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Study at University of New Orleans

The University of New Orleans was founded in 1958. Situated in New Orleans, Louisiana, the university is a part of the Louisiana State University System. The campus of UNO is spread across an area of over 190 acres. The university offers a number of degrees and certificate programs through the following academic divisions:
  • College of Business Administration
  • College of Education and Human Development
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Liberal Arts
  • College of Science
  • Metropolitan College
Some of the notable alumni of UNO are Joel Chaisson, the President of the Louisiana State Senate; James H. Clark, co-founder of Netscape Communications and Silicon Graphics, Inc. ; and Taryn Terrell, WWE Wrestler.

Profile of University of New OrleansUniversity of New Orleans is in New Orleans, LA. New Orleans is a medium-sized city. The school is a public institution. University of New Orleans issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Doctoral degree.

Course Topics

Fields of study in vogue at the school include business and management.

University of New Orleans Selectivity

Not all applicants to University of New Orleans are accepted. The top quarter of students at the school scored at least 610 on the verbal SAT test. Students' math SAT scores were most often in the range 480 to 620 in 2007. People seek out University of New Orleans, and many students are from other states.

The most successful professors at the school are given tenure, encouraging them to stay with the school for a long time.

Student Enrolment

Approximately 11, 363 students study at University of New Orleans .

Student Life
Part-time study is common at the school. Students participate in Sun Belt Conference athletics.

University of New Orleans Tuition and AffordabilityIn-state students appreciate the low tuition rate. University of New Orleans Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Business and Management656business management, accounting, marketing, finance, managerial economics, MIS, taxation, entrepreneurship
Liberal Arts355general studies, English, history, political science, sociology, international studies, urban studies, geography, . . .
Education and Teaching244school Counselling, elementary school teaching, educational administration, physical education teaching, curriculum and instruction, special ed, early childhood education, math teaching, . . .
Engineering162engineering science, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, naval and marine engineering, engineering management, environmental engineering
Therapy and Counselling117psychology, psychology courses
Science111biology, chemistry, geology, physics, conservation biology, geophysics
Media110communication studies
Computer Science and Engineering50computer science
Hospitality45hospitality management
Fine Arts39fine arts, art history and criticism
Drama and Performing Arts29drama
Music28music, music performance
Medical administration26health care administration
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy22health and physical Education
Family and Social Work16public administration
Architecture and Planning14urban planning
Art Studies9arts management
Religion and Philosophy7philosophy
Conservation and Resource Management1environmental studies
Contact: University of New OrleansUniversity of New Orleans

2000 Lakeshore Drive

New Orleans, LA 70148

General Phone: (504) 280-6000


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