UC Santa Barbara General CatalogUniversity of California, Santa Barbara

Optional Graduate Emphases

EMPHASIS NAME PARTICIPATING DEPARTMENTS/PROGRAMS
Ancient Mediterranean Studies Anthropology, Classics, History, History of Art and Architecture, Religious Studies
Applied Linguistics East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies, French, Education, German, Linguistics, Spanish
Bioengineering Biomolecular Science and Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Computer Science, Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology; Electrical Engineering, Materials, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Molecular, Cellular, Developmental Biology; Physics, Psychological and Brain Sciences, Statistics and Applied Probability
Black Studies Chicana and Chicano Studies, Education, History, Sociology
Cognitive Science Anthropology, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Geography, Linguistics, Psychological and Brain Sciences, Religious Studies
Computational Science and Engineering Chemical Engineering, Computer Science, Earth Science, ECE, EEMB,  Math, Mechanical Engineering
Economics and Environmental Science (EES) Bren School, Economics 
European Medieval Studies Art History, English, French, History,  Music, Religious Studies, Spanish, Theater and Dance
Feminist Studies Anthropology, Art History, Chicana and Chicano Studies, Communication, Comparative Literature, Counseling, Clinical, and School Psychology, Education and Linguistics, English, Film and Media Studies, French, German, History, Music, Political Science, Religious Studies, Sociology, Spanish, Theater and Dance
Global Studies Anthropology, Communication, Comparative Literature, Education, English, Feminist Studies, Film and Media Studies, Geography, History, Political Science, Religious Studies, Sociology
Language, Interaction, and Social Organization Communication, Education, Linguistics, Sociology
Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences Anthropology, Communication, Education, Geography, Political Science, Psychological and Brain Sciences, Sociology, Statistics
Technology and Society Anthropology, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, Bren School, Film and Media Studies, Geography, History, Media Arts and Technology, Political Science, Psychological and Brain Sciences, Sociology
Translation Studies Classics, Comparative Literature, East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies, English, French, German, Religious Studies, Spanish
Writing Studies English, Education, Linguistics