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Wichita State University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Wichita, KS

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

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
  • Anthropology
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Communication, General
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Software Engineering
  • Computer and Information Sciences, Other
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering Technology, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • Game and Interactive Media Design
  • General Studies
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Graphic Design
  • Health and Wellness, General
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • History, General
  • Homeland Security
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Keyboard Instruments
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Music, Other
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Health professions and related sciences, Engineering
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, 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
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
551
Part-Time Faculty
275
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
47%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 22% of classes
10-19 students: 26% of classes
20-29 students: 22% of classes
30-39 students: 11% of classes
40-49 students: 8% of classes
50-99 students: 9% of classes
Over 100 students: 2% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 29% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 35% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 29% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 5% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 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
1,254,271
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
1500
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, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Education, Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Social Work, Master of Accounting, Master of Business Administration, Master of Physician Assistant, Master of Science, Master of Public Administration, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Innovation Design, Executive Master of Business Administration, Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Engineering Management, Master of Music Education

Master's Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Allied Health--General
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Chemistry
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Economics
  • Education of the Gifted
  • Education--General
  • English
  • International Economics
  • Management Information Systems
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Middle School Education
  • Physics
  • Secondary Education
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Taxation
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Audiology

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Allied Health--General
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Chemistry
  • Communication Disorders
  • Education--General
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physics

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