University of Louisiana at Monroe Graduate Schools

University of Louisiana at Monroe (referred to as ULM) is a Public, 4 years school located in Monroe, LA. It is classified as a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Louisiana at Monroe is $9,777 for Louisiana residents and $21,877 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,990 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 8,718 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

University of Louisiana at Monroe (referred to as ULM) is a Public, 4 years school located in Monroe, LA. It is classified as a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (7/1/1955 - Current[Estimated Date]).
ULM Directory Information
School NameUniversity of Louisiana at Monroe (ULM)
Address700 University Avenue, Monroe, LA 71209-0000
Phone318-342-1000
Webhttps://www.ulm.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.ulm.edu/admissions/apply.html
Financial Infohttps://www.ulm.edu/financialaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Louisiana at Monroe is $9,777 for Louisiana residents and $21,877 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,990 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 8,718 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 98 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 36 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$21,877
$9,777 for Louisiana Residents
Student Population1,990
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs98 graduate programs
(36 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Louisiana at Monroe is $9,777 for Louisiana residents and $21,877 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $406 for Louisiana residents and $742 for out-of-state students.
University of Louisiana at Monroe offers the alternative tuition plans.
University of Louisiana at Monroe offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)36 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Louisiana at Monroe is $9,777 for Louisiana residents and $21,877 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.18% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Louisiana ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$6,490$2,494$18,590$2,494
2018-2019$6,490$2,578$18,590$2,578
2019-2020$6,490$2,749$18,590$2,749
2020-2021$6,490$2,820$18,590$2,820
2021-2022$6,490$3,287$18,590$3,287
The graduate school tuition & fees of ULM is average compared to public graduate schools in Louisiana. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,225 and the Louisiana graduate tuition is $19,299 (public) / $19,658 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of Louisiana at Monroe$9,777$21,877
All Graduate Schools$15,964$19,225
Public$11,349$20,502
Private$19,232
Louisiana Graduate Schools$12,590$19,378
Public$9,834$19,299
Private$19,658
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $14,580 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Louisiana at Monroe. On-campus living costs are increased by 6.88% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $15,122. Off-campus living costs are increased by 1.12% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$7,850$3,373$9,254$3,958
2018-2019$7,868$4,040$9,430$4,880
2019-2020$7,855$4,040$9,656$4,880
2020-2021$8,914$4,260$9,795$5,160
2021-2022$9,390$4,690$9,932$5,190
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $406 for Louisiana residents and $742 for other students at University of Louisiana at Monroe. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 54.91% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Louisiana ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$479$479
2018-2019$479$479
2019-2020$479$479
2020-2021$479$479
2021-2022$406$742
Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at University of Louisiana at Monroe.
2021-2022 Law School/Medical School Tuition at University of Louisiana at Monroe
Louisiana ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Pharmacy$10,729$13,423$30,985$13,423

Graduate Programs at ULM

University of Louisiana at Monroe offers 54 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 614 students have completed their study at University of Louisiana at Monroe.
Offered Degrees at University of Louisiana at Monroe
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree2416487
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship5231
Doctor's degree - other3081
Post Bachelor's Degree18315
Post Master's Degree400
Total5421614
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of Louisiana at Monroe by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Secondary Education and Teaching program with 6 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Curriculum and Instruction program with 60 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Pharmacy program with 87 completers.
University of Louisiana at Monroe offers 54 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 614 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 487 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 81 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 15 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] (1 completers) 6 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric6-
Education [+] (6 completers) 160 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction60-
Educational Leadership and Administration53$50,700
Special Education and Teaching0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services16-
Elementary Education and Teaching7-
Secondary Education and Teaching4-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels0-
Music Teacher Education0-
Education (other)20-
English Language and Literature [+] (1 completers) 6 completers-
English Language and Literature6-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 21 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences21-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] (1 completers) 7 completers-
Gerontology7-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] (1 completers) 22 completers-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science22-
Psychology [+] (1 completers) 53 completers-
Psychology53-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] (1 completers) 18 completers-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies18-
Human Services [+] (1 completers) 28 completers-
Public Administration28-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (1 completers) 102 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist25-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling15-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor0-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist29-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse33-
Business [+] (1 completers) 50 completers-
Business Administration and Management50-
History [+] 14 completers-
History14-
Total487
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 14 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction14-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Pharmacology0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling12-
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design5-
Total31
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 81 completers-
Pharmacy81-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist0-
Physical Therapy/Therapist0-
Total81
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer Programming/Programmer0-
Education [+] (2 completers) 11 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs0-
Elementary Education and Teaching6-
Secondary Education and Teaching5-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0-
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Gerontology0-
Transportation and Materials Moving [+] 0 completers-
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology0-
Air Transportation (other)0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer0-
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene0-
Business [+] 4 completers-
Accounting4-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping0-
Finance and Financial Management Services (other)0-
Management Information Systems0-
Total15
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 0 completers-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Gerontology0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management0-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)0-
Total0

