2019-20 Academic Catalogs Finalized

Jun. 3, 2019

2019-20 Academic Catalogs Finalized 

The 2019-20 academic catalogs, which became effective June 1, have been finalized and are live online. See below for summaries of the new, revised, and deleted programs, as well as links to the annual curriculum change summary reports and approved proposals for Curriculum Committee and Graduate Council.

PDF versions of the catalogs have been published online as well, and can be downloaded and printed on demand. Printed spiral-bound copies may be obtained by submitting a request to the Mail & Copy Center. The printing cost will be billed to your department at $11.58 for the undergraduate catalog and $9.96 for the graduate catalog.

Below are the links to the respective online catalogs and downloads:

2019-20 Graduate Studies Catalog

2019-20 Undergraduate Studies Catalog

2019-20 Curriculum Changes

Undergraduate Studies Catalog 

New Majors/Emphases 

  • Audio in Media Arts (BA) 
  • Audio in Media Arts (BA) with an Emphasis in International Audio Production 
  • Business Administration (BS) with an Emphasis in Sports and Entertainment Management 
  • Creative Writing (BA) 
  • English (BA) (without emphasis) 
  • Management (BA) with an Emphasis in Sports and Entertainment Management 
  • Sound Recording and Engineering (BS) 

Revised Majors/Emphases 

  • Accounting (BS) 
  • Art (BFA) with an Emphasis in Illustration 
  • Business Administration (BS) 
  • Computer Science (BS) 
  • Computer Science (BS) with an Emphasis in Cybersecurity 
  • Economics (BA) 
  • Education (BA) with an Emphasis in Secondary Unified Science  -  New program name: Education (BA) with an Emphasis in Secondary Biology 
  • Data Analytics (BA) 
  • English (BA) with an Emphasis in World Drama and Playwriting  -  New program name: English (BA) with an Emphasis in Drama and Playwriting
  • Entrepreneurship (BA) 
  • Exercise Science (BS) 
  • Film, Television, and Video Production (BA) 
  • Finance (BS) 
  • International Studies (BA) 
  • Journalism (BA) 
  • Management (BA) 
  • Management (BA) with an Emphasis in Human Resources Management 
  • Management (BA) with an Emphasis in International Business 
  • Management (BA) with an Emphasis in Marketing 
  • Music (BA) 
  • Music (BM) Composition 
  • Music (BM) Collaborative Piano
  • Music (BM) Composition (Songwriting) 
  • Music (BM) Instrumental Performance 
  • Music (BM) Jazz Studies - Music Technology 
  • Music (BM) Jazz Studies - Performance 
  • Music Direction for Musical Theatre (BM) 
  • Music (BM) Piano Performance 
  • Music (BM) Vocal Performance 
  • Music Education (BMEd) with an Emphasis in Choral Music K-12 
  • Music Education (BMEd) with an Emphasis in Instrumental Music 
  • Nursing (BSN) 
  • Philosophy (BA) with an Emphasis in Art and Creativity 
  • Photography (BA) 
  • Public Relations (BA)
  • Sound Design (BFA)
  • Sports Communication (BA)

Deleted Majors/Emphases 

  • Audio Production (BA) 
  • Audio Production (BA) with an Emphasis in International Audio Production 
  • Concert Design (BFA) 
  • Education (BA) with an Emphasis in Special Education with Middle and Secondary School Content 
  • English (BA) with an Emphasis in Creative Writing 
  • English (BA) with an Emphasis in Literature, Society, and Politics 
  • German Studies (BA) 

Revised Combined Degrees 

  • Accounting (BS)/Finance (MS) 
  • Accounting (BS)/Forensic Accounting (MS) 
  • Advertising and Marketing Communications (MA) 
  • Computer Science (BS) with an Emphasis in Cybersecurity/ Cybersecurity (MS) 
  • Education (BA) with an Emphasis in Elementary Education with a Content Specialization or Minor/ Teaching English as a Second Language (MA) 
  • Education (BA) with an Emphasis in World Languages/ Teaching English as a Second Language (MA) 
  • Human Resources Development (MA) 
  • Management and Leadership (MA) 
  • Marketing (MS) 

New Minors 

  • Audio in Media Arts 
  • Creative Writing 
  • Exercise Science 
  • Sound Recording and Engineering 

Deleted Minors 

  • Audio Production 
  • Website Development 

Deleted Certificate 

  • Broadcast Journalism 
  • Buddhist Studies 
  • Community Journalism 
  • International Art Studies 
  • Website Development 

New Course Prefix

  • CHIN - Chinese

For further details on changes to the Undergraduate Studies Catalog that have been approved by the Curriculum Committee (such as new courses, deleted courses, and revised courses, minors, and certificates), view the 2018-19 Curriculum Committee Annual Summary (.xslx) and the 2018-19 Approved Proposals.

