Academic Structure and School Name Abbreviations

The following is a list of schools at the Univesityof Pittsburgh, along with abbreviations for each. These abbreviations are those which are referenced in the tables and charts presented in the Fact Book.

 School

Abbreviation

Faculty and College of Arts and Sciences

    Faculty of Arts and Sciences (graduate programs)

Faculty of Arts and Sciences

    College of Arts and Sciences (undergraduate programs)

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 Administration1

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 Study2

Interschool Programs

University Center for International Studies3

University Center for International Studies

Schools of Education and Public Health4

Education and Public Health

Schools of Nursing and Public Health5

Nursing and Public Health


1The Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business oversees the administration of the College of Business Administration.

2The 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.

3Certificate programs in international studies are administered through this center.

4The School of Education and the Graduate School of Public Health jointly offer an interschool degree program (Health Promotion and Education).

5The 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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