Graduate Student Population at ULM

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,990 students enrolled into University of Louisiana at Monroe graduate schools where it has total 8,718 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,080 full-time and 910 part-time graduate students. By gender, 477 male and 1,513 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,9904771,513
Full-time1,080297783
Part-tme910180730
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,274 White (64.02%), 404 Black/African American (20.30%), 54 Hispanic (2.71%), 41 Asian (2.06%), and 217 students with other races. 78 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,9904771,513
American Indian/Native American844
Asian411724
Black/African American40491313
Hispanic541242
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander101
White1,2742721,002
Two More511239
Un-Known792653
Non-resident Alien784335
University of Louisiana at Monroe offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,051 graduate students (52.81% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 267 graduate students (13.42% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,990
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,051
Enrolled Some Online Courses267
Not in Online Courses672
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Louisiana at Monroe. 697 students are aged 20 to 24 (35.03% of total students), 120 students are aged above 50 (6.03%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Louisiana at Monroe.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,9904771,513
Age 20-211113279
Age 22-24586177409
Age 25-29349101248
Age 30-3429769228
Age 35-3921534181
Age 40-4931242270
Age 50-641111992
Over 64936

Similar Schools to ULM

Compare similar schools with admission, tuition, and more academic facts.
University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UA Little Rock) is a Public, 4 years school located in Little Rock, AR. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $7,594 for Arkansas residents and $14,884 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 2,326 and it offers total 150 graduate programs(39 online programs).
Arkansas State University (Arkansas State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Jonesboro, AR. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $6,422 for Arkansas residents and $11,408 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 4,622 and it offers total 196 graduate programs(48 online programs).
Georgia State University (Georgia State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Atlanta, GA. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $9,292 for Georgia residents and $24,790 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 7,988 and it offers total 248 graduate programs(14 online programs).
University of South Alabama (South Alabama) is a Public, 4 years school located in Mobile, AL. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $8,426 for Alabama residents and $16,652 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 5,159 and it offers total 119 graduate programs(11 online programs).
Troy University (TROY) is a Public, 4 years school located in Troy, AL. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $8,550 for Alabama residents and $17,100 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 3,604 and it offers total 89 graduate programs(44 online programs).
Georgia Southern University (Georgia Southern) is a Public, 4 years school located in Statesboro, GA. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $7,100 for Georgia residents and $22,004 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 3,549 and it offers total 209 graduate programs(33 online programs).
University of Louisiana at Lafayette (UL Lafayette) is a Public, 4 years school located in Lafayette, LA. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $10,130 for Louisiana residents and $23,858 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 2,525 and it offers total 118 graduate programs(11 online programs).
Coastal Carolina University (Coastal Carolina) is a Public, 4 years school located in Conway, SC. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $10,764 for South Carolina residents and $19,836 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 683 and it offers total 85 graduate programs(12 online programs).
Texas State University (TXST) is a Public, 4 years school located in San Marcos, TX. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $9,060 for Texas residents and $17,220 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 4,689 and it offers total 211 graduate programs(7 online programs).
The University of Texas at Arlington (UT Arlington) is a Public, 4 years school located in Arlington, TX. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $10,853 for Texas residents and $24,005 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 12,987 and it offers total 192 graduate programs(8 online programs).

Louisiana Best Graduate Schools

Check out the best graduate programs in Louisiana and compare them to get right decision.
Tulane University of LouisianaPrivate, 4 yearsNew Orleans, LA
Louisiana Tech UniversityPublic, 4 yearsRuston, LA
Centenary College of LouisianaPrivate, 4 yearsShreveport, LA
Data Source: