Academic Program Planning and Authorization

Procedures for Graduate and Undergraduate Degree Planning


New Degree Requests Submitted to UNC General Administration, 2002-Present 

This list dates back only to 2002.  For a comprehensive list of all active and discontinued UNC Charlotte programs, including their dates established and/or discontinued, please visit the UNC Academic Program Inventory online at https://prep.northcarolina.edu, log in (top right of screen), and then click the API tab (top left) after logging in. 

Degree REquest
To Plan
REquest TO
Establish
Status
Anthropology, M.A.   Apr 2008 Authorized [Aug 2010]
Applied Energy and Electromechanical Systems, M.S. Aug 2012 Jul 2013 Authorized [Sep 2013]
Architecture, M.S. Dec 2016 May 2017 Pending
Art History, B.A.   May 2006 Authorized [Jun 2006]
Arts Administration, M.A.   May 2002 Discontinued [Mar 2009]
Athletic Training, M.S. Jan 2017   Pending
Bioinformatics, P.S.M.   Mar 2007 Authorized [May 2007]
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, Ph.D. Apr 2008 Jun 2010 Authorized [Jan 2011]
Business Administration, D.B.A. May 2014 Feb 2015 Authorized [Sep 2015]
Business Administration, Ph.D. Apr 2004 Apr 2005 Authorized [Jan 2006]
Civil Engineering, Ph.D. Jan 2017   Pending
Clinical Exercise Physiology, M.S. [renamed Kinesiology, M.S.]   May 2004 Authorized [Sep 2004]
Construction and Facilities Management, MSCFM   Dec 2009 Authorized [Jun 2010]
Construction Management, B.S.   May 2006 Authorized [Jun 2006]
Curriculum and Instruction, Ph.D.   Sep 2002 Authorized [May 2003]
Cybersecurity, M.S. Sep 2015 Jun 2016 Authorized [July 2016]
Data Science and Business Analytics, M.S., P.S.M. Feb 2013 Aug 2013 Authorized [Feb 2014]
Educational Research, Measurement, and Evaluation, Ph.D. Jan 2015 Aug 2015 Authorized [May 2016]
Ethics and Applied Philosophy, M.A.   Apr 2006 Authorized [Jun 2006]
Fire Protection and Administration, M.F.P.A.   Dec 2009 Authorized [Jun 2010]
Geography and Urban Regional Analysis, Ph.D. Sep 2004 Sep 2005 Authorized [May 2006]
Health Informatics, PSM   Mar 2011 Authorized [Sep 2011]
Health Psychology, Ph.D. Sep 2003 Dec 2004 Authorized [May 2005]
Health Services Research, Ph.D. Sep 2003 Sep 2004 Authorized [May 2005]
Health Systems Management, B.S. Oct 2015 Jun 2016 Authorized [Dec 2016]
Infrastructure and Environmental Systems, Ph.D.   Apr 2003 Authorized [Nov 2003]
Japanese Studies, B.A.   Aug 2008 Authorized [Apr 2010]
Latin American Studies, B.A.   Nov 2003 Authorized [Jan 2004]
Latin American Studies, M.A.   Nov 2006 Authorized [Feb 2007]
Management, M.S. May 2016 Sep 2016 Authorized [May 2017]
Mathematical Finance, M.S.   Mar 2003 Authorized [May 2003]
Meteorology, B.S.   May 2004 Authorized [Sep 2004]
Nanoscale Science, Ph.D. Apr 2005 Apr 2006 Authorized [Jan 2007]
Neurodiagnostics and Sleep Science, B.S.   Jun 2011 Authorized [Apr 2012]
Nursing Practice, D.N.P. Dec 2010 Sep 2012 Authorized [Feb 2013]
Optics, M.S. [renamed Optical Science and Engineering, M.S.]   Apr 2002 Authorized [Sep 2002]
Organizational Science, Ph.D. Apr 2004 Apr 2005 Authorized [Jan 2006]
Public Health, B.S.P.H.   Jan 2007 Authorized [Mar 2007]
Public Health Sciences, Ph.D. Mar 2009 Jan 2013 Authorized [Aug 2013]
Real Estate, M.S.R.E.   May 2010 Authorized [Nov 2011]
Religious Studies, M.A.   May 2002 Authorized [Sep 2002]
Respiratory Care, M.S. Dec 2015 Apr 2016 Authorized [Oct 2016]
Respiratory Therapy, B.S.R.T.   Apr 2007 Authorized [May 2007]
Sports Marketing and Management, M.B.A.   May 2006 Discontinued
Systems Engineering, B.S.S.E.   May 2007 Authorized [Sep 2007]
Urban Design, M.U.D.   Mar 2008 Authorized [Jun 2008]
Women's and Gender Studies, B.A.     Pending