Definitions for Codes Used on this Site

Instructional Program Codes

Major
Code
Long Name Level* CIP**
A&H Arts and Humanities B 24.010300
ACCT Accounting  –  Changed code to AIM in Fall 2002 B, M 52.030100
ACN Applied Cognition and Neuroscience M 30.250100
ACTS Actuarial Science B 52.130400
AHST Art History area of study
AIM Accounting and Information Management B, M 52.030100
AMS American Studies B 05.010200
AP Art and Performance B 50.010100
APHY Applied Physics M 40.080101
ARAB Arabic area of study
ARHM Arts and Humanities B 24.010300
ARTS Arts area of study
ASOC Applied Sociology M 45.110110
ATEC Arts and Technology B, M  50.070200
AUD Audiology P 51.020200
BA Business Administration B 52.010100
BCBM Bioinformatics and Computational Biology M 26.110300
BCHM Biochemistry B 26.020200
BCM Biology – Cell and Molecular M, D 26.040600
BIO Biology B 26.010100
BIOL Biology B 26.010100
BIOT Biotechnology M 26.120100
BIS Interdisciplinary Studies – Bachelor B 30.999901
BMEN Biomedical Engineering M, D 14.050100
BPS Business Policy and Strategy area of study
CE Computer Engineering M, D 14.090100
CGNS Cognition and Neuroscience D 30.240100
CGS Cognitive Science B 30.250100
CHEM Chemistry B, M, D 40.050100
CHIN Chinese area of study
CJS Crime and Justice Studies B 45.040100
CLDP Child Learning and Development B 42.070100
CMSD Communication Sciences and Disorders D 51.020100
COMD Communication Disorders M 51.020400
COMM Communications area of study
CRIM Criminal Justice Studies B, M, D 45.040100
CRWT Creative Writing area of study
CS Computer Science B, M, D 11.010100
DANC Dance area of study
DMTH Developmental Mathematics 32.010400
DRAM Drama area of study
DRC Industrial Chemistry M, D 40.050100
DRDG Developmental Reading 32.010400
DWTG Developmental Writing 32.010400
ECO Economics and Finance B 45.060100
ECON Economics B, M, D 45.060100
ECS Engineering and Computer Science
ECSC Engineering and Computer Science Co-op
ED Education certificate
EE Electrical Engineering B, M, D 14.100100
EEM Electrical Engineering – Microelectronics B, M, D 14.100100
EET Electrical Engineering – Telecommunications B, M, D 14.100100
EGM Mathematical Sciences – Engineering Mathematics M 27.030100
EMAC Emerging Media and Communications B, M 09.070200
EMBA Executive Master’s in Business Administration M 52.020100
ENGS Engineering Science
FILM Film Studies area of study
FIN Finance  B 52.080100
FREN French area of study
GEOG Geography B 45.070100
GEOS Geosciences B, M, D 40.060100
GIS Geospatial Information Sciences B 45.070200
GSIS Geospatial Information Sciences M, D 45.070200
GNDS Gender Studies B 05.029902
GOVT Government & Politics B 45.100100
GRS Graduate Studies 99.999999
GRU Graduate Studies – Special 99.999999
GSIS Geospatial Information Sciences M, D 45.070200
HCMG Healthcare Management M 51.070100
HDCS Human Development Communication Sciences D 51.020100
HDEC Human Development Early Childhood Disorders M 42.070100
HIST History M 54.010100
HS Historical Studies B 54.010100
HST Historical Studies B 54.010100
HUAS Humanities – Aesthetic Studies M, D 24.010300
HUED Humanities – Education M 24.010300
HUHI Humanities – History of Ideas M, D 24.010300
HUMA Humanities M, D 24.010300
HUSL Humanities – Studies in Literature M, D 24.010300
IMS International Management Studies M, D 52.110100
IPEC International Political Economy B 44.050100
IS Interdisciplinary Studies B, M 30.999901
ISAH Interdisciplinary Studies – Arts and Humanities B, M 30.999901
ISEC Interdisciplinary Studies – Engineering and Computer Science B, M 30.999901
ISGS Interdisciplinary Studies – General Studies B, M 30.999901
