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Degrees Offered by UC Davis

Undergraduate majors are administered by the colleges of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (A&ES), Biological Sciences (CBS), Letters and Science (L&S), and Engineering. Professional studies are administered by the schools indicated. All graduate programs are administered by the Office of Graduate Studies. The list below indicates the major or discipline, the degree(s) offered and the school or college offering the major.

Degrees offered: A.B.–Bachelor of Arts, B.S.–Bachelor of Science, Certificate, Credential, M.A.–Master of Arts, M.A.S.–Master of Advanced Studies, M.B.A.–Master of Business Administration, M.Ed.–Master of Education, M.Engr–Master of Engineering, M.F.A.–Master of Fine Arts, M.P.H.–Master of Public Health, M.P.V.M.–Master of Preventive Veterinary Medicine, M.S.–Master of Science, Ed.D.–Doctorate in Education, D. Engr.–Doctor of Engineering, Ph.D.–Doctor of Philosophy, J.D.–Doctor of Jurisprudence, LL.M.–Master of Laws, M.D.–Doctor of Medicine, D.V.M.–Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. * = Admissions suspended Fall 2012. ‡ = Fall 2012 admissions closed to freshman applicants; open to transfer applicants; Fall 2013 admissions open to undergraduate applicants at all levels. † = graduate degree offered under Engineering; **Master's degree offered only en route to Ph.D.; ***Master's degree only offered under special circumstances; ‡‡ Fall 2014 admissions closed.

