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Seattle University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Seattle, WA

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

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Anthropology
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Commercial and Advertising Art
  • Computer Science
  • Conservation Biology
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Criminalistics and Criminal Science
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
  • History, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International/Global Studies
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Music, General
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Sciences
  • Physics Teacher Education
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Nursing Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Stringed Instruments
  • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
  • Western European Studies
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Health professions and related sciences, Engineering
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Student-designed major, 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
522
Part-Time Faculty
238
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
60%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 17% of classes
10-19 students: 44% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 11% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 18% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 58% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 25% 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
857,398
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
467
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
 
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 Laws, Master of Education, Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies, Master of Arts in Transforming Spirituality, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Social Work, Master of Arts in Criminal Justice, Master of Not-for-Profit Leadership, Master of Arts in Transformational Leadership, Master of Public Administration, Master of Divinity, Master of Arts in Psychology, Master of Sport Administration and Leadership, Master of Legal Studies

Master's Programs of Study

  • Counselor Education
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • English as a Second Language
  • Health Law
  • Law
  • Pastoral Ministry and Counseling
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Administration
  • School Psychology
  • Theology
  • Transpersonal and Humanistic Psychology

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Nursing Practice, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Ministry

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Health Law
  • Law
  • Theology

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