Buffalo State

Undergraduate Catalog 2011-2012

Undergraduate Major Programs at a Glance

*Evening study available. See minor programs for full listing of Undergraduate Minors.

Major Program

Degree

HEGIS code

Buffalo State code

Department

Anthropology

B.A.

2202

BA-NS ANT

Anthropology

Art

B.A.

1002

BA-AH ART

Fine Arts

Art Education (K–12)1

B.S.

0831

BS-AH AED

Art Education

Art History

B.A.

1003

BA-AH ARH

Fine Arts

Arts and Letters

B.A.

4091

BA-AH ALT

Dean, A&H

Biology

B.A.

0401

BA-NS BIO

Biology

Business Administration

B.S.

0506

BS-SP BSA

Business

Business and Marketing Education1

B.S.

0838.01

BS-ED BME

Career and Technical Education

Career and Technical Education1*

B.S.

0839.03

BS-ED CTE

Career and Technical Education

Ceramics

B.F.A.

1009

BFA-AH CER

Design

Ceramics

B.S.

1009

BS-AH CER

Design

Chemistry

B.A.

1905

BA-NS CHE

Chemistry

Childhood Education (Grades 1–6)

B.S.

0802

BS-ED CED

Elementary Education and Reading

Communication Design

B.F.A.

1009

BFA-AH CMD

Design

Communication Studies

B.A.

0699

BA-AH COM

Communication

Computer Information Systems*

B.S.

0702

BS-SP CIS

Computer Information Systems

Criminal Justice

B.S.

2105

BS-SP CRJ

Criminal Justice

Didactic Program in Nutrition and Dietetics

B.S.

1306

BS-SP DIE

Health, Nutrition and Dietetics

Dietitian Education Program

B.S.

1306

BS-SP DEP

Health, Nutrition and Dietetics

Early Childhood and Childhood Education (Birth–Grade 6)

B.S.

0522

BS-ED ECC

Elementary Education and Reading

Early Childhood Education (Birth–Grade 2)

B.S.

0802

BS-ED ECE

Elementary Education and Reading

Earth Sciences

B.S.

1917

BS-NS EAS

Earth Sciences and Science Education

Economics

B.A.

2204

BA-NS ECO

Economics and Finance

Economics

B.S.

2204

BS-NS ECO

Economics and Finance

Electrical Engineering Technology (Electronics)*

B.S.

0925

BS-SP ETE

Technology

Electrical Engineering Technology (Power and Machines)*

B.S.

0925

BS-SP ETP

Technology

English

B.A.

1501

BA-AH ENG

English

English Education (7–12)1

B.S.

1501.01

BS-AH ENS

English

Exceptional Education (Dual Certification—Teachers of Special Education and Elementary Education)

B.S.Ed.

0808

BSED-ED EXE

Exceptional Education

Family and Consumer Sciences Education

B.S.

1301.1

BS-ED FCS

Career and Technical Education

Fashion and Textile Technology

B.S.

1303

BS-SP FTT

Technology

Fibers

B.F.A.

1009

BFA-AH FIB

Design

Fibers

B.S.

1009

BS-AH FIB

Design

Forensic Chemistry

B.S.

1999.20

BS-NS FRC

Chemistry

French Education (7–12)1

B.S.

1102.01

BS-AH FRS

Modern and Classical Languages

French

B.A.

1102

BA-AH FRE

Modern and Classical Languages

Geography

B.A.

2206

BA-NS GEG

Geography and Planning

Geology

B.A.

1914

BA-NS GEO

Earth Sciences and Science Education

Health and Wellness

B.S.

0837

BS-SP HEW

Health, Nutrition and Dietetics

History

B.A.

2205

BA-NS HIS

History and Social Studies Education

Hospitality Administration

B.S.

1307

BS-SP HTR

Hospitality and Tourism

Individualized Studies*

B.S.

4901

BS-UC INS

Deans’ Offices

Industrial Technology*

B.S.

0925

BS-SP TEC

Technology

Interior Design

B.F.A.

1009

BFA-AH INT

Interior Design

International Relations

B.A.

2207

BA-NS INR

Political Science

Journalism

B.A.

0602

BA-AH JBS

Communication

Mathematics

B.A.

1701

BA-NS MAT

Mathematics

Mathematics—Applied

B.S.

1703

BS-NS AMT

Mathematics

Mathematics Education (7–12)1

B.S.

1701.01

BS-NS MTS

Mathematics

Mathematics Education (7–12; 5–6 Extension)1

B.S.

1701.01

BS-NS MTX

Mathematics

Mechanical Engineering Technology*

B.S.

0925

BS-SP MET

Technology

Media Production

B.A.

