Javascript is currently not supported, or is disabled by this browser. Please enable Javascript for full functionality.

Skip to Main Content
Skip to main content
Grand Valley State University    
2016-2017 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog 
  Oct 17, 2018
2016-2017 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

All Academic Programs A-H

Accounting - Program Description  
Accounting, B.B.A.   
Accounting, M.S.A.  
Accounting (minor)  
Accounting and Law, M.S.A./J.D.  

Advertising and Public Relations
Advertising and Public Relations - Program Description 
Advertising and Public Relations, B.A., B.S.  
    Public Relations  
Advertising and Public Relations (minor)  

African/African American Studies
African/African American Studies - Program Description 
African/African American Studies (minor)  

Aging and Adult Life
Aging and Adult Life - Program Description 
Aging and Adult Life (minor)  

Allied Health Sciences
Allied Health Sciences - Program Description 
Allied Health Sciences, B.S.  
Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research Trials Management  

Annis Water Resources Institute
Annis Water Resources Institute - Program Description 

Anthropology - Program Description  
Anthropology, B.A., B.S.  
Anthropology (minor)  
Applied Anthropology, Certificate    

Arabic - Program Description  
Arabic (minor)  

Archaeology - Program Description 
Archaeology (minor)  

Art and Design
Art and Design - Program Description 
Art Education (Teacher Certification), B.A., B.S. 
Art History, B.A. 
Art History (minor) 
Studio Art, B.A., B.S. 
Studio Art, B.F.A.  
   Graphic Design  

   Visual Studies  
Studio Art (minor)  

Athletic Training
Athletic Training - Program Description 
Athletic Training, B.S.  

Biology - Program Description 
Biology, B.A., B.S.  
   Biomolecular Processes     
   Ecology and Evolutionary Biology     
   General Biology     
   Preveterinary Med   
   Secondary Education   

Biology, M.S. 
Biology (minor)  

Biomedical Sciences
Biomedical Sciences - Program Description 
Biomedical Sciences, B.S.  
   Nutrition Science  

Biomedical Sciences, M.H.S.  

Biostatistics - Program Description 
Biostatistics, M.S.  

Business Administration - Program Description 
Business Administration, B.B.A. 
Business Economics - Program Description 
Business Economics, B.B.A.  
    Real Estate 
Real Estate, Certificate 
Business (General) - Program Description 
Business, General, B.B.A. 
Business Administration, M.B.A. 
Business (minor) 
Business Administration and Law, B.B.A./J.D. 
Business Administration and Law M.B.A./J.D.  

Cell and Molecular Biology
Cell and Molecular Biology - Program Description 
Cell and Molecular Biology, B.S. 
Cell and Molecular Biology, B.S./M.S. 
Cell and Molecular Biology, M.S.  

Biochemistry - Program Description 
Biochemistry, B.S. 
Chemistry - Program Description 
Chemistry, B.S. 
Chemistry (minor) 
Green Chemistry - Program Description 
Green Chemistry, Certificate   

Chinese Language (minor)  

Chinese Studies
Chinese Studies - Program Description 
Chinese Studies, B.A.  

Classics - Program Description 
Classics, B.A.  
   Classical Languages   
   Classical Studies   
   Latin Secondary Education   

Classics (minor)  

Communication Studies
Communication Studies - Program Description 
Communication Studies, B.A., B.S. 
Communications, M.S.  

Comprehensive Science and Arts for Teaching
Comprehensive Science and Arts for Teaching Major - Program Description 
Comprehensive Science and Arts for Teaching, B.A., B.S.  

Computer Information Systems
Master of Science in Computer Information Systems - Program Description 
Computer Information Systems, M.S.  

Computer Science
Computer Science - Program Description 
Computer Science, B.S. 
Computer Engineering (minor) 
Computer Science (minor) 
Computer Science (minor) - Secondary Education  (6-12)

Criminal Justice
Criminal Justice - Program Description 
Criminal Justice, B.A., B.S. 
Criminal Justice, M.S. 
Criminal Justice (minor) 
Information Security Systems (minor) 
Juvenile Justice (minor)  

Dance - Program Description 
Dance, B.A. 
Dance (minor)  

Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Diagnostic Medical Sonography - Program Description  
Diagnostic Medical Sonography, B.S.   

