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University of New Hampshire Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Durham, NH

Academic Calendar System
Summer Session
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors

  • Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
  • Biomedical Sciences, General
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Communication Disorders Sciences and Services, Other
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Criminology
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Forestry, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • French Studies
  • Genetics, General
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
  • Homeland Security
  • Horse Husbandry/Equine Science and Management
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Information Technology
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Management Science
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music, General
  • Natural Resource Economics
  • Natural Resources/Conservation, General
  • Neuroscience
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Statistics, Other
  • Sustainability Studies
  • Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
  • Women's Studies
  • Zoology/Animal Biology
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Engineering, Biological/life sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Business administration, social work, occupational therapy
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, 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
2-9 students: 16% of classes
10-19 students: 24% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 11% of classes
Over 100 students: 7% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 16% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 29% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 48% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs

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
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 Laws, Master of Education, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of International Criminal Law and Justice, Master of Social Work, Master of Arts in Liberal Studies, Master of Business Administration, Master of Commerce and Technology, Master of Science, Master of Public Administration, Master of Engineering, Master of Intellectual Property, Master of Science in Teaching, Master of Arts in Teaching

Master's Programs of Study

  • Addictions/Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Biochemistry
  • Child and Family Studies
  • Computer Science
  • Conservation Biology
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • English
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Fish, Game, and Wildlife Management
  • Forestry
  • Geology
  • Geosciences
  • Hydrology
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Kinesiology and Movement Studies
  • Law
  • Legal and Justice Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Oceanography
  • Physical Education
  • Public Administration
  • Secondary Education
  • Social Work
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Sports and Entertainment Law
  • Water Resources
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Juris Doctor, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Biochemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • English
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Law
  • Legal and Justice Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Oceanography
  • Sports and Entertainment Law
  • Writing

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