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Academic Program Options

Certain programs were under development and/or departmental review at the time this catalog went to press. Check with departments for the latest information on degree programs or requirements.

Degrees, majors, concentrations under majors, professional fields, minors, certifications, endorsements and preprofessional programs are selected in consultation with an adviser and, if approved, are incorporated into the student’s degree plan and/or program of study.

College of Arts and Sciences

College of Business Administration

College of Education

College of Engineering

School of Library and Information Sciences

School of Merchandising and Hospitality Management

College of Music

College of Public Affairs and Community Service

School of Visual Arts

Center for Interdisciplinary Graduate Studies

Cooperative Programs UNT/UNT Health Science Center at Fort Worth

UNT Dallas Campus

Academic Program Options Key

College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Area Program Options
Aerospace Studies Minor
African American Studies Interdisciplinary Minor
Alternative Dispute Resolution Interdisciplinary Minor
Applied Geography Master of Science (MS)
Arabic Minor
Archaeology Interdisciplinary Minor
Asian Studies Interdisciplinary Minor
Audiology Doctor of Audiology (AuD)
Biochemistry Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry (BSBC)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Biology Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science in Biology (BSBIO)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Biology – Ecology Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Biology – Microbiology Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Biology – Plant Science Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Chemical Technicians Minor
Chemistry Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (BSCHM)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Chemistry – Analytical Chemistry Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Chemistry – Chemistry Education Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Chemistry – Industrial Chemistry Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Chemistry – Inorganic Chemistry Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Chemistry – Organic Chemistry Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Chemistry – Physical Chemistry Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Clinical Psychology Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Communication Studies Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Elementary Certification***,++
Secondary Certification***,++
Counseling Psychology Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Creative Writing Master of Arts (MA)
Cytotechnology Bachelor of Science (BS)
Dance Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
Secondary Certification***,++
Economics Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science in Economics (BSECO)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Economics Research Master of Science (MS)
Engineering Physics Bachelor of Science in Engineering Physics (BSEP)
English Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
English – American Literature Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
English – British Literature Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
English – Composition Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
English – Creative Writing Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
English – English Language Arts Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
English – Linguistics Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
English – Literature Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
English – Technical Writing Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Professional Certification
English Language Arts and Reading Secondary Certification***,++
English as a Second Language Master of Arts (MA)
Elementary Certification***,++
Secondary Certification***,++
Environmental Science Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Experimental Psychology Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
French Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Secondary Certification***,++
General Studies Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Geography Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Geography – Earth Science Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Geography – Regional Science Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Geology Minor
German Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Secondary Certification***,++
Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
History Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Secondary Certification***,++
History – Modern European History Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
History – United States History Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Industrial – Organizational Psychology Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
International Studies Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Interdisciplinary Minor
Italian Minor
Japanese Minor
Jewish Studies Interdisciplinary Minor
Journalism Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Journalism (MJ)
Secondary Certification***,++
Journalism – Advertising Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Journalism – Broadcast News Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Journalism – News Writing: Editorial Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Journalism – Photojournalism Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Journalism – Public Relations Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Labor and Industrial Relations Master of Science (MS)
Life Science Secondary Certification***,++
Linguistics Master of Arts (MA)
Mathematics Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science in Mathematics (BSMTH)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Secondary Certification***,++
Medical Technology Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology (BSMT)
Mexican American Studies Interdisciplinary Minor
Military Science Minor
Molecular Biology Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Music Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Musical Theatre – Acting***** Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Musical Theatre – Dancing***** Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Musical Theatre – Singing***** Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Peace Studies Interdisciplinary Minor
Philosophy Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Philosophy – Environmental Ethics Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Physical Science Secondary Certification***,++
Physics Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science in Physics (BSPHY)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Physics – Nuclear/Atomic Physics Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Physics – Solid State Physics Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Physics – Theoretical Physics Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Political Science Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Political Science –
American Government and Public Law
Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Political Science –
Comparative Government and Politics
Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Political Science –
International Politics
Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Political Science –
Political Theory and Methodology
Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Political Science –
Public Administration and Management
Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Pre-Chiropractic Professional Program****
Pre-Dental Hygiene Professional Program****
Pre-Dentistry Professional Program****
Pre-Dietetic Professional Program****
Premedicine Professional Program****
Pre-Nursing Professional Program****
Pre-Occupational Therapy Professional Program****
Pre-Optometry Professional Program****
Pre-Pharmacy Professional Program****
Pre-Physical Therapy Professional Program****
Pre-Physician’s Assistant Professional Program****
Pre-Podiatry Professional Program****
Pre-Public Health Professional Program****
Pre-Respiratory Therapist Professional Program****
Pre-Seminary Professional Program****
Pre-Theology Professional Program****
Pre-Veterinary Professional Program****
Psychology Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Radio/Television/Film Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Master of Science (MS)
Religion Studies Interdisciplinary Minor
Russian Minor
School Psychology Master of Arts (MA)*****
Master of Science (MS)*****
Professional Certification##
Science Secondary Certification***,++
Social Science Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Interdisciplinary Minor
Social Studies Secondary Certification***,++
Spanish Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Secondary Certification***,++
Speech Communication Secondary Certification***,++
Speech and Hearing Sciences Minor
Speech – Language Pathology Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Speech – Language Pathology/Audiology Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Professional Certification#
Study of Sexualities Minor
Technical Writing Master of Arts (MA)
Theatre Arts Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Secondary Certification***,++
Theatre Arts – Acting Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Theatre Arts – Design/Technology Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Women’s Studies Interdisciplinary Minor

