University of Akron Main Campus

General Information

Institution Type

4-year, Public 

Admissions Office Phone

(330) 972-7111 

Admissions Office Address

302 Buchtel Common, Akron, Ohio 44325-4702 

Admissions Website

http://www.uakron.edu 

 
Cost
Number of Students Enrolled
 
 

Admissions

Open admission policy

Yes

Secondary school GPA required

Not applicable

Secondary school rank required

Not applicable

Secondary school record required

Not applicable

Completion of college-preparatory program required

Not applicable

Recommendation required

Not applicable

Formal demonstration of competencies required

Not applicable

Admission test score required

Not applicable

Other test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) required

Not applicable

TOEFL (test of English as a foreign language) required

Not applicable

Degrees/Certificates

Degrees / Certifications Offered

Doctorate
Masters
Bachelors
Associates
Certificate

Number of Programs Offered

208

Programs Offered (By Subject)

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Accounting

Accounting
Accounting and Related Services, Other
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping

Acting

Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management

Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Business Operations Support and Secretarial Services, Other
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services

Advertising

Public Relations/Image Management

Allied Health

Athletic Training/Trainer
Audiology/Audiologist
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Histologic Technician
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Architecture

City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning

Art

Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Graphic Design
Metal and Jewelry Arts
Painting
Printmaking
Sculpture

Audio Production

Radio and Television
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other

Biochemistry

Biochemistry

Biology

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Botany/Plant Biology
Microbiology, General
Zoology/Animal Biology

Biomedical Engineering

Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

Bookkeeping

Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping

BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Business

Accounting
Accounting and Related Services, Other
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other
Finance, General
Financial Planning and Services
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
International Finance
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing, Other
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Office Management and Supervision
Operations Management and Supervision
Real Estate
Small Business Administration/Management
International/Global Studies
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Business Administration

Business Administration and Management, General
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Office Management and Supervision
Operations Management and Supervision
Small Business Administration/Management

Business Management

Office Management and Supervision
Operations Management and Supervision

Business Writing

Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing

Chemistry

Chemistry, General
Polymer Chemistry

Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering, General
Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering
Structural Engineering
Transportation and Highway Engineering

Communications

Organizational Communication, General
Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Computer Engineering

Computer Engineering, General

Computer Networking

Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

Computer Science

Computer Science
Mathematics and Computer Science

Construction Management

Construction Engineering Technology/Technician

Counseling

Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
Counseling Psychology

Creative Writing

Creative Writing

Crime Scene Investigation

Forensic Science and Technology

Criminal Justice

Corrections
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Criminology

Criminology

Culinary

Culinary Arts/Chef Training

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Design

Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
Graphic Design

Drafting

Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General

Early Childhood Education

Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
Child Development

Education

Art Teacher Education
Business Teacher Education
Community College Education
Drama and Dance Teacher Education
Education, Other
Elementary Education and Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
French Language Teacher Education
Health Teacher Education
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Social Studies Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Special Education and Teaching, General
Technical Teacher Education

Educational Leadership

Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Educational/Instructional Technology
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
Superintendency and Educational System Administration

Electrical Engineering

Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician

Elementary Education

Elementary Education and Teaching

Engineering

Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Computer Engineering, General
Engineering, General
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Polymer/Plastics Engineering
Structural Engineering
Transportation and Highway Engineering

English

Creative Writing
English Language and Literature, General
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
Writing, General

ESL

Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

Fashion

Fashion Merchandising

Fashion Design

Apparel and Textiles, General

Fashion Marketing

Fashion Merchandising

Fashion Merchandising

Fashion Merchandising

Finance

Finance and Financial Management Services, Other
Finance, General
Financial Planning and Services
International Finance
Taxation

Fire Science

Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
Fire Protection, Other

Forensic Nursing

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Forensic Science

Forensic Science and Technology

Graphic Design

Graphic Design

Health Information

Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician

Healthcare

Athletic Training/Trainer
Audiology/Audiologist
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
Dietetics/Dietitian
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Histologic Technician
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling
Medical Office Management/Administration
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Nurse Anesthetist
Nursing Administration
Physical Therapy/Therapist
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
Public Health, General
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
Surgical Technology/Technologist
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy

