Degree
Plan
Sub-Plan
Options
M.A.
Communication Studies
none
thesis/non-thesis
 
Education
Elementary Education
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Secondary Education
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Reading Education
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Adult Education
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Special Education
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Teacher Cert. Option
non-thesis
 
English
Literature
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Writing/Rhetoric
thesis/non-thesis
 
History
U.S. or European History
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Archaeology & Anthropology
thesis/non-thesis
 
Marine Affairs
Ecosystem-based Management of Coastal/Ocean Areas
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Coastal Zone Management
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Marine Transportation & Port Planning
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Fisheries Law & Management
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
International Marine Policy & Law
thesis/non-thesis
 
Political Science
none
thesis/non-thesis
 
Spanish
none
thesis/non-thesis
M.S.
Accounting
none
30-63 credits
 
Biological Sciences
Behavior, Ecology & Systematics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Molecular, Cell & Developmental Biology
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Physiology
thesis/non-thesis
M.S. (cont.)
Cell & Molecular Biology
 
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Microbiology
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Molecular Genetics
thesis/non-thesis
 
Chemical Engineering
Biochemical Engineering
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Bionanotechnology
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Energy Engineering
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Environmental Engineering
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Materials Engineering
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Polymer Process Engineering
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Process Simulation
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Surface, Interfacial & Colloidal Phenomena
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Unit Operations
thesis/non-thesis
 
Chemistry
Analytical Chemistry
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Biological Chemistry
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Inorganic Chemistry
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Organic Chemistry
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Physical Chemistry
thesis/non-thesis
M.S. (cont.)
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Environmental Engineering
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Geotechnical Engineering
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Structural Engineering
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Transportation Engineering
thesis/non-thesis
 
Clinical Laboratory Science
Biotechnology
non-thesis
 
 
Medical Laboratory Sciences:
 
 
 
Clinical Chemistry
non-thesis
 
 
Cytopathology
non-thesis
 
 
Clinical Microbiology
non-thesis
 
 
Hematology
non-thesis
 
 
Immunohematology
non-thesis
 
 
Adult Education
non-thesis
 
 
Public Health Laboratory Sciences
non-thesis
 
 
Management
non-thesis
 
Computer Science
none
thesis, non-thesis, applied non-thesis
 
Electrical Engineering
Acoustics & Underwater Acoustics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Biomedical Engineering
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Circuit & Devices
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Communication Theory
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Computer Architectures & Digital Systems
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Computer Networks
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Digital Signal Processing
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Embedded Systems & Computer Applications
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Fault-Tolerant Computing
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Materials & Optics
thesis/non-thesis
M.S. (cont.)
Environmental & Natural Resource Economics
Environmental Economics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Renewable & Nonrenewable Natural Resource Economics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Fisheries Management
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
International Fisheries Development
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
International Trade
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Fisheries Marketing
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Coastal Zone Land Use and Management
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Quality of the Marine Environment
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Aquaculture Economics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Offshore Oil & Gas Management
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Natural Resource Pricing Policies
thesis/non-thesis
 
Environmental Sciences
Entomology
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Geosciences
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Natural Resources Science
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Plant Sciences
thesis/non-thesis
 
Fisheries, Animal & Veterinary Science
Animal Science
thesis
 
 
Animal Health & Disease
thesis
 
 
Aquaculture
thesis
 
 
Fisheries
thesis
 
 
Aquatic Pathology
thesis
M.S. (cont.)
Human Development & Family Studies
Human Development & Family Studies
thesis
 
 
Marriage & Family Therapy
non-thesis
 
 
College Student Personnel
thesis/non-thesis
 
Industrial & Systems Engineering
Service & Enterprise Systems
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Manufacturing Systems
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Distributed Network Systems
thesis/non-thesis
 
Kinesiology
Exercise Science
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Adapted Physical Education
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Physical Education Pedagogy
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Cultural Studies of Sport & Physical Culture
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Psychosocial/Behavioral Aspects of Physical Activity
thesis/non-thesis
 
Labor Relations & Human Resources
Labor Relations
non-thesis
 
 
Human Resources
non-thesis
M.S. (cont.)
Mathematics
Ordinary Differential Equations
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Functional Differential Equations
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Partial Differential Equations
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Abstract Differential Equations
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Difference Equations
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Functional Analysis
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Approximation Theory
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Probability
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Fluid Mechanics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Control Theory
thesis/non-thesis
 
Mechanical Engineering & Applied Mechanics
Fluid Mechanics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Robotics & Design
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Solid Mechanics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Systems & Control
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Thermal Science
thesis/non-thesis
M.S. (cont.)
Nursing
Administration
non-thesis
 
 
Education
non-thesis
 
 
Advanced Practice Nursing (Clinical Nurse Specialist Concentration in Psychiatric Mental Health)
non-thesis
 
