Undergraduate Catalog

2010-11 Academic Year

Academic Program Options

Degrees, Majors, Concentrations under Majors, Minors, Certifications
Licensures and Professional Programs

College of Arts and Sciences

College of Business

College of Education

College of Engineering

Honors College

College of Information

Frank W. and Sue Mayborn School of Journalism

School of Merchandising and Hospitality Management

College of Music

College of Public Affairs and Community Service

College of Visual Arts and Design

Center for Interdisciplinary Graduate Studies

Cooperative Programs UNT/UNT Health Science Center at Fort Worth

UNT Dallas

Academic Program Options Key

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College of Arts and Sciences
Academic Area Program Options
Aerospace Studies Minor
African-American Studies Interdisciplinary Minor
Alternative Dispute Resolution Interdisciplinary Minor
Applied Geography Master of Science (MS)
Arabic Minor
Archaeology Minor
Asian Studies Interdisciplinary Minor
Audiology Doctor of Audiology (AuD)
Biochemistry Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry (BSBC)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Secondary Certification***, ++
Biology Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science in Biology (BSBIO)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Secondary Certification***, ++
Chemical Technicians Minor
Chemistry Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (BSCHM)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Secondary Certification***, ++
Chemistry – Analytical Chemistry Concentration under the Master's Major
Concentration under the Doctoral Major
Chemistry – Chemistry Education Concentration under the Master's Major
Concentration under the Doctoral Major
Chemistry – Industrial Chemistry Concentration under the Master's Major
Chemistry – Inorganic Chemistry Concentration under the Master's Major
Concentration under the Doctoral Major
Chemistry – Organic Chemistry Concentration under the Master's Major
Concentration under the Doctoral Major
Chemistry – Physical Chemistry Concentration under the Master's Major
Concentration under the Doctoral Major
Chinese Minor
Classical Studies Interdisciplinary Minor
Clinical Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Communication (Speech) Secondary Certification***, ++
Communication Studies Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Converged Broadcast Media Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Counseling Psychology Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Creative Writing Master of Arts (MA)
Cytotechnology Bachelor of Science (BS)
Dance Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
Secondary Certification***, ++
Economics Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science in Economics (BSECO)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Economics Research Master of Science (MS)
Engineering Physics Bachelor of Science in Engineering Physics (BSEP)
English Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
English – Composition Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
English – Creative Writing Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
English – English Language Arts Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
English – Linguistics Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
English – Literature Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
English – Technical Writing Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Professional Certification
English Language Arts and Reading Secondary Certification***, ++
English as a Second Language Master of Arts (MA)
Elementary Certification***, ++
Environmental Science Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Experimental Psychology Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
French Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
All-Level Certification
Secondary Certification***, ++
General Studies Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Geography Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Geology Minor
German Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
All-Level Certification
Secondary Certification***, ++
Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
History Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Secondary Certification***, ++
International Studies Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Interdisciplinary Minor
Italian Minor
Japanese Minor
Jewish Studies Interdisciplinary Minor
Labor and Industrial Relations Master of Science (MS)
Latin Minor
LGBT Studies Interdisciplinary Minor
Life Science Secondary Certification***, ++
Linguistics Master of Arts (MA)
Mathematics Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science in Mathematics (BSMTH)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Secondary Certification***, ++
Mathematics and Science Secondary Teaching Minor
Mathematics/Physics Secondary Certification***, ++
Medical Technology Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology (BSMT)
Mexican-American Studies Interdisciplinary Minor
Military Science Minor
Molecular Biology Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Peace Studies Interdisciplinary Minor
Philosophy Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Physical Science Secondary Certification***, ++
Physics Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science in Physics (BSPHY)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Secondary Certification***, ++
Physics – Nuclear/Atomic Physics Concentration under the Doctoral Major
Physics – Solid State Physics Concentration under the Doctoral Major
Physics – Theoretical Physics Concentration under the Doctoral Major
Physics/Mathematics Secondary Certification***, ++
Political Science Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Political Science – Political Methodology Concentration under the Doctoral Major
Political Science – Political Theory Concentration under the Doctoral Major
Pre-Chiropractic Professional Program****
Pre-Dental Hygiene Professional Program****
Pre-Dentistry Professional Program****
Pre-Law Professional Program****
Premedicine Professional Program****
Pre-Nursing Professional Program****
Pre-Nutrition Professional Program****
Pre-Occupational Therapy Professional Program****
Pre-Optometry Professional Program****
Pre-Pharmacy Professional Program****
Pre-Physical Therapy Professional Program****
Pre-Physician Assistant Professional Program****
Pre-Podiatry Professional Program****
Pre-Public Health Professional Program****
Pre-Respiratory Care Professional Program****
Pre-Seminary Professional Program****
Pre-Theology Professional Program****
Pre-Veterinary Professional Program****
Psychology Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Radio/Television/Film Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Master of Science (MS)
Religion Studies Interdisciplinary Minor
Russian Minor
Science Secondary Certification***, ++
Social Science Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Interdisciplinary Minor
Social Studies Secondary Certification***, ++
Spanish Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
All-Level Certification
Secondary Certification***, ++
Speech Secondary Certification***, ++
Speech and Hearing Sciences Minor
Speech – Language Pathology Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Speech – Language Pathology/Audiology Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Professional Certification#
Statistics Minor
Technical Writing Master of Arts (MA)
Minor
Theatre Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
All-Level Certification
Women's Studies Interdisciplinary Minor
Concentration under the Master's Major

