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Binghamton University
Binghamton, NY
Academic Calendar System Semester
Summer Session Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin Online Catalog
UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION
Undergraduate Majors

Accounting

Actuarial Science

African-American/Black Studies

Anthropology

Applied Economics

Arabic Language and Literature

Art History, Criticism and Conservation

Art/Art Studies, General

Asian Studies/Civilization

Asian-American Studies

Biochemistry

Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Business Administration and Management, General

Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology

Chemistry, General

Cinematography and Film/Video Production

Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General

Comparative Literature

Computer Engineering, General

Computer Science

Computer and Information Sciences, General

Creative Writing

Directing and Theatrical Production

Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

East Asian Studies

Economics, General

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Engineering, General

English Language and Literature, General

English Language and Literature/Letters, Other

Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies

Environmental Studies

Finance, General

Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other

French Language and Literature

Geographic Information Science and Cartography

Geography

Geology/Earth Science, General

German Language and Literature

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other

Hebrew Language and Literature

History, General

Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services, Other

Industrial Engineering

International Business/Trade/Commerce

International Relations and Affairs

Italian Language and Literature

Jewish/Judaic Studies

Latin American Studies

Latin Language and Literature

Linguistics

Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management

Management Information Systems, General

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Mathematics, General

Mechanical Engineering

Medieval and Renaissance Studies

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Music Performance, General

Music, General

Philosophy

Physics, General

Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology

Political Science and Government, General

Pre-Law Studies

Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies

Pre-Veterinary Studies

Psychology, General

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Social Sciences, General

Sociology

South Asian Studies

Spanish Language and Literature

Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology

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UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION - continued
Most Popular Disciplines Business/marketing, Social sciences, Biological/life sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs Business administration, engineering, anthropology; art history; Asian/Asian American studies; biology; chemistry; computer science; economics; education; French; geography; geology; Italian; math; material science; philosophy, politics & law; physics; political science; public administration; sociology; Spanish; systems science; theatre
Special Programs Accelerated program, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Student-designed major, Teacher certification, Internships, Washington semester
Study Abroad Offered
Online Degrees No online degree programs
CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Computer Required
Foreign Language Not 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 689
Part-Time Faculty 289
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree 94%
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 16% of classes
10-19 students: 28% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 11% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 7% of classes
Over 100 students: 7% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size 2-9 students: 7% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 29% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 49% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 11% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
ACADEMIC RESOURCES
Libraries
Library Available on Campus Yes
Holdings 3,487,531
Computing
Computer Ownership Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus 1190
Internet/E-mail Access Not reported
ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES
Remedial Instruction  
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 Arts in Teaching, Master of Science, Master of Music, Master of Business Administration, Master of Social Work, Master of Arts, Master of Public Administration, Master of Engineering, Master of Science in Education
Master's Programs of Study

Accounting

Analytical Chemistry

Anthropology

Applied Physics

Applied Statistics

Art History

Asian Studies

Asian-American Studies

Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General

Biomedical Engineering

Business Administration and Management--General

Chemistry

Comparative Literature

Computer Science

Cultural Studies

Early Childhood Education

Economics

Education--General

Educational Leadership and Administration

Electrical Engineering

Engineering and Applied Sciences--General

English

English Education

English as a Second Language

Environmental Management and Policy

Environmental Sciences

Foreign Languages Education

Foundations and Philosophy of Education

French

Geography

Geology

Health Services Management and Hospital Administration

History

Industrial/Management Engineering

Inorganic Chemistry

Italian

Legal and Justice Studies

Materials Engineering

Materials Sciences

Mathematics

Mathematics Education

Mechanical Engineering

Music

Nursing--General

Organic Chemistry

Philosophy

Physical Chemistry

Physics

Political Science

Public Administration

Reading Education

Science Education

Secondary Education

Social Sciences Education

Social Work

Sociology

Spanish

Special Education

Student Affairs

Sustainable Development

Systems Science

Theater

Writing

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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION - continued
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Education
Doctoral Programs of Study

Analytical Chemistry

Anthropology

Applied Physics

Applied Statistics

Art History

Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General

Biomedical Engineering

Biopsychology

Business Administration and Management--General

Chemistry

Clinical Psychology

Cognitive Sciences

Comparative Literature

Computer Science

Cultural Studies

Economics

Education--General

Educational Leadership and Administration

Electrical Engineering

Engineering and Applied Sciences--General

English

Environmental Management and Policy

Environmental Sciences

Foundations and Philosophy of Education

Geology

Health Services Management and Hospital Administration

History

Industrial/Management Engineering

Inorganic Chemistry

Legal and Justice Studies

Materials Engineering

Materials Sciences

Mathematics

Mechanical Engineering

Nursing--General

Organic Chemistry

Philosophy

Physical Chemistry

Physics

Political Science

Psychology--General

Sociology

Systems Science

Translation and Interpretation

Writing