Learning Outcomes by Program

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College of Communication
College of Engineering
College of Fine Arts
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College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
Global Programs
Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine
Metropolitan College
Questrom School of Business
School of Education
School of Hospitality Administration
School of Law
School of Medicine
School of Public Health
School of Social Work
School of Theology
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College of Arts & Sciences

Foundational Skills
General Education
College of Arts & Sciences Writing Program
Core Curriculum

African American Studies: MA
American Studies: BA
American & New England Studies: PhD
Ancient Greek: BA
Ancient Greek & Latin: BA
Anthropology: BA, MA, PhD
Applied Anthropology: MA
Anthropology & Religion: BA
Archaeology: BA, MA, PhD
Architectural Studies: BA
Astronomy: BA, MA, PhD
Astronomy & Physics: BA
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology: BA
Bioinformatics: MS, PhD
Biology: BA, MA, PhD
Biology with a Specialization in Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, and Genetics: BA
Biology with a Specialization in Ecology & Conservation Biology: BA
Biology with a Specialization in Behavioral Biology: BA
Biology with a Specialization in Neurobiology: BA
Biostatistics: MA, PhD
Biotechnology: MA
Chemistry: BA, MA, PhD
Chemistry: Biochemistry: BA
Chemistry, Teaching of: BA
Chinese Language and Literature: BA
Cinema & Media Studies: BA
Classical Civilization: BA
Classical Studies: MA, PhD
Classics & Philosophy: BA
Classics & Religion: BA
Comparative Literature: BA
Computer Science: BA, MS, PhD
Computer Science with Specialization in Cyber Security: MS
Creative Writing: MFA
Cyber Security: MS
Earth & Environmental Sciences: BA
Earth Sciences: BA, MA, PhD
East Asian Studies: BA
Economic Policy: MA
Economics: BA, MA, PhD
Economics & Mathematics: BA
Editorial Studies: MA, PhD
Energy & Environmental Analysis: MA
English: BA, MA, PhD
Environmental Analysis & Policy: BA
Environmental Science: BA
Environmental Remote Sensing & Geospatial Science: MA
European Studies: BA
Foundational Skills: BA
French & Linguistics: BA
French Language & Literature: MA, PhD
French Studies: BA
General Education: BA
Geography & Environment: MA, PhD
Geophysics and Planetary Sciences: BA
German Language & Literature: BA
Global Development Economics: MA
Global Development Policy: MA
Hispanic Language & Literatures: BA, MA, PhD
History: BA, MA, PhD
History of Architecture: BA (Architectural Studies), MA, PhD
History of Art & Architecture: BA, MA, PhD
History of Asian Art & Architecture: MA
International Affairs: MA
International Relations: BA, MA
International Relations & Environmental Policy: MA
International Relations & International Communication: MA
International Relations & Religion: MA
Italian & Linguistics: BA
Italian Studies: BA
Japanese & Linguistics: BA
Japanese Language & Literature: BA
Latin: BA
Latin American Studies: BA, MA
Linguistics: BA
Linguistics, Applied: MA
Linguistics & Philosophy: BA
Marine Science: BA
Mathematics: BA
Mathematics with a Specialization in Pure and Applied Mathematics: MA, PhD
Mathematics with a Specialization in Statistics: MA, PhD
Mathematics & Computer Science: BA
Mathematics & Math Education: BA
Mathematics & Philosophy: BA
Medical Science: BA
Middle East & North Africa Studies: BA
Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, & Biochemistry: MA, PhD
Museum Studies: Graduate Certificate
Music: BA, MA
Musicology: PhD
Neuroscience: BA
Playwriting: MFA
Philosophy: BA, MA, PhD
Philosophy & Physics: BA
Philosophy & Political Science: BA
Philosophy & Psychology: BA
Philosophy & Religion: BA
Physics: BA, MA, PhD
Political Science: BA, PhD
Predental Science: BA
Preservation Studies: MA
Psychology: BA, MA, PhD
Religion: BA
Religious Studies: MA, PhD
Russian Language & Literature: BA
Sociology: BA, MA, PhD
Spanish: BA
Spanish & Linguistics: BA

College of Communication

Advertising: MS
Broadcast Journalism: MS
Business & Economics Journalism: MS
Communication: BS
Communication, Applied Communication Research Concentration: MS
Communication & Advertising: BS
Communication, Public Relations: BS
Communication Studies: BS, MS
Cinema & Media Studies: BA
Emerging Media Studies: MA, PhD
Film & Television: BS, MFA
Film Production: MFA
Journalism: BS, MS
Mass Communication: MS
Media Ventures: MS
Photojournalism: MS
Public Relations: MS
Science Journalism: MS
Screenwriting: MFA
Television: MS

College of Engineering

Bioinformatics: MS, PhD
Biomedical Engineering: BS, MS, MEng, PhD
Computer Engineering: BS, MS, MEng, PhD
Electrical Engineering: BS, MS, MEng, PhD
Global Manufacturing: MS
Manufacturing Engineering: MS, MEng
Materials Science & Engineering: MS, MEng, PhD
Mechanical Engineering: BS, MS, MEng, PhD
Photonics: MS, MEng
Systems Engineering: MS, MEng, PhD