0603

BA-AH MDP

Communication

Metals/Jewelry

B.F.A.

1009

BFA-AH MJD

Design

Metals/Jewelry

B.S.

1009

BS-AH MJD

Design

Music

B.A.

1005

BA-AH MUS

Music

Music Education (Pre-K–12)

B.Mus.

1005

MUSB-AH MUE

Music

Painting

B.F.A.

1002

BFA-AH PTG

Fine Arts

Philosophy

B.A.

1509

BA-AH PHI

Philosophy and Humanities

Photography

B.F.A.

1011

BFA-AH PHO

Fine Arts

Physics

B.A.

1902

BA-NS PHY

Physics

Physics

B.S.

1902

BS-NS PHY

Physics

Physics-Engineering 3-2 Cooperative Program

B.S.

1902

BS-NS PHY

Physics

Physics Education (7–12)1

B.S.

1902.01

BS-NS PGS

Physics

Physics Education (7–12; 5–6 Extension)1

B.S.

1902.01

BS-NS PGX

Physics

Political Science

B.A.

2207

BA-NS PSC

Political Science

Printmaking

B.F.A.

1009

BFA-AH PRT

Fine Arts

Psychology

B.A.

2001

BA-NS PSY

Psychology

Psychology

B.S.

2001

BS-NS PSY

Psychology

Public Communication

B.A.

0699

BA-AH PCM

Communication

Sculpture

B.F.A.

1002

BFA-AH SCL

Fine Arts

Social Studies Education (7–12)1

B.S.

2201.01

BS-NS SSS

History and Social Studies Education

Social Studies Education (7–12; 5–6 Extension)1

B.S.

2201.01

BS-NS SSX

History and Social Studies Education

Social Work*

B.S.

2104

BS-SP SWK

Social Work

Sociology

B.A.

2208

BA-NS SOC

Sociology

Sociology—Applied

B.S.

2208

BS-NS SOA

Sociology

Spanish Education (7–12)1

B.S.

1105.01

BS-AH SPS

Modern and Classical Languages

Spanish

B.A.

1105

BA-AH SPN

Modern and Classical Languages

Speech-Language Pathology

B.S.

1220

BS-SP SLP

Speech-Language Pathology

Technology Education1

B.S.

0839.01

BS-SP TED

Career and Technical Education

Television and Film Arts

B.A.

0603

BA-AG TFA

Communication

Theater

B.A.

1506

BA-AH THA

Theater

Urban and Regional Analysis and Planning*

B.S.

2214

BS-NS URP

Geography and Planning

Wood/Furniture

B.F.A.

1009

BFA-AH WFD

Design

Wood/Furniture

B.S.

1009

BS-AH WFD

Design

Writing

B.A.

10605

BA-AH WRT

English

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Undergraduate Major and Minor Programs

Undergraduate Major Programs at a Glance

Undergraduate Minor Programs at a Glance

Anthropology (B.A.)

Art (B.A.)

Art Education (PK–12, B.S.)

Art Education (PK–12, PTCP)

Art History (B.A.)

Arts and Letters (B.A.)

Biology (B.A.)

Business Administration (B.S.)

Business and Marketing Education (B.S.)

Business and Marketing Education (PTCP)

Career and Technical Education (B.S.)*

Career and Technical Education (PTCP)*

Ceramics (B.F.A.)

Ceramics (B.S.)

Chemistry (B.S.)

Childhood Education (Grades 1–6, B.S.)

Childhood Education and English Extension (Grades 1–6 and 7-9 English Extension, B.S.)

Childhood Education and French Extension (Grades 1–6 and 7-9 French Extension, B.S.)

Childhood Education and Italian Extension (Grades 1–6 and 7-9 Italian Extension, B.S.)

Childhood Education and Mathematics Extension (Grades 1–6 and 7-9 Mathematics Extension, B.S.)

Childhood Education and Social Studies Extension (Grades 1–6 and 7-9 Social Studies Extension, B.S.)

Childhood Education and Spanish Extension (Grades 1–6 and 7-9 Spanish Extension, B.S.)

Communication Programs

Communication Design (B.F.A.)

Communication Studies (B.A.)

Computer Information Systems (B.S.)*

Criminal Justice (B.S.)

Design

Dietitian Education Program (B.S.)

Didactic Program in Nutrition and Dietetics (B.S.)

Early Childhood and Childhood Education (Birth - Grade 6, Combined Program)

Early Childhood Education (Birth - Grade 2, B.S.)

Earth Sciences (B.S.)

Economics (B.A.)

Economics (B.S.)