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College of Business
Academic Area Program Options
Accounting Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)*
Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Accounting Control Systems Bachelor of Science (BS)
Aviation Logistics Bachelor of Science (BS)
Business Administration Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Business Computer Information Systems Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Business Education Secondary Certification***, ++
Business Foundations Minor
Business Studies (Flex MBA) Concentration under the Master's Major
Decision Sciences Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Minor
Concentration under the Master's Major
Decision Technologies Master of Science (MS)
Economics Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Entrepreneurial Perspectives Concentration under the Master's Major
Entrepreneurship Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Finance Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Financial Services Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Minor
General Business Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Health Services Management Concentration under the Master's Major
Information Technologies Master of Science (MS)
Concentration under the Master's Major
Insurance Minor
Legal Studies in Business Minor
Logistics and Supply Chain Management Bachelor of Science (BS)
Concentration under the Master's Major
Management Minor
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Management Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Marketing Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Minor
Concentration under the Master's Major
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Operations and Supply Chain Management Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Concentration under the Master's Major
Organizational Behavior and
Human Resource Management
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Concentration under the Master's Major
Real Estate Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Real Estate – Residential Property Management Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Residential Property Management Minor
Certificate
Risk Management and Insurance Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Strategic Management Concentration under the Master's Major
Taxation Master of Science (MS)

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College of Education
Academic Area Program Options
Art All-Level Certification++
Bilingual – Generalist EC – 6 Certification***, ++
4 – 8 Certification***, ++
Business Education Secondary Certification***, ++
Counseling Master of Education (MEd)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Minor
Curriculum and Instruction Master of Education (MEd)
Doctor of Education (EdD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Dance Secondary Certification***, !!
Development and Family Studies Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Concentration under the Master's Major
Development and Family Studies Program – Certified Family Life Educator Professional Certification
Development and Family Studies Program – Early Intervention Specialist Professional Professional Certification
Early Childhood Education (Grades EC – 6) Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Education (EdD)
Elementary Certification***, ++
Educational Administration Master of Education (MEd)
Doctor of Education (EdD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Educational Diagnostician Professional Certification, !
Educational Psychology Master of Science (MS)
Educational Research Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Elementary Education (Interdisciplinary Studies) Bachelor of Science (BS)
English Language Arts and Reading Elementary Certification (4 – 8) ***, ++
Secondary Certification ***, ++
English as a Second Language EC – 6 Certification***, ++
4 – 8 Certification***, ++
Family and Consumer Sciences Secondary Certification***, ++
French Secondary Certification***, ++
Generalist EC – 6 Certification***, ++
4 – 8 Certification***, ++
German Secondary Certification***, ++
Gifted and Talented Supplemental/External Certificates, !
Health Education All-Level Certification++
Health Promotion Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Health Science Technology Education Secondary Certification***, !
Higher Education Master of Science (MS)
Master of Education (MEd)
Doctor of Education (EdD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
History Secondary Certification***, ++
Hospitality, Nutrition and Food Science Secondary Certification***, ++
Human Development and Family Studies Secondary Certification***, ++
Concentration under the Doctoral Major
Interdisciplinary Studies
(Grades EC – 6; Grades 4 – 8)**
Bachelor of Science (BS)
Elementary Certification****, ++
Journalism Secondary Certification***, ++
Kinesiology (Physical Education) Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
All-Level Certification++
Kinesiology Allied Health Pre-Professional Track Bachelor of Science
Latin Secondary Certification***, ++
Life Science Secondary Certification***, ++
Marketing Education Secondary Certification, !!
Master Reading Teacher Professional Certification, !
Master Technology Teacher Professional Certification, !
Mathematics Elementary Certification (4 – 8)***, ++
Secondary Certification***, ++
Middle School Education (Grades 4 – 8) 4 – 8 Certification***, ++
Music All-Level Certification++
Physical Education (Kinesiology) All-Level Certification++
Physical Science Secondary Certification***, ++
Principal Professional Certification, !
Reading Education Master of Education (MEd)
Doctor of Education (EdD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Reading Specialist All-Level Certification, !
Recreation and Leisure Studies Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Recreation and Leisure Studies – National Council on Therapeutic Recreation Professional Certification
Research, Measurement and Statistics Concentration under the Doctoral Major
School Counselor Professional Certification, !
School Librarian Professional Certification, !
School Psychologist and
Associate School Psychologist
Professional Certification##
School Psychology Master of Science (MS)
Professional Certification##
Science Elementary Certification (4 – 8)***, ++
Secondary Certification***, ++
Secondary Education Minor
Master of Education (MEd)
Social Studies Elementary Certification (4 – 8)
Secondary Certification***, ++
Spanish Secondary Certification***, ++
Special Education (EC – 12) Master of Education (MEd)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
All-Level Certification++
Speech Secondary Certification***, ++
Sports Management Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Superintendent Professional Certification, !
Theatre All-Level Certification***, ++
Trade and Industrial Education Initial Certification (812)

