Degree Requirements


School of Architecture



Master’s Degrees

Architecture, M.ARCH


Property Repositioning & Turnaround Strategies


Landscape Architecture

Master’s Degrees

Landscape Architecture, M.L.A.


College of Business



Master’s Degrees

Accounting, M.S.

Professional Accounting, M.P.A.

Taxation, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Accounting, PhD


Tax Certificate


Business Administration

Master’s Degrees

Business Administration, M.B.A. (Flexible Format)

Business Administration, M.B.A. (Professional Cohort)

Executive MBA

Online Business Administration, (Online M.B.A.)

Doctoral Degrees

Business Administration, Ph.D.

Business Statistics, Ph.D.

Management Science, Ph.D.


Graduate Advanced Studies - Business, Certificate



Master’s Degrees

Economics, M.A.


Finance and Real Estate

Master’s Degrees

Quantitative Finance, M.S.

Real Estate, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Finance (Business Administration), Ph.D.


Real Estate Development Certificate


Health Care Administration

Master’s Degrees

Healthcare Administration, M.S.


Information Systems & Operations Management

Master’s Degrees

Information Systems, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Information Systems (Business Administration), Ph.D.

Mathematical Sciences - Information Systems, Ph.D.



Master’s Degrees

Human Resource Management, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Management (Business Administration), Ph.D.



Master’s Degrees

Marketing Research, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Marketing (Business Administration), Ph.D.


College of Education and Health Professions


Curriculum and Instruction

Master’s Degrees

Curriculum & Instruction, M.Ed.

Ed Curr & Inst MED NonTh Math

Ed Curr & Inst MED NonTh Science

ED Curr & Inst-MED Mathematics (AP)

ED Curr & Inst-MED Science (AP)

Ed Curr & Inst-MED Writing Focus

ED Curr&Inst-MED TripLit (AP)

Mind, Brain & Education, M.Ed. Non Thesis

Reading Specialist, M.Ed.

Teaching - Early Childhood, M.Ed.T.

Teaching - Middle Level, M.Ed.T.

Teaching - Secondary Level, M.Ed.T.


Curriculum & Inst. M.Ed.

Education in Teaching - All Level Certificate

Education in Teaching - Early Childhood Certificate

Education in Teaching - Mid-Level Certificate

Education in Teaching - Secondary Level Certificate

English Secondary Language Certificate

Gifted & Talented Certificate

Master Reading Teacher Certificate

Master Tech. Teaching Certificate

Reading Specialist Certificate

Teaching - Teacher Certification Only


Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

Master’s Degrees

Ed Lead&Pol Stdy-MED NT (AP)

Educational Leadership & Policy Studies, M.Ed.

Doctoral Degrees

Educational Leadership & Policy Studies (K-16), Ph.D.


Educational Leadership & Policy Studies, Certification Only

Principal Certificate

Superintendent Certificate



Master’s Degrees

Exercise Physiology, M.S.


College of Engineering


Aerospace Engineering

Master’s Degrees

Aerospace Engineering, M.Engr.

Aerospace Engineering, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Aerospace Engineering, BS to Ph.D.

Aerospace Engineering, Ph.D.



Master’s Degrees

Biomedical Engineering, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Biomedical Engineering, B.S. to Ph.D.

Biomedical Engineering, Ph.D.


Civil Engineering

Master’s Degrees

Civil Engineering, M.Engr.

Civil Engineering, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Civil Engineering, Ph.D.


Computer Science and Engineering

Master’s Degrees

Computer Engineering, M.S.

Computer Science, M.S.

Software Engineering, M.SWEN

Doctoral Degrees

Computer Engineering, B.S. to Ph.D.

Computer Engineering, Ph.D.

Computer Science, B.S. to Ph.D.

Computer Science, Ph.D.

Mathematical Sciences - Computer Science, Ph.D.


Electrical Engineering

Master’s Degrees

Electrical Engineering-M.S.Fast Track

Electrical Engineering, M.Engr Non Thesis

Electrical Engineering, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Electrical Engineering, BS to Ph.D.

Electrical Engineering, Ph.D.


Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering

Master’s Degrees

Engineering Management, M.S.

Industrial Engineering, M.Engr

Industrial Engineering, M.S.

Logistics, M.S.

Systems Engineering, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Industrial Engineering, BS to Ph.D.

Industrial Engineering, Ph.D.


Materials Science and Engineering

Master’s Degrees

Materials Science and Engineering, M.Engr.

Materials Science and Engineering, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Materials Science and Engineering, BS to Ph.D.

Materials Science and Engineering, Ph.D.


Mechanical Engineering

Master’s Degrees

Mechanical Engineering, M.Engr.

