Texas Tech University

Approved Degree Programs 2014 - 2015

Inventory of Approved Degree Programs
Description Type of Degrees
Bachelors Masters Doctoral/JD Total
Total Degree Programs 106 102 54 262
Total Majors 161
Degree Programs Updated: Aug 4, 2015

List of Approved Degree Program FY2014-2015

Degree Programs By College:

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FY2014-2015 CHANGES

Create New Degree Program - Online Only (Effective 2/27/2015):

HDFS BS Early Child Care 19.0708.00 1547

Create New Graduate Certificate in Teacher Advancement Program (TAP)(Effective 1/27/2015):

ED EPL Teacher Advancement Program Connect Educational Leadership 13.0401.00 0932
ED CI Teacher Advancement Program Connect Literacy 13.1315.00 0750
ED CI Teacher Advancement Program Connect STEM 13.1399.01 0750

COMBINE Department of Construction Engineering and Engineering Technology (0647) with the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (0662) into the Department of Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering (0559) (Effective 1/8/2015):

All Degree Programs will move to new department (Effective 1/8/2015):

CEET BS Construction Engineering 14.3301.00 0559
CEET BSET Engineering Technology 15.0000.00 0559
CE BSCE/MSCE/PHD Civil Engineering 14.0801.00 0559
CE BSENEGR/MENVEGR Environmental Engineering 14.1401.00 0559

MOVE Department of Communication Studies from College of Arts and Sciences (0335) to College of Media and Communication (1931) (Effective 1/1/2015):

FROM: College of Arts and Sciences
AS BA/MA Communication Studies 23.1304.00
TO: College of Media and Communications
MC BA/MA Communication Studies 23.1304.00

Create New Department: Department of Hospitality and Retailing Management (Effective 9/1/2014):

HRM PHD Hospitality Administration 52.0901.00 1533
HRM MS Hospitality and Retail Management 52.0904.00 1533
HRM BSRHIM Restaurant, Hotel, and Institution Management 52.0904.00 1533
HRM BS Retail Management 52.0904.00 1533

Create New Department: Department of Nutritional Sciences (Effective 9/1/2014):

NS MS/PHD Nutritional Sciences 19.0501.00 2124
NS BS Nutrition 19.0501.00 2124
NS BS Nutritional Sciences and Dietetics 51.3101.00 2124

Create New Degree Program - Online Only (Effective 7/24/2014):

EPL PhD Educational Leadership 13.0401.00 0932

Create New Department (Effective 7/1/2014):

TEAE BS Multidisciplinary Science 30.0101.00 2786
TEAE BS Multidisciplinary Studies 30.9999.01 2786

Create New Degree Program (memo dated 5/5/2014):

UN BAAS Applied Arts and Sciences (Effective 8/5/2014) 30.9999.40
AS MSW Socal Work (Effective 8/15/2015) 44.0701.00

Change Department Name (Effective 9/1/2014):

FROM:
  AS Department of Psychology (will be deleted effective 8/31/2014) 2380
TO:
  AS Department of Psychological Sciences (effective 9/01/2014) 2379

Change CIP code (Effective 9/1/2014):

AG BS Plant and Soil Science FROM: 01.0601.00 TO: 01.1101.00
AG MS Horticulture Science FROM: 01.0601.00 TO: 01.1103.00

Change Program Name (Effective 9/1/2014):

FROM: Horticulture
AG MS Horticulture (program will be deleted effective 8/31/2016) 01.0601.00
TO: Horticulture Science
AG MS Horticulture Science 01.1103.00

Delete Degree Program (6/30/2014):

ED CI BS in Multidisciplinary Science (Effective 6/30/2014 per memo dated 5/14/2014) 30.0101.00
ED CI BS Multidisciplinary Studies (Effective 6/30/2014 per memo dated 5/14/2014) 309999.01

Delete Degree Program (5/31/2014):

AG MAGR Agriculture (Effective 5/31/2014 per memo dated 5/15/2013) 01.0000.00

Delete Degree Program (12/31/2014): Phase out date extended to August 15, 2015 per memo dated January 21, 2015.

BA BBA Economics (Effective 12/31/2014 per memo dated 3/29/2013) 45.0601.00

Degree Programs NEW Phased-out Effective 8/31/2016:

AS BA Latin American and Iberian Studies 05.0107.00
AS BA Environmental and The Humanities 24.0101.00

Degree Program Phase-Outs by Consolidation (Per THECB memo dtd: 10/24/2013):

AS MA Applied Linguistics 16.0105.00 8/31/2016
AS MA German 16.0501.00 8/31/2016
AS MA Classics 16.1200.00 8/31/2016
AS BA Russian Language and Area Studies 05.0110.00 8/31/2018
AS BA German 16.0501.00 8/31/2018
AS BA Classics 16.1200.00 8/31/2018
AS BA French 160901.00 8/31/2018
AS PHD Zoology 26.0701.00 8/31/2018

Phased-out Degree Programs Effective 5/31/2014:

AG MAGR Agriculture 01.0000.00

Phased-out Degree Programs due to split of NHR department into two new departments Effective 8/31/2014:

HS NHR MS/PHD Nutrtional Sciences 19.0501.00
HS NHR BS Nutrition 19.0501.00
HS NHR BS Nutritional Sciences and Dietetics 51.3101.00
HS NHR PHD Hospitality Administration 52.0901.00
HS NHR MS Hospitality and Retail Management 52.0904.00
HS NHR BSRHIM Restaurant, Hotel, and Institution Management 52.0904.00
HS NHR BS Retail Management 52.1902.00

Phased-out Degree Programs Effective 12/31/2014:

AG MS Range Science 01.1106.00
AG MS Fisheries Science 03.0301.00
AG MS Wildlife Science 03.0601.00
AG PHD Range Science 01.1106.00
AG PHD Fisheries Science 03.0301.00
AG PHD Wildlife Science 03.0601.00
BA BBA Economics 45.0601.00
EN BSET Engineering Technology 15.0000.00
EN BSET Engineering Technology-Construction Technology 15.0101.00
EN BSET Engineering Technology-Mechanical Technology 15.0805.00

Low Producing Degree Programs Phased-out Effective 12/31/2015:

GR MS Heritage Management 30.1201.00
AG MS Plant Protection 26.0702.00
AG MS Soil Science 01.1201.00

Low Producing Degree Programs Phased-out Effective 8/31/2016:

AS MS Physics - Applied Physics 40.0801.00
HS MS Human Development and Family Studies - Gerontology 19.0701.00
AS BA Latin American and Iberian Studies 05.0107.00
AS BA Environmental and The Humanities 24.0101.00

Low Producing Degree Programs on Temporary Exemption from Phased-out:

AS BS Physics 40.0801.00 8/31/2014
EN BSEENGR Environmental Engineering 14.1401.00 8/31/2014
AG MAGR Agriculture 01.0000.00 8/31/2014
AG MLA Landscape Architecture 04.0601.00 8/31/2014
HS MS Environmental Design 19.0601.00 8/31/2014
EN MS Software Engineering 14.0903.00 8/31/2014
AS PHD Economics 45.0601.00 8/31/2014
ID PHD Land-use Planning, Management, and Design 03.0206.00 8/31/2014
HS PHD Nutritional Sciences 19.0501.00 8/31/2014
EN PHD Petroleum Engineering 14.2501.00 8/31/2014

For more information or questions, please contact us at (806)742-2166 or e-mail at irim@ttu.edu

THECB - Degree Program Inventory Website Link: http://www.txhighereddata.org/

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