
in this program student is provided with the challenging opportunity of pursuing a versatile course ... of study reflecting the student's desires, background and future responsibilities.special-study courses are available to study emerging technology and its application for solving problems Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Computer Science
the program is the study of the principles and use of computers.it is the study of computers and com ... putational systems. unlike electrical and computer engineers, computer scientists deal mostly with software and software systems; this includes their theory, design, development, and application Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Counselor Education
this program offers graduate study which emphasizes both didactic and affective experiences as neces ... sary dimensions in the growth and development of professional learners. special effort is made to sensitize and provide the candidate with experiences and skills to be relevant in working with individuals, groups, couples, families, and populations representing varied backgrounds and motivations Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Criminal Justice
the program is research degree program.the program provides a high level of theoretical and empirica ... l knowledge about crime and criminal justice.it is specially designed to provide research skills needed for careers as criminal justice researchers Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Curriculum and Instruction
the program is intended for individuals who are engaged in the practice of education in the k-12 set ... ting. the maed is designed within a practitioner-researcher framework and aims at preparing individuals who will be competent in curriculum, instruction, leadership, the use of research and data for program decision making, and enhancement of student learning Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Curriculum and Instruction - Instructional Specialist
the instructional specialist concentration provides candidates with the requisite experience that wi ... ll position them to refine, reform, or develop curricula and instruction for themselves as well as their pre-service, novice, or veteran peers Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Dietetics
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Early Childhood
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Education
sudents interested in the general study of education who are not seeking certification to teach usua ... lly take up this program.this program is suited for several types of students.it is mainly ideal for professionals working in schools in non-teaching positions and for professionals working with students or schools through human service agencies or in other settings Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Educational Leadership
it is designed to develop thoughtful and highly skilled educators, administrators, policy analysts, ... and academic practitioners. a combination of theory and practice will enable students to tackle the complex challenges of current education policies and procedures Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Electrical Engineering
it is a program option for students seeking careers in the electric power industry.it allows student ... s to pursue electrical engineering disciplines in depth Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Elementary Education
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
English
the department of english offers several programs.the program enables students to pursue a variety o ... f goals. one could prepare for or advance in a career in instruction; embark on a professional career as a writer; pursue an advanced degree in literary study; be employed in the non-profit sector; or work in the fields of publishing, editing, and technical or professional writing Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Environmental Resource Science
the master of science degree program in environmental resource science will prepare you to become a ... highly-trained environmental scientist ready to address the challenges related to the most critical of the worlds environmental resources: water and soil Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
French
the ma in french language & literature seeks to have each student develop an advanced knowledge of f ... rench and francophone literature, its history, and major works, as well as a sound knowledge of the traditions, aims, and methods of scholarly research in the field Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Geology
the program is designed to enhance students' professional abilities in engineering and the geologica ... l sciences.a masters degree in geology can qualify students in specialized career fields such as oil and mining industries as well as increasing your skills in the environmental field Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
History
history is a study of the past; it often seeks to discover patterns of cause and effect that can obj ... ectively determine events of the past.students get a perspective of the world today through evidence as well as an understanding of why and how historical events unfolded through argument and interpretation Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Informatics
