How do I register and pay for my courses?
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Do online program(s) utilize an e-portfolio system? If so, do students have to pay for this at the beginning of a program?
ULM currently uses LiveText, a web-based subscription platform that students typically use to submit one project or assignment per online course. Students must pay for this subscription when they sign up for the portfolio; the price breakdown is below:
- Standard: $115 – Five-year accounts (graduate programs)
- Standard with FEM: $133 – Five-year accounts (undergraduate programs)
- Renewal for one year: $30
M.Ed. Educational Leadership Online Program
Can the internship hours/experiences for the M.Ed. Educational Leadership online program be completed any time?
Internship courses need to be completed during the fall and spring terms.
Can all field hours/experiences be completed at the student's current school—or is it a requirement to seek experiences at various schools?
Field hours can be completed at the student's current school. If the student chooses to complete hours at a different location, they must sign a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the school-based mentor.
Ed.D. Curriculum & Instruction Online Program
How does the dissertation in the Ed.D. online program work? Is it embedded into the program, so students begin working on it after a certain number of courses?
Students are given the option to write a dissertation or three research articles, and they must make their decision before the comprehensive exam.
What is the process for deciding on a dissertation option, and will the two groups be distinguished?
The candidate discusses dissertation options with their major professor before comprehensive exams to arrive at a decision. There will be no differentiation based on dissertation options.
Do students have the option to defend their paper(s) virtually?
Students who choose either option are required to use a traditional dissertation defense.
RN to BSN Online Program
Do you accept transfer credits for the RN to BSN program?
Yes, you will need to inquire with your advisor on which credits are eligible to transfer. All transfer credit hours must be from a regionally accredited institution.