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

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • Agricultural Business Technology
  • Agricultural Business and Management, General
  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other
  • Agronomy and Crop Science
  • American Indian/Native American Studies
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Economics
  • Arabic Language and Literature
  • Architecture
  • Architecture and Related Services, Other
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Astronomy
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biological/Biosystems Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Creative Writing
  • Dance, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • East Asian Studies
  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering, Other
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering/Industrial Management
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Studies
  • Geographic Information Science and Cartography
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
  • History, General
  • Homeland Security
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Hydrology and Water Resources Science
  • Industrial Engineering
  • International/Global Studies
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Journalism
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Latin American Studies
  • Learning Sciences
  • Legal Professions and Studies, Other
  • Linguistics
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Materials Science
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Microbiology, General
  • Mining and Mineral Engineering
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Musical Theatre
  • Natural Resources/Conservation, General
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Neuroscience
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Optics/Optical Sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy, Other
  • Physics, General
  • Physiology, General
  • Plant Sciences, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health, General
  • Reading Teacher Education
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Retail Management
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Science Technologies/Technicians, Other
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Systems Engineering
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
  • Voice and Opera
  • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Biological/life sciences, Health professions and related sciences, Social sciences, Interdisciplinary studies
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study 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
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
Required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
1,985
Part-Time Faculty
362
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
81%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 26% of classes
20-29 students: 28% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 5% of classes
50-99 students: 9% of classes
Over 100 students: 7% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 17% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 26% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 40% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 12% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 3% 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
11,357,822
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
514
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 Laws, Master of Education, Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Accounting, Master of Business Administration, Master of Real Estate Development, Master of Public Health, Master of Science, Master of Science in Public Health, Master of Landscape Architecture, Master of Architecture

Master's Programs of Study

  • Agronomy and Soil Sciences
  • Art Education
  • Art History
  • Asian Studies
  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Biochemistry
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Educational Psychology
  • Elementary Education
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Film, Television, and Video Theory and Criticism
  • Finance and Banking
  • Forestry
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geography
  • Geological Engineering
  • German
  • Higher Education
  • History
  • Journalism
  • Law
  • Management Information Systems
  • Materials Engineering
  • Materials Sciences
  • Medical Informatics
  • Mineral/Mining Engineering
  • Nursing--General
  • Perfusion
  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology
  • Planetary and Space Sciences
  • Psychology--General
  • Secondary Education
  • Sociology
  • Theater
  • Water Resources
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Pharmacy, Doctor of Musical Arts, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Public Health, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Agronomy and Soil Sciences
  • Asian Studies
  • Astronomy
  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Biochemistry
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Cancer Biology/Oncology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Educational Psychology
  • Elementary Education
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Forestry
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geography
  • Geological Engineering
  • German
  • Higher Education
  • History
  • Law
  • Materials Engineering
  • Materials Sciences
  • Medical Informatics
  • Mineral/Mining Engineering
  • Nursing--General
  • Perfusion
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacy
  • Physiology
  • Planetary and Space Sciences
  • Psychology--General
  • Secondary Education
  • Sociology
  • Water Resources

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