2014-15 Catalogs

Table of Contents

Welcome
Undergraduate Catalog
    The University
    Disclaimers
    Undergraduate Admission
    Financial Information
    Financial Aid
    Academic Policies - Undergraduate
    Academic Support Services
    Student and University Life
        Athletics
        Safety & Wellness
        Student Life & Co-Curricular Programs
        Student Life and Student Services
        Student Support & Campus Conduct Policies
    Core Curriculum
        The USM Core Curriculum
        Courses Approved to Satisfy USM Core Requirements
    Honors Program
        Program Overview
        Honors Course Descriptions
    Russell Scholars Program
        Russell Scholars Program
        Course Descriptions
    Women and Gender Studies Program
        WGS Studies Overview
        BA in Women and Gender Studies
        Minor in Women and Gender Studies
        Course Descriptions
    College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
        CAHS Overview
        Minor in Labor Studies
        USM Art Department
            Art Overview
            BA in Art
            BA in Art History
            BA in Art and Entrepreneurial Studies
            BFA in Studio Arts
            BFA in Studio Arts with a Concentration in Art Education
            Minor in Art History
            Minor in Book Arts
            Minor in Studio Art
            Course Descriptions
        Communication and Media Studies Department
            CMS Overview
            BA in Communication
            BA in Media Studies
            Minor in Cinema Studies
            Minor in Communication and Media Studies
            Course Descriptions
        Criminology Department
            Criminology Overview
            BA in Criminology
            Minor in Criminology
            Course Descriptions
        Department of Economics
            Economics Overview
            BA in Economics
            BS in Economics
            Minor in Economics
            Course Descriptions
        Department of English
            English Overview
            BA in English
            BA in English Teacher Education 7-12 Certification Track
            BA in English Teacher Education K-8 Certification Track
            Minor in English
            Minor in Writing
            English Course Descriptions
        History Major
            History Overview
            BA in History - History/Social Sciences Teacher Education K-8 Certification Track
            BA in History - History/Social Studies Education 7-12 Teacher Certification Track
            BA in History
            Minor in History
            History Course Descriptions
        Liberal Studies Humanities
            Liberal Studies
            BA in Liberal Studies
            Course Descriptions
        Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures
            MCLL Overview
            BA in French
            BA in French Teacher Education K-12 Certification Track
            BA in Self-Designed - Classical Languages
            BA in Self-Designed - Classics, Latin Teacher Education K-12 Certification Track
            Minor in Ancient Civilization
            Minor in Classical Languages
            Minor in French
            Minor in French Civilization
            Minor in French Language
            Minor in Latin
            Minor in Spanish
            Minor in The Greek World
            Minor in The Roman World
            Course Descriptions
        School of Music
            Music Overview
            BA in Music
            BM in Composition
            BM in Music Education
            BM in Music Performance
            BM in Performance - Jazz Studies
            BM in Performance - Musical Theatre
            BM in Performance - Piano Pedagogy
            Minor in Music (Bachelor of Arts)
            Course Descriptions
        Philosophy Department
            Philosophy Overview
            BA in Philosophy
            Minor in Philosophy
            Course Descriptions
        Political Science Major
            Political Science Overview
            BA in Political Science
            Minor in Political Science
            Political Science Course Descriptions
        Department of Sociology
            Sociology Overview
            BA in Sociology
            Minor in Sociology
            Course Descriptions
        Department of Theatre
            Theatre Overview
            BA in Theatre
            BM in Performance - Musical Theatre
            Minor in Theatre
            Course Descriptions
        Self-Designed Major Programs
            Self-Designed Major Programs Overview
            BA in Self-Designed Major - Social Science
    Lewiston-Auburn College
        LAC Overview
        The Lewiston Common Core
        Course Descriptions
        Arts and Humanities
            Arts and Humanities Overview
            BA in Arts and Humanities
            Certificate in French North American Studies
            Concentration in Elementary Education, Arts and Humanities major
            Concentration in Secondary Education, Arts and Humanities major
            Minor in French North American Studies
            Minor in Global Studies