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College of Engineering
Academic Area Program Options
Computer Engineering Bachelor of Science (BS)
Master of Science (MS)
Computer Science Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Computer Science and Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Construction Engineering Technology Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology (BSET)
Construction Management Concentration under the Master's Major
Electrical Engineering Bachelor of Science (BS)
Master of Science (MS)
Electrical Engineering Technology Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology (BSET)
Electrical Systems Concentration under the Master's Major
Engineering Management Concentration under the Master's Major
Engineering Systems Master of Science (MS)
Engineering Technology Minor
Information Technology Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Manufacturing Engineering Technology Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Materials Science and Engineering Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Mechanical and Energy Engineering Bachelor of Science (BS)
Master of Science (MS)
Mechanical Engineering Technology Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology (BSET)
Mechanical Systems Concentration under the Master's Major
Nuclear Engineering Technology+ Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology (BSET)
Pre-Engineering Preprofessional Program

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Honors College
Academic Area Program Options
All undergraduate majors Honors College Recognition Award
All undergraduate majors Honors Scholar Award
All undergraduate majors Distinguished Honors Scholar Award

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College of Information
Academic Area Program Options
Applied Technology and
Performance Improvement
Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS)
Master of Education (MEd)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Education (EdD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Computer Education Minor
Computer Education and Cognitive Systems Master of Science (MS)
Educational Computing Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Information Science Bachelor of Science (BS)
Certificate of Advanced Study
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Library Science Certificate of Advanced Study
Master of Science (MS)
Master Technology Teacher Professional Certification, !
School Librarian Professional Certification, !
Technology Applications Secondary Certification***, !
All-Level Certification, !
Professional Certification, !
Trade and Industrial Secondary Certification***, !

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Frank W. and Sue Mayborn School of Journalism
Academic Area Program Options
Journalism Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Journalism (MJ)
Secondary Certification***, ++
Journalism – News Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Journalism – Strategic Communications Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Minor

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School of Merchandising and Hospitality Management
Academic Area Program Options
Electronic Merchandising Bachelor of Science (BS)
Family and Consumer Sciences (Grades 8 – 12) Secondary Certification***, ++
Home Furnishings Merchandising Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Hospitality, Nutrition and Food Science
(Grades 8 – 12)
Secondary Certification***, ++
Hospitality Management Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
International Sustainable Tourism* Master of Science
Merchandising Bachelor of Science (BS)
Master of Science (MS)
Merchandising Fashion Emphasis Minor
Merchandising Fashion Merchandise
Development Emphasis
Minor

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College of Music
Academic Area Program Options
Composition Bachelor of Music (BM)
Master of Music (MM)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
General, Choral and Instrumental Music Bachelor of Music (BM)
All-Level Certification++
General, Choral and Instrumental Music
Choral – Keyboard or Guitar
Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
General, Choral and Instrumental Music
Choral – Vocal
Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
General, Choral and Instrumental Music
Instrumental – Band, Brass or Percussion
Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
General, Choral and Instrumental Music
Instrumental – Orchestra
Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Jazz Studies Bachelor of Music (BM)
Master of Music (MM)
Music Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Music Education Master of Music Education (MMEd)
Master of Music (MM)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Music History and Literature Bachelor of Music (BM)
Music Theory Bachelor of Music (BM)
Master of Music (MM)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Musicology Master of Music (MM)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Performance Bachelor of Music (BM)
Master of Music (MM)
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
Preprofessional Programs****, !!!