Earth Science
Earth Science, B.S.  
   Secondary Education  
Earth Science (minor)  

East Asian Studies
East Asian Studies - Program Description 
East Asian Studies (minor)  

Economics - Program Description 
Economics, B.A., B.S. 
Economics (minor) 
Economics - Teacher Certification  
Honors Economics minor   

Education - Undergraduate Teacher Education
Undergraduate-Program Description 
Elementary Education, Certification 
Secondary Education, Certification 
Elementary Teacher Certification - Comprehensive (CSAT) (General Education/Spanish)  
Elementary Teacher Certification - Comprehensive (CSAT) (Special Education)  

Education - Graduate Education
Graduate-Program Description 
Educational Leadership, M.Ed.
   Educational Leadership 
   Special Education Administration  
   Teacher Leader Concentration   

Educational Technology, M.Ed.
   Educational Technology  
Higher Education, M.Ed.
   Adult and Higher Education 
   College Student Affairs Leadership  
Instruction and Curriculum, M.Ed.
   Advanced Content Specialization  
   Early Childhood Education  
   Educational Differentiation 
   Elementary Education    
   Secondary Level Education  

Literacy Studies, M.Ed.
   Reading and Language Arts 
   Teach Eng Speakers Other Languages (TESOL)  

School Counseling, M.Ed.
   School Counseling  
Special Education, M.Ed.
   Cognitive Impairment  
   Emotional Impairment  
   Learning Disabilities  

Educational Specialist Degree in Leadership, Ed.S.
   Educational Specialist-Program Description 
Teacher Certificate Programs
    Post Baccalaureate Teacher Certification 
    Graduate Teacher Certification Program (GTC) 
    Professional Certification-Program Description 
Certificate Programs (Non Teaching)
    Online/Blended Instruction, Graduate Certificate      

Engineering - Program Description 
Engineering, B.S.E 
Computer Engineering, B.S.E. 
Electrical Engineering, B.S.E. 
Interdisciplinary Engineering, B.S.E. 
Product Design and Manufacturing, B.S.E. 
Mechanical Engineering, B.S.E.  
Engineering, M.S.E 
Engineering Science (minor) 
Computer Engineering (minor)   
Biomedical Engineering (minor) 
Engineering, B.S.E./M.S.E  

English - Program Description 
English, B.A.  
   Language and Literature  
   Language Arts (Elementary Education)  
   Secondary Education  

English, M.A.  
Applied Linguistics - Program Description  
Master of Arts in Applied Linguistics   
Applied Linguistics (minor)  
English (minor)  

Entrepreneurship - Program Description 
Entrepreneurship, B.B.A. 
Entrepreneurship, Certificate  
Interdisciplinary Entrepreneurship, Certificate   
Entrepreneurship (minor)  

Environmental Studies
Environmental Studies - Program Description 
Sustainable Food Systems, Certificate   
Environmental Studies (minor)  

Exercise Science
Exercise Science - Program Description 
Exercise Science, B.S.  
   Clinical Exercise Science  
   Health-Fitness Instruction  

Film and Video
Film and Video Production - Program Description 
Film and Video, B.A., B.S.  

Finance - Program Description 
Finance, B.B.A.  

French - Program Description 
French, B.A.  

French (minor)  

Geography and Sustainable Planning
Geography and Sustainable Planning - Program Description 
Geography, B.A., B.S. 
Geographic Techniques (minor) 
Sustainable Urban and Regional Planning (minor)  
Geography - Teacher Certification (minor) 
Geographic Info Systems Technology, Certificate 
Sustainable Urban and Regional Planning, Certificate  

Geology - Program Description 
Geology, B.S. 
Geology (minor)  

Geology-Chemistry, B.S.  

German, B.A.  
   Secondary Education  
German (minor) 
   Secondary Education  

Health Administration
Master of Health Administration - Program Description 
Master of Health Administration, M.H.A.  

Health Communication
Health Communication - Program Description 
Health Communication, B.A., B.S.  

Health Information Management
Health Information Management - Program Description  
Health Information Management, B.S.  

History - Program Description 
History, B.A., B.S. 
History (minor) 
History of Science (minor) 
Medical Humanities, Certificate   

Honors - Frederik Meijer Honors College
Frederik Meijer Honors College - Program Description 
Frederik Meijer Honors College Requirements  

Hospitality and Tourism Management
Hospitality and Tourism Management - Program Description 
Hospitality and Tourism Management, B.S.  
   Food and Beverage Management  
   Lodging Management  
   Tourism Management  
   Meeting and Event Management  
   Recreation and Leisure Management  

Hospitality and Tourism Management (minor) 
Adventure Tourism Management (minor)  

Human Rights
Human Rights (minor)