The College of Humanities and Sciences offers the following certificate, Master’s Degree and Ph.D. programs. Descriptions and course requirements for each program can be found at VCU Bulletin.

College of Humanities and Sciences

Applied Social Research, Certificate in (Post-baccalaureate graduate certificate)
Interdisciplinary Studies, Master of (M.I.S.) with a concentration in cinema and language with the University of Cordoba in Spain and the University of Messina in Italy
Interdisciplinary Studies, Master of (M.I.S.), with a concentration in interdisciplinary mathematics and science leadership/K-8 mathematics specialist

Accelerated Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and Master of Science (M.S.) in Sociology
Sociology, Master of Science (M.S.)

Richard T. Robertson School of Media and Culture

Mass Communications, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in integrated public relations and advertising with Fudan University [dual degree]
Mass Communications, Master of Science (M.S.) – multimedia journalism
Mass Communications, Master of Science (M.S.) – strategic public relations
Media, Art, and Text, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Department of Biology

Biology, Master of Science (M.S.)

Department of Chemistry

Chemical Biology, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) with a concentration in biochemistry
Chemical Biology, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) with a concentration in biology
Chemical Biology, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) with a concentration in biology of cancer
Chemical Biology, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) with a concentration in bioorganic chemistry
Chemistry, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
— Chemical physics track
Chemistry, Master of Science (M.S.)
Chemistry, Master of Science (M.S.) with Fudan University [dual degree]
Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Department of English

Creative Writing, Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) with a concentration in dual genre
Creative Writing, Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) with a concentration in fiction
Creative Writing, Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) with a concentration in poetry
English, Master of Arts (M.A.)
English, Master of Arts (M.A.) with a concentration in research
Media, Art, and Text, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Department of Forensic Science

Forensic Science, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in forensic biology
Forensic Science, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in forensic chemistry/drugs and toxicology
Forensic Science, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in forensic chemistry/trace
Forensic Science, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in forensic physical analysis

Department of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies

Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies, Certificate in (Post-baccalaureate graduate certificate)

Department of History

History, Master of Arts (M.A.)

Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences

Health and Movement Sciences, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in exercise science
Rehabilitation and Movement Science, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) with a concentration in exercise physiology
Rehabilitation and Movement Science, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) with a concentration in neuromusculoskeletal dynamics

Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics

Mathematical Sciences, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in applied mathematics
Mathematical Sciences, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in mathematics
Systems Modeling and Analysis, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Department of Physics

Physics and Applied Physics, Master of Science (M.S.)
Physics and Applied Physics, Master of Science (M.S.), accelerated Bachelor of Science in Physics (B.S.) to master’s

Department of Political Science

Accelerated Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Political Science and Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.)

Department of Psychology

Clinical Psychology, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) with a concentration in behavioral medicine
Clinical Psychology, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) with a concentration in clinical child
Counseling Psychology, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
Health Psychology, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
Psychology, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) with a concentration in biopsychology
Psychology, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) with a concentration in developmental psychology
Psychology, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) with a concentration in social psychology

Department of Sociology

Accelerated Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and Master of Science (M.S.) in Sociology
Sociology, Master of Science (M.S.)

Department of Statistical Sciences and Operations Research

Mathematical Sciences, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in operations research
Mathematical Sciences, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in statistics
Systems Modeling and Analysis, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)