Tulane University of Louisiana


Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

College Type: Private

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Louisiana


Founded in 1834, Tulane is one of the most highly regarded and selective independent research universities in the United States. A member of the prestigious Association of American Universities, we take pride in being a part of this select group of 62 universities with "pre-eminent programs of graduate and professional education and scholarly research" Our schools and colleges offer undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees in the liberal arts, science and engineering, architecture, business, law, social work, medicine and public health and tropical medicine.

Tulane University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 10737
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Faculty: 996

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 11:1
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Contact Information

6823 Saint Charles Ave
New Orleans Louisiana 70118

Website: http://www.tulane.edu

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Main Phone: 504-865-5500

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Applying to Transfer

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Minimum GPA for Applying:
There is a minimum GPA of 3.0 (from 4.0) requirement for transfer.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Only courses with a C or higher will be considered for transfer credit.

Credits (Min/Max):
Maximum transferrable credits vary by program. A minimum of 60 semester hour credits must be completed at Tulane to earn your bachelor's degree.

Test Scores for Applying:
ACT or SAT test score are required for applicants with less than 30 credit hours.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Tulane does require a Counselor Recommendation Form be submitted with your application. We do not require recommendations from instructors or other sources, but are happy to review them with your application.

Essay(s) required:
As a transfer student, you are not required to submit a new essay. You are asked to write a personal statement with any information you would like the admission committee to take into consideration when reviewing your application (250-500 words).

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There is no application fee.

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Transfers Applied: 2503

Transfers Accepted: 349

Transfer Percentage Accepted: 14%

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