ISHD Interdisciplinary Studies – Human Development B, M 30.999901
ISSM Interdisciplinary Studies – Management B, M 30.999901
ISNS Interdisciplinary Studies – Natural Sciences B, M 30.999901
ISSS Interdisciplinary Studies – Social Sciences B, M 30.999901
LANG Languages (Foreign) area of study
LATS Latin American Studies M 05.010700
LIT Literary Studies B 16.010400
MAIS Interdisciplinary Studies – Master M 30.999901
MAP Mathematical Sciences – Applied Mathematics B, M, D 27.030100
MAS Management and Administrative Sciences M 52.020100
MATH Mathematical Sciences B, M 27.010100
MB Molecular Biology B 26.020400
MBA Master’s in Business Administration M 52.020100
MBC Cohort Master’s in Business Administration M 52.020100
MBG Global Master’s in Business Administration – online program M 52.020100
MECH Mechanical Engineering B, M 14.190100
MECO Managerial Economics  area of study
MED Mathematics Teacher Education M 13.131100
MEDM Medical Management M 51.070100
MGIS Geographic Information Systems M 45.070200
MIMS Master’s in International Management Studies – online program M 52.110100
MIS Information Technology and Management M 52.120100
MITM Information Technology and Management M 11.040100
MKT Marketing Management  area of study
MPA Masters of Public Affairs M 44.040100
MPP Public Policy M 44.050100
MSAE Applied Economics M 45.060200
MSC Management Science D 52.020100
MSCE Materials Science and Engineering M, D 14.180100
MSEN Materials Science and Engineering M, D 14.180100
MSPM Business Administration, Project Management – online program M 52.020100
MUSI Music area of study
NATS Natural Science
NSC Neuroscience B 30.240100
OB Organizational Behavior area of study
OPRE Operations Research area of study
PA Public Administration B 44.040100
PAFF Public Affairs D 44.040100
PHIL Philosophy area of study
PHIN Physical Instruction
PHYS Physics B, M, D 40.080100
POEC Political Economy D 44.050100
PPPE Public Policy and Political Economy D 44.050100
PSCI Political Science B, D 45.100100
PSCL Political Science-Constitutional Law M 45.100100
PSLS Political Science-Legislative Studies M 45.100100
PSY Psychology B 42.010100
PSYS Psychological Sciences M, D 42.110100
RHET Rhetoric area of study
SCE Science Teacher Education M 30.010100
SCI Science
SCMT Supply Chain Management M 14.370100
SE Software Engineering B, M, D 14.090300
SOC Sociology B 45.110100
SOCS Social Science
SPAN Spanish area of study
SPAU Speech Pathology and Audiology B 51.020400
STAT Mathematical Sciences – Statistics B, M, D 27.050100
TE Telecommunications Engineering B, M, D 14.100100
TED Teacher Education certificate
VIET Vietnamese area of study
UGS Non-degree Seeking Undergraduate 99.999999
UND Undeclared – Undergraduate 24.999999
UNK Unknown

* B = Bachelor’s, M = Master’s, D = Doctoral, P = Professional

** Classification of Instructional Programs. The CIP is a taxonomic coding scheme that contains titles and descriptions of primarily postsecondary instructional programs. It is the accepted federal government statistical standard on instructional program classifications.

Additional Codes

Code Definition
D Doctoral Student
FR Freshmen (completed less than 30 credit hours)
JR Junior (completed 54-89 credit hours)
LD Lower Division (freshman and sophomore)
M Master’s Student
PB Post-Baccalaureate (has earned a bachelor’s degree)
PB-GR Post-Baccalaureate taking graduate hours
PB-UG Post-Baccalaureate taking undergraduate hours
SO Sophomore (completed 30-53 credit hours)
SR Senior (completed 90 or more credit hours)
UD Upper Division (juniors and seniors)