Graduate Programs

Expanding the landscape of graduate education

In keeping with the increasingly diverse academic interests of students, Xavier University of Louisiana in New Orleans is proud to offer Master's programs in Education, Counseling, Public Health, Speech-language Pathology, and Theology and a Doctoral program in Educational Leadership.


Being a leading HBCU, we strive to offer certifications in a plethora of fields that will not only help our graduates lead, innovate, and stay competitive in the workforce but to also make a difference in the sectors of commerce, healthcare, and the environment. 

Application Deadlines:

Fall Semester:

March 1 - Priority

May 1 - General

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A Message from Associate Dean Dr. Marcus S. Cox

Welcome to the beginning of your Graduate School journey! On behalf of Xavier University of Louisiana Graduate School, I want to thank you for choosing to study in one of our premier graduate programs. On this website, you will find a variety of information to help you navigate around campus and online. However, please feel free to contact my office should you have any questions or concerns.

Again, welcome and I wish you a very positive learning experience.

Marcus S. Cox, Ph.D. MBA 
Associate Dean of Graduate Programs and Summer School 
Director of the Center for Continuing Studies and Distance Education

Course Catalog


Fall 2021 Graduate Office Orientation – Pending Date

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The Office of Graduate Services is here to help you reach your highest level of learning. Fill out this form to receive personal guidance through your educational journey.

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Xavierite Granted Scholarship, Selected as Student Representative for LSLHA

Xavier grad student and alum granted scholarship, chosen to serve as the student representative for the Louisiana Speech-Language-Hearing Association (LSLHA).

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Upcoming Events

Important Dates


09
April 9, 2021

Deadline to submit Dissertation or Thesis for Spring Graduation

06
May 6, 2021

Doctoral Hooding and Award Ceremony

24
May 24, 2021

Summer 2021 Onsite Registration for Session 1

25
May 25, 2021

Summer 2021 Classes Start for Session 1

04
Jun 4, 2021

Summer 2021 Onsite Registration for Session 3

07
Jun 7, 2021

Summer 2021 Classes Start for Session 3

18
June 18, 2021

Summer Session 1: Last Day to submit defended Theses or Dissertation for Graduate Review**Please note, any Graduate or Doctoral Candidate that misses the June 18th Deadline will not be able to complete the program during the 2021 Summer Session.

25
Jun 25, 2021

Summer 2021 Onsite Registration for Session 2

28
Jun 28, 2021

Summer 2021 Classes Start for Session 2

02
July 2, 2021

Summer Session 2: Deadline to return Theses or Dissertation to Candidate for Revision

30
July 30, 2021

July Last Day to submit a FINAL revised copy of Theses or Dissertation to Graduate Office

23
August 23, 2021

Classes Begin


Contact Us

Graduate School

504-520-7487

ogp@xula.edu

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