About Tulane University
Tulane University is a private research university. The university was founded as a public medical college in 1834 and the college grew into a comphrehensive university in 1847.
Tulane offers undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees in the liberal arts, science and engineering, architecture, business, law, social work, medicine and public health and tropical medicine.
In addition, Tulane's undergraduate program was ranked at 51st among national universities according to the U.S. News & World Report's 2013 edition. The U.S. News & Report's 2013 survey also has ranked Tulane at 12th in "Up and Coming Schools".
QS World University Rankings 2014
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2013-2014
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014-2015
QS World University Rankings 2013