Tulane University

Tulane University is a leading research and educational institution of the United States. Students across 40 countries come to this university chiefly because of their noted student and faculty interaction, and campus programs.

Name of the Institution Tulane University
Type of Institution Private
Location New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Accreditation/ affiliation Association of American Universities, Oak Ridge Associated Universities, Universities Research Association
Courses Offered Undergraduate majors and minors/Graduate degree programs in:

  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities & Fine Arts
  • Public Health & Tropical Medicine
  • Engineering & Sciences
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Architecture
  • Business


Graduate programs in:

  • Law
  • Social Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Social Work
  • School of Continuing Studies
  • School of Architecture
  • B. Freeman School of Business
  • Newcomb-Tulane College
  • School of Law
  • School of Liberal Arts
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
  • School of Science and Engineering
  • School of Social Work
Admission Procedure/ Eligibility Criteria Admission to Tulane University is highly competitive and depends on the academic excellence and extracurricular activities of the students. The admission procedure and requirements for graduate programs differs from one program to the other. International applicants applying at the Tulane University for the undergraduate program need to submit their secondary school transcript, application form, SAT/ACT/TOEFL/IELTS test scores, certification of finances, and secondary school report at the time of admission.
Scholarships The university offers merit scholarships varying from $7500 to $25,000 in a year. Let us now take a look at some of the scholarship programs offered at Tulane:Athletic Scholarship

  • Legislative Scholarship
  • Mayoral Scholarship
  • Founders Scholarship
  • Community Service Scholarship
  • Tulane’s NOLA (No Loan Assistance) Scholarship
  • Valedictorian’s Scholarship
  • ROTC Scholarship
  • Tuition Exchange Scholarship
  • Musicianship AwardNational Merit Scholarship
  • Tulane Need-Based Scholarship
  • John Hainkel Louisiana Scholars Award
  • Leadership Award Scholarship
  • Dean’s Honor Scholarship
Fee Structure
  • Newcomb-Tulane College: $43,434
  • School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine: $983 per credit hour
  • School of Law: $43,684
  • School of Medicine: $52,509
  • B. Freeman School of Business graduate business program: $1,345 per credit hour
  • School of Social Work: $802 per credit hour
  • School of Continuing Studies: $292 per credit hour
Examinations & Results The university follows the semester pattern for conducting examinations.
Established in the Year 1834
Website http://tulane.edu/
Facts & Figures
  • Average financial aid package for students: $33,176
  • Approximate faculty members: 1100
  • Approximate staff members: 1540
  • Epidemiology Seminar Series
  • Society of Young Black Public Health Professionals Last General Body Meeting for Fall Semester
  • Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Lecture
  • Matas Library Workshops Fall 2011
  • American Heart Association HeartWalk
  • World AIDS Day 2011
  • Women Faculty Research Day
Distance Learning Master degree programs in:

  • Occupational Health and Safety Management
  • Occupational and Environmental Health
  • Disaster Management – MPH
  • Industrial Hygiene


Certificate program in Disaster Management

Certificate program in Industrial Hygiene