48 months
21182 USD/year
21182 USD/year
9082 USD/year
Tuition fee
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At English at University of Louisiana at Monroe society needs skilled readers and writers, always in short supply in the job market. Those who have acquired well developed writing skills and an ability to interpret, retain, and apply ideas and facts obtained from reading are multi-purpose students for life valued in all occupations and disciplines.


At English at University of Louisiana at Monroe if you have a degree in English, you can do just about anything because you've been trained to read, produce, and evaluate all kinds of documents from Volkswagen maintenance manuals to scientific treatises, from legal briefs to sermons, from John Donne's poetry to TV scripts.

Check out some of our learning opportunities:

  • Students serve as interns on University of Louisiana at Monroe English’s international literary journal "turnrow", student journal The Helicon, The Chacahoula, and The Hawkeye
  • Service-learning opportunities with over 40 local non-profits, such as Habitat for Humanity, NELA Red cross, NELA Food Bank, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Keep Monroe Beautiful, Louisiana Cancer Foundation, the local YMCA, the Humane Society of Monroe, and state agencies such as the Chennault Aviation and Military Museum, to name just a few.
  • Study abroad opportunities are available.
  • Student research opportunities are available through the Emerging Scholar's Program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Literature
  • Linguistics
  • Writing
  • Professional writing
  • Shakespeare and modern literature

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Check the Beginning Freshman Admission Requirements, shown at right
  • Create an Admissions Account, select and submit the Undergraduate Application, and pay the $20 application fee with a credit or debit card (application fee waived through May 1, 2020.)
  • Request that ULM receive your official scores (ACT code for ULM is 1598, SAT code for ULM is 6482) and official high school transcript
  • Submit completed Proof of Immunization form

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    21182 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10591 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    21182 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10591 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9082 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4541 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Monroe

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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