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    Academics

    In today's evolving world, you need more than the tools of a trade or knowledge that comes from a book. You need to be ready to propose new ideas, lead change and make a difference – preparation that begins right here at the University at Albany.

Real Learning. Real Impacts.

Female student talking to Professor Sanjay Goel

At UAlbany, you'll find the resources and experiences you need to succeed as a student and in your career. At both the graduate and undergraduate levels, you’ll work closely with faculty mentors who are experts in their field – they’re partners with industry and published authors themselves, and know from experience what it takes to make an impact. And you'll study and learn with a diverse group of students from around the globe – enriching your experience and opening you up to a world of new ideas.

Our wide array of academic choices includes 50-plus undergraduate majors, 70-plus undergraduate minors and 150-plus graduate programs, several of which are ranked near the top in the nation.

Whether you're interested in psychology or biology, art history or computer engineering, our diverse academic offerings will teach you new ways to think about your subject – and the world.

 

Areas of Study

Accounting

Actuarial and Mathematical Sciences

Africana Studies

Anthropology

Applied Chemistry

MS STEM

Art History

Atmospheric Science

BS +MS Option
MS STEM
PhD STEM

Autism

CGS Fully Online

Behavioral Neuroscience

PhD STEM

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Biodiversity, Conservation, and Policy

MS STEM

Biology

BS +MS Option
MS STEM
PhD STEM

Biomedical Sciences

MS STEM
PhD STEM

Biostatistics

MS STEM
PhD STEM

Business Administration

Business Economics

Chemistry

BS +MS Option
MS STEM
PhD STEM

Childhood Education

MS Online Option

Chinese Studies

Clinical Psychology

Cognitive Psychology

PhD STEM

Communication

BA +MA Option
CGS Fully Online

Community College Leadership

CGS Online Option

Computer Science

BS +MS Option
MS STEM
PhD STEM

Computing Education

CGS Fully Online

Counseling Psychology

Criminal Justice

BA +MA Option
MA +JD Option

Criminal Justice / Social Work

Curriculum and Instruction

PhD Online Option

Curriculum Development and Instructional Technology

MS STEM, Fully Online

Data Science

MS STEM

Digital Forensics

Digital Forensics and Cybersecurity

MS STEM

Early Childhood Education

MS Online Option

East Asian Studies

Economic Forecasting

CGS STEM

Economics

BS +MPA Option, +MA Option
MA STEM
PhD STEM

Educational Policy and Leadership

MS Online Option

Educational Psychology

Educational Psychology and Methodology

Educational Theory and Practice

Electrical and Computer Engineering

BS +MS Option
MS STEM
PhD STEM

Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security, and Cybersecurity

BA / BS +MS Option

English

BA +MA Option
MA +CGS Option
PhD +CGS Option

English / Information Science

Environmental and Sustainable Engineering

Environmental Health

MS STEM
PhD STEM

Epidemiology

MS STEM
PhD STEM

Fellowship in Applied Public Health

Forensic Accounting

Forensic Biology

MS STEM

General Education Studies

Geographic Information Science

MS STEM

Geographic Information Systems and Spatial Analysis

CGS STEM

Geography

BA +MA Option

Global Health Studies

CGS Fully Online

Health Disparities

Higher Education

MS Online Option

History

BA +MA Option
MA +JD Option

History / Information Science

Human Biology

Human Development

BS +MS Option

Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Informatics

BS Online Option, +MS Option

Information Science

MS STEM, Online Option
PhD STEM

Information Science School Library

MS Fully Online

Information Security

CGS STEM

Interdisciplinary Studies - Bioinstrumentation

Interdisciplinary Studies - Documentary Studies

Interdisciplinary Studies - Environmental Science

Interdisciplinary Studies - Financial Market Regulation

Interdisciplinary Studies - Globalization Studies

Interdisciplinary Studies - Medieval and Renaissance Studies

Interdisciplinary Studies - Religious Studies

International Affairs

International Education Management

CGS Online Option

International Education Management and Leadership

MA Online Option

Japanese Studies

Journalism

Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latino Studies

Liberal Studies

Library and Information Science

Linguistics

Literacy

MS Online Option
PhD Online Option

Maternal and Child Health

Mathematics

BA +MS Option, +MA Option
BS +MS Option, +MA Option
MA STEM
PhD STEM

MBA / Juris Doctor

MBA Full-Time

MBA Part-Time Evening

MBA Part-Time Weekend

Mental Health Counseling

Music

Nonprofit Management and Leadership

Online Learning and Teaching

CGS Fully Online

Philosophy

BA +MA Option
PhD +MS Option

Physics

BS +MS Option
MS STEM
PhD STEM

Political Science

BA +MIA Option, +MPA Option, +MA Option

Professional Accountancy

Professional Science Management - Biodiversity, Conservation and Policy

AGC STEM

Professional Science Management - Forensic Science Investigation and Management

AGC STEM

Psychology

BA +MS Option

Public Administration and Policy

MPA Online Option, +JD Option

Public Health

Public Health / Juris Doctor Albany Law School

Public Health / Medical Doctorate Albany Medical College

Public Health / Social Welfare

Public Health Fundamentals and Principles

CGS Fully Online

Public Health Online

MPH Fully Online

Public Health Surveillance and Preparedness

CGS Fully Online

Public Policy and Management

BA +MIA Option, +MPA Option, +MA Option

Public Sector Management

Reading

MS Online Option

School Building, District, and District Business Leadership

School Psychology

Secondary Education

Social and Personality Psychology

PhD STEM

Social Studies

Social Welfare

Social Work

MSW +PhD Option, Part-time Option

Social Work / Criminal Justice

Social Work / Juris Doctor

Social Work / Public Health

Sociology

BA +MPA Option, +MA Option
PhD +CGS Option

Sociology / Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies

Spanish

BA +MA Option

Special Education (Inclusion and Special Education)

Special Education (Inclusion)

Special Education (Internship Certification)

Special Education and Literacy (I)

Special Education and Literacy (II)

Studio Art

Taxation

Teacher Leadership

Theatre

Urban and Regional Planning

Urban and Regional Planning / JD with Albany Law School

Urban Policy

Urban Studies and Planning

Women and Public Policy

Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies

BA +MA Option
MA +JD Option

Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies / Sociology