            Minor in Writing Studies (Tracks: Creative Writing or Professional Communications)
            Arts and Humanities Course Descriptions
        Leadership Studies
            Leadership Studies Overview
            4+1 in Leadership Studies
            BS in Integrative Professional Studies
            BS in Leadership and Organizational Studies
            Certificate in Creative Leadership and Global Strategy
            Certificate in Leadership Studies
            Certificate in Lean Leadership
            Minor in Leadership Studies
            LOS Course Descriptions
        Natural and Applied Sciences
            BA in Natural and Applied Sciences
            Concentration in Elementary Education, Natural and Applied Sciences major
            Concentration in Secondary Education, Natural and Applied Sciences major
            NAS MOT JumpStart
            NAS Course Descriptions
        Social and Behavioral Sciences
            BA in Social and Behavioral Sciences - Counseling Concentration
            BA in Social and Behavioral Sciences - Early Childhood Studies Concentration
            BA in Social and Behavioral Sciences - Public Health Concentration
            BA in Social and Behavioral Sciences
            Certificate in Public Health
            Minor in Early Childhood Studies
            Minor in Public Health
            SBS Course Descriptions
    College of Management and Human Service
        CMHS Overview
        Tourism and Hospitality
            Tourism and Hospitality Overview
            BA in Tourism and Hospitality
            Certificate in Tourism Development and Planning
            Minor in Tourism and Hospitality
            Course Descriptions
        School of Business
            Business Overview
            Centers
            BS in Business Administration - 3-2 Program [BS to MBA]
            BS in Business Administration - Accounting Major
            BS in Business Administration - Finance Major
            BS in Business Administration - General Management Major
            BS in Business Administration - General Management Major with Entrepreneurship and Small Business Track
            BS in Business Administration - General Management Major with General Management Track
            BS in Business Administration - General Management Major with International Business Track
            BS in Business Administration - General Management Major with Risk Management and Insurance Track
            BS in Business Administration - General Management Major with Sustainable Business Track
            BS in Business Administration - Marketing Major
            BS in Business Administration - Sport Management Major
            Certificate in Accounting
            Certificate in Risk Management and Insurance
            Minor in Accounting
            Minor in Business Administration
            Minor in Information Management
            Minor in Marketing
            Minor in Pre-MBA
            Course Descriptions
        School of Education and Human Development
            School of Education and Human Development Overview
            Centers/Programs
            SEHD Course Descriptions
            Athletic Coaching
                Certificate in Athletic Coaching
                Minor in Athletic Coaching
                Course List
            Teacher Education
                Teacher Education Overview
                Minor in Educational Studies
                Course Descriptions
        Muskie School of Public Service
            Muskie School Overview
            Geography-Anthropology Overview
            BA in Geography-Anthropology
            BA in Geography-Anthropology, Elementary Education
            BA in Geography-Anthropology, Secondary Education
            Certificate in Applied GIS
            MCPD in 3+2 Accelerated Undergraduate -Graduate Degree Pathway in Geography-Anthropology and Community Planning & Development
            Minor in Anthropology
            Minor in Applied Geography - Planning
            Minor in Archaeology
            Minor in Geography
            Minor in Tourism and Community Development
            Geography-Anthropology Course List
        School of Social Work
            Social Work Overview
            BA in Social Work
            Course Descriptions
    College of Science, Technology, and Health
        CSTH Overview
        Applied Medical Sciences
            Applied Medical Sciences Overview
            Minor in Toxicology and Environmental Health
            Course Descriptions
        Department of Biological Sciences
            Biological Sciences Overview
            BS in Biology: Biotechnology concentration
            BS in Biology: Ecology concentration
            BS in Biology: General Biology concentration
            BS in Biology: Human Biology concentration
            BS in Biology: Teacher Certification in Life Sciences concentration
            Certificate in Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Medical
            Certificate in Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Veterinary Certificate
            Minor in Biology
            Transfer Program in Pre-pharmacy Program: two-year, non-degree
            Course Descriptions
