Tulane University

Undergraduate Admission

Degrees & Requirements

Tulane undergraduate students can receive one or more of the following degrees:

  • The School of Liberal Arts awards Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Bachelor of Science (B.S.), or Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) degrees, depending on the major program
  • The School of Architecture awards Master of Architecture (M. Arch) and Bachelor of Architecture (B.S.A.) degrees
  • The School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine awards a Bachelor of Science in Public Health (B.S.P.H.) degree
  • Business students who complete the Freeman School's program receive the Bachelor of Science in Management (B.S.M.) degree
  • The School of Science & Engineering awards a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree

In order to graduate, all students must fulfill the core curriculum, public service requirements, and specific major requirements.

All students in the School of Liberal Arts have Foreign Language, Writing, and Distribution Requirements. The Architecture program requires specific courses and electives to prepare you thoroughly for a career in architecture. The required curriculum for the School of Public Health consists of BSPH Proficiency Requirements, an Advanced Core Curriculum, a Public Health internship, electives, and the Public Health Major Track courses. The Freeman School of Business has a series of business course requirements. Finally, the School of Science and Engineering’s programs combine a solid foundation in math and science (theoretical and laboratory) along with humanities, social sciences, and major-specific material.

Class on the Quad
The opportunities for research at Tulane start early in your undergraduate career.

Did You Know?

Tulane's school colors are Olive Green and Sky Blue. Before they were the Green Wave, athletics teams were simply called The Olive and Blue.