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Hampton University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Hampton, VA

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

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Air Traffic Controller
  • Architecture
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
  • Banking and Financial Support Services
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Teacher Education
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Child Development
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Cyber/Electronic Operations and Warfare
  • Developmental and Child Psychology
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fire Science/Fire-fighting
  • General Studies
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Health and Wellness, General
  • History, General
  • Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
  • Information Science/Studies
  • Interior Design
  • Jazz/Jazz Studies
  • Journalism
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
  • Marine Science/Merchant Marine Officer
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics, General
  • Modern Languages
  • Molecular Biology
  • Music Management
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Technology
  • Music, General
  • Music, Other
  • Navy/Marine Corps JROTC/ROTC
  • Organizational Communication, General
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physical Sciences
  • Physical Therapy/Therapist
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Communication/journalism, Biological/life sciences, Psychology
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some 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
252
Part-Time Faculty
59
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
65%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 29% of classes
10-19 students: 22% of classes
20-29 students: 22% of classes
30-39 students: 14% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 6% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
Not reported

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
501,984
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
1500
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
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 Arts, Master of Science, Master of Teaching

Master's Programs of Study

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Chemistry
  • Communication Disorders
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Computational Sciences
  • Computer Science
  • Counselor Education
  • Education--General
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Liberal Studies
  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
  • Nursing--General
  • Pastoral Ministry and Counseling
  • Statistics
  • Student Affairs

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Community Health Nursing
  • Counselor Education
  • Education--General
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Liberal Studies
  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
  • Nursing--General
  • Pastoral Ministry and Counseling
  • Student Affairs

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