Degree and Certificate Programs Offered by School and Degree Type
Fall Term, 1996

Faculty and College of Arts and Sciences, Humanities1, 2

Faculty and College of Arts and Sciences, Natural Sciences1, 2

Faculty and College of Arts and Sciences, Social Sciences1, 2

Faculty and College of Arts and Sciences, Other Programs1, 2

General Studies1

Interschool Programs

Honors College

Katz Graduate School of Business5

Education1

Engineering1, 8

Law9

Public and International Affairs10

Social Work1, 11

Information Sciences1

College of Business Administration1

Dental Medicine

Nursing1

Pharmacy1

Public Health15

Medicine17

Health and Rehabilitation Sciences1

Johnstown, Humanities1

Johnstown, Natural Sciences1

Johnstown, Social Sciences1

Johnstown, Education1

Johnstown, Engineering Technology1

Johnstown, Other Programs1

Greensburg, Humanities1

Greensburg, Natural Sciences1

Greensburg, Behavioral Sciences1

Greensburg, Other Programs1

Titusville

Bradford, Humanities1

Bradford, Natural Sciences1

Bradford, Social Sciences1

Bradford, Other Programs1

University Center for International Studies

Education and Public Health

Nursing and Public Health


1The Bachelor of Philosophy degree, BPhil, offered through the Honors College, is available in all University baccalaureate degree programs.

2In the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, also available are the joint degree programs between the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and Law, MA/JD, between the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and the Katz Graduate School of Business, MA/MBA, and between the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and Medicine, MA/MD (Medical Ethics). In the College of Arts and Sciences, also available are the Combined Major degree programs, BA and BS, and the joint degree programs between the College of Arts and Sciences and Engineering, BA/BSE and BS/BSE.

3A cooperative degree program with Pittsburgh Theological Seminary.

4A dual (double) major program in which the Business major is taken in conjunction with any other College of Arts and Sciences major.

5Also available is the dual-degree program within the Katz Graduate School of Business, MBA/MS, the joint degree programs between the Katz Graduate School of Business and the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, MBA/MA, between the Katz Graduate School of Business and Law, MBA/JD, between the Katz Graduate School of Business and Public and International Affairs, MBA/MPIA, and between the Katz Graduate School of Business and Public Health, MHA/MPH, and a cooperative degree program between the Katz Graduate School of Business and Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, MBA/MDiv.

6A specially designed two-year MBA program offered to experienced executives.

7A degree program in which the MIB degree is offered only in conjunction with the MBA.

8Also available is the dual-degree program within Engineering, MSChE/MSPE, and joint degree programs between Engineering and the College of Arts and Sciences, BSE/BA and BSE/BS.

9Also available are joint degree programs between Law and the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, JD/MA, between Law and the Katz Graduate School of Business, JD/MBA, between Law and Public and International Affairs, JD/MPA, JD/MPIA, and JD/MURP, and between Law and Public Health, JD/MPH, and cooperative degree programs between Law and Carnegie Mellon University, JD/MS, JD/MAM, and JD/MSIA.

10Also available within Public and International Affairs are dual-degree programs, MPA/MPIA, MPA/MURP, and MPIA/MURP, a joint degree program between Public and International Affairs and the Katz Graduate School of Business, MPIA/MBA, and joint degree programs between Public and International Affairs and Law, MPA/JD, MPIA/JD, and MURP/JD, and between Public and International Affairs and Social Work, MPA/MSW, MPIA/MSW, and MURP/MSW.

11Also available are joint degree programs between Social Work and Public Health, PhD/MPH, and between Social Work and Public and International Affairs, MSW/MPA, MSW/MPIA, and MSW/MURP, and cooperative degree programs between Social Work and Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, MSW/MDiv, and between Social Work and Hebrew Union College, MSW/MAJCS.

12A specially designed program available to individuals who have 90 credits earned towards, or have, a baccalaureate degree in another field. The program enables individuals to earn the BSN at an accelerated rate.

13A specially designed program available to individuals who are practicing RNs. The program expedites their completion of the requirements for the BSN.

14A specially designed program available to individuals who are practicing RNs. The program prepares RNs for advanced practice in specific nursing areas while enabling them to complete the requirements for both the BSN and MSN degrees.

15Also available is a joint degree program between Public Health and Social Work, MPH/PhD, between Public Health and Law, MPH/JD, and between Public Health and the Katz Graduate School of Business, MPH/MHA. A cooperative degree program is available between Public Health and Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, MPH/MDiv.

16The MHA is an interschool degree offered through Public Health and the Katz Graduate School of Business.

17Also available is the joint degree program between Medicine and the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, MD/MA (Medical Ethics).

18Program transferred from the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, effective July 1, 1996.

19Interschool degree program offered jointly through Education and Public Health.

20Interschool certificate program offered jointly through Nursing and Public Health.

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University of Pittsburgh Fact Book, September 1996