CIP Codes

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2012-13 academic year listing of academic programs sorted by Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) code.
This inventory sorted by NMU program name
This inventory sorted by CIP Title

Credendial Level Key:

  • >2 = Less than 2-year programs
  • A = Associate degree
  • B = Baccalaurate degree
  • M = Baccalureate minor program
  • G = Graduate (post-baccalureate) program


Credential Level  
>2 A B M G CIP Code NMU Program Name CIP Title
    x     0.0000 Exchange Students (Non-Degree)  
    x     0.0000 Undeclared  
      x   3.0101 Environmental Conservation Minor Natural Resources/Conservation, General.
    x     3.0104 Environmental Science - Pollution Control & Remediation Concentration Environmental Science
    x     3.0201 Environmental Science - Natural Resources Concentration Natural Resources management and Policy
    x     3.0205 Environmental Science - Water Resources Concentration Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management
      x   3.0207 Interpretation and Outdoor Education Minor Natural Resource Recreation and Tourism.
    x     3.0601 Fisheries and Wildlife Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science Management
    x     3.9999 Environmental Science - Renewable Energy Technologies Concentration Natural Resources and Conservation, Other.
      x   4.0301 Planning Minor City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning.
    x     4.9999 Pre-Architecture Architecture and Related Services, Other
    x     5.0101 International Studies - Africa Concentration African Studies
    x     5.0106 International Studies - Europe Concentration Europe Studies/Civilization
    x     5.0107 International Studies - Latin America Concentration Latin American Studies
      x   5.0107 Latin Amerian Studies Minor Latin American Studies.
    x     5.0108 International Studies - Middle East Concentration Near and Middle Eastern Studies
      x   5.0125 German Minor German Studies.
    x     5.0125 German Studies German Studies.
      x   5.0202 Native American Studies Minor American Indian/Native American Studies.
      x   5.0299 Gender Studies Minor Ethnic, Cultural Minority, and Gender Studies, Other.
    x x   9.0101 Communication Studies Speech Communication and Rhetoric
      x   9.0102 Media Studies Minor Mass Communication/Media Studies.
      x   9.0402 Journalism Minor Broadcast Journalism.
    x x   9.0702 Multimedia Journalism digital communication and media/multimedia
    x x   9.0902 Public Relations Public Relations/Image Management
    x x   9.0990 Entertainment and Sports Promo Communication, Journalism and Related Programs, Other
    x x   11.0101 Computer Science Computer and Information Sciences, general
    x     11.0901 Network Computing Computer systems networking and telecommunications
    x     11.1002 Business CIS - Networking Administration Concentration System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager.
    x     11.1004 Business CIS - Web Development Concentration Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster.
x         12.0401 Cosmetology Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General.
x         12.0413 Cosmetology Instructor (Certification) Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor.
        x 13.0401 Education Admin:  Admin and Supervision Educational Leadership and Administration, Genera
        x 13.0404 Admin/Supervision (ed) Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
        x 13.0404 Education Admin:  Instructional Leadership Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision.
    x     13.1001 Special Education/Undeclared Special education and teaching, General
    x     13.1005 Emotionally Impaired/Elementary Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances.  
    x     13.1005 Emotionally Impaired/Secondary Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances.  
    x     13.1006 Cognitive Impairment/Elementary Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation.
    x     13.1006 Cognitive Impairment/Secondary Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation.
        x 13.1011 Learning Disabilities Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities
        x 13.1101 School Guidance Counseling Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
        x 13.1202 Elementary Education Elementary Education and Teaching
    x     13.1202 Elementary Education Elementary Education and Teaching
    x     13.1205 Secondary Education Secondary Education and Teaching
        x 13.1205 Secondary education MA Secondary Education and Teaching
    x     13.1302 Art and Design Education k-12 Art Teacher Education
    x     13.1305 English/Secondary Education English/Language Arts Teacher Education
    x     13.1305 Language Arts/Elementary Education English/language Arts Teacher Education
    x     13.1307 Health Education/Secondary Ed Health Teacher Education
    x     13.1309 Industrial Technology Education Technology teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
    x     13.1311 Mathematics/Elementary Education Mathematics Teacher Education
    x   x 13.1311 Mathematics/Secondary Education Mathematics Teacher Education
    x     13.1312 Music Education Music Teacher Education
    x     13.1314 Physical Education/Secondary Education Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
        x 13.1315 Reading Endorsement Reading Teacher Education
        x 13.1315 Literacy Leadership Reading Teacher Education.
        x 13.1315 Reading Specialist Reading Teacher Education.