informatics program provides multiple paths to innovation that touch on the technological, social, a ... nd scientific impact of information technology. informatics can encompass complex systems, proactive health informatics, human-computer interaction design, music informatics, intelligent and interactive systems, computing, culture, and society, and virtual heritage, and it allows students to integrate their technical skills and computer science methods with an array of disciplines Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Interior Design
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Kinesiology
programs of study will be individualized based upon student career goals but will emphasize exercise ... science-based topics at the advanced level, advanced quantitative and qualitative research classes and other areas of specialization (such as sports coaching and active aging) based on their science or health background.the program provides the knowledge and experience to students who have a related degree (e.g. b.s. ed. in health and physical education, b.s. in exercise science, exercise physiology, health science, allied health, etc.) to enhance their professional expertise Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Mathematics
the program prepares you for a career in the teaching profession or industry and provides a solid fo ... undation in mathematics for a phd program in any of the leading universities in the nation Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Mechanical Engineering
the ms program in mechanical engineering prepares engineers for doctoral study or industrial positio ... ns that specialize in research, project management and product innovation in mechanical engineering. the program stresses a sound foundation in technical fundamentals, communication and professionalism Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Music
the program in music has emphases in composition or performance practice, and integrates studies in ... performance, composition/analysis, and research. graduates will have opportunities that other students will lack. individualized instruction, access to talented faculty, and many opportunities for performing. the course will encourage to develop the highest levels of instrumental skill through individual lessons and personalised learning Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Music - Traditional Music
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Nursing
the master of science in nursing (msn) program provides innovative educational opportunities for wor ... king nursing professionals who wish to advance their career as a nurse educator or leader Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Petroleum Engineering
the emphasis in course work during the m.s. degree is on depth of understanding of subject matter an ... d on preparing students for careers in the areas of their interest.the core areas include fundamentals and applications of mathematics, statistics, simulation and modelling in the areas of applied drilling, completion, production, reservoir and stimulation engineering Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Physics
the program in physics provides graduate instruction and research experience appropriate to many phy ... sics-related careers. the structure of the program is flexible enough to allow a wide range of programs of study and a wide range of student backgrounds Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Professional Land and Resource Management
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Professional Writing
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Psychology
the graduate program in psychology provides intensive masters degree level education and training, w ... ith most students selecting an applied track which emphasizes clinical and counseling psychology. the program can also provide preparation for further graduate education or, for a limited number of students, the opportunity to pursue specific interests in experimental psychology Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Secondary Education (Grades 6-12)
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Speech Pathology and Audiology
speech pathology and audiology provides students with the necessary clinical and academic expertise ... to obtain employment as a speech-language pathologist in clinical and/or research positions. the program maintains an active speech-language and hearing clini Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Systems Technology
this degree provides students with an in-depth introduction to analyzing, developing and evaluating ... educational tools, programs and systems to be used in education or training settings.design effective instructional materials and implement effective strategies for workplace learning and performance improvement Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Teaching
the master of arts in teaching degree program is an accelerated, post-baccalaureate teacher licensur ... e program specifically designed to meet the needs of the returning adult student. it prepares students for teacher licensure and a master's degree in elementary, middle or high school education Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Visual Arts - Printmaking
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply

Location & Climate

  • Locale type: Midsize-City.
  • Spring temperature ranges between 10°C to 30°C on average.
  • Summer temperature ranges between 22°C to 35°C on average.
  • Fall temperature ranges between 5°C to 30°C on average.
  • Winter temperature ranges between -3°C to 24°C on average.

Contacts

Finances

Avg. Tuition

$21,984

Avg. Boarding

-


Student Info

Student:Faculty

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Male:Female

1 : 1


Admissions Info

Acceptance Rate

55%

Graduation Rate

47%


Other Info

Scholarships

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Avg. Salary

$38,300


Rankings

iSC

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Forbes

529th

Times

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QS Rankings

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Programs Offered

Accounting
program is an advanced, graduate-level business degree focused on a curriculum that prepares individ ... uals to work in theaccounting field in various roles, such as auditors at largeaccounting firms, management positions.the program helps in progressing the rapidly changing profession, the challenging curriculum covers managerial accounting, financial management, current topics, and legal and ethical accounting issues Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Architecture
the degree develops a students capacity for creative, cumulative and critical thinking; design liter ... acy; and a lifelong cultivation of design.the degree is for students who seek licensure in the professio Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Biology
the program prepares you for teaching, conducting laboratary.program helps students update and deepe ... n their knowledge of the biomedical sciences. offers a rich academic environment in which students may develop a portfolio of expertise applicable to such fields as biotechnology,ecology, microbiology, and physiology/cell biology Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Business Administration
business administration provides students with the operational and economic understanding to enter a ... career in business.students also learn managerial processes and higher administration in order to prepare for leadership roles. courses frequently focus on human resource management, entrepreneurship, finance, accounting, and marketing Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Chemical Engineering
students get a opportunity to closely study areas like atmospheric aerosols,biomolecular engineering ... ,biosensors,chemical therapies for neurodegenerative diseases,composite material synthesis and characterization,electrochemistry,electronic materials,processing,engineering education,flexible display technology,fuel cells,inorganic membranes,process design and operations,protein synthesis,surface, interface and colloidal science,transport phenomena in living systems,,water purification Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Civil Engineering
students will learn how to follow construction safety standards as well as building regulation.civil ... engineering deals with the design and development process in the built environment building infrastructure such as bridges, roads, dams or buildings. a civil engineer gets involved in the whole construction process, from development to evaluation and also develops a maintenance system of the construction project Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Communication
students will learn to become an effective communicator across varied platforms and environments. th ... e program seeks students with open minds to explore new approaches to media, communication, and culture in a challenging, rewarding, and supportive environment Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Computer Engineering
in this program student is provided with the challenging opportunity of pursuing a versatile course ... of study reflecting the student's desires, background and future responsibilities.special-study courses are available to study emerging technology and its application for solving problems Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Computer Science
the program is the study of the principles and use of computers.it is the study of computers and com ... putational systems. unlike electrical and computer engineers, computer scientists deal mostly with software and software systems; this includes their theory, design, development, and application Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Counselor Education
this program offers graduate study which emphasizes both didactic and affective experiences as neces ... sary dimensions in the growth and development of professional learners. special effort is made to sensitize and provide the candidate with experiences and skills to be relevant in working with individuals, groups, couples, families, and populations representing varied backgrounds and motivations Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Criminal Justice
the program is research degree program.the program provides a high level of theoretical and empirica ... l knowledge about crime and criminal justice.it is specially designed to provide research skills needed for careers as criminal justice researchers Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Curriculum and Instruction
the program is intended for individuals who are engaged in the practice of education in the k-12 set ... ting. the maed is designed within a practitioner-researcher framework and aims at preparing individuals who will be competent in curriculum, instruction, leadership, the use of research and data for program decision making, and enhancement of student learning Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Curriculum and Instruction - Instructional Specialist
the instructional specialist concentration provides candidates with the requisite experience that wi ... ll position them to refine, reform, or develop curricula and instruction for themselves as well as their pre-service, novice, or veteran peers Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Dietetics
... Read More
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Early Childhood
... Read More
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Education
sudents interested in the general study of education who are not seeking certification to teach usua ... lly take up this program.this program is suited for several types of students.it is mainly ideal for professionals working in schools in non-teaching positions and for professionals working with students or schools through human service agencies or in other settings Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Educational Leadership
it is designed to develop thoughtful and highly skilled educators, administrators, policy analysts, ... and academic practitioners. a combination of theory and practice will enable students to tackle the complex challenges of current education policies and procedures Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Electrical Engineering
it is a program option for students seeking careers in the electric power industry.it allows student ... s to pursue electrical engineering disciplines in depth Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Elementary Education
... Read More
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
