New Programs Starting in Fall

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The UCF College of Graduate Studies is pleased to announce the 2015-2016 Graduate Catalog is available online at www.graduatecatalog.ucf.edu. The university has approved one new graduate program and seven new graduate certificates.

The catalog contains a description of the various policies, graduate programs, degree requirements, course offerings, and related matters intended to be in effect at the University of Central Florida during the 2015-2016 academic year. However, information in the catalog is subject to change.

This year, UCF approved one new program:

  • Nanotechnology MS

Seven new graduate certificate programs were approved:

  • Advanced Quantitative Methodologies in Educational and Human Sciences  Certificate
  • Destination Marketing and Management Certificate
  • Event Management Certificate
  • Health Information Administration Certificate
  • Intelligence and National Security Certificate
  • Mathematics and Science Educator Certificate
  • Modeling and Simulation of Behavioral Cybersecurity Certificate

Six new graduate degree tracks were created in the following programs:

  • MD/PhD track in the Biomedical Sciences PhD program
  • Orlando Part-Time Advanced Standing track in the Social Work MSW program
  • Thesis and Nonthesis tracks in both theMA and MS Interdisciplinary Studies programs
Other program changes occurred for the following programs:
  • The Interdisciplinary Studies MA and MS programs have moved to the College of Graduate Studies.
  • The Conservation Biology PSM program has moved to the College of Graduate Studies.
  • The Biomedical Sciences PhD program has moved to the College of Medicine.
  • The title of the Adult/Gerontology Nurse Practitioner track has changed to Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner track in the Doctor of Nursing Practice, Nursing MSN, and Graduate Certificate programs.

For more information, please visit www.graduatecatalog.ucf.edu.

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