Graduate Studies Catalog 

New Majors/Emphases 

  • Biomedical Sciences (MS) 
  • Management and Leadership (MA) with an Emphasis in Digital Marketing Management 
  • Management and Leadership (MA) with an Emphasis in Marketing 
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) with an Emphasis in Corporate Finance 
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) with an Emphasis in Digital Marketing Management 
  • School Counseling (MA) 
  • Special Education (MA) with an Emphasis in Dyslexia 
  • Special Education (MA) with an Emphasis in Trauma-Informed Education and Intervention 
  • STEM Education (MA) 

Revised Majors/Emphases and Degrees 

  • Advertising and Marketing Communications (MA) 
  • Applied Educational Psychology (MA)
  • Applied Educational Psychology: School Psychology (EdS)  -  New program name: School Psychology (EdS) 
  • Business and Organizational Security Management (MA) 
  • Communication Arts (MA) 
  • Communication Arts (MA) with an Emphasis in General Communication Arts 
  • Communications Management (MA) 
  • Counseling (MA) with an Emphasis in Clinical Mental Health Counseling 
  • Counseling (MA) with an Emphasis in Couples, Marriage, Family and Child Counseling 
  • Counseling (MA) with an Emphasis in Family Life Counseling 
  • Cybersecurity (MS) 
  • Doctor of Education (EdD) in Transformative Learning in the Global Community 
  • Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice (DNAP) 
  • Early Childhood Education (MA) 
  • Early Childhood Education (MA) with an Emphasis in Inclusive Education 
  • Education and Innovation (MA) 
  • Finance (MS) 
  • Human Resources Development (MA) 
  • Human Resources Management (MA) 
  • Information Technology Management (MA)
  • Management and Leadership (MA) 
  • Marketing (MS) 
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) with an Emphasis in Marketing 
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA) 
  • Master of Public Administration (MPA) 
  • Media Communications (MA) 
  • 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) Performance with an Emphasis in Voice 
  • Nonprofit Leadership (MA) 
  • Organizational Development (MA) 
  • Procurement and Acquisitions Management (MA) 
  • Public Relations (MA) 
  • Secondary School Education (MAT) 
  • Space Systems Operations Management (MA) 
  • Special Education (MA) 
  • Special Education (MA) with an Emphasis in Applied Behavior Analysis 
  • Special Education (MA) with an Emphasis in Mild/Moderate Disabilities 

Deleted Majors/Emphases 

  • Applied Educational Psychology (MA) with an Emphasis in Immigrant and Refugee Children and Families
  • Applied Educational Psychology (MA) with an Emphasis in Psychological Education Programs
  • Applied Educational Psychology (MA) with an Emphasis in Psychology and Education of Gifted Students
  • Applied Educational Psychology: School Psychology (EdS) with an Emphasis in International Children’s Rights
  • Communication Arts (MA) with an Emphasis in Aesthetic Education 
  • Communication Arts (MA) with an Emphasis in Education Technology 
  • Communication Arts (MA) with an Emphasis in Inclusive Education 
  • Communication Arts (MA) with an Emphasis in International Languages and Cultures 
  • Communication Arts (MA) with an Emphasis in Language Arts 
  • Communication Arts (MA) with an Emphasis in Media Literacy 
  • Communication Arts (MA) with an Emphasis in Reading 
  • Communication Arts (MA) with an Emphasis in Writing for Educators 
  • International Business (MA) 
  • International Human Rights (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) with an Emphasis in Business and Organizational Security Management 
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) with an Emphasis in Human Resources Development 
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) with an Emphasis in Human Resources Management 
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) with an Emphasis in Information Technology Management 
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) with an Emphasis in International Business 
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) with an Emphasis in Management and Leadership 
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) with an Emphasis in Procurement and Acquisitions Management 
  • School Systems, Superintendency, and Leadership (EdS) 
  • Special Education (MA) with an Emphasis in Emotional and Behavioral Disorders 
  • Special Education (MA) with an Emphasis in Inclusive Education 

New Dual Degree Programs 

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)/Business and Organizational Security Management (MA) 
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)/Human Resources Development (MA) 
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)/Human Resources Management (MA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)/Information Technology Management (MA) 
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)/Management and Leadership (MA) 
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)/Marketing (MS) 
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)/Procurement and Acquisitions Management (MA) 

Revised Dual Degree Programs 

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

New Certificates 

  • Creativity and Innovation 
  • Cybersecurity - Information Assurance 
  • Dyslexia 
  • Fraud Investigation 
  • Oil and Gas 
  • Trauma-Informed Education and Intervention 

Deleted Certificates 

  • Assessment and Learning of Cognitive Development
  • Teacher Leadership 
  • STEM Leadership 

For further details on changes to the Graduate Studies Catalog that have been approved by the Graduate Council (such as new courses, deleted courses, and revised courses and certificates), view the 2018-19 Graduate Council Annual Summary (.xslx) and the 2018-19 Approved Proposals.

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