Academic Structure and School Name Abbreviations

The following is a list of schools at the Univesityof Pittsburgh and their abbreviations used in the text, tables, and charts throughout the Fact Book.

 School

Abbreviation

Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Faculty of Arts and Sciences

    College of Arts and Sciences1

College of Arts and Sciences

College of General Studies

General Studies

University Honors College

Honors College

The Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business

Katz Graduate School of Business

    College of Business Administration2

College of Business Administration

School of Education

Education

School of Engineering

Engineering

School of Law

Law

Graduate School of Public and International Affairs

Public and International Affairs

School of Social Work

Social Work

School of Information Sciences

Information Sciences

School of Dental Medicine

Dental Medicine

School of Nursing

Nursing

School of Pharmacy

Pharmacy

Graduate School of Public Health

Public Health

School of Medicine

Medicine

School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences

Health and Rehabilitation Sciences

Regional Campuses

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown

Johnstown

University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg

Greensburg

University of Pittsburgh at Titusville

Titusville

University of Pittsburgh at Bradford

Bradford

Other Special Academic Unit Designations

University Council on Graduate Study3

Interschool Programs

Cooperative Education Programs4

Cooperative Education Programs

University Center for International Studies5

University Center for International Studies

Schools of Education and Public Health6

Education and Public Health

Schools of Nursing and Public Health7

Nursing and Public Health


1The Faculty of Arts and Sciences oversees the administration of the College of Arts and Sciences.

2The Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business oversees the administration of the College of Business Administration.

3The degree program in Interdisciplinary Studies is no longer available through the University Council on Graduate Study. As this program had a non-school-based curriculum, the Council had acted as a surrogate school.

4Cooperative Education Programs include students enrolled at other colleges and universities who are cross-registered at the University of Pittsburgh.

5Certificate programs in international studies are administered through this center.

6The School of Education and the Graduate School of Public Health jointly offer an interschool degree program (Health Promotion and Education).

7The School of Nursing and the Graduate School of Public Health jointly offer an interschool certificate program (Management Program for Health Professionals.)

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University of Pittsburgh Fact Book, 1997