Texas Tech University

Approved Degree Programs

2016-2017

Inventory of Approved Degree Programs

Type of Degrees Bachelors Masters Doctoral/JD Total
Total Degree Programs                       101 100 54 255
Total Majors                                                          156
Degree Programs Updated:  September  26, 2017

FY2016-2017 CHANGES

Existing Degree Program offered at Regional Sites (Effective 6/21/2017):

AS POLS BA in Political Science 45.1001.00

Existing Degree Program Offered Online (Effective 6/8/2017):

AS MATH Master of Arts with a major in Mathematics 27.0101.00
HS PFP Master of Science with a major in Personal Financial Planning 19.0401.00

Phase out degree programs (Effective 8/31/2021):

AS ZOOL BS in Zoology 26.0701.00 0430

Degree Program Phase-out by Consolidation (Effective 8/31/2018):

AS ZOOL PhD in Zoology 26.0701.00 0430

Change Semester Credit Hours (Effective 9/1/2017):

BIOL BS Biology FROM: 122 TO: 120
BIOL BS Cell and Molecular Biology FROM: 122 TO: 120
MBIO BS Microbiology FROM: 122 TO: 120
CHEM BA Biochemistry FROM: 131 TO: 120
CHEM BS Biochemistry FROM: 126 TO: 120
CHEM BA Chemistry FROM: 124 TO: 120
CHEM BS Chemistry FROM: 126 TO: 120

Change Semester Credit Hours (Effective 8/15/2017):

AGCO PhD Agricultural Communications and Education FROM: 72 TO: 60
CFAS MS Marriage and Family Therapy FROM: 36 TO: 65
CFAS PhD Marriage and Family Therapy FROM: 72 TO: 78
CECE MENVEGR Environmental Engineering FROM: 36 TO: 31
DOD MS Environmental Design FROM: 36 TO: 34
DOD PhD Interior and Environmental Design FROM: 72 TO: 73
HRM MS Hospitality and Retail Management FROM: 33 TO: 34
MC MA Mass Communications FROM: 31 TO: 30
PETR MSPE Petroleum Engineering FROM: 33 TO: 30
LARC BLA Landscape Architecture FROM: 148 TO: 120
CECE BSENEGR Environmental Engineering FROM: 124 TO: 123
CMLL MA Romance Languages FROM: 30 TO: 36
ECO MA Economics FROM: 30 TO: 36
ENGL MA English FROM: 30 TO: 36
STAT MS Statistics FROM: 30 TO: 36

Change Degree Program Name (Effective 9/1/2017):

FROM: MC PhD in Mass Communications (will be phased out 8/31/2017) 09.0102.00 1931
TO: MC PhD in Media and Communication 09.0102.00 1931
FROM: GR MA in Museum Science (will be phased out 8/31/2017) 30.1401.00 1368
TO: GR MA in Heritage and Museum Sciences 30.1401.00 1368

Change Area Name (Effective 3/10/2017):

FROM:
  BA Area of Marketing and International Business(will be deleted effective 3/09/2017) 1846
TO:
  BA Area of Marketing and Supply Chain Management (effective 3/10/2017) 1850

Change College Name (Effective 11/1/2016):

FROM:
  VPA College of Visual and Performing Arts 2936
TO:
  VPA J.T. and Margaret Talkington College of Visual and Performing Arts 2936

Create New Degree Program (Effective 6/7/2017):

BA MS Finance 52.0801.00 1110

Change Department Name (Effective 1/2/2017):

FROM:
  EN Department of Industrial Engineering (will be phased out effective 1/1/2017) 1620
TO:
  EN Department of Industrial, Manufacturing, and Systems Engineering (effective 1/2/2017) 1637

Phase out degree programs (Effective 8/31/2016):

BA BA IMBA in International Business Administration 52.1101.00 0500

Change Department Name (Effective 8/15/2016):

FROM:
  AS Department of Physics (will be phased out effective 8/14/2016) 2300
TO:
  AS Department of Physics and Astronomy (effective 8/15/2016) 2304

Change Semester Credit Hours (Effective 8/1/2016):

IS BS Agribusiness FROM: 121 TO: 120
AG BS Agricultural and Applied Economics FROM: 121 TO: 120

Change Semester Credit Hours (Effective 9/1/2016):

AG BS Food Science FROM: 134 TO: 120

New CIP Code change for Nutritional Sciences (Effective 8/1/2016):

FROM: NS Bachelor of Science in Nutrition 19.0501.00 2124
TO: NS Bachelor of Science in Nutrition 30.1901.00 2124
FROM: NS Master of Science in Nutritional Sciences 19.0501.00 2124
TO: NS Master of Science in Nutritional Sciences 30.1901.00 2124
FROM: NS PhD in Nutritional Sciences 19.0501.00 2124
TO: NS PhD in Nutritional Sciences 30.1901.00 2124

Create New Degree Program (Effective 4/20/2017):

IE MS Manufacturing Engineering 14.3601.00 1620

Create New Degree Program (Effective 9/15/2016):

BA BBA Supply Chain Management 52.0203.00 1846

Create New Graduate Certificate (Effective 8/29/2016):

AS PSYS Graduate Certificate in Psychological Methods and Analysis 42.2708.00 2379

Create New Degree Program - Online Only  (Effective 8/22/2016):

HS NS Master of Sciences in Nutrition and Dietetics 30.1901.00 2124

Change Semester Credit Hours (Effective 8/15/2016):

VP BFA School of Theatre and Dance FROM: 127 TO: 130
AR BSARCH Architecture FROM: 131 TO: 128
BA MSACC School of Accounting FROM: 36 TO: 30




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