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College of Public Affairs and Community Service
Academic Area Program Options
Alternative Dispute Resolution Interdisciplinary Minor
Professional Certification
Anthropology Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Applied Anthropology Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Master of Science/Master of Public Health (MS/MPH)
Applied Arts and Sciences Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS)
Applied Behavior Analysis Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Applied Economics Master of Science (MS)
Applied Gerontology Minor
Behavior Analysis Master of Science (MS)
Criminal Justice Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Drug Abuse and Addiction Minor
Emergency Administration and Planning Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Ethnic Studies Minor
General Studies in Aging Professional Certification
Human Service Management and Leadership Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Human Services Minor
Leadership of Community and Nonprofit
Organizations
Minor
Long-term Care, Senior Housing and Aging Services Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Medical Anthropology Minor
Public Administration Minor
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Public Administration and Management Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Rehabilitation Counseling Master of Science (MS)
Professional Certification, Licensure
Rehabilitation Studies Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Professional Certification
Social Work Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)
Licensure###
Sociology Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Sociology of Aging Concentration under the Doctoral Major
Substance Abuse Treatment Certificate

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College of Visual Arts and Design
Academic Area Program Options
Art – Museum Education Professional Certification
Art Education Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Art History Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Studio Art – Ceramics Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Concentration under the Master's Major
Communication Design Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
Concentration under the Master's Major
Design Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Studio Art – Drawing and Painting Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Concentration under the Master's Major
Fashion Design Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
Concentration under the Master's Major
Studio Art Fibers Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Concentration under the Master's Major
Innovation Studies Concentration under the Master's Major
Interdisciplinary Art and Design Studies Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Interior Design Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
Concentration under the Master's Major
Studio Art – Metalsmithing and Jewelry Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Concentration under the Master's Major
Studio Art – New Media Art Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Concentration under the Master's Major
Studio Art – Photography Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Concentration under the Master's Major
Studio Art – Printmaking Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Concentration under the Master's Major
Studio Art – Sculpture Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Concentration under the Master's Major
Studio Art Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Visual Arts Studies Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
All-Level Certification++
Studio Art – Watercolor Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Concentration under the Master's Major

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Center for Interdisciplinary Graduate Studies
Academic Area Program Options
Interdisciplinary Studies Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)

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Cooperative Programs UNT/UNT Health Science Center at Fort Worth
Academic Area Program Options
Health Services Management Concentration under the Master's Major
Public Health/Anthropology Master of Public Health (MPH)
Master of Science (MS)

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Note: This program is administered through the School of Public Health at the UNT Health Science Center
at Fort Worth. At the UNTHSC, concentrations under the major are referred to as tracks.
For a complete listing of all programs offered, see the UNTHSC catalogs or the web site: www.hsc.unt.edu.
Dual or concurrent degree programs.

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UNT Dallas
Academic Area Program Options
Accounting Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Accounting Control Systems Bachelor of Science (BS)
Alternative Dispute Resolution Certificate
Applied Arts and Sciences Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS)
Applied Gerontology Certificate
Business Administration Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Business Foundations Minor
Computer Science Minor
Counseling Master of Education (MEd)
Master of Science (MS)
Criminal Justice Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Educational Administration (Principal Preparation) Master of Education (MEd)!
Entrepreneurship Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Finance Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
General Business Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Human Service Management and Leadership Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Interdisciplinary Studies
(Elementary Education, 4 tracks)
Bachelor of Science (BS)
Elementary Preparation***, ++
Information Technology Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Logistics and Supply Chain Management Bachelor of Science (BS)
Certificate
Management Minor
Mathematics Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Secondary Education Preparation***, ++
Organizational Behavior and
Human Resource Management
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Psychology Minor
Secondary Education Minor
Sociology Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Substance Abuse Treatment Certificate

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Note: Degrees, majors, concentrations under majors, professional fields, minors, certifications and preprofessional programs are selected in consultation with an advisor and, if approved, are incorporated into the student's degree plan and/or program of study.