        Department of Chemistry
            Chemistry Overview
            BA in Chemistry
            BA in Chemistry with Concentration in Secondary Education
            BS in Biochemistry
            BS in Chemistry
            Minor in Biochemistry
            Minor in Chemistry
            Course Descriptions
        Computer Science
            Computer Science Overview
            BS in Computer Science
            Minor in Computer Science
            Course Descriptions
        Department of Engineering
            Engineering Overview
            BS in Electrical Engineering
            BS in Mechanical Engineering
            Minor in Electrical Engineering
            Minor in Mechanical Engineering
            Transfer Program in Engineering
            Course Descriptions
        Department of Environmental Science
            Environmental Science Overview
            BA in Environmental Planning and Policy
            BS in Environmental Science
            Certificate in Applied Energy
            Certificate in Environmental Education
            Certificate in Environmental Policy Analysis
            Minor in Applied Energy
            Minor in Environmental Policy
            Minor in Environmental Science
            Minor in Environmental Sustainability
            Minor in Nature Tourism
            Course Descriptions
        Department of Exercise, Health, and Sport Sciences
            EHSS Overview
            BS in Athletic Training
            BS in Exercise Science
            BS in Health Sciences
            Course Descriptions
        Department of Geosciences
            Geosciences Overview
            BA in Geosciences
            BS in Geosciences
            Concentration in Secondary Education Earth Sciences
            Minor in Geosciences
            Course Descriptions
        Department of Linguistics
            Linguistics Overview
            BA in Linguistics - ASL/English Interpreting Concentration
            BA in Linguistics - Speech and Language Science Concentration
            BA in Linguistics
            Minor in Deaf Studies
            Minor in Linguistics
            Course Descriptions
        Department of Mathematics and Statistics
            Mathematics and Statistics Overview
            4+1 in Master of Science in Statistics
            BA in Mathematics - Applied Mathematics/Operations Research Concentration
            BA in Mathematics - Pure Mathematics Concentration
            BA in Mathematics - Statistics Concentration
            BA in Mathematics
            BA in Mathematics with a Concentration in Secondary Education
            Certificate in Applied Statistics
            Minor in Applied Mathematics
            Minor in Mathematics
            Minor in Statistics
            Course Descriptions
        School of Nursing
            Nursing Overview
            BS in Nursing
            BS in Nursing - Accelerated Program
            BS in Nursing - RN to Bachelor of Science Degree
            Certificate in Foundations of Holistic Health
            Minor in Holistic and Integrative Health
            Course Descriptions
        Physics
            Physics Overview
            BA in Physics
            Minor in Physics
            Course Descriptions
        Psychology
            Psychology Overview
            BA in Psychology
            Course Descriptions
        Recreation and Leisure Studies
            RLS Overview
            BS in Recreation and Leisure Studies - Community Recreation Concentration
            BS in Recreation and Leisure Studies - Therapeutic Recreation Concentration
            BS in Recreation and Leisure Studies
            Certificate in Gerontology
            Certificate in Sustainable Tourism
            Minor in Nature Tourism
            Minor in Recreation Leadership
            Course Descriptions
        Department of Technology
            Technology Overview
            BS in Applied Technical Leadership
            BS in Information Technology
            BS in Technology Management - Concentration in Construction Management
            BS in Technology Management - Concentration in Electro-Mechanical Systems
            BS in Technology Management - Concentration in Industrial Management
            BS in Technology Management - Concentration in Information and Communications Technology
            BS in Technology Management - Concentration in Precision Manufacturing
            BS in Technology Management
            Certificate in Construction Management
            Certificate in Electro-Mechanical Systems
            Minor in Construction Management
            Minor in Electro-Mechanical Systems
            Minor in Industrial Management
            Minor in Information and Communications Technology
            Minor in Precision Manufacturing
            Course Descriptions
        Self-Designed Major Programs
            BA in Self-Designed Major with a Concentration In Elementary and Middle School STEM Education
    Professional & Continuing Education
    University of Maine School of Law
    Office of Sponsored Programs
    Campus Safety and Security
    Administration of the University of Southern Maine