UT Dallas 2017 Undergraduate Catalog

Undergraduate Programs / Academics

The degree requirements for each program are presented in the same format. There are course requirements in three broad areas: Core Curriculum, program major, and electives. Each program may recommend specific courses to be used in meeting core curriculum requirements. Under major requirements, each program lists the required major preparatory courses, major core courses to be taken by all students, and major related courses. The related courses section defines options or concentrations within the major. Elective requirements vary by program. Students may view semester class schedules at coursebook.utdallas.edu. Class syllabi and faculty vitae are available at coursebook.utdallas.edu.

School of Arts and Humanities

School of Arts, Technology, and Emerging Communication

School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences

School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences

Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science

School of Interdisciplinary Studies

School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

1. Fast Track program is available.

Undergraduate Minors

Some academic units designate a set of classes that constitute a minor in that academic unit. The requirements of the minor are set by the faculty of the academic unit offering the minor, not by the academic unit of the student's major field of study. For additional information, please see Minors and the list of Undergraduate Minors being offered.

Double Majors / Double Degrees

The University of Texas at Dallas offers the following prescribed double majors:

  • Biology (BA) and Criminology (BA)
  • Economics (BS) and Finance (BS)
  • Global Business (BS) and International Political Economy (BS)
  • Healthcare Management (BS) and Biology (BS)
  • Molecular Biology (BS) and Healthcare Management (BS)

A student may earn a double major or a double degree but not both. A second baccalaureate student may not double major, seek a double degree, or change majors without a new admission application.

For additional information, go to Other Degree Requirements.

For information concerning honors, please see Graduation with Honors.

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