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Arcadia University
Glenside, PA
Academic Calendar System Semester
Summer Session Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin  
UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION
Undergraduate Majors

Accounting

Acting

Actuarial Science

Art History, Criticism and Conservation

Art Teacher Education

Art Therapy/Therapist

Art/Art Studies, General

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Business Administration and Management, General

Business/Managerial Economics

Ceramic Arts and Ceramics

Chemistry, General

Commercial and Advertising Art

Comparative Literature

Computer Programming/Programmer, General

Computer Science

Computer and Information Sciences, General

Creative Writing

Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration

Criminology

Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

Drawing

Early Childhood Education and Teaching

Education, General

Elementary Education and Teaching

English Language and Literature, General

Environmental Biology

Finance, General

Fine/Studio Arts, General

French Language and Literature

Health/Health Care Administration/Management

History, General

Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General

Human Services, General

Illustration

Interior Design

International Business/Trade/Commerce

International/Global Studies

Italian Studies

Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Management Information Systems, General

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Mass Communication/Media Studies

Mathematics, General

Medical Illustration/Medical Illustrator

Metal and Jewelry Arts

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Natural Sciences

Painting

Philosophy

Photography

Physics, Other

Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology

Political Science and Government, General

Pre-Dentistry Studies

Pre-Law Studies

Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies

Pre-Veterinary Studies

Psychology, General

Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education

Secondary Education and Teaching

Small Business Administration/Management

Sociology

Spanish Language and Literature

Speech Communication and Rhetoric

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UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION - continued
Most Popular Disciplines Business/marketing, Biological/life sciences, Psychology
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs Engineering, forensic science, international peace and conflict resolution
Special Programs Accelerated program, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Student-designed major, Teacher certification, Cooperative education program, Internships, Washington semester
Study Abroad Offered
Online Degrees Not reported
CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Computer Not required
Foreign Language Required
Math/Science Required for all students
ADVANCED PLACEMENT
International Baccalaureate Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing Available through AP examinations
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FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION
Full-Time Faculty 163
Part-Time Faculty 312
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree Not reported
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 28% of classes
10-19 students: 44% of classes
20-29 students: 22% of classes
30-39 students: 1% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 3% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size 2-9 students: 12% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 65% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 15% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 7% of discussion sections/labs
ACADEMIC RESOURCES
Libraries
Library Available on Campus Yes
Holdings  
Computing
Computer Ownership Not reported
Computers Available on Campus Not Reported
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
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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION
Master's Degrees Offered
Master of Science in Health Education, Master of Arts in International Peace and Conflict Management, Master of Medical Science, Master of Arts in Education, Master of Arts in Humanities, Master of Science in Forensic Science, Master of Science in Genetic Counseling, International Master of Business Administration, Master of Business Administration, Master of Education, Master of Arts in English, Master of Arts, Master of Science in Public Health, Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology, Master of Public Health
Master's Programs of Study

Advertising and Public Relations

Art Education

Business Administration and Management--General

Community Health

Computer Education

Conflict Resolution and Mediation/Peace Studies

Curriculum and Instruction

Early Childhood Education

Education--General

Educational Leadership and Administration

Educational Media/Instructional Technology

Elementary Education

English

English Education

Environmental Education

Forensic Sciences

Genetic Counseling

Health Education

Humanities

International Affairs

Mathematics Education

Music Education

Physician Assistant Studies

Psychology--General

Public Health--General

Reading Education

School Psychology

Science Education

Secondary Education

Social Psychology

Social Sciences Education

Special Education

Theater

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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION - continued
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Doctor of Education, Doctor of Physical Therapy
Doctoral Programs of Study

Art Education

Computer Education

Curriculum and Instruction

Early Childhood Education

Education--General

Educational Leadership and Administration

Educational Media/Instructional Technology

Elementary Education

English Education

Environmental Education

Mathematics Education

Music Education

Physical Therapy

Psychology--General

Reading Education

Science Education

Secondary Education

Social Sciences Education

Special Education

Theater