English
the department of english offers several programs.the program enables students to pursue a variety o ... f goals. one could prepare for or advance in a career in instruction; embark on a professional career as a writer; pursue an advanced degree in literary study; be employed in the non-profit sector; or work in the fields of publishing, editing, and technical or professional writing Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Environmental Resource Science
the master of science degree program in environmental resource science will prepare you to become a ... highly-trained environmental scientist ready to address the challenges related to the most critical of the worlds environmental resources: water and soil Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
French
the ma in french language & literature seeks to have each student develop an advanced knowledge of f ... rench and francophone literature, its history, and major works, as well as a sound knowledge of the traditions, aims, and methods of scholarly research in the field Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Geology
the program is designed to enhance students' professional abilities in engineering and the geologica ... l sciences.a masters degree in geology can qualify students in specialized career fields such as oil and mining industries as well as increasing your skills in the environmental field Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
History
history is a study of the past; it often seeks to discover patterns of cause and effect that can obj ... ectively determine events of the past.students get a perspective of the world today through evidence as well as an understanding of why and how historical events unfolded through argument and interpretation Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Informatics
informatics program provides multiple paths to innovation that touch on the technological, social, a ... nd scientific impact of information technology. informatics can encompass complex systems, proactive health informatics, human-computer interaction design, music informatics, intelligent and interactive systems, computing, culture, and society, and virtual heritage, and it allows students to integrate their technical skills and computer science methods with an array of disciplines Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Interior Design
... Read More
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Kinesiology
programs of study will be individualized based upon student career goals but will emphasize exercise ... science-based topics at the advanced level, advanced quantitative and qualitative research classes and other areas of specialization (such as sports coaching and active aging) based on their science or health background.the program provides the knowledge and experience to students who have a related degree (e.g. b.s. ed. in health and physical education, b.s. in exercise science, exercise physiology, health science, allied health, etc.) to enhance their professional expertise Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Mathematics
the program prepares you for a career in the teaching profession or industry and provides a solid fo ... undation in mathematics for a phd program in any of the leading universities in the nation Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Mechanical Engineering
the ms program in mechanical engineering prepares engineers for doctoral study or industrial positio ... ns that specialize in research, project management and product innovation in mechanical engineering. the program stresses a sound foundation in technical fundamentals, communication and professionalism Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Music
the program in music has emphases in composition or performance practice, and integrates studies in ... performance, composition/analysis, and research. graduates will have opportunities that other students will lack. individualized instruction, access to talented faculty, and many opportunities for performing. the course will encourage to develop the highest levels of instrumental skill through individual lessons and personalised learning Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Music - Traditional Music
... Read More
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Nursing
the master of science in nursing (msn) program provides innovative educational opportunities for wor ... king nursing professionals who wish to advance their career as a nurse educator or leader Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Petroleum Engineering
the emphasis in course work during the m.s. degree is on depth of understanding of subject matter an ... d on preparing students for careers in the areas of their interest.the core areas include fundamentals and applications of mathematics, statistics, simulation and modelling in the areas of applied drilling, completion, production, reservoir and stimulation engineering Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Physics
the program in physics provides graduate instruction and research experience appropriate to many phy ... sics-related careers. the structure of the program is flexible enough to allow a wide range of programs of study and a wide range of student backgrounds Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Professional Land and Resource Management
... Read More
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Professional Writing
... Read More
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Psychology
the graduate program in psychology provides intensive masters degree level education and training, w ... ith most students selecting an applied track which emphasizes clinical and counseling psychology. the program can also provide preparation for further graduate education or, for a limited number of students, the opportunity to pursue specific interests in experimental psychology Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Secondary Education (Grades 6-12)
... Read More
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Speech Pathology and Audiology
speech pathology and audiology provides students with the necessary clinical and academic expertise ... to obtain employment as a speech-language pathologist in clinical and/or research positions. the program maintains an active speech-language and hearing clini Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Systems Technology
this degree provides students with an in-depth introduction to analyzing, developing and evaluating ... educational tools, programs and systems to be used in education or training settings.design effective instructional materials and implement effective strategies for workplace learning and performance improvement Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Teaching
the master of arts in teaching degree program is an accelerated, post-baccalaureate teacher licensur ... e program specifically designed to meet the needs of the returning adult student. it prepares students for teacher licensure and a master's degree in elementary, middle or high school education Read More
-
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Visual Arts - Printmaking
... Read More
$37,399
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply

Location & Climate

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