 
Advanced Practice Nursing (Clinical Nurse Specialist Concentration in Gerontology)
non-thesis
 
 
Nurse Practitioner (Concentration in Family)
non-thesis
 
 
Nurse Practitioner (Concentration in Gerontology)
non-thesis
 
 
Nurse-Midwifery
non-thesis
 
Nutrition & Food Sciences
Food Science
thesis
 
 
Nutrition
thesis/non-thesis
 
Ocean Engineering
Ocean Instrumentation & Seafloor Mapping
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Underwater Acoustincs & Data Analysis
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Marine Hydrodynamics & Water-Wave Mechanics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Coastal & Nearshore Processes
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Marine Geomechanics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Coastal & Offshore Structures
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Ocean Systems
thesis/non-thesis
 
Oceanography
Biological Oceanography
thesis
 
 
Chemical Oceanography
thesis
 
 
Geological Oceanography
thesis
 
 
Physical Oceanography
thesis
M.S. (cont.)
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Medicinal Chemistry & Pharmacognosy
thesis
 
 
Pharmaceutics & Pharmacokinetics
thesis
 
 
Pharmacoepidemiology & Pharmacoeconomics
thesis
 
 
Pharmacology & Toxicology
thesis
 
Physics
Acoustics & Optics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Astronomy
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Computational Physics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Experimental Low-Temperature Physics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Experimental Neutron Physics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Nonlinear Dynamics & Chaos
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Theoretical Low-Temperature Physics
thesis/non-thesis
 
Psychology
School
thesis/non-thesis
 
Speech-Language Pathology
none
thesis/non-thesis
M.S. (cont.)
Statistics
Experimental Design
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Sampling
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Ecological Statistics & Biostatistics
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Statistical Computation
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Simulation
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Multivariate Analysis
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Nonparametric Methods
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Classification & Discrimination
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Analysis of Variance
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Bootstrap & Jackknife Estimation
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Sequential Methods
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Spatial Statistics
thesis/non-thesis
 
Textiles, Fashion Merchandising & Design
Textile Science
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Historic Textiles & Costume
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Textile Conservation
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Cultural Analysis
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Fashion Merchandising
thesis/non-thesis
Ph.D.
Applied Mathematical Sciences
Applied Mathematics
dissertation
 
 
Computer Science
dissertation
 
 
Operations Research
dissertation
 
 
Statistics
dissertation
Ph.D. (cont.)
Biological Sciences
Behavior, Ecology & Systematics
dissertation
 
 
Molecular, Cell & Developmental Biology
dissertation
 
 
Physiology
dissertation
 
Business Administration
Finance & Insurance
dissertation
 
 
Management
dissertation
 
 
Operations & Supply Chain Management
dissertation
 
 
Marketing
dissertation
 
Cell & Molecular Biology
Cell Biology
dissertation
 
 
Medical Microbiology
dissertation
 
 
Microbial Ecology
dissertation
 
 
Microbial Genetics, Physiology & Molecular Microbiology
dissertation
 
Chemical Engineering
Biochemical Engineering
dissertation
 
 
Bionanotechnology
dissertation
 
 
Energy Engineering
dissertation
 
 
Environmental Engineering
dissertation
 
 
Materials Engineering
dissertation
 
 
Polymer Process Engineering
dissertation
 
 
Process Simulation
dissertation
 
 
Surface, Interfacial & Colloidal Phenomena
dissertation
 
 
Unit Operations
dissertation
 
Chemistry
Analytical Chemistry
dissertation
 
 
Biological Chemistry
dissertation
 
 
Inorganic Chemistry
dissertation
 
 
Organic Chemistry
dissertation
 
 
Physical Chemistry
dissertation
 
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Environmental Engineering
dissertation
 
 
Geotechnical Engineering
dissertation
 
 
Structural Engineering
dissertation
 
 
Transportation Engineering
dissertation
Ph.D. (cont.)
Computer Science
none
dissertation
 
Education (joint program with RIC)
none
dissertation
 
Electrical Engineering
Acoustics & Underwater Acoustics
dissertation
 
 
Biomedical Engineering
dissertation
 
 
Circuit & Devices
dissertation
 
 
Communication Theory
dissertation
 
 
Computer Architectures & Digital Systems
dissertation
 
 
Computer Networks
dissertation
 
 
Digital Signal Processing
dissertation
 
 
Embedded Systems & Computer Applications
dissertation
 
 
Fault-Tolerant Computing
dissertation
 
 
Materials & Optics
dissertation
 
English
Literature
dissertation
 
 
Writing/Rhetoric
dissertation
 
Environmental & Natural Resource Economics
Environmental Economics
dissertation
 
 
Renewable & Nonrenewable Natural Resource Economics
dissertation
 
 
Fisheries Management
dissertation
 
 
International Fisheries Development
dissertation
 
 
International Trade
dissertation
 
 
Fisheries Marketing
dissertation
 
 
Coastal Zone Land Use and Management
dissertation
 
 
Quality of the Marine Environment
dissertation
 
 
Aquaculture Economics
dissertation
 
 
Offshore Oil & Gas Management
dissertation
 
 
Natural Resource Pricing Policies
dissertation
Ph.D. (cont.)
Environmental Sciences
Entomology
dissertation
 
