Draft of the 2018-19 Academic Catalogs Online

May. 14, 2018

Draft of the 2018-19 Academic Catalogs Online
Please review the drafts for your updates.

In order to help new students and their advisors plan for Summer and Fall classes, preliminary versions of the 2018-19 Graduate Studies Catalog and Undergraduate Studies Catalog were been posted online on April 1.

The editions will stay in draft mode until the official publication date of June 1, 2018.

Thank you to all who assisted with the catalog review process.  Please continue to review the content for your programs and notify Kara Carline in the Office of Academic Affairs of any corrections at karacarline02@webster.edu.

After the June 1 final publications, typographical errors will be corrected in the 2019-20 catalogs.

Undergraduate Studies Catalog

New Majors

  • Management Information Systems (BS)
  • Mathematics (Pre-Engineering) (BS)

Revised Majors/Emphases

  • Accounting (BS)
  • Biological Sciences (BS)
  • Biological Sciences (BS) with an Emphasis in Health and Medicine
  • Biological Sciences (BS) with an Emphasis in Research and Technology
  • Biology (BA)
  • Biology (BA) with an Emphasis in Biodiversity
  • Biology (BA) with an Emphasis in Health Science
  • Computer Science (BS)
  • Computer Science (BS) with an Emphasis in Cybersecurity
  • Costume Design (BFA)
  • Dance (BA)
  • Dance (BFA) with an Emphasis in Ballet
  • Dance (BFA) with an Emphasis in Modern
  • Education (BA) (all areas: new program goals)
  • Education (BA) Elementary Education with Special Education
  • Education (BA) Special Education with Elementary Content
  • Educational Studies (BA)
  • English (BA) (all emphases)
  • Film, Television and Video Production (BA)
  • Finance (BS)
  • International Relations (BA)
  • International Studies (BA)
  • Mathematics (BS)
  • Music (BA)
  • Music (BM) Composition
  • Music (BM) Composition (Songwriting)
  • Music (BM) Instrumental Performance
  • Music (BM) Music Direction for Musical Theatre
  • Musical Theatre (BFA)
  • Nursing (BSN)
  • Philosophy (BA) (all emphases)
  • Photography (BA)
  • Sports Communication (BA)

Deleted Majors/Emphases

  • Computer Science (BS) with an Emphasis in Information Technology
  • Information Management (BS)
  • Information Systems (BS)
  • Mathematics (BA)
  • Mobile Computing (BS)

New Dual Degrees

  • Accounting (BS)/Forensic Accounting (MS)

Revised Dual Degrees

  • Computer Science (BS) with an Emphasis in Cybersecurity/Cybersecurity (MS)

New Minors

  • Africana Studies
  • Anthropology:  Archaeology Focus

Deleted Minors

  • Mobile Computing
  • Website Design

New Certificate

  • International Tourism

Deleted Certificate

  • Website Design

New Course Prefixes

  • AFCS - Africana Studies
  • TRGR - German Translation

For further details on changes to the Undergraduate Studies Catalog that have been approved by the Curriculum Committee (such as new courses and revised courses, minors, and certificates), view the 17--18 Curriculum Committee Annual Summary (.xlsx) and the 17-18 Approved Proposals.

Graduate Studies Catalog

New Majors and Degrees

  • Data Analytics (MS)
  • Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia (DNAP)
  • National Security Studies (MA)

Revised Majors/Emphases and Degrees

  • Communications Management (MA)
  • Counseling (MA) with an Emphasis in Community Counseling
  • Criminal Justice (MS)
  • Cybersecurity (MS)
  • Data Analytics (MS)
  • Doctor of Education (EdD)
  • Doctor of Management (DMgt)
  • Education and Innovation (MA)
  • Educational Leadership (EdS)
  • Educational Technology Leadership (EdS)
  • Elementary Education (MAT)
  • Finance (MS)
  • Forensic Accounting (MS)
  • International Business (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) (core and all emphases)
  • Media Communications (MA)
  • Middle School Education (MAT)
  • Music (MA)
  • Music (MM) Church Music
  • Music (MM) Composition
  • Music (MM) Jazz Studies
  • Music (MM) Performance with an Emphasis in Orchestral Instruments
  • Music (MM) Performance with an Emphasis in Piano, Organ, or Guitar
  • Music (MM) with an Emphasis in Voice
  • Secondary School Education (MAT)
  • Special Education (MA) with an Emphasis in Positive Bheavioral Interventions and Supports
  • Teaching English as a Second Language (MA) (all emphases) 

Deleted Majors/Emphases

  • 1-Year MBA
  • Communication Arts (MA) with an Emphasis in Teaching English as a Foreign Language
  • Communication Arts (MA) with an Emphasis in Teaching English as a Second Language
  • Education and Innovation (MA) with an Emphasis in Education for Global Sustainability
  • Education and Innovation (MA) with an Emphasis in Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports
  • Media Literacy (MA)
  • Nurse Anesthesia (MS)
  • Special Education (MAT) with an Emphasis in Middle School Content
  • Special Education (MAT) with an Emphasis in Secondary School Content

New Dual Major

  • National Security Studies/International Relations

New Dual Degree Programs

  • National Security Studies (MA)/Criminal Justice (MS)
  • National Security Studies (MA)/Cybersecurity (MS) 

Revised Dual Degree Programs

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)/Finance (MS)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)/Master of Health Administration (MHA)

New Certificates

  • Administration of Justice
  • Robotics for STEM Educators
  • STEM Leadership
  • Sustainability and Social Equity Studies

Deleted Certificates

  • Arts Entrepreneurship
  • Business Analytics
  • Education for Global Sustainability
  • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) with SAP
  • Nonprofit Revenue Development
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Teaching Globalization and History

New Course Prefixes

  • CSDA - Computer Science Data Analytics
  • DNAP - Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia 
  • NTSC - National Security

For further details on changes to the Graduate Studies Catalog that have been approved by the Graduate Council (such as new courses and revised courses and certificates), view the 17-18 Graduate Council Annual Summary (.xlsx) and the 17-18 Approved Proposals.

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