College of Business Administration

Academic Area Program Options
Accounting Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Accounting – Audit and Financial Accounting Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Accounting – Entrepreneurial Perspective Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Accounting – Managerial Accounting Systems Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Accounting Control Systems Bachelor of Science (BS)
Business Administration Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Business Computer Information Systems Bachelor of Science (BS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Business Foundations Minor
Decision Sciences Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Decision Technologies Master of Science (MS)
Economics Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Entrepreneurship Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Finance Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Financial Services Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Minor
General Business Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Secondary Certification***,++
Health Services Management Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Risk Management and Insurance** Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Minor
Information Technologies Master of Science (MS)
Legal Studies Minor
Logistics and Supply Chain Management Bachelor of Science (BS)
Management Minor
Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Management Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Marketing Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Minor
Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Operations and Supply Chain Management Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Organizational Behavior and
Human Resource Management
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Real Estate Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Strategic Management Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Taxation Master of Science (MS)

College of Education

Academic Area Program Options
Applied Technology and Performance Improvement Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS)
Master of Education (MEd)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Education (EdD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Secondary Certification***,++
Art All-Level Certification++
Basic Business Secondary Certification***,++
Bilingual – Generalist Elementary Certification***,++
Chemistry (Physical Science) Secondary Certification***,++
Computer Education Minor
Computer Education and Cognitive Systems Master of Science (MS)
Secondary Certification***
Computer Education and Cognitive Systems – Instructional Systems Technology Endorsements/Supplemental Certificates^
Computer Education and Cognitive Systems – Teaching and Learning With Technology Endorsements/Supplemental Certificates^^
Counseling Master of Education (MEd)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Counseling Associate Studies Minor
Curriculum and Instruction Master of Education (MEd)
Doctor of Education (EdD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Dance Secondary Certification***, ++
Development and Family Studies Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Development and Family Studies Program – Certified Family Life Educator Professional Certification••
Development and Family Studies Program – Early Intervention Specialist Professional Professional Certification••
Early Childhood Education (Grades EC-4) Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Education (EdD)
Elementary Certification***, ++
Educational Administration Master of Education (MEd)
Doctor of Education (EdD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Educational Computing Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Educational Diagnostician Professional Certification
Educational Psychology Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Educational Research Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Elementary Education (Grades EC-4; 4-8) Master of Science (MS)
English Language Arts and Reading Secondary Certification ***,++
English as a Second Language Elementary Certification***,++
Family and Consumer Science Secondary Certification***,++
French Secondary Certification***,++
Generalist (Grades 4-8) Elementary Certification***,++
German Secondary Certification***,++
Gifted and Talented Supplemental Certificates, !
Health Education All-Level Certification++
Health Promotion Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Health Science Technology Secondary Certification***,!!
Higher Education Master of Science (MS)
Master of Education (MEd)
Doctor of Education (EdD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
History Secondary Certification***,++
Hospitality, Nutrition and Food Science Secondary Certification***,++
Human Development and Family Science Secondary Certification***,++
Interdisciplinary Studies (Grades EC-4; Grades 4-8) Bachelor of Science (BS)
Elementary Certification****,++
Journalism Secondary Certification***,++
Kinesiology (Physical Education) Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
All-Level Certification, ++
Life Science Secondary Certification***,++
Marketing Education Professional Certification,!!
Master Reading Teacher Professional Certification!
Master Technology Teacher Professional Certification!
Mathematics Secondary Certification***,++
Middle School Education (Grades 4-8) Elementary Certification***,++
Music All-Level Certification++
Office Education Professional Certification!!
Physical Education (Kinesiology) All-Level Certification, ++
Physical Science Secondary Certification***,++
Principal Professional Certification!
Reading Education Master of Science (MS)
Master of Education (MEd)
Doctor of Education (EdD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Reading Specialist All-Level Certification!
Recreation and Leisure Studies Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Recreation and Leisure Studies – National Council on Therapeutic Recreation Professional Certification••
School Counselor Professional Certification!
School Librarian Professional Certification!
School Psychologist and Associate School Psychologist Professional Certification##
Science Secondary Certification***,++
Secondary Education Master of Education (MEd)
Social Studies Secondary Certification***,++
Spanish Secondary Certification***,++
Special Education (EC-12) Master of Science (MS)
Master of Education (MEd)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
All-Level Certification++
Speech Secondary Certification***,++
Sports Management Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Superintendent Professional Certification, !
Technology Applications Secondary Certification***,!
All-Level Certification!
Professional Certification!
Theatre Arts Secondary Certification***,++
Trade and Industrial Secondary Certification***,!!

