The Bachelor of Science in Financial Technology offers tracks in
actuarial science and financial engineering. The program provides
quantitatively oriented students the opportunity to apply mathematical,
statistical and programming tools to the financial, risk...
Graduate degree programs in Art History include the Master of Arts
(M.A.) with individual tracks in Architectural History, Art Historical
Studies, and Museum Studies, and the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) with
Historical and Curatorial tracks.
The Department of Biostatistics at Virginia Commonwealth University
offers the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Biostatistics. It is part of the
School of Medicine on the university’s MCV Campus.
M.S. candidates must complete at least 33 semester credit hours of
In the past decade, bioinformatics has emerged as a primary source
of challenges for methodological researchers in biostatistics. The
enormity of the size of the data that results from research in this
field, specifically in DNA sequencing, microarrays, and...
The Department of Craft/Material Studies offers graduate course work
leading to the MFA degree in five disciplines: ceramics, fiber,
woodworking/furniture design, glassworking and jewelry/metal working.
Within the studio concentration, emphasis is placed...
The Department of Human and Molecular Genetics offers a
comprehensive program in graduate study leading to a Doctor of
Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Human Genetics. The program includes the
completion of an original research project under the supervision of a
The gerontology curriculum is a multidisciplinary program
established in 1976 which offers the Master of Science degree. The
program benefits from professional collaboration with departments
throughout the university
The 30-hour degree program includes...
The M.D./Ph.D. Program seeks to train physician-scientists for
careers that bridge basic and clinical science. Physician-scientists
will translate laboratory discoveries into better patient outcomes. The
program begins two months prior to the first year of...
The program for the M.D. degree is divided into four phases, each of
one year’s duration. Medicine I, occupying the first year (mid-August
to early June), emphasizes normal human structure, function, growth and
development. Medicine II, occupying the second...
The complexity and changing nature of tax law has created a need for
specialists -- individuals who can interpret tax law, convey its
meaning, plan, and comply with a myriad of reporting requirements. The
Master of Taxation program is designed (1) to offer...
Medicinal chemistry, an amalgamation of chemistry and the life
sciences, is a multidisciplinary field that applies chemical (i.e.,
synthetic, analytical, theoretical and/or physical chemistry)
principles to investigations of biologically active substances...
Mission Statement: The BS degree program in Mechanical
Engineering Technology offers a high quality degree program that meets
national standards of excellence. It is a significant component of the
University's commitment to science, engineering and technology,
To support the mission, the following educational objectives exist.
During the first few years after graduation, students of the Mechanical
Engineering Technology program will meet the following objectives:
Identify, formulate and solve mechanical and technical...
The Engineering Technology Department offers a bachelor's completion
program in Motorsports Technology as an option of its General
Engineering Technology program.
Old Dominion University and the New College Institute of Virginia ( NCI )
have partnered to...
This program leads to eligibility for teacher licensure
in Virginia and is available only to individuals holding a
baccalaureate degree or completing requirements for a Bachelor of
Science degree in chemistry.
Students wanting to be admitted...
Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science with a Teaching License in
General Ed. Lower Division (excludes courses in
fields relevant to soc. sciences) (38 cr.) English
Composition or Writing
The Fisheries Science Program
is for students interested in research and management of aquatic
animals and ecosystems, including shellfish, endangered species, sport
fish, and aquaculture fish. Most graduates work for state or federal
We offer M.S. degree in Fisheries. Coursework
is tailored to the interest and needs of the students in consultation
with the student's graduate committee.
Successful applicants to our program usually have grade point
averages above 3.5/4.0 (over the last...
Natural Resources Education
(NRE) offers a balance of natural sciences, social sciences, and the
humanities that prepares students to share their knowledge about the
natural world through teaching, education, and interpretation. The curriculum stresses an...
The Finance program is the best undergraduate program in the Pamplin
College of Business. Not surprisingly, it had the largest number of
juniors and seniors among all business majors. Students continue to
pick finance as their major of choice as they learn...