Mechanical Engineering, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Mechanical Engineering, BS to Ph.D.

Mechanical Engineering, Ph.D.


College of Liberal Arts


Art & Art History

Master’s Degrees

Art, M.F.A.



Master’s Degrees

Communications, M.A.


Criminology & Criminal Justice

Master’s Degrees

Criminology and Criminal Justice, M.A.



Master’s Degrees

English, M.A.

Doctoral Degrees

English, Ph.D.



Master’s Degrees

History, M.A.

Doctoral Degrees

Transatlantic History, Ph.D.

Transatlantic History,BA to PHD


Archival Administration Certificate



Master’s Degrees

Linguistics, M.A.

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, M. A.

Doctoral Degrees

Linguistics, Ph.D.


Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)


Modern Languages

Master’s Degrees

Modern Languages, M.A. (Spanish or French Concentration)


Modern Languages, Certificate in French

Modern Languages, Certificate in Spanish



Master’s Degrees

Music Performance, MM NonThesis

Music Performance, MM Thesis

Music, M.M.


Performance Certificate


Philosophy and Humanities

Master’s Degrees

Humanities, M.A.


Political Science

Master’s Degrees

Political Science, M.A.


Sociology and Anthropology

Master’s Degrees

Anthropology, M.A.

Sociology, M.A.

Sociology, M.A. Thesis Substitute


College of Nursing



Master’s Degrees

MSN - Nurse Practitioner

Nurs Admin Executive-MSN NonTh

Nursing Admin-MSN NT (AP)

Nursing Admin-MSN Thesis (AP)

Nursing Administration, MSN

Nursing Education, M.S.N.

Doctoral Degrees

Doctor of Nursing Practice - DNP

Nursing BSN to Ph.D. Doctoral Bound, Administration

Nursing BSN to Ph.D. Doctoral Bound, Clinical

Nursing, Ph.D.


Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Adult Nurse Practitioner

Family Nurse Practitioner

Gerontological Nurse Practitioner

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

Nurse Educator

Nursing Educator Role Certificate

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner


College of Science



Master’s Degrees

Biology, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Quantitative Biology, B.S - Ph.D.

Quantitative Biology, Ph.D.


Chemistry & Biochemistry

Master’s Degrees

Chemistry-MS Thesis Sub

Chemistry, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Chemistry, B.S. to Ph.D.

Chemistry, Ph.D.


Earth and Environmental Sciences

Master’s Degrees

Environmental and Earth Science, M.S.

Geology, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Earth and Environmental Sciences, B.S. to Ph.D.

Earth and Environmental Sciences, Ph.D.


Certificate in Environmental Science

Certificate in Hazardous Materials and Waste Management

GIS and Spatial Information Systems Certificate

Petroleum Geoscience Certificate


Interdisciplinary Science

Master’s Degrees

Interdisciplinary Science, M.A.



Master’s Degrees

Mathematics Teaching, M.A.

Mathematics, M.A.

Mathematics, M.S. (General Math)

Mathematics, M.S. (General Statistics)

Doctoral Degrees

Mathematics (General Mathematics), B.S. to Ph.D.

Mathematics (General Mathematics), Ph.D.

Mathematics (General Statistics), B.S. to Ph.D.

Mathematics (General Statistics), Ph.D.



Master’s Degrees

Physics, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Physics and Applied Physics, BS to Ph.D.

Physics and Applied Physics, Ph.D.



Master’s Degrees

Psychology Experimental, M.S.

Psychology, Health/Neuroscience, M.S.

Psychology, Industrial and Organizational, M.S.

Doctoral Degrees

Experimental Psychology, Health, Ph.D.

Experimental Psychology, Ph.D.

Psychology, Health/Neuroscience, Ph.D.


School of Social Work


Social Work

Master’s Degrees

Social Work, M.S.S.W.

Social Work, M.S.S.W. Non Thesis Advanced Specialty

Doctoral Degrees

Social Work, Ph.D.


School of Urban and Public Affairs


City and Regional Planning

Master’s Degrees

City & Regional Planning, M.CIRP


Developmental Review Certificate

Geographical Information Systems Certificate


Public Administration

Master’s Degrees

Online Public Administration, M.P.A.

Public Administration, M.P.A.


Law & Public Policy Certificate

Public Budgeting and Financial Management Certificate

Urban Journalism Certificate Program

Urban Non-Profit Management Certificate


Urban and Public Affairs

Master’s Degrees

Interdisc Stud MS NT Sustainability

Urban Affairs, M.A.

Doctoral Degrees

Public & Urban Administration, Ph.D.

Urban Planning & Public Policy, Ph.D.