Electrical Engineering Technology (Electronics) (B.S.)*

Electrical Engineering Technology (Smart Grid) (B.S.)*

English Programs

English (B.A.)

English Education (7–12, B.S.)

English Education (7–12, PTCP)

Exceptional Education and Childhood Education (B.S.Ed.)

Family and Consumer Sciences Education (B.S.)

Fashion and Textile Technology (B.S.)

Fibers (B.F.A.)

Fibers (B.S.)

Fine Arts

Forensic Chemistry (B.S.)

French Education (7–12, B.S.)

French Education (7–12, PTCP)

French (B.A.)

Geography (B.A.)

Geology (B.A.)

Health and Wellness (B.S.)

History (B.A.)

Hospitality Administration (B.S.)

Individualized Studies (B.S.)*

Industrial Technology (B.S.)*

Interior Design (B.F.A.)

International Relations (B.A.)

Journalism (B.A.)

Mathematics (B.A.)

Mathematics—Applied (B.S.)

Mathematics Education (7–12, B.S.)

Mathematics Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, B.S.)

Mathematics Education (7–12, PTCP)

Mathematics Education (7–12, 5 – 6 Extension; PTCP)

Mechanical Engineering Technology (B.S.)*

Media Production (B.A.)

Metals/Jewelry (B.F.A.)

Metals/Jewelry (B.S.)

Music (B.A.)

Music Education (Pre-K–12, B.Mus.)

Painting (B.F.A.)

Philosophy (B.A.)

Photography (B.F.A.)

Physics (B.A.)

Physics (B.S.)

Physics Education (7–12, B.S.)

Physics Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, B.S.)

Political Science (B.A.)

Printmaking (B.F.A.)

Psychology (B.A.)

Psychology (B.S.)

Public Communication (B.A.)

Sculpture (B.F.A.)

Social Studies Education (7–12, B.S.)

Social Studies Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, B.S.)

Social Studies Education (7–12, PTCP)

Social Studies Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, PTCP)

Social Work (B.S.)*

Sociology (B.A.)

Spanish Education (7–12, B.S.)

Spanish Education (7–12, PTCP)

Spanish (B.A.)

Speech-Language Pathology (B.S.)

Technology Education (B.S.)

Technology Education (PTCP)

Television and Film Arts (B.A.)

Theater (B.A.)

Urban and Regional Analysis and Planning (B.S.)*

Wood/Furniture (B.F.A.)

Wood/Furniture (B.S.)

Writing (B.A.)

Undergraduate Major and Minor Programs

Course Listings

AAS - African and African American Studies

AED - Art Education

ALT - Arts and Letters

AMT - Applied Mathematics

ANT - Anthropology

ARA - Arabic

ATS - Art Therapy Studies

BIO - Biology

BME - Business and Marketing Education

BSC - University College

BUS - Business

CHE - Chemistry

CHE - Chemistry

CHI - Chinese

CIS - Computer Information System

COM - Communication

CRJ - Criminal Justice

CRS - International Center for Studies in Creativity

CTE - Career and Technical Education

CWP - College Writing Program

DAN - Dance

DES - Design

DMP - Digital Music Production

ECO - Economics

EDU - Education

ELS - English Language Secondary

ENG - English

ENS - Environmental Science

ENT - Engineering Technology

ESL - English Second Language

EWS - Education Workshops

EXE - Exceptional Education

FAR - Fine Arts

FCS - Family and Consumer Sciences Education

FIN - Finance

FLE - Foreign Language Education

FOR - Forensic Science

FRE - French

FTT - Fashion and Textile Technology

GEG - Geography

GER - German

GES - Geosciences

GRK - Greek

GST - Global Studies

HEW - Health and Wellness

HIS - History

HON - All College Honors Program

HPR - Coaching and Physical Education

HTR - Hospitality and Tourism

HUM - Humanities

IDE - Interior Design

INS - Individualized Studies

ITA - Italian

LAT - Latin

LIB - Library

MAT - Mathematics

MCL - Modern and Classical Languages

MED - Mathematics Education

MST - Museum Studies

MUS - Music

NFS - Dietetics and Nutrition

PAD - Public Administration

PHI - Philosophy

PHY - Physics

PLN - Planning

PSC - Political Science

PSY - Psychology

REL - Religious Studies

SAF - Safety Studies

SCI - Science

SED - Science Education

SLP - Speech Language Pathology

SOC - Sociology

SPA - Spanish

SPC - Speech Communication

SPF - Social Psychological Foundations

SSE - Social Studies Education

SWK - Social Work

TEC - Technology

TED - Technology Education

TFA - Television and Film Arts

THA - Theater Arts

UNC - University College

WGS - Women and Gender Studies

Administration

Faculty

Staff

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