Graduate Catalog 2000 - 2002

  
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Table of Contents
 

2000-2001 Graduate School Calendar, 4
2001-2002 Graduate School Calendar, 5
The University of Texas System, 6
The University of Texas at Arlington, 6, 7
The Graduate School, 9
Directory of Offices, 10
Facilities for Advanced Studies and Research, 11
 
Office of Information Technology, 11
   The University Libraries, 12
  
Center for Distance Education, 12
   Engineering Center for Distance Learning, 13
   Research Centers, Divisions and Special Facilities, 13
   Publications, 22

   Short Courses, Conferences and Special Programs, 23

   Use of Campus Facilities, 23

Advanced Degrees and Requirements, 24

  Requirements for the Master's Degree, 25
   Master of Arts (M.A.), 27
  
Master of Science (M.S.), 27
   Specialized and Professional Master's Degrees, 27

 
 Master of Engineering Degree Requirements, 27

   Certificates, 27

   Dual Degree Programs, 28

   Requirements for the Doctor of Philosophy Degree, 28

General Graduate School Regulations
and Information, 31
  Student Responsibility, 31
   Administration of the Advanced Degree Programs, 31

 
 Observance of Religious Holy Days, 31

   Course Grades, 31

   Grade Requirements, 32

   Course Auditing, Changes and Load, 33

   Course Designation System, 33

   Reservation of Courses for Graduate Credit, 34

   Enrollment in Graduate Courses by an Undergraduate  
     Student Holding a Bachelor's Degree, 34

 
 Course and Transfer Credit, 34

   Extension Work and Correspondence Courses, 35

 
 Registration and Orientation for International Students, 35

 
 Registration Requirements and Credit for Thesis
     and Dissertation, 35

   Graduation Procedures, 35

   Graduate School Deadlines, 36

   In Absentia Registration, 37

   Change of Graduate Major or Program, 37

   Petitions, 37

   Grievances Other Than Grades, 37

   Academic Dishonesty, 37

   Graduate Assistantship/Associateship Policy, 37
   Student Educational Records Policy, 38

Admission Requirements and Procedures, 40
  Admission of United States Students, 40
   Admission of International Students

     and Resident Aliens, 41
   Readmission, 42

   Documentation and Application Evaluation Charges, 42

   Academic Fresh Start, 44

   Types of Admission, 44

   Deferred Admission, 45

   Denied Admission, 45

   Special Admissions Programs, 45

   Graduate English Skills Program, 46

   Graduate Student Advisement, 46

   Registration Schedule, 46
   Restrictions on Admission, 46

Tuition and Fees, 47
  Tuition Exceptions, 48
   In Absentia Registration Fee, 48

 
  Installment Tuition Plan, 48

   Distance Education, 49

   Concurrent Enrollment, 49

   Required Fees, 49

   Incidental Fees, 49

   Laboratory Fees, 51

   Supplemental Fees, 51

   Voluntary Fees, 51

   Graduation Fees, 51

   Mav Express Card Fee, 51

   Other Fees and Expenses, 51

   Academic Common Market, 52

   Residency Regulations, 52
   Refunds, 53

Student Services and Financial Aid, 54
  Housing, 54
   Student Health Services, 54

   Counseling and Career Development, 55

   International Office, 55

   Office of Multicultural Services, 56

   Disabled Student Services, 56

   Department of Recreational Sports, 56

   Bursar Services, 57

   Student Financial Aid, 57

   Scholarships, 58

   Assistantships, 58

   Student Conduct and Discipline, 58

   Hazing, 58

   Campus Solicitations, 59
   Student Right-to-Know and Campus Security Act, 59

School of Architecture, 60
  Program in Architecture, 62
   Program in Landscape Architecture, 67

 
Graduate Catalog 2000 - 2002

  
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