University of Lafayette (UL)Address- 104 University Circle Lafayette, LA 70504Telephone Number- (337)-482-1000
History● The president of the college was Dr. Edwin Lewis Stephens, was founded on 1898.● From 1898-1921 the college was named Southwestern Louisiana Industrial Institute● 1921-1960 it was named Southwestern Louisiana Institute● 1960-1999 then it was named University of Southwestern Louisiana● 1999-present is named University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
Tuition and Fees● Full Time (12 credit hours) is $5,374● For the room and board- $8,362● Books and supplies- $1,200● The subtotal per year is $14,936 OTHER FEES● Housing application fee- (nonrefundable) $100.00● Housing damage- (refundable) $100.00● Post office box- (per year) $30.00
Degrees Offered● Bachelors● Masters● Post masters certificate● Doctorate● Major of education
Major Program● To become a teacher I would have to go to college for 4 years to graduate with a bachelors degree.● If I want to go and get a masters degree that will help me even further in my job and get an even better one.
Curriculum of My Major● I have to have 128 total credit hours to get a bachelors degree.Focused areas of becoming a middle schoolteacher:● English 10- Introduction to Academic Writing● English 102 (3)- Writing and Research about Culture● English 352 (3)- English Grammar and Usage
Extra Information Five most popular majors for 2011 graduatesBusiness, Management, Marketing, and Related SupportServices- 22%Liberal Arts and Science, General Studies and Humanities-15%Education- 11%Health Professions and Health Programs- 10%Engineering- 6%
The reason I want to attend this school The reason I want to attend this school has a couple of reasons. One this is where they offer the profession that I would like to master in, which is a middle school reading teacher. The other schools may have offered the same exact thing, however, I like this school better. While I was researching this school I was reading the history, help it offers, and from what I have read very good classes. I would highly appropriate if I could attend this school.