Tulane University

United States of America

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Tulane University was founded in 1834 in New Orleans, Los Angeles and is a private research university. It is one of the best colleges in Louisiana and is divided in the uptown campus and the downtown campus. The school was founded as a public medical college in 1834, and became a comprehensive university in 1847.

Tulane University follows a semester based academic calendar. The university comprises of various schools: School of Architecture, School of Business, School of Liberal Arts, School of Science and Engineering, School of Professional Advancement, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, School of Medicine, School of Social Work and School of Law. The most popular majors at the university are Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Social Sciences, Health Professions and Related Programs and Psychology.

The university has a total student population of over 12,400 of which 7,800 are enrolled in under graduate courses. Tulane University has a student to faculty ratio of 9:1 and the acceptance rate of 30%. It is mandatory for the freshmen and sophomores to live on the university campus.

Tulane is a member of Association of American Universities. Tulane is designated by the Carnegie  Foundation as a research university with "very high research activity.” In 2008 Tulane was ranked by the Ford Foundation as the major international studies research institution in the South and one of the top 15 nationally.

Notable Alumni: Newton Leroy Gingrich (American politician and author from the state of Georgia who served as the 50th Speaker of the United States House), Gerald Norman Springer (American television presenter, former lawyer, politician, news presenter, actor, and musician)

 

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test
English

The course equips the student to take to higher education in the discipline courses taken during the course. BA Programme broadly consists of discipline, language, foundation and application courses. The degree provides students with career opportunities in administration, event coordination, insurance, social services, travel and tourism, sports coordinating, etc. The main goal of this degree is to develop analytical abilities, research experience, and verbal communication skill in students.

Common Application or Tulane online application, Personal Statement, High School Transcript, Secondary School Report/Guidance Counselor Recommendation, Certification of Finances, Portfolio/ Audition Materials or Interview (optional), Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL

Teaching, Journalism, Publishing, Law, Broadcasting and Librarianship.

15th Jan

English

The course equips the student to take to higher education in the discipline courses taken during the course. BA Programme broadly consists of discipline, language, foundation and application courses. The degree provides students with career opportunities in administration, event coordination, insurance, social services, travel and tourism, sports coordinating, etc. The main goal of this degree is to develop analytical abilities, research experience, and verbal communication skill in students.

Common Application or Tulane online application, Personal Statement, High School Transcript, Secondary School Report/Guidance Counselor Recommendation, Certification of Finances, Portfolio/ Audition Materials or Interview (optional), Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL

Charity officer, Community development worker, International aid/development worker, Local government officer, Market researcher, Social researcher.

15th Jan

English

The course equips the student to take to higher education in the discipline courses taken during the course. BA Programme broadly consists of discipline, language, foundation and application courses. The degree provides students with career opportunities in administration, event coordination, insurance, social services, travel and tourism, sports coordinating, etc. The main goal of this degree is to develop analytical abilities, research experience, and verbal communication skill in students.

Common Application or Tulane online application, Personal Statement, High School Transcript, Secondary School Report/Guidance Counselor Recommendation, Certification of Finances, Portfolio/ Audition Materials or Interview (optional), Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL

Gallery curator, Art conservation and restoration, Antique dealer, Art consultant for a hotel or corporation.

15th Jan

English

The course equips the student to take to higher education in the discipline courses taken during the course. BA Programme broadly consists of discipline, language, foundation and application courses. The degree provides students with career opportunities in administration, event coordination, insurance, social services, travel and tourism, sports coordinating, etc. The main goal of this degree is to develop analytical abilities, research experience, and verbal communication skill in students.

Common Application or Tulane online application, Personal Statement, High School Transcript, Secondary School Report/Guidance Counselor Recommendation, Certification of Finances, Portfolio/ Audition Materials or Interview (optional), Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL

Teaching, Journalism, Publishing, Law, Broadcasting and Librarianship.

15th Jan

English

The course equips the student to take to higher education in the discipline courses taken during the course. BA Programme broadly consists of discipline, language, foundation and application courses. The degree provides students with career opportunities in administration, event coordination, insurance, social services, travel and tourism, sports coordinating, etc. The main goal of this degree is to develop analytical abilities, research experience, and verbal communication skill in students.

Common Application or Tulane online application, Personal Statement, High School Transcript, Secondary School Report/Guidance Counselor Recommendation, Certification of Finances, Portfolio/ Audition Materials or Interview (optional), Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL

Archivist, Barrister, Chartered accountant, Civil Service fast streamer, Editorial assistant, Heritage manager, Higher education lecturer, Market researcher, Museum/gallery curator, Newspaper journalist, Public relations account executive, Secondary school teacher, Solicitor.

15th Jan

a) Common Application or Tulane Application

b) Official high school transcripts and Secondary School Report

c) Official SAT/ACT scores

d) Typical SAT scores-Math(620-700), Critical reading (620-710), Writing(640-720), ACT Composite(29-32)

e) Average GPA 3.51

f) TOEFL/IELTS scores if the applicant’s native language is not English

g) TOEFL-90 and IELTS-6.5

h) Acceptance rate: 30% (2015)

i) Certification of Finances (international applicants)

j) Optional portfolio/audition

Requirements may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

Fees

Bachelors: $56,800

Masters: Fees vary for each program

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific fees.

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living at Tulane University is $15,770 approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Bachelors: January 15

Masters: Deadlines vary for each program.

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.

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University Stats

13580

Students

8450

Undergraduates

5130

Postgraduate

1200

Faculty Strength

11

Student Faculty Ratio

31
%

Acceptance Rate

$
56800

Tuition Fees

$
15770

Living Cost

$
2285

Other Fees

3.5

Avg. GPA

32

Avg. IB

83
%

Avg. Percentage

* All cost are in USD