College of Fine Arts

School of Music
Composition: BM, MM, DMA
Conducting: MM, DMA
Historical Performance: MM, DMA
Music Education: BM, MM, DMA, CAGS
Music Theory: MM
Musicology: BM, MM
Opera Institute Certificate: OIC
Performance: BM, MM, DMA

School of Theatre
Theatre Freshman Core

Acting: BFA
Costume Design: BFA, MFA
Costume Production: BFA, MFA
Directing: MFA
Lighting Design: BFA, MFA
Production Management: MFA
Scene Painting: Artisan Certificate
Scenic Design: BFA, MFA
Sound Design: BFA, MFA
Stage Management: BFA
Technical Production: BFA, MFA
Theatre Arts: Minor
Theatre Arts Design & Production: BFA
Theatre Arts Performance: BFA
Theatre Education: MFA

School of Visual Arts
SVA Undergraduate General Education
Art Education: BFA, MA
Graphic Design: BFA, MFA
Painting: BFA, MFA
Printmaking: BFA
Sculpture: BFA, MFA
Studio Teaching: MA

College of General Studies

Academic Advising Program
College of General Studies Academic Program

College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College

General Education

Athletic Training: BS
Behavior & Health: BS
Health Science: BS
Health Studies: BS
Human Physiology: BS, MS, PhD
Nutrition/Dietetics: BS, MS
Occupational Therapy: MSOTD (Doctor of Occupational Therapy), PP-OTD (Post-professional OTD)
Physical Therapy: DPT (Doctor of Physical Therapy)
Rehabilitation Sciences: PhD
Speech, Language, & Hearing Science: BSMS, PhD

Global Programs

Argentina Cultural Studies Program (Summer)
Auckland Internship Program
Auckland University Studies Program
Brussels Internship Program (Summer)
Burgos University Spanish Studies Program
Dresden German Studies Program
Dresden Internship Program
Dublin Internship Program
Dublin Internship Program (Summer)
Ecuador Tropical Ecology Program
Geneva & London: International Conflict Resolution Program (Summer)
Geneva Internship Program
Geneva: Global Governance, Economic Development, and Human Rights
Grenoble French Studies Program
Grenoble French Studies Program (Summer)
London & Paris: Architecture and Urbanism Program (Summer)
London Acting Program with the LAMDA
London Art History  Program with the Courtauld
London History and Literature Program
London Internship Program
London Internship Program (Summer)
London Music Program with the Royal College of Music
Los Angeles Internship Program
Los Angeles Internship Program (Summer)
Los Angeles Internship-only Program (Summer)
Madrid Internship Program
Madrid Internship Program (Summer)
Madrid Spanish Studies Program
Madrid Spanish Studies Program (Summer)
Menorca Field School in Archaeology and Heritage Management
Padua Italian and European Studies Program
Padua Italian Studies Program
Padua Italian Studies Program (Summer)
Paris Internship Program
Paris Internship Program (Summer)
Quito Latin American Studies Program
Rabat Arabic Language & Service Learning Program (Summer)
Rabat Arabic Studies Program
Rabat Internship Program
Rio de Janeiro Intensive Portuguese Language Program (Summer)
Shanghai Chinese Language and Culture Program
Shanghai Chinese Studies Program (Summer)
Shanghai Internship Program
Sydney Film Festival and Internship Program (Summer)
Sydney Internship Program
Sydney Internship Program (Summer)
Travel Writing in Australia (Summer)
Venice Environmental Studies Program (Summer)
Venice Studio Arts Program
Venice Studio Arts Program (Summer)
Washington Multimedia and Journalism Program
Washington, DC Internship Program
Washington, DC Internship Program (Summer)
Zanzibar: Swahili Language and Culture in East Africa Program (Summer)

Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine

Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD): CAGS
Dental Public Health: CAGS, MS/MSD, DScD
Dentistry: DMD
Endodontics: CAGS, MSD, DScD
Operative & Esthetic Dentistry: CAGS, MSD, DScD
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery: CAGS, MSD, DScD
Oral Biology: MSD, DSc
Oral Biology, Program in Biomedical Sciences: PhD
Orthodontics & Craniofacial Orthopedics: CAGS/MSD, DScD
Pediatric Dentistry: CAGS, MSD, DScD
Periodontology: CAGS/MSD, DScD
Prosthodontics: CAGS, CAGS/MSD, CAGS/DScD

Metropolitan College

Actuarial Science: MS

Administrative Studies MS:

Advanced Information Technology: Graduate Certificate
Advertising: MS
Applied Business Analytics: Graduate Certificate
Applied Sustainability: Graduate Certificate
Art History: BLS
Arts Administration: MS, Graduate Certificate
Banking & Financial Services: Graduate Diploma
Banking & Financial Services Management: MS
Biology: BS
Biomedical Laboratory & Clinical Sciences: BS