 
Fisheries, Animal & Veterinary Science
dissertation
 
 
Geosciences
dissertation
 
 
Natural Resources Science
dissertation
 
 
Plant Sciences
dissertation
 
Industrial & Systems Engineering
Service & Enterprise Systems
dissertation
 
 
Manufacturing Systems
dissertation
 
 
Distributed Network Systems
dissertation
 
Marine Affairs
Ecosystem-based Management of Coastal/Ocean Areas
dissertation
 
 
Coastal Zone Management
dissertation
 
 
Marine Transportation & Port Planning
dissertation
 
 
Fisheries Law & Management
dissertation
 
 
International Marine Policy & Law
dissertation
 
Mathematics
Ordinary Differential Equations
dissertation
 
 
Functional Differential Equations
dissertation
 
 
Partial Differential Equations
dissertation
 
 
Abstract Differential Equations
dissertation
 
 
Difference Equations
dissertation
 
 
Functional Analysis
dissertation
 
 
Approximation Theory
dissertation
 
 
Probability
dissertation
 
 
Fluid Mechanics
dissertation
 
 
Control Theory
dissertation
Ph.D. (cont.)
Mechanical Engineering & Applied Mechanics
Fluid Mechanics
dissertation
 
 
Robotics & Design
dissertation
 
 
Solid Mechanics
dissertation
 
 
Systems & Control
dissertation
 
 
Thermal Science
dissertation
 
Nursing
none
dissertation
 
Ocean Engineering
Ocean Instrumentation & Seafloor Mapping
dissertation
 
 
Underwater Acoustincs & Data Analysis
dissertation
 
 
Marine Hydrodynamics & Water-Wave Mechanics
dissertation
 
 
Coastal & Nearshore Processes
dissertation
 
 
Marine Geomechanics
dissertation
 
 
Coastal & Offshore Structures
dissertation
 
 
Ocean Systems
dissertation
 
Oceanography
Biological Oceanography
dissertation
 
 
Chemical Oceanography
dissertation
 
 
Geological Oceanography
dissertation
 
 
Physical Oceanography
dissertation
 
 
Archaeological Oceanography
dissertation
 
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Medicinal Chemistry & Pharmacognosy
dissertation
 
 
Pharmaceutics & Pharmacokinetics
dissertation
 
 
Pharmacoepidemiology & Pharmacoeconomics
dissertation
 
 
Pharmacology & Toxicology
dissertation
Ph.D. (cont.)
Physics
Acoustics & Optics
dissertation
 
 
Astronomy
dissertation
 
 
Computational Physics
dissertation
 
 
Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
dissertation
 
 
Experimental Low-Temperature Physics
dissertation
 
 
Experimental Neutron Physics
dissertation
 
 
Nonlinear Dynamics & Chaos
dissertation
 
 
Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics
dissertation
 
 
Theoretical Low-Temperature Physics
dissertation
 
Psychology
Clinical
dissertation
 
 
Behavioral Science/Experimental
dissertation
 
 
School
dissertation
Professional
Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)
Finance
none
Degrees
 
General Business
none
 
 
Management
none
 
 
Marketing
none
 
 
Supply Chain Management
none
 
Master of Environmental Science & Management (M.E.S.M.)
Conservation Biology
non-thesis
 
 
Earth & Hydrologic Science
non-thesis
 
 
Environmental Policy & Management
non-thesis
 
 
Remote Sensing & Spatial Analysis
non-thesis
 
 
Sustainable Systems
non-thesis
 
 
Wetland, Watershed & Ecosystem Science
non-thesis
Professional Degrees (cont.)
Master of Library & Information Studies (M.L.I.S.)
General Library Science
non-thesis
 
 
School Library Media
non-thesis
 
Master of Marine Affairs (M.M.A.)
none
non-thesis
 
Master of Music (M.M.)
Music Performance
thesis/non-thesis
 
 
Music Education
thesis/non-thesis
 
Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.)
none
non-thesis
 
Doctor of Physical Therapy (D.P.T.)
none
non-thesis
Program Certificate Name
Chemical Engineering Polymers
Computer Science Digital Forensics
Electrical Engineering Very Large Scale Integrated Circuit Design & Testing (VLSI)
Labor Relations & Human Resources Labor Relatons
  Human Resources
Library & Information Studies Information Literacy Instruction
Nutrition & Food Sciences Dietetic Internship Certificate Program
Textiles, Fashion Merchandising & Design Fashion Merchandising
Nursing Thanatology
Women's Studies Women's Studies