Undergraduate Catalog


The University of Texas at San Antonio

Published June 29, 2020

The online version of The University of Texas at San Antonio Undergraduate Catalog is the official version. This catalog was last updated on October 20, 2021.


The provisions of this document do not constitute a contract, expressed or implied, between any applicant, student, staff or faculty member and The University of Texas at San Antonio or The University of Texas System. This document is a general information publication only, 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, staff and faculty. 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.

Oct. 20, 2021: Added Certificate in Public Policy and Data Analysis.

Sept. 1, 2021: The B.B.A. in Management Science renamed B.B.A in Operations and Supply Chain Management

Sept. 1, 2021: The B.A. and B.S. in Geology were renamed to Geosciences.

Sept. 1, 2021: The Department of Geological Sciences was renamed Earth and Planetary Sciences.

June 2, 2021: Added Certificate in Data Science.

Nov. 2, 2020: Added Certificate in Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning.

Oct. 22, 2020: Added 100 percent online option for B.A. degree in Communication (see Online Degree Programs).   

Oct. 22, 2020: Added Data Science (DS) courses.