Business Continuity, Security & Risk Management: MS
Business Management: Undergraduate Certificate
City Planning: MCP (Master of City Planning)

Computer Information Systems (CIS): MS

Computer Networks: Graduate Certificate
Computer Science: BS, MS, Undergraduate Certificate
Computer Science, Security Concentration: MS
Criminal Justice: BSMCJ (Master of Criminal Justice), Undergraduate Certificate
Data Analytics: Graduate Certificate
Database Management & Business Intelligence: Graduate Certificate
Digital Forensics: Graduate Certificate
Economics: BS
Electronic Commerce, Systems, & Technology: Graduate Certificate
English & American Literature: BLS
Financial Markets & Institutions: Graduate Certificate
Food Studies: Graduate Certificate
Gastronomy: MLA
Health Communication: MS
History: BLS
Human Resources Management: MS
Innovation & Entrepreneurship: Graduate Certificate
Insurance Management: MS
Interdisciplinary Studies: BS/BLS, BLS Prison Education Program
International Business: Graduate Certificate
International Business Management: Undergraduate Certificate
International Marketing: Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma
International Marketing Management: MS
Leadership (Graduate Military Programs): MS
Management Studies: BS
Philosophy: BLS
Pre-Medical Studies: Post-Baccalaureate Certificate
Project Management: MS, Graduate Certificate
Psychology: BS
Risk Management & Organizational Continuity: Graduate Certificate
Sociology: BS
Sustainable Economic Development via Tourism: Graduate Certificate
Telecommunication: MS
Urban Affairs: BSMUA (Master of Urban Affairs)

Questrom School of Business

Business Administration & Management: BSBA, MBA
Mathematical Finance: MS
Management: PhD

School of Education

Counseling: CAGS, EdM, EdD
Curriculum & Teaching: CAGS, EdM, EdD
Deaf Studies: BS, CAGS, EdM, EdD, PhD
Developmental Studies–Human Development: EdM, EdD
Developmental Studies–Language Education: EdD
Developmental Studies–Literacy & Language: CAGS, EdM, EdD
Early Childhood Education: BS, CAGS, EdM, EdD
Educational Leadership & Policy: EdD
Educational Media & Technology: CAGS, EdM, EdD
Elementary Education: BS, EdM
English Education: BS, MAT, CAGS, EdM
Global Ecology Education: Graduate Certificate
Health Education: CAGS, EdM
Language Education: BS
Latin & Classical Studies: BS, MAT
Mathematics Education: BS, MAT, MMT, CAGS, EdM, EdD
Modern Foreign Language Education: BS, MAT
Physical Education & Coaching: CAGS, EdM, EdD, Graduate Certificate
Policy, Planning, & Administration: CAGS, EdM
Reading Education: CAGS, EdM
Science Education: BS, CAGS, MAT, EdM, EdD
Social Studies Education: BS, CAGS, MAT, EdM, EdD
Special Education: BS, CAGS, EdM, EdD
Teaching English as a Second Language: EdM
Teaching English as a Second Language, Pre-K-6/5-12: EdM

School of Hospitality Administration

Hospitality Administration: BS

School of Law

American Law: LLM
Banking & Financial Law: LLM
Intellectually Property Law: LLM
International Business Law: LLM
Law: JD
Legal English Certificate Program: LECP
Taxation Law: LLM

School of Medicine

Anatomy & Neurobiology: PhD
Behavioral Neurosciences: PhD
Biochemistry: PhD
Bioimaging: MS
Biomedical Forensic Sciences: MS
Biomedical Laboratory & Clinical Sciences: BS
Biomedical Sciences, Program in (PiBS): PhD
Clinical Investigation: MS
Forensic Anthropology: MS
Genetic Counseling: MS
Genetics & Genomics: PhD
Healthcare Emergency Management: MS
Immunology Training: PhD
Medical Anthropology and Cross-Cultural Practice: MS
Medical Science: MS
Medicine: MD
Mental Health Counseling and Behavioral Medicine: MA
Microbiology: PhD
Molecular & Translational Medicine: PhD
Neuroscience: PhD
Nutrition and Metabolism: MS, PhD
Oral Biology, Program in Biomedical Sciences: PhD
Oral Health Sciences: MS
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine: PhD
Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics: PhD
Physical Assistant Program: MS
Physiology & Biophysics: MA or PhD

School of Public Health

Biostatistics: MPH
Environmental Health: MS, MPH, PhD
Epidemiology: MS, MPH, PhD
Health Law, Bioethics, & Human Rights: MPH
Health Policy & Management: MPH
Health Services Research: MS, PhD
International Health: MPH
Maternal & Child Health: MPH
Public Health: DrPH
Social & Behavioral Sciences: MPH

School of Social Work

Social Work: MSW, PhD

School of Theology

Doctor of Ministry
Doctor of Philosophy
Master of Divinity (MDiv)
Master of Sacred Music (MSM)
Master of Sacred Theology (STM)
Master of Theological Studies (MTS)



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Residence Life

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