University of Texas at El Paso Academic Catalog

Academic Catalog


Academic Affairs

  •  Honors (HON)
  •  University (UNIV)
  •  Non-Course-Based Math (NCBM)
  •  Non-Course-Based English (NCBE)
  •  Non-Course-Based ESOL (NCBL)


Aerospace Studies (AS)

Aerospace and Aeronautical Engineering (AERO)


Biological Sciences

  •    Biology (BIOL)
  •    Botany (BOT)
  •    Cell & Molecular Biochemistry (CBCH)
  •    Forensic Science (FORS)
  •    Microbiology (MICR)
  •    Interdisciplin Courses Science (SCI)
  •    Zoology (ZOOL)

Chemistry (CHEM)

College of Education (Dean's Office)

Civil Engineering (CE)

College of Engineering (Dean's Office)

  •    Basic Engineering (BE)
  •    Biomedical Engineering (BME)
  •    Engineering (ENGR)

College of Health Sciences (Dean's Office)

  •    College of Health Sciences (CHSC)
  •    Clinical Laboratory Science (CLSC)
  •    Health Sciences (HSCI)

College of Liberal Arts (Dean's Office)

  •    African American Studies (AFST)
  •    Asian Studies (ASIA)
  •    Chicano Studies (CHIC)
  •    Humanities (HUMN)
  •      Jewish Studies (JS)
  •    Latin American/Border Studies (LABS)
  •    Law Preparation Institute (LAWS)
  •    Liberal Arts Honors (LHON)
  •    Leadership Studies (MLS)
  •    Religious Studies (RS)
  •    Women's Studies (WS)


Computer Science (CS)

Creative Writing (CRW)

Criminal Justice 

  • Criminal Justice (CRIJ)
  • Intel Nat'l Security Studies (INSS)

Economics and Finance

  •    Economics (ECON)
  •    Finance (FIN)
  •    Healthcare Management (HCMA)

Educational Psychology and Special Services

  •    Educ. Psych. & Counseling (EDPC)
  •    Special Education (SPED)

Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)

Engineering Leadership (EL)

English (ENGL)

Forensic Science (FORS)

Geological Sciences

  •    Environmental Science (ESCI)
  •    Geography (GEOG)
  •    Geology (GEOL)
  •    Geophysics (GEOP)

History (HIST)

Information Systems and Business Analytics (ISBA)

Industrial, Manufacturing, and Systems Engineering (ISE)

Information and Decision Sciences

  •    Computer Information Systems (CIS)
  •    Operations & Supply Chain Mgmt (OSCM)
  •    Quantitative Methods (QMB)

Kinesiology (KIN)

Languages and Linguistics

Leadership Studies (LEAD)

Marketing and Management

  •    Management (MGMT)
  •    Marketing (MKT)

Mathematical Sciences

  •    Mathematics (MATH)
  •    Statistics (STAT)

Mechanical Engineering (MECH)

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (MME)

Military Science (MS)


  •    Music Applied (MUSA)
  •    Music Education (MUSE)
  •    Music Literature & History (MUSL)
  •    Music Theory (MUST)

Non-Course-Based English (NCBE)

Non-Course-Based Math (NCBM)

Nursing (NURS/ NURX)  

Philosophy (PHIL)

Physical Education (PE)


  •    Astronomy (ASTR)
  •    Physics (PHYS)
  •    Physical Science (PSCI)

Political Science (POLS)

Psychology (PSYC)

Rehabilitation Sciences

  •   Occupational Therapy (OT)
  •   Rehabilitation Sciences (DRSC)
  •   Speech & Language Pathology (SPLP)

Rhetoric and Writing Studies (RWS)

Social Work (SOWK)

Sociology and Anthropology

  •    Anthropology (ANTH)
  •    Sociology (SOCI)

Teacher Education

  •    Bilingual Education (BED)
  •    Early Childhood Education (ECED)
  •    Education Career & Technology (EDCT)
  •    Educational Technology (EDT)
  •    Elementary Education (ELED)
  •    Middle School Education (MSED)
  •    Mathematics Education (MTED)
  •    Reading Education (RED)
  •    Secondary Education (SCED)
  •    Science Education (SIED)
  •    Social Science Education (SOSC)
  •    Teacher Education (TED)

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