2005-2006 Graduate Catalog

Change of Catalog Information

This catalog is an official bulletin of the University of North Texas and is intended to provide general information. It contains policies, regulations, procedures and fees in effect as the publication went to press. UNT reserves the right to make changes at any time to reflect current board policies, administrative regulations and procedures, amendments by state law and fee changes. Information provided by this catalog is subject to change without notice and does not constitute a contract between the University of North Texas and a student or an applicant for admission.

Students are responsible for observing the regulations contained herein; therefore, they are urged to read this catalog carefully. This catalog does not contain all university rules, regulations and policies for which a student is responsible. Students also should consult other publications, such as the Student Handbook, ABCs of Residence Hall Living, Parking Regulations and specific contracts. This catalog becomes effective with the beginning of the fall term/semester, 2005.

Toulouse School of Graduate Studies Address

The mailing address for the University of North Texas Toulouse School of Graduate Studies is P.O. Box 305459, Denton, TX 76203-5459; phone (940) 565-2383. (See the Contacts at UNT section about contacting other offices.)

Withdrawal of Student for Cause

The university reserves the right to involuntarily withdraw a student for cause in accordance with applicable policies and procedures at any time.

Number 105-3, July 2005

University of North Texas Bulletin (USPS 074-840) is published four times a year, once in the month of May, twice in the month of July and once in the month of September, by the University of North Texas, Division of University Relations, Communications and Marketing, Hurley Administration Building, P.O. Box 311070, Denton, TX 76203-1070. Periodicals postage paid at Denton, TX. POSTMASTER: Send changes of address to University of North Texas Bulletin, Office of Admissions, P.O. Box 311277, Denton, TX 76203-1277.

Non-Discrimination Policy

It is the policy of the University of North Texas not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, disabled veteran status or veterans of the Vietnam era status in its educational programs, activities, admissions or employment policies.

In addition to complying with federal and state equal opportunity laws and regulations, through its diversity policy, the university declares harassment that is based on individual differences (including sexual orientation) to be inconsistent with its mission and educational goals.

Direct questions or concerns to the Equal Opportunity Office (940) 565-2103, or the Dean of Students Office (940) 565-2648. TDD access: (800) 735-2989.

Electronic Copies of This Catalog

This catalog may be viewed in electronic form on the Internet (www.unt.edu/catsched). For answers to questions or problems with the Internet access to this catalog, please contact the UNT Computing and Information Technology Center Help Desk at (940) 565-2324.

Print Copies of This Catalog

Each enrolled student with a valid UNT ID is eligible to receive one catalog each year beginning July 1.

Date of initial release: July 1, 2005.