Healthcare Administration

Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Medical Office Management/Administration

History

Asian History
History, General

Hospitality

Hospitality Administration/Management, General
Restaurant/Food Services Management
Tourism and Travel Services Management

Hotel Management

Hotel/Motel Administration/Management

Human Resources

Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General

Human Services

Social Work
Social Work, Other

Information Systems

Management Information Systems and Services, Other
Management Information Systems, General
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
Geographic Information Science and Cartography

International Business

International Business/Trade/Commerce
International Finance
International/Global Studies

Journalism

Journalism, Other

Language

Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
French Language and Literature
Linguistics
Russian Language and Literature
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
Spanish Language and Literature

Law

Corrections
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Forensic Science and Technology
Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General
Law
Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Law Enforcement

Corrections
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science

Liberal Arts

Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Philosophy

LPN

Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

LPN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

LVN

Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Management

Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Office Management and Supervision
Operations Management and Supervision
Restaurant/Food Services Management
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Marketing

Marketing, Other
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Math

Applied Mathematics, General
Mathematics, General
Statistics, General
Mathematics and Computer Science

MBA

Business Administration and Management, General

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician

Medical Assistant

Medical/Clinical Assistant

MSN

Nursing Administration

Music

Conducting
Jazz/Jazz Studies
Keyboard Instruments
Music History, Literature, and Theory
Music Performance, General
Music Theory and Composition
Music, General
Stringed Instruments
Voice and Opera

Nurse Anesthetist

Nurse Anesthetist

Nurse Practitioner

Nurse Anesthetist
Nursing Administration

Nursing

Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nurse Anesthetist
Nursing Administration
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Nutrition

Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
Dietetics/Dietitian

Organizational Psychology

Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Paralegal

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Personal Training

Athletic Training/Trainer

Photography

Photography

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy/Therapist

Physics

Geophysics and Seismology
Physics, General
Physics, Other

Political Science

American Government and Politics (United States)
Political Science and Government, General
Political Science and Government, Other

Property Management

Real Estate

Psychology

Community Psychology
Counseling Psychology
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Psychology, General
Psychopharmacology

Public Administration

Public Administration
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other

Public Health

Public Health, General

Public Relations

Public Relations/Image Management

Radiology Technician

Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist

Real Estate

Real Estate

Respiratory Therapy

Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

Restaurant Management

Restaurant/Food Services Management

RN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to MSN

Nursing Administration
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Science

Biochemistry
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Botany/Plant Biology
Ecology
Zoology/Animal Biology
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Chemistry, General
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
Geology/Earth Science, General
Physics, General
Physics, Other
Polymer Chemistry
Community Psychology
Counseling Psychology
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Psychology, General
Psychopharmacology
Anthropology
Archeology
Geography
Social Sciences, General

Small Business

Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Small Business Administration/Management

Social Work

Community Organization and Advocacy
Social Work
Social Work, Other

Sociology

Sociology

Special Education

Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
Special Education and Teaching, General

Speech Therapy

Audiology/Audiologist
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General

Sports Management

Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Sports Medicine

Athletic Training/Trainer

Supply Chain Management

Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management

Surgical Technologist

Surgical Technology/Technologist

Teaching

Art Teacher Education
Business Teacher Education
Drama and Dance Teacher Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
French Language Teacher Education
Health Teacher Education
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Social Studies Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
Technical Teacher Education

Technical Writing

Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing

Technology

Management Information Systems and Services, Other
Management Information Systems, General
Computer Science
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Computer Engineering, General
Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering
Structural Engineering
Transportation and Highway Engineering
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology/Technician
Quality Control Technology/Technician
Surveying Technology/Surveying
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Surgical Technology/Technologist
Mathematics and Computer Science
Graphic Design

Veterinary

Animal Physiology
Zoology/Animal Biology

Visual Communications

Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia

Web Design

Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Web Development

E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce

Writing

Creative Writing
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
Writing, General