Graduate Catalog


The University of Texas at San Antonio

Published July 2019

The online version of The University of Texas at San Antonio Graduate Catalog is the official version. This catalog was last updated October 27, 2020.


The provisions of this document do not constitute a contract, expressed or implied, between any applicant, student, or faculty member and The University of Texas at San Antonio or The University of Texas System. This document is a general information publication, and it does not contain all regulations that relate to students.

The University of Texas at San Antonio reserves the right to withdraw courses at any time and to change fees, tuition, rules, calendar, curriculum, degree programs, degree requirements, graduation procedures, and any other requirement affecting students. The policies, regulations, and procedures stated in this catalog are subject to change without prior notice, and changes become effective whenever the appropriate authorities so determine and may apply to both prospective students and those already enrolled. University policies are required to be consistent with policies adopted by the Board of Regents of The University of Texas System and are in compliance with state and federal laws.

Students are held individually responsible for meeting all requirements as determined by The University of Texas at San Antonio and The University of Texas System. Failure to read and comply with policies, regulations, and procedures will not exempt a ­student from whatever sanctions and/or penalties they may incur.

Students should refer to UTSA Student Policies for additional policies, procedures, and information directly related to their enrollment at UTSA.

Update October 27, 2020: Added Graduate Certificate in Facility Management

Update May 19, 2020: Revised tracks for Ph.D. in Applied Demography

Update March 4, 2020: Revised required credit hours for M.A. in Bicultural-Bilingual Education.

Update February 27, 2020: Added College of for Health, Community and Policy

Update October 30, 2019: Ph.D. in Translational Science degree requirements.

Update October 3, 2019: Leave of Absence updated.

Update September 27, 2019: Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision semester credit hours revised.