2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog
East Stroudsburg Normal School opened it doors on September 4, 1893. Today, ESU is a comprehensive university in northeastern Pennsylvania offering 58 undergraduate and 22 graduate degrees and is one of the 14 institutions in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog > Program Offerings > Definitions
Specific degree type, including but not limited to bachelor of arts, bachelor of science, master of arts, master of science, and doctor of education.
Major Academic Program
A sequence of prescribed courses leading to eligibility for certification by the state department of education.
Minor When a Major Exists
A coherent program of study that consists of most of the core major courses, but fewer electives, and includes at least 18 credits.
Minor When No Major Exists
A coherent program of study, consisting of at least 18 credits, in an area in which the university does not offer a major
Other Academic Program
A sequence of courses, activities, experience constituting a track, concentration, focus, option, specialization, emphasis, or equivalent not leading to a degree or certification.
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