Buffalo State

Catalog 2012-2013

Undergraduate Minor Programs at a Glance

*Evening study available.

Minor Program

Code

Department

African and African American Studies

AAS

Dean’s Office, Natural and Social Sciences

Aging

AGE

Psychology

Anthropology

ANT

Anthropology

Art History

ARH

Fine Arts

Art Therapy

ATH

Art Education

Asian Studies

ASI

History and Social Studies Education

Astronomy

AST

Earth Sciences and Science Education

Biology

BIO

Biology

Business Economics

BEC

Economics and Finance

Chemistry

CHE

Chemistry

Coaching

COA

Coaching and Physical Education

Computer Information Systems*

CIS

Computer Information Systems

Creative Studies

CRS

Center for Studies in Creativity

Criminal Justice*

CRJ

Criminal Justice

Dance

DAN

Theater

Design (Ceramic, Fiber, Furniture, Jewelry)

DES

Design

Deviance

DEV

Sociology

Digital Music Production

DMP

Music

Economic Policy Analysis

EPA

Economics and Finance

English

ENG

English

Environment and Society

EVS

Earth Sciences and Science Education

Environmental Science

ENV

Earth Sciences and Science Education

Ethics

ETH

Philosophy

Fashion Design

FAS

Fashion and Textile Technology

Forensic Anthropology

FAN

Anthropology

French

FRE

Modern and Classical Languages

Geographic Information Systems

GIS

Geography and Planning

Geography

GEG

Geography and Planning

Geology

GEO

Earth Sciences and Science Education

German

GER

Modern and Classical Languages

Global Studies

GLB

International and Exchange Office

History

HIS

History and Social Studies Education

Hospitality Administration

HTR

Hospitality and Tourism

Indigenous Studies

ING

Anthropology

Intelligence Analysis

INA

Criminal Justice

International Economics

IEC

Economics and Finance

International Relations

IRE

Political Science

Italian

ITA

Modern and Classical Languages

Leadership

LDR

Dean’s Office, School of the Professions

Legal Studies

LGL

Political Science

Mathematics

MAT

Mathematics

Medieval Studies

MEV

History and Social Studies Education

Meteorology and Climatology

MTC

Geography and Planning

Museum Studies

MST

History and Social Studies Education

Painting

PTG

Fine Arts

Philosophy

PHI

Philosophy and Humanities

Photography

PHO

Fine Arts

Physics

PHY

Physics

Planning

PLN

Geography and Planning

Polish, Russian, and East European Studies

PRE

History and Social Studies Education

Political Science

PSC

Political Science

Printmaking

PRT

Fine Arts

Psychology

PSY

Psychology

Public Administration

PUB

Political Science

Quality*

QUA

Technology

Religious Studies

REL

Philosophy and Humanities

Safety Studies*

SAF

Technology

Sculpture

SCL

Fine Arts

Social Welfare

SOW

Social Work

Sociology

SOC

Sociology

Spanish

SPA

Modern and Classical Languages

Speech

SPC

Communication

Study of Understanding Community, Diversity, and Peace

CDP

Geography and Planning

Theater

THA

Theater

Urban Civic Education

UCE

Social and Psychological Foundations of Education

Urban Studies

UST

Dean’s Office, Natural and Social Sciences

Women and Gender Studies

WGS

Dean’s Office, Natural and Social Sciences

Writing

WTG

English

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Undergraduate 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.)

Biology Education (7–12, B.S.)

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

Biology Education (7–12, PTCP)

Biology Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, PTCP)

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.)

Chemistry Education (7–12, B.S.)

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

Chemistry Education (7–12, PTCP)

Chemistry Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, PTCP)

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

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

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

Coaching and Physical Education

Communication Programs

Communication Design (B.F.A.)

Communication Studies (B.A.)

Computer Information Systems (B.S.)*

Criminal Justice (B.S.)

Design

Dietetics- Coordinated Program (B.S.)

Dietetics- Didactic Program (B.S.)

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

Earth Science Education (7–12, B.S.)

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

Earth Science Education (7–12, PTCP)

Earth Science Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, PTCP)

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 (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.)

Journalism (B.A.)

Leadership

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.)

Physics Education (7–12, PTCP)

Physics Education (7–12, 5–6 Extension, PTCP)

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.)

Sociology—Applied (B.S.)

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.)

Course Listings

AAS - African and African American Studies

AED - Art Education

ALT - Arts and Letters

AMT - Applied Mathematics

ANT - Anthropology

ATS - Art Therapy Studies

BIO - Biology

BME - Business and Marketing Education

BSC - University College

BUS - Business

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

ENG - English

ENS - Environmental Science

ENT - Engineering Technology

EXE - Exceptional Education

FAR - Fine Arts

AAS - African and African American Studies

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

IST - International 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

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

SWA - Swahili

SWK - Social Work

TEC - Technology

TED - Technology Education

TFA - Television and Film Arts

THA - Theater Arts

UNC - University College

WGS - Women and Gender Studies

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