College of Engineering

Academic Area Program Options
Computer Engineering Bachelor of Science (BS)
Master of Science (MS)
Computer Science Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Secondary Certification***,++
Construction Engineering Technology Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology (BSET)
Electrical Engineering Bachelor of Science (BS)
Master of Science (MS)
Engineering Technology Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Electronics Engineering Technology Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology (BSET)
Manufacturing Engineering Technology Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology (BSET)
Mechanical Engineering Technology Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology (BSET)
Nuclear Engineering Technology+ Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology (BSET)
Materials Science and Engineering Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Pre-Engineering Preprofessional Program****

School of Library and Information Science

Academic Area Program Options
Information Science Bachelor of Science (BS)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Library Science Master of Science (MS)
School Librarian Professional Certification!

School of Merchandising and Hospitality Management

Academic Area Program Options
Electronic Merchandising Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Family and Consumer Sciences (Grades 8-12) Professional Certification
Home Furnishings Merchandising Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Hospitality, Nutrition and Food Science (Grades 8-12) Professional Certification
Hospitality Management Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Merchandising Bachelor of Science (BS)
Master of Science (MS)
Merchandising –     Fashion Merchandise
    Development Emphasis
Minor

College of Music

Academic Area Program Options
Composition Bachelor of Music (BM)
Master of Music (MM)
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
General Choral and Instrumental Music Bachelor of Music (BM)
All-Level Certification++
General Choral and Instrumental Music – Choral/Keyboard Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
General Choral and Instrumental Music – Choral/Vocal Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
General Choral and Instrumental Music – Instrumental/Band Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
General Choral and Instrumental Music – Instrumental/Orchestra Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Jazz Studies Bachelor of Music (BM)
Master of Music (MM)
Music Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Music Education Master of Music Education (MMEd)
Master of Music (MM)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Music History and Literature Bachelor of Music (BM)
Music Theory Bachelor of Music (BM)
Master of Music (MM)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Musicology Master of Music (MM)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Performance Bachelor of Music (BM)
Master of Music (MM)
Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)
Preprofessional Programs****!!!

