Course Prefixes

All classes are identified with a course prefix and a number.  Note that not all course prefixes are obvious (UCO 1200 = First Year Seminar - as an example).

You can find a comprensive list of courses including prefixes and numbers at http://bulletin.appstate.edu/.  Click on your Undergraduate Bulletin and then Courses.

 Common Course Prefixes

ACC - Accounting

ADM - Apparel Design and Merchandising

AMU - Applied Music

ANT - Anthropology

ARB - Arabic

ARH - Art History

ART - Art

AS - Appalachian Studies

AST - Astronomy

AT - Athletic Training

BIO - Biology

BUS - Business

CAS - College of Arts and Sciences

CHE - Chemistry

CHN - Chinese

CHS - College of Health Sciences

CI - Curriculum and Instruction

CIS - Computer Information Systems

CJ - Criminal Justice

COM - Communication

CS - Computer Science

CSD - Communication Sciences & Disorders

CTE - Career and Technical Education

DAN - Dance

ECO - Economics

ENG - English

ENT - Entrepreneurship

ENV - Environmental Science

ES - Exercise Science

FCS - Family and Child Studies

FER - Fermentation Science

FDN - Foundations of Education

FIN - Finance, Banking and Insurance

FRE - French

GER - German

GHY - Geography

GLS - Global Studies

GLY - Geology

GCM - Graphic Communications Management

GS - General Science

GWS - Gender, Women’s and Sexuality Studies

HCM - Health Care Management

HE - Higher Education

HIS - History

HON - Honors

HOS - Hospitality Management

HPC - Human Development and Psychological Counseling

HPE - Health and Physical Education

IDS - Interdisciplinary Studies

IND - Industrial Design

INT - Interior Design

ITC - Instructional Technology/Computers

JHP - Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies

JPN - Japanese

LAT - Latin

LAW - Law

LIB - Library Science

LLC - Languages, Literatures and Cultures

MAT - Mathematics

MBA - Master of Business Administration

MGT - Management

MKT - Marketing

MSL - Military Science and Leadership

MUS - Music

NUR - Nursing

NUT - Nutrition

PA - Public Administration

PE - Physical Education

PH - Public Health

PHL - Philosophy

PHO - Commercial Photography

PHY - Physics

PLN - Community and Regional Planning

POR - Portuguese

PS - Political Science

PSY - Psychology

RC - Rhetoric and Composition

RE - Reading Education

REL - Religious Studies

RES - Research

RM - Recreation Management

RSN - Russian

SCM - Supply Chain Management

SD - Sustainable Development

SNH - Spanish

SOC - Sociology

SPE - Special Education

SSU - Somatic Sustainability

STT - Statistics

SW - Social Work

TEC - Technology

THR - Theatre

UCO - University College/First Year Seminar

US - University Studies

WRC - Watauga Residential College