Graduate School

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Graduate Scholarships

Planning to enter this Fall? Complete your application by March 15 to be considered for a scholarship.


UNO awards 30 masters and 12 doctoral degrees in diverse disciplines across all five colleges. While graduate students make up approximately 25% of the student population at UNO, their impact is felt not only on campus but also in the community at large.

Graduate School

Welcome from the Executive Director

UNO awards graduate degrees in programs as varied as Business Administration, Chemistry, Counselor Education, Creative Writing, Educational Administration, Engineering and Applied Science, Environmental Engineering, Film Production, Financial Economics, Integrative Biology, Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, Political Science, Public Administration, Psychology, and Urban and Regional Planning. These are just a few of the 30 master’s degree and 12 doctoral degree programs offered at UNO.

The Graduate School provides leadership and direction for graduate education that reflects the University’s urban mission. In collaboration with the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, the Graduate School seeks to increase grant activity and the recruitment of highly qualified doctoral and master level students. I welcome you to the Graduate School at the University of New Orleans.

Donna Dickerson, Ph.D.
Interim Executive Director