University Of Akron Main Campus

University Of Akron Main Campus

University of Akron Main Campus, also referred to as UA, is situated in Akron, Ohio and was established in the year 1870. The university offers over 100 graduate and more than 200 undergraduate degrees. The main campus is set on nearly 218 acres of land. UA consists of the following schools, campuses, and colleges:

  • Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences
  • College of Business Administration
  • College of Education
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Fine & Applied Arts
  • College of Nursing
  • College of Polymer Science & Polymer Engineering
  • Honors College
  • School of Law
  • Summit College
  • University College
  • Wayne College

The university's sports teams are nicknamed the Zips. The official colors are gold and blue. UA has football, basketball, and soccer teams. Some notable alumni of the university include Jabari Arthur, football player; Dominique Moceanu, Olympic gymnast; Alice M. Batchelder, attorney and jurist; Kermit L. Hall, legal history scholar; and George Wallace, comedian.

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African Studies
Latin American Studies
Near And Middle Eastern Studies
Women's Studies
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer Programming, Other
Information Science/Studies
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer Science
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia And Information Resources Design
Data Modeling/Warehousing And Database Administration
Computer Systems Networking And Telecommunications
Computer And Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
Educational Leadership And Administration, General
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
Community College Education
Superintendency And Educational System Administration
Educational/Instructional Technology
Educational Assessment, Testing, And Measurement
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, And Research, Other
Social And Philosophical Foundations Of Education
Special Education And Teaching, General
Education/Teaching Of Individuals In Early Childhood Special Education Programs
Counselor Education/School Counseling And Guidance Services
Elementary Education And Teaching
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education And Teaching
Secondary Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education And Teaching
Art Teacher Education
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Family And Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Technical Teacher Education
Drama And Dance Teacher Education
French Language Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Teaching English As A Second Or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
Education, Other
Engineering, General
Aerospace, Aeronautical And Astronautical/Space Engineering
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Geotechnical And Geoenvironmental Engineering
Structural Engineering
Transportation And Highway Engineering
Computer Engineering, General
Electrical And Electronics Engineering
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Nuclear Engineering
Polymer/Plastics Engineering
Chinese Language And Literature
French Language And Literature
Spanish Language And Literature
Classics And Classical Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
Sign Language Interpretation And Translation
Family And Consumer Economics And Related Services, Other
Foods, Nutrition, And Wellness Studies, General
Housing And Human Environments, General
Family Systems
Child Development
Apparel And Textiles, General
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, Other
English Language And Literature, General
Writing, General
Creative Writing
Professional, Technical, Business, And Scientific Writing
Liberal Arts And Sciences/Liberal Studies
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities, Other
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biomedical Sciences, General
Microbiology, General
Zoology/Animal Biology
Mathematics, General
Applied Mathematics, General
Statistics, General
Peace Studies And Conflict Resolution
Mathematics And Computer Science
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Sport And Fitness Administration/Management
Chemistry, General
Polymer Chemistry
Geology/Earth Science, General
Geophysics And Seismology
Physics, General
Physics, Other
Psychology, General
Counseling Psychology
Industrial And Organizational Psychology
Forensic Psychology
Community Organization And Advocacy
Public Administration
Social Work
Social Work, Other
Public Administration And Social Service Professions, Other
Dance, General
Graphic Design
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Art History, Criticism And Conservation
Ceramic Arts And Ceramics
Metal And Jewelry Arts
Fine Arts And Art Studies, Other
Music, General
Music History, Literature, And Theory
Music Performance, General
Music Theory And Composition
Keyboard Instruments
Voice And Opera
Jazz/Jazz Studies
Stringed Instruments
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management
History, General
Asian History
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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