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By Delinda C Swanson on 9/27/2016 2:00 PM
The University of New Orleans Alumni were found to have the highest average early-career salaries among graduates of all four-year public and private colleges in Louisiana, according to a new report from Payscale.com.  In the 2016-2017 College Salary Report, bachelor's degree earners from UNO with 0-5 years of work experience reported median annual earnings of $47,7000.

Overall starting and mid-career salaries for degrees that we provide or are similar to those we provide in PLUS are below.

A Bachelor's Degree in Urban & Regional Planning showed early career pay of $44,000 and mid-career pay of $78,100.

A Master's Degree in Urban & Regional Planning showed early career pay of $50,600 and mid-career pay of $86,700.

A Bachelor's Degree in Transportation & Logistics showed early career pay of $47,800 and mid-career pay of $78,900.  While there is not a Bachelor's degree in Transportation at UNO we do have a Master's Degree in Transportation and the early career pay and mid-career pay are expected to be higher than the Bachelor's degree.

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By Delinda C Swanson on 9/21/2016 9:28 AM

The University of New Orleans Department of Planning and Urban Studies has announced the launch of a professional development certificate in community development finance. Established in collaboration with the Greater New Orleans Foundation, the program is designed for working professionals with some previous experience in community development or real estate who are looking to deepen their understanding of the redevelopment process. Classes begin October 5, and the entire course lasts 30 weeks.

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