Graduate Council

Tulane’s Graduate Council establishes and maintains university-wide procedures, rules and standards for the Master of Arts (MA), Master of Fine Arts (MFA), Master of Liberal Arts (MLA), Master of Science (MS) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree programs.The council approves new degree programs and major curriculum changes in existing programs, performs periodic program reviews, and advises the Provost on graduate education issues.

Graduate Council Constitution

Thesis/Dissertation Policy (updated April 2022)