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Degrees Awarded

Kellogg School of Management (formerly School of Commerce)

  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Chicago Campus – discontinued June 1972)
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Evanston Campus – discontinued June 1970)
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Manufacturing Management (joint program with the McCormick School of Engineering): Effective 2015, recognized as Master of Science in Design Innovation
  • Master of Management: Effective September 2000, by official University action, recognized as Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Science in Management Studies (effective 2013)

School of Education and Social Policy (formerly School of Education)

  • Bachelor of Science in Education and Social Policy (formerly Bachelor of Science in Education)
  • Bachelor of Science in General Education (discontinued)
  • Bachelor of Science in Education (discontinued 1987)
  • Master of Science in Education (prior to 1935)
  • Master of Science in Education and Social Policy (formerly Master of Science in Education)
  • Master of Science in Higher Education Administration and Policy
  • Master of Science in Learning and Organizational Change

Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications (formerly School of Journalism)

  • Bachelor of Science in Journalism
  • Master of Science in Advertising (discontinued)
  • Master of Science in Corporate Public Relations (discontinued)
  • Master of Science in Direct Marketing (discontinued)
  • Master of Science in Integrated Marketing Communications
  • Master of Science in Journalism

Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Arts (classical language required, 1859-1948)
  • Bachelor of Arts Honors Degree (1934-1948)
  • Bachelor of Arts, Special Program in “The Liberal Arts,” classical language no longer required (1949-1954)
  • Bachelor of Science (1879-1954)
  • Bachelor of Science Honors Degree (1934-1948)

Bienen School of Music (formerly School of Music)

  • Certificate in Performance (discontinued 2013)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music
  • Bachelor of Music
  • Bachelor of Music Education (discontinued 1985)
  • Bachelor of Science in Music (effective September 2013)
  • Master of Music
  • Master of Sacred Music (discontinued 2003)
  • Doctor of Sacred Music (discontinued 2008)
  • Doctor of Music: Effective 2013, recognized as Doctor of Musical Arts

School of Communication (formerly School of Speech)

  • Bachelor of Arts in Communication
  • Bachelor of Science in Communication
  • Bachelor of Science in Speech
  • Master of Arts in Non-Clinical Communication Sciences (effective 2013)
  • Master of Science in Communication (1986 – present)
  • Master of Science in Health Communication (effective 2014)
  • Master of Science in Leadership for Creative Enterprises (effective 2014)
  • Master of Science in Sound Arts and Industries (effective 2016)
  • Master of Science in Speech (1924-1935)
  • Master of Science in Speech, Language and Learning (effective 2014)
  • Doctor of Audiology
  • Doctor of Speech Language Pathology (effective 2017)

McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science

  • Bachelor of Science (discontinued)
  • Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Integrated Engineering Studies (effective 2013)
  • Bachelor of Science in Manufacturing Engineering: Effective 2003, by official University action, recognized as Bachelor of Science in Manufacturing and Design Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Materials Science and Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Medical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering (discontinued)
  • Bachelor of Science in Science Engineering (discontinued)
  • Master of Biotechnology
  • Master of Engineering Management
  • Master of Information Technology: Effective December 2005, by official University action, recognized as Master of Science in Information Technology
  • Master of Manufacturing Engineering (discontinued)
  • Master of Project Management: Effective December 2005, by official University action, recognized as Master of Science in Project Management
  • Master of Science in Analytics (effective 2011)
  • Master of Science in Artificial Intelligence (effective Fall 2018)
  • Master of Science in Computer Information Systems (discontinued 2010)
  • Master of Science in Design Innovation (effective 2014)
  • Master of Science in Executive Management for Design and Construction (effective 2012)
  • Master of Science in Information Technology
  • Master of Science in Project Management
  • Master of Science in Product Development
  • Master of Science in Robotics (effective 2014)
  • Master of Urban and Regional Planning (discontinued)

The Graduate School

  • Master of Arts in Teaching (1961-1981)
  • Master of Fine Arts
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Public Health
  • Master of Urban Regional Planning (discontinued)
  • Doctor of Education (1941 – 1966)
  • Doctor of Philosophy

School of Law

  • Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD)
  • Juris Doctor (JD)
  • Juris Doctor and Master in Business Administration (JD/MBA)
  • Juris Doctor and Master in International Human Rights (JD/LLM-IHR)
  • Juris Doctor and Master of Laws in Taxation (JD/LLM-Tax)
  • Master of Laws and Certificate in Business Administration (LLM/Kellogg)
  • Master of Laws (LLM)
  • Master of Laws in International Human Rights (LLM-IHR)
  • Master of Laws in Taxation (LLM-Tax)
  • Master of Studies in Law (MSL)
  • Master of Science in Law (MSCL)

Feinberg School of Medicine

  • Bachelor of Science in Medicine
  • Doctor of Medicine
  • Master of Medical Science
  • Master of Public Health
  • Master in Prosthetics – Orthotics
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy

School of Professional Studies (formerly School of Continuing Studies)

Undergraduate
Conferred by Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
  • Bachelor of Philosophy
  • Bachelor of Science in General Studies
Conferred by the School of Communication
  • Bachelor of Philosophy in Communications
Graduate
Conferred by the School of Professional Studies
  • Master of Arts in Creative Writing
  • Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing
  • Master of Science in Global Health
  • Master of Science in Information Design and Strategy
  • Master of Science in Information Systems
  • Master of Arts in Liberal Studies
  • Master of Arts in Literature
  • Master of Science in Medical Informatics
  • Master of Science in Predictive Analytics
  • Master of Arts in Public Policy and Administration
  • Master of Science in Regulatory Compliance
  • Master of Arts in Sports Administration

Nursing School (ceased operation in 1990)

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Dental School (ceased operation in 2001)

  • Certificate in Dental Hygiene
  • Diploma in Dental Hygiene
  • Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery
  • Dental Specialty Certificate

University Senate

  • Bachelor of Science

A degree awarded June 1944 – June 1949, on recommendation of the University Senate, to men registered in any one of the undergraduate schools of the University who completed the required 180 quarter hours, but who were unable to meet all specific degree requirements because their college course had been interrupted by World War II.