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University of California, Santa Cruz Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Santa Cruz, CA

Academic Calendar System
Summer Session
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors

  • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Linguistics
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Astrophysics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biomedical Sciences, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Chemistry, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Cognitive Science
  • Community Organization and Advocacy
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Engineering, Other
  • Computer Science
  • Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Ecology
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Environmental Studies
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
  • History, General
  • International Economics
  • Italian Studies
  • Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Legal Studies, General
  • Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services, Other
  • Linguistics
  • Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
  • Mathematics, General
  • Molecular Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Music, General
  • Natural Sciences
  • Neuroscience
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Sciences
  • Physics, General
  • Plant Sciences, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Biological/life sciences, Social sciences, Computer and information sciences, Psychology
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Online Degrees
No online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements

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

Faculty and Instruction

Full-Time Faculty
Part-Time Faculty
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Regular Class Size
Not reported
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
Not reported

Advanced Placement

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

Academic Resources

Library Available on Campus
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Not Reported
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Services for Learning Disabled Students
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's Programs of Study

  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • History
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Music

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Musical Arts, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Anthropology
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Economics
  • History
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • International Affairs
  • Linguistics
  • Music
  • Psychology--General
  • Sociology

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