Academic Program Options Key

Degrees, Majors, Concentrations under Majors, Minors, Certifications, Licensures and Professional Programs

Degree Abbreviations

AuD – Doctor of Audiology
BAAS – Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences
BA – Bachelor of Arts
BBA – Bachelor of Business Administration
BFA – Bachelor of Fine Arts
BM – Bachelor of Music
BS – Bachelor of Science
BSBC – Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry
BSBIO – Bachelor of Science in Biology
BSCHM – Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
BSECO – Bachelor of Science in Economics
BSEP – Bachelor of Science in Engineering Physics
BSET – Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology
BSMTH – Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
BSMT – Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology
BSPHY – Bachelor of Science in Physics
BSW – Bachelor of Social Work
MA – Master of Arts
MBA – Master of Business Administration
MEd – Master of Education
MFA – Master of Fine Arts
MJ – Master of Journalism
MM – Master of Music
MMEd – Master of Music Education
MPA – Master of Public Administration
MPH – Master of Public Health
MS – Master of Science
EdD – Doctor of Education
DMA – Doctor of Musical Arts
DO/MPH – Doctor of Osteopathy/Master of Public Health
DrPH – Doctor of Public Health
PhD – Doctor of Philosophy

Note: Degree abbreviations are taken from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Inventory of
Approved Degree Programs for Texas Public Senior Colleges and Universities.

Note: Some programs offer dual or joint degrees. See college/school copy.

Legend:

Degree programs and majors are approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

Only undergraduate-level minors and preprofessional programs are listed.

Symbol Information
* Pending approval and/or review by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
** Name change pending approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
*** Students planning to teach in elementary or middle schools must major in interdisciplinary studies in the College of Education. Students planning to teach in secondary schools must earn a major and a degree in the academic discipline in which they plan to teach, and take a minor in secondary education to qualify for a teaching certificate.
**** The university offers preprofessional programs to meet requirements of selected professional schools of medicine, dentistry, nursing, engineering and other fields. The Preprofessional Advisory Committee assists all premedical and pre-dental students with major and minor selection, courses that meet preprofessional requirements, and applications and recommendations to professional schools. (Contact the Office of Student Advising, College of Arts and Sciences.) Students interested in chiropractic, dental hygiene, nursing, pharmacy, podiatry, optometry and all allied health fields (including physical therapy, physician's assistant, occupational therapy and veterinary medicine), should work closely with the health professions counselor in the College of Arts and Sciences to determine the courses suggested for admission to each program. Students wishing to pursue post-baccalaureate work in seminaries or divinity schools should consult with the chair of the Department of Philosophy and Religion Studies.

Although the university does not offer a preprofessional program in law, students may consult with the pre-law advisor in the Department of Political Science.
***** Program not currently accepting students.
+ Offered only at the Luminant Comanche Peak Steam Electric Station.
++ Certificate is issued by the State Board for Educator Certification and is available at undergraduate and post-baccalaureate levels.
! Certificate is issued by the State Board for Educator Certification and is available only at the graduate level.
!! Career and Technical Certification is issued by the State Board for Educator Certification.
!!! Non-degree Artist Certificate program in music.
# Licensure is through the State Committee of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and
Audiology.
## Licensure is through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists.
### BSW, Social Work – graduates of the program are eligible to take the examination for licensure as a social worker (LSW) by the State of Texas.
Degrees awarded simultaneously.
Special Certificate Program.
MS, Rehabilitation Services, Rehabilitation Counseling – carefully selected course work in the rehabilitation counseling concentration prepares graduates of the program to sit for one or more of the following licensures/certifications: CRC, LPC, LCDC.
BS, Rehabilitation Studies – carefully selected course work and supervised field experiences prepare graduates of the program to be eligible to apply for the following certifications: LCDC, CCM.
Certificate provides a basic foundation for becoming a licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor (for majors entitled to a waiver of educational requirements under 150.109- see www.dshs.state.tx.us/sa and navigate to Licensure and then to LCDC Handbook) or contribute to skills applicable in any human service field. Required courses: RHAB 3050, RHAB 4125, RHAB 4050 and RHAB 4150.
Certificate allows students to pursue their own interests in substance abuse and treatment. It allows the flexibility to study any area of alcohol and drug abuse for personal or professional application other than counselor licensure. RHAB 3050 is required as a foundation course. Students can then choose any other three addictions courses to complete the certificate (RHAB 3250, RHAB 4050, RHAB 4125, RHAB 4150, RHAB 4250, RHAB 4350 and RHAB 4450).
^ Certificate is issued by the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE).
^^ Certificate is issued by the Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT).

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