Aerospace Science and Engineering B.S. Engineering
African American and African Studies A.B. L&S
Agricultural and Environmental Chemistry M.S., Ph.D A&ES
Agricultural and Resource Economics M.S., M.S./M.B.A, Ph.D. A&ES
Agricultural and Environmental Education B.S. A&ES
American Studies A.B. L&S
Animal Behavior M.S.**, Ph.D. CBS
Animal Biology B.S., M.S., Ph.D. A&ES
Animal Science B.S. A&ES
Animal Science and Management B.S. A&ES
Anthropology A.B. or B.S., M.A., Ph.D. L&S
Applied Mathematics B.S., M.S., Ph.D. L&S
Applied Physics B.S. L&S
Art History A.B., M.A. L&S
Art Studio A.B., M.F.A L&S
Asian American Studies A.B. L&S
Atmospheric Science B.S., M.S., Ph.D. A&ES
Avian Sciences M.S. A&ES
Biochemical Engineering B.S. Engineering
Biochemistry, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology M.S., Ph.D. CBS
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology B.S. CBS
Biological Sciences A.B. or B.S. CBS
Biological Systems Engineering B.S., M.S., M.Engr., Ph.D., D.Engr. Engineering
Biomedical Engineering B.S., M.S., Ph.D. Engineering
Biophysics M.S.**, Ph.D CBS
Biostatistics M.S., Ph.D. L & S
Biotechnology B.S. A&ES
Business Administration M.B.A Graduate School of Management
Cell Biology B.S. CBS
Chemical Engineering B.S., M.S., Ph.D. Engineering
Chemical Physics B.S. L&S
Chemistry A.B. or B.S., M.S.**, Ph.D. L&S
Chicana/Chicano Studies A.B. L&S
Child Development M.S. A&ES
Chinese A.B. L&S
Cinema and Digital Media A.B L&S
Civil and Environmental Engineering M.S., Ph.D., Certificate Engineering
Civil Engineering B.S. Engineering
Classical Civilization A.B. L&S
Clinical Nutrition B.S. A&ES
Clinical Research M.A.S. School of Medicine
Cognitive Science A.B., B.S. L&S
Communication A.B., M.A., Ph.D. L&S
Community and Regional Development B.S. A&ES
Community Development M.S. A&ES
Comparative Literature A.B., M.A., Ph.D. L&S
Computer Engineering B.S.† Engineering
Computer Science B.S. L&S
Computer Science M.S., Ph.D. Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering B.S. Engineering
Conservation Management Certificate Graduate Studies
Cultural Studies M.A.**, Ph.D. L&S
Design A.B., M.F.A. L&S
Dramatic Art M.F.A. L&S
East Asian Studies A.B. L&S
Ecological Management and Restoration B.S. A&ES
Ecology M.S., Ph.D. A&ES
Ecology (Joint Doctorate with San Diego State University) Ph.D. A&ES
Economics A.B., M.A.**, Ph.D. L&S
Education M.A., Ph.D., Ed.D., Credential School of Education
Electrical and Computer Engineering B.S./M.S., M.S., Ph.D. Engineering
Electrical EngineeringB.S.† Engineering
EnglishA.B., M.A., Ph.D. L&S
Entomology M.S., Ph.D. A&ES
Entomology and Nematology B.S., M.S., Ph.D. A&ES
Environmental Horticulture and Urban Forestry B.S. A&ES
Environmental Policy Analysis and Planning B.S. A&ES
Environmental Science and Management B.S. A&ES
Environmental Toxicology B.S. A&ES
Epidemiology M.S., Ph.D. School of Veterinary Medicine
Evolution, Ecology, and Biodiversity A.B. or B.S. CBS
Exercise Biology‡‡ A.B. or B.S. CBS
Fiber and Polymer Science B.S. A&ES
Food Science B.S., M.S., Ph.D. A&ES
Forensic Science M.S. Graduate Studies
French A.B., M.A., Ph.D. L&S
Gender, Sexuality & Women’s Studies A.B. L&S
Genetics and Genomics B.S. CBS
Geography M.A., Ph.D. A&ES
Geology A.B. or B.S., M.S., Ph.D. L&S
German M.A., Ph.D. L&S
Global Disease Biology B.S. A&ES
Health Informatics M.S. School of Medicine
History A.B., M.A.**, Ph.D. L&S
Horticulture and Agronomy M.S., Ph.D A&ES
Human Development B.S., Ph.D. A&ES
Hydrologic Sciences M.S., Ph.D. A&ES
Hydrology B.S. A&ES
Immunology M.S., Ph.D. School of Veterinary Medicine
Individual Major A.B., B.S. CBS or L&S
Integrative Genetics and Genomics M.S., Ph.D. CBS
Integrative Pathobiology M.S., Ph.D. School of Veterinary Medicine
International Commercial Law LL.M. School of Law
International Agricultural Development M.S. A&ES
International Relations A.B. L&S
Italian A.B. L&S
Japanese A.B. L&S
Landscape Architecture B.S. A&ES
Law J.D., LL.M. School of Law
Linguistics A.B., M.A., Ph.D. L&S
Managerial Economics B.S. A&ES
Marine and Coastal Science B.S. A&ES, CBS, L&S
Master of Professional Accountancy M.P.Ac. Graduate School of Management
Master of Public Health M.P.H. School of Medicine
Materials Science and Engineering B.S., M.S., M.Engr., Ph.D. Engineering
Maternal and Child Nutrition M.A.S. A&ES
Mathematical Analytics and Operations Research B.S. L&S
Mathematical and Scientific Computation B.S. L&S
Mathematics A.B. or B.S., M.A., Ph.D. L&S
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering M.S., Ph.D. Engineering
Mechanical Engineering B.S.† Engineering
Medicine M.D. School of Medicine
Medieval and Early Modern Studies A.B. L&S
Microbiology M.S.**, Ph.D. School of Medicine
Microbiology and Molecular Genetics A.B. or B.S. CBS
Middle East/South Asia Studies A.B. L&S
Molecular, Cellular, and Integrative Physiology M.S., Ph.D. CBS
Music A.B., M.A., Ph.D. L&S
Native American Studies A.B., M.A., Ph.D. L&S
Natural Sciences B.S. L&S
Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior B.S. CBS
Neuroscience M.S.**, Ph.D. CBS
Nursing Science and Health–Care Leadership M.H.S., M.S., M.S.N, Ph.D. Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing
Nutrition Science B.S. A&ES
Nutritional Biology M.S., Ph.D. A&ES
Performance Studies M.A.**, Ph.D. L&S
Pharmaceutical Chemistry B.S., M.S. L&S
Pharmacology and Toxicology M.S., Ph.D. A&ES, School of Veterinary Medicine
Philosophy A.B., M.A.**, Ph.D. L&S
Physics A.B. or B.S., M.S., Ph.D. L&S
Plant Biology A.B. or B.S., M.S., Ph.D. CBS
Plant Sciences B.S. A&ES
Political Science A.B., M.A.**, Ph.D L&S
Political Science—Public Service A.B. L&S
Population Biology M.S.**, Ph.D. CBS
Preventive Veterinary Medicine M.P.V.M. School of Veterinary Medicine
Psychology A.B. or B.S., M.A.**, Ph.D. L&S
Religious Studies A.B. L&S
Russian A.B. L&S
Science and Technology Studies A.B L&S
Second Language Acquisition Certificate Graduate Studies
Sociology A.B., M.A.**, Ph.D. L&S
Sociology—Organizational Studies A.B. L&S
Soils and Biogeochemistry M.S., Ph.D. A&ES
Spanish A.B., M.A., Ph.D. L&S
Statistics A.B. or B.S., B.S./M.S., M.S., Ph.D. L&S
Study of Religion M.A., Ph.D. L&S
Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems B.S. A&ES
Sustainable Environmental Design B.S A&ES
Textiles M.S. A&ES
Textiles and Clothing B.S.‡ A&ES
Theatre and Dance A.B. L&S
Transportation Technology and Policy M.S., Ph.D. Engineering
Veterinary Medicine D.V.M. School of Veterinary Medicine
Viticulture and Enology B.S., M.S. A&ES
Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology B.S. A&ES


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