College of Public Affairs and Community Service

Academic Area Program Options
Alternative Dispute Resolution Interdisciplinary Minor
Professional Certification
Anthropology Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Applied Anthropology Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Applied Arts and Sciences Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS)
Applied Behavior Analysis Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Applied Economics Master of Science (MS)
Applied Gerontology Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Behavior Analysis Master of Science (MS)
Criminal Justice Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Master of Science (MS)
Emergency Administration and Planning Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Ethnic Studies Minor
General Studies in Aging Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Professional Certification••
Human Service Management and Leadership Minor
Bachelor of Science (BS)*
Long-term Care, Senior Housing and Aging Services Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Medical Anthropology Minor
Public Administration Minor
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Public Administration and Management Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Rehabilitation Counseling Master of Science (MS)
Rehabilitation Services – Rehabilitation Counseling Professional Certification, Licensure•••
Rehabilitation Studies Bachelor of Science (BS)
Minor
Professional Certification••••
Social Work Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)
Licensure###
Sociology Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Sociology – Family and Life Cycle Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Sociology – Social Organization and Disorganization Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Sociology – Urban Sociology Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Concentrations under the Doctoral Major
Substance Abuse and Addictions Minor
Volunteer and Community Resource Management Minor

School of Visual Arts

Academic Area Program Options
Art Minor
Art – Museum Education Professional Certification••
Art Education Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Art History Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
Minor
Master of Arts (MA)
Ceramics Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Concentration under the Graduate Major
Communication Design Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Concentration under the Graduate Major
Design Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Drawing Minor
Drawing and Painting Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Concentration under the Graduate Major
Fashion Design Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Concentration under the Graduate Major
Fibers Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Concentration under the Graduate Major
Interior Design Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Concentration under the Graduate Major
Metalsmithing and Jewelry Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Concentration under the Graduate Major
Photography Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Concentration under the Graduate Major
Printmaking Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Concentration under the Graduate Major
Sculpture Concentration under the Undergraduate Major
Minor
Concentration under the Graduate Major
Studio Art Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Visual Arts Studies Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
All-Level Certification++

Center for Interdisciplinary Graduate Studies

Academic Area Program Options
Interdisciplinary Studies Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)

Cooperative Programs UNT/UNT Health Science Center at Fort Worth

Academic Area Program Options
Public Health Master of Public Health (MPH)
Doctor of Osteopathy (DO)
Public Health – Environmental Health Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Public Health – Health Behavior Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Public Health – Health Services Research§ Concentrations under the Master’s Major
Public Health/Anthropology§§ Master of Public Health (MPH)
Master of Arts (MA)
Public Health/Health Psychology and Behavior Medicine§§ Master of Public Health (MPH)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Public Health/Sociology§§ Master of Public Health (MPH)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Note: This program is administered through the School of Public Health at the UNT Health Science Center at Fort Worth. At the UNTHSC-FW, concentrations under the major are referred to as tracks.
For a complete listing of all programs offered, see the UNTHSC catalogs or the web site: www.hsc.unt.edu.
§ This concentration is available only in conjunction with the Public Health/Sociology degree.
§§ Dual or concurrent degree programs.

Dallas Campus

Academic Area Program Options
Adolescent Counseling Professional Certification!
Adult Counseling Professional Certification!
Alternative Dispute Resolution Professional Certification
Applied Gerontology Professional Certification
Business Administration (Strategic Management) Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Community Counseling Professional Certification!
Computer Science Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Science (BS)
Counseling Master of Science (MS)
Master of Education (MEd)
Criminal Justice Bachelor of Science (BS)
Master of Science (MS)
Educational Administration Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Education (EdD)
Educational Diagnostician Professional Certification!
English – Technical Writing Professional Certification
Entrepreneurship Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Diversity Professional Certification
General Business Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
General Studies Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Health Information Management Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS)
Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Higher Education (Student Services Administration) Master of Education (MEd)
Master of Science (MS)
Human Services Bachelor of Applied Arts and Science (BAAS)
Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Information Science Master of Science (MS)
Interdisciplinary Studies (Elementary Education, 8 tracks) Bachelor of Science (BS)
Elementary Certification***++
Legal Information Management Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS)
Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Library Science Master of Science (MS)
Nursing^^^ Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)^^^
Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Organizational Development Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS)
Concentrations under the Undergraduate Major
Public Health^^^^ Master of Public Health (MPH)
Rehabilitation Studies Bachelor of Science (BS)
Social Sciences Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Sociology Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Academic Program Options Key

Degrees, Majors, Concentrations under Majors, Minors, Certifications, Endorsements and Preprofessional Programs

