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Binghamton University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Binghamton, NY

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Economics
  • Arabic Language and Literature
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Asian-American Studies
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Chemistry, General
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Creative Writing
  • Directing and Theatrical Production
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • East Asian Studies
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Environmental Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geographic Information Science and Cartography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Hebrew Language and Literature
  • History, General
  • Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services, Other
  • Industrial Engineering
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Latin Language and Literature
  • Linguistics
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music, General
  • Neuroscience
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Sculpture
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Sociology
  • South Asian Studies
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
Most Popular Disciplines
Social sciences, Biological/life sciences, Business/marketing
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Business administration, engineering, anthropology; art history; Asian/AsianAmerican studies; biology; chemistry; computer science; economics; education; French; geography; geology; Italian; math; material science; philosophy, politics & law; physics; political science; public administration; sociology; Spanish; systems science; theatre
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
No online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
760
Part-Time Faculty
314
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
66%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 17% of classes
10-19 students: 29% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 11% of classes
40-49 students: 5% of classes
50-99 students: 6% of classes
Over 100 students: 7% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 5% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 31% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 50% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 11% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
2,517,475
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
1184
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Music, Master of Science in Education, Master of Arts, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science, Master of Engineering, Master of Arts in Teaching

Master's Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Applied Physics
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Chemistry
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Economics
  • Electrical Engineering
  • English Education
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • Geology
  • Gerontological Nursing
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • History
  • Industrial/Management Engineering
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Music
  • Nursing--General
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Reading Education
  • Science Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Social Sciences Education
  • Spanish
  • Statistics
  • Systems Science

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Education, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Applied Physics
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biopsychology
  • Chemistry
  • Cognitive Sciences
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Economics
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Foundations and Philosophy of Education
  • Geology
  • Gerontological Nursing
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • History
  • Industrial/Management Engineering
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Nursing--General
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Statistics
  • Systems Science

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