Academic Degree Programs

View our directory for a complete listing of all degree program contacts including web pages, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses. For information pertaining to specific degree program requirements, check our on-line Graduate Catalog

View our Graduate Certificate Programs page to learn more about the various Graduate Certificates offered by the University of Memphis Graduate School. 

APPROVED ACADEMIC MAJORS

AREAS OF CONCENTRATION

DEGREES

Accounting Accounting Data Analytics Taxation MS
Anthropology Medical Anthropology MA
Architecture   MArch
Art Ceramics Graphic Design Painting Printmaking/Photography Sculpture MFA
Art History African American - African Diaspora in Art Histories Egyptian Art & Archaeology General Art History Museum Practices MA
Audiology   AuD
Bioinformatics   MS
Biology       MS
PhD
Biomedical Engineering     MS
  PhD
Business Administration   IMBA
Biomedical Management Executive Professional Service Marketing MBA
Finance* MS
Accounting Economics Finance Management Business Information and Technology Marketing PhD*
Chemistry   Analytical Chemistry Computational Chemistry Inorganic Chemistry Organic Chemistry Physical Chemistry MS
   PhD
City & Regional Planning   MCRP
Civil Engineering Engineering Seismology Environmental Engineering Geotechnical Engineering Structural Engineering Transportation Engineering Water Resources Engineering MS
Communication Communication Film & Video Production MA
  PhD
Communication Sciences & Disorders Hearing Sciences & Disorders Speech Language Sciences & Disorders PhD
Computer Science     MS  
  PhD
Counseling Clinical Mental Health Counseling Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling Rehabilitation Counseling School Counseling MS
  EdD
Counseling Psychology   PhD
Creative Writing   MFA
Criminal Justice   MA
Earth Sciences Archaeology Geology Geophysics Interdisciplinary Studies MS
  MA
  PhD
Economics   MA
Education   EdS
Educational Psychology & Research   Educational Psychology Educational Research MS
  PhD
Electrical & Computer Engineering Computer Engineering Electrical Engineering MS
Engineering Civil Engineering Computer Engineering Electrical Engineering Engineering Physics Mechanical Engineering PhD
Engineering Technology Computer Emphasis Electronics Emphasis Manufacturing Emphasis MS
English Composition Studies English as a Second Language Language & Linguistics Literature Professional Writing  MA
Applied Linguistics Composition Studies Literary & Cultural Studies Professional Writing PhD
Epidemiology   PhD
Health Administration   MHA
Health Systems & Policy   PhD
Health Studies Exercise & Sport Science Health Promotion Physical Education Teacher Education MS
Higher & Adult Education Adult Education Higher Education EdD
History   Ancient Egyptian History MA
Ancient Egyptian History PhD
Information Systems   MS
Instruction & Curriculum Leadership Early Childhood Education Elementary Education Secondary Education Special Education MAT
Early Childhood Education Instruction & Curriculum Instructional Design & Technology Reading Special Education MS
Early Childhood Education Instruction & Curriculum Instruction Design & Technology Reading Special Education EdD
Journalism and Strategic Media   MA
Leadership & Policy Studies Leadership School Administration & Supervision Student Personnel MS
Educational Leadership Policy Studies EdD
Liberal Studies   MALS
Mathematical Sciences Applied Mathematics Mathematics Statistics Teaching of Mathematics MS
Applied Statistics Mathematics PhD
Mechanical Engineering Design & Mechanical Systems Energy Systems Mechanical Systems Power Systems MS
Music Composition Conducting Jazz & Studio Music Music Education Musicology Orff-Schulwerk Pedagogy Performance MMu
Composition Conducting Performance DMA
Music Education Musicology PhD
Nursing Executive Leadership Family Nurse Practitioner Nursing Administration Nursing Education MSN
Nutrition Clinical Nutrition Environmental Nutrition Nutrition Science MS
Philosophy     MA
  PhD
Physics Computational Physics General Physics Materials Science MS
Political Science   MA
Professional Studies Human Resources Leadership Strategic Leadership Training & Development MPS
Psychology General Psychology MS
Clinical Psychology Experimental Psychology School Psychology PhD
Public Administration Nonprofit Administration Public Management and Policy MPA
Public Health Biostatistics Environmental Health Epidemiology Health Systems and Policy Social & Behavioral Health MPH
Romance Languages French Spanish MA
School Psychology     MA
  EdS
Social & Behavioral Sciences   PHD
Social Work Advanced Practice with Adults and Families Advanced Practice in Child, Youth and Families MSW
Sociology   MA
Speech-Language Pathology   MA
Sport Commerce   MS
Theatre Design and Technical Production Specialization Directing Specialization  MFA

ABBREVIATIONS OF DEGREES OFFERED

  • MA - Master of Arts
  • MArch - Master of Architecture
  • MALS - Master of Arts in Liberal Studies
  • MAT - Master of Arts in Teaching
  • MBA - Master of Business Administration
  • IMBA - International Master of Business Administration
  • MCRP - Master of City & Regional Planning
  • MED - Master of Education
  • MFA - Master of Fine Arts
  • MHA - Master of Health Administration
  • MMU - Master of Music
  • MPA - Master of Public Administration
  • MPH - Master of Public Health
  • MPS - Master of Professional Studies
  • MS - Master of Science
  • MSN - Master of Science in Nursing
  • MSW - Master of Social Work
  • AuD - Doctor of Audiology
  • DMA - Doctor of Musical Arts
  • EdD - Doctor of Education
  • EdS - Education Specialist
  • PhD - Doctor of Philosophy