Graduate Degree Programs
The School of Liberal Arts graduate degree programs are listed below by program type. For a listing of all graduate programs at Tulane University, please see the Tulane University Catalog website.
Interdisciplinary PhD (SLA)
ONLY for students currently enrolled in a PhD program in the School of Liberal Arts for at least one semester.
"4+1" MA Degrees
Many of the departments and programs in the School of Liberal Arts offer a “4+1” program, which allows Tulane University undergraduates to earn a master’s degree in a fifth year of graduate study at a substantially reduced tuition rate. In “4+1” programs, some of the upper-level courses that students take to satisfy the major requirements as undergraduates are also counted toward the graduate degree. Only Tulane undergraduate students are eligible for this 4+1 degree. Students must be admitted to these programs; admission is based on their performance as undergraduates and recommendations from undergraduate professors. The following departments and programs offer a “4+1” option:
The School of Liberal Arts offers 2 interdisciplinary graduate certificate programs which can be taken in conjunction with and compliment your graduate degree:
Mellon Graduate Program in Community Engaged Scholarship
Ryan McBride, graduate director