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University of Hawaii at Manoa Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Honolulu, HI

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

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • American Indian/Native American Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Anthropology
  • Apparel and Textiles, General
  • Architecture
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biotechnology
  • Botany/Plant Biology
  • Botany/Plant Biology, Other
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Dance, General
  • Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Environmental Design/Architecture
  • Environmental Science
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
  • Family and Consumer Economics and Related Services, Other
  • Filipino/Tagalog Language and Literature
  • Finance, General
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • History, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Korean Language and Literature
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Meteorology
  • Microbiology, General
  • Music, General
  • Natural Resources Management and Policy
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Pacific Area/Pacific Rim Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Plant Protection and Integrated Pest Management
  • Plant Sciences, Other
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Soil Sciences, Other
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
  • Tourism and Travel Services Management
  • Women's Studies
  • Zoology/Animal Biology
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Engineering, Biological/life sciences, Social sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
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
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
1,153
Part-Time Faculty
260
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
71%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 16% of classes
10-19 students: 35% of classes
20-29 students: 21% of classes
30-39 students: 9% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 7% of classes
Over 100 students: 5% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 16% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 42% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 30% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 4% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 4% 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
2,670,665
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
117
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 Urban and Regional Planning, Master of Library and Information Science, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Business Administration, Master of Public Health, Master of Science, Master of Public Administration

Master's Programs of Study

  • Anthropology
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Botany
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Computer Science
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • English as a Second Language
  • Entomology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Finance and Banking
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • Geochemistry
  • Geological Engineering
  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • History
  • Human Resources Management
  • Hydrogeology
  • Information Science
  • International Business
  • International Development
  • Law
  • Linguistics
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marine Geology
  • Marketing
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Oceanography
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Organizational Management
  • Planetary and Space Sciences
  • Real Estate
  • Sustainable Development
  • Transportation Management
  • Travel and Tourism
  • Urban and Regional Planning

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Juris Doctor, Doctor of Public Health, Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Medicine

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Anthropology
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Botany
  • Computer Science
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Educational Policy
  • Educational Psychology
  • English as a Second Language
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Finance and Banking
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • Foundations and Philosophy of Education
  • Geochemistry
  • Geological Engineering
  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • History
  • Hydrogeology
  • International Business
  • International Development
  • Kinesiology and Movement Studies
  • Law
  • Linguistics
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marine Geology
  • Marketing
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Oceanography
  • Organizational Management
  • Planetary and Space Sciences
  • Special Education
  • Sustainable Development
  • Transportation Management
  • Urban and Regional Planning

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