Degree Abbreviations

AuD — Doctor of Audiology
BAAS — Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences
BA — Bachelor of Arts
BBA — Bachelor of Business Administration
BFA — Bachelor of Fine Arts
BM — Bachelor of Music
BS — Bachelor of Science
BSBC — Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry
BSBIO — Bachelor of Science in Biology
BSCHM — Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
BSECO — Bachelor of Science in Economics
BSEP — Bachelor of Science in Engineering Physics
EBSET — Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology
BSMTH — Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
BSMT — Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology
BSPHY — Bachelor of Science in Physics
BSW — Bachelor of Social Work
EMBA — Executive Master of Business Administration
MA — Master of Arts
MBA — Master of Business Administration
MEd — Master of Education
MFA — Master of Fine Arts
MJ — Master of Journalism
MM — Master of Music
MMEd — Master of Music Education
MPA — Master of Public Administration
MPH — Master of Public Health
MS — Master of Science
EdD — Doctor of Education
DMA — Doctor of Musical Arts
DO/MPH — Doctor of Osteopathy/Master of Public Health
PhD — Doctor of Philosophy

Note: Degree abbreviations are taken from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Inventory of Approved Degree Programs for Texas Public Senior Colleges and Universities and may not match the UNT degree option abbreviations listed in the Schedule of Classes.

Note: Some programs offer dual or joint degrees. See college/school copy.

Legend:

Degree programs, majors and concentrations under the majors are approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

Only undergraduate-level minors and preprofessional programs are listed.

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Information
* Pending approval and/or review by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
** Name change pending approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
*** Students planning to teach in elementary or middle schools must major in interdisciplinary studies in the College of Education. Students planning to teach in secondary schools must earn a major and a degree in the academic discipline in which they plan to teach, and take a minor in secondary education to qualify for a teaching certificate.
**** The university offers preprofessional programs to meet requirements of selected professional schools of medicine, dentistry, nursing, engineering and other fields. The Preprofessional Advisory Committee assists all premedical and pre-dental students with major and minor selection, courses that meet preprofessional requirements, and applications and recommendations to professional schools. (Contact the Office of Student Advising, College of Arts and Sciences.) Students interested in chiropractic, dental hygiene, nursing, pharmacy, podiatry, optometry, all allied health fields, including physical therapy, physicians assistant, occupational therapy and veterinary medicine should work closely with the health professions counselor in the College of Arts and Sciences to determine the courses suggested for admission to each program. Students wishing to pursue post-baccalaureate work in seminaries or divinity schools should consult with the chair of the Department of Philosophy and Religion Studies.

Although the university does not offer a preprofessional program in law, students may consult with the pre-law adviser in the Department of Political Science.
***** Program not currently accepting students.
+ Offered only at the Texas Utilities Electric facility at Comanche Peak.
++ Certificate is issued by the State Board for Educator Certification and is available at undergraduate and post-baccalaureate levels.
! Certificate is issued by the State Board for Educator Certification and is available only at the graduate level.
!! Vocational/Technical Certification is issued by the State Board for Educator Certification.
!!! Non-degree Artist Certificate program in music.
# Licensure is through the State Committee of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology Audiology.
## Licensure is through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists.
### BSW, Social Work — graduates of the program are eligible to take the examination for licensure as a social worker (LSW) by the State of Texas.
Degrees awarded simultaneously.
•• Special Certificate Program.
••• MS, Rehabilitation Services, Rehabilitation Counseling — carefully selected course work in the rehabilitation counseling concentration prepares graduates of the program to sit for one or more of the following licensures/certifications: CRC, LPC, LCDC.
•••• BS, Rehabilitation Studies — carefully selected course work and supervised field experiences prepare graduates of the program to be eligible to apply for the following certifications: LCDC, LSWA, CVE.
^ Certificate is issued by the International Society for Technology in Education
(ISTE).
^^ Certificate is issued by the Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT).
^^^ This program is administered through the School of Nursing at the University of Texas at Arlington. This is an RN to BSN program.
^^^^ This program is administered through the School of Public Health at the UNT Health Science Center at Fort Worth.