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Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must have a bachelor's degree or higher

Tulane University

About Tulane University

Originally founded in 1834, Tulane University is a highly-ranked private research university in New Orleans, LA. The university awards associate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral and professional degrees in more than 70 different fields. The degree and certificate programs are offered through six different colleges and schools, which includes its School of Professional Advancement (SoPA). SoPA programs are designed to meet the needs of adult learners who are seeking flexible, high-quality programs that can help them meet their professional and personal goals.

SoPA students include both young adults and seasoned professionals, and classes are offered at three local campuses during the daytime, evenings and weekends - as well as online. Online courses are asynchronous, so you can access the class materials, assignments, and lectures at any time that works with your schedule. You'll also be able to collaborate with classmates and contact your professors through the online discussion boards. Fields of study include accounting, information technology, health and wellness, advertising, and graphic design. SoPA's online homeland security master's degree program was ranked among the best programs of its kind by College Choice (2017) and thebestschools.com (2018). All of the programs are taught by experienced educators and industry experts who incorporate current industry trends

''Tulane's School of Professional Advancement was the logical choice for me. The curriculum allowed me to expand on both my academic and professional skill set by offering degrees in highly sought after technical fields of Computer Information Systems.''

- Aaron Swanigan, B.S. Applied Computing Systems & Technology, '18

''On my first day, I felt confident that I made the right decision for myself based on how willing the staff was to make sure everything functioned properly and that all my needs were taken care of.''

- Julia Johnson, Interactive Design

Why Tulane University?

  • Renowned University: U.S. News & World Report ranked Tulane University #44 among national universities in 2018.
  • Program Options: As a SoPA student, you can choose from undergraduate and graduate programs in eight areas of study, ranging from applied business studies and digital design to humanities and social sciences.
  • Flexible Learning: Choose from online, daytime, evening, and weekend courses to find a program that fits around your current personal and professional commitments.
  • Student Resources: Tulane students have access to a variety of student support services to help them succeed, including academic and career advisors.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements

Applicants to Tulane University must have a high school diploma or GED. Some programs have additional requirements.

Tulane University offers the following degree programs:

  1. Cybersecurity
    • Master of Professional Studies in Information Technology Management
  2. Information Technology
    • Master of Professional Studies in Cybersecurity Management