Tulane University

Undergraduate Admission

CURRICULUM Requirements

Candidates for admission are expected to present strong high school programs of study consisting of 18 or more academic courses taken over the four-year period as well as submit an SAT or ACT test score.

For US Citizens/Residents, we recommend your secondary school program consist of the following minimum preparation for each subject area:

English 4 years, with extensive work in reading and writing
Mathematics 3 years
Foreign Language At least 2 years—preferably 3—of a classical or modern language
Science 3 years of a laboratory science
Social Studies 3 years, with an emphasis on history

If you are looking to transfer, or if you are an international applicant or a home schooled student, your requirements are different.

Did You Know?

The Center for Public Service at Tulane University was started in 2006 to ensure that Tulane students learn outside the classroom through giving back to the community. Tulane offers over 100 courses with service-learning components.