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University of Scranton Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Scranton, PA

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

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biophysics
  • Biostatistics
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chemistry, Other
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Communication, General
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Software Engineering
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering/Industrial Management
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Finance, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • French Language and Literature
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • History, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Human Services, General
  • Information Science/Studies
  • Information Technology
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Latin American Studies
  • Latin Language and Literature
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Neuroscience
  • Occupational Therapy/Therapist
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Therapy/Therapist
  • Physics, General
  • Physiology, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Engineering
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health Education and Promotion
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Small Business Administration/Management
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Health professions and related sciences, Biological/life sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, 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
280
Part-Time Faculty
185
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
52%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 15% of classes
10-19 students: 38% of classes
20-29 students: 24% of classes
30-39 students: 22% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 35% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 62% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 0% 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
599,823
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
988
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Arts, Master of Science, Master of Science in Nursing

Master's Programs of Study

  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Chemistry
  • Counselor Education
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Nurse Anesthesia
  • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
  • Nursing--General
  • Reading Education
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Theology

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Nursing Practice

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Nurse Anesthesia
  • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
  • Nursing--General

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