        x 13.1315 Reading Teacher - Elementary education Reading Teacher Education.
        x 13.1316 Science Education science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
    x     13.1316 Integrated Sciences/Elementary Education Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education.
    x     13.1316 Integrated Sciences/Secondary Education Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education.
    x     13.1317 Economics Education Social Science Teacher Education
    x     13.1317 Political Science Education Social Science Teacher Education
    x     13.1318 Social Studies/Secondary Education  Social Studies Teacher Education
    x     13.1318 Social Studies/Elementary Education Social Studies Teacher Education. 
    x     13.1322 Biology education Biology teacher Education
    x     13.1323 Chemistry Education Chemistry Teacher Education
    x     13.1325 French Education French Language teacher Education
      x   13.1327 Health Education Cluster Minor Health Occupations Teacher Education.
    x     13.1328 History Education History Teacher education
    x     13.1329 Physics Education Physics Teacher Education
    x     13.1330 Spanish Education Spanish Language Teacher Education.
    x     13.1332 Geography Education Geography Teacher Education
    x     13.1337 Earth Science Education Earth Science Teacher Education.
    x     14.9999 Pre-Engineering Engineering, Other
  x       15.0303 Electrical Technology -- Electrical Power Technician Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
    x     15.0303 Mech Eng Tech - Industrial Electrical Tech Concentration Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician.
    x x   15.0399 Electronics Engineering Tech Electrical and Electronic engineering technologies/Technicians, Other
  x       15.0399 Electrical Technology - General Electronics Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other.
  x       15.0403 Electrical Technology -- Industrial electrical Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology. 
    x     15.0404 Mech Eng Tech - Computer Numerical Control Tech Concentration Instrumentation Technology/Technician.
  x       15.0501 Climate Control Technology Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology/Technician (ACH/ACR/ACHR/HRAC/HVAC/AC Technology)
      x   15.0503 Alternative Energies Minor Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician.
    x     15.0612 Industrial Technologies Industrial Technology/Technician
    x     15.0612 Mech Eng Tech - Industrial Technologies Concentration Industrial Technology/Technician
    x     15.0805 Mechanical Engineering Technology Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician. 
    x x   15.1001 Construction Management Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
    x     15.1301 Mech Eng Tech - Mechanical Engineering Design Concentration Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General. 
  x   x   15.1302 Engineering Design CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
    x x   16.0901 French French Language and Literature
    x x   16.0905 Spanish Spanish language and Literature
  x       19.0505 Food Service Management Foodservice Systems Administration/Management.
  x       19.0706 Applied Child Development Child Development.
      x   19.0708 Child Care Services  Minor Child Care and Support Services Management.
    x     22.0001 Political Science/Pre-Law Pre-law Studies
    x     22.0001 Pre-Law Pre-law Studies
    x x x 23.0101 English English language and literature, general
    x     23.0101 English/Graduate Bound English language and literature, general
      x   23.1302 Writing Creative Writing
        x 23.1302 Creative Writing Creative Writing *
    x   x 24.0101 Individualized studies Liberal Arts and Sciences/ Liberal Studies
  x x     24.0101 Liberal arts and Sciences Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
x         24.0101 Special Studies Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  x       24.0102 General University Studies General Studies.
    x x x 26.0101 Biology Biology/Biological Sciences, General
    x     26.0202 Biochemistry Biochemistry
        x 26.0202 Biology/Biochemistry Biochemistry
    x     26.0502 Microbiology Microbiology, general
    x     26.0701 Zoology Zoology/Animal Biology
    x     26.0901 Physiology Physiology, General
    x     26.1301 Ecology Ecology
    x x   27.0101 Mathematics Mathematics, General
      x   28.0503 Military Science Minor Military Operational Art and Science/Studies.
      x   30.1101 Gerontology Minor Gerontology.
    x     30.1701 Psychology/Behavior Analysis Behavioral Sciences 
      x   30.1701 Human Behavior Cluster Minor Behavioral Sciences.
      x   30.2701 Human Biology Minor Human Biology.
    x     30.3301 Environmental Studies and Sustainability Sustainability Studies
    x x   31.0101 Outdoor Recreation Leadership and Mgmt Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies.
      x   31.0101 Outdoor Recreation Minor Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies.
    x x   31.0501 Physical Education --Coaching  ealth and Physical Education/Fitness, general
    x     31.0504 Management of Health & Fitness Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
    x x   31.0505 Sports Science Kinesiology and Exercise Science
        x 31.0505 Exercise Science Kinesiology and Exercise Science. 
      x   31.0601 Outdoor Leadership Minor Outdoor Education
    x x   38.0101 Philosophy Philosophy
      x   38.0104 Applied Ethics Minor Applied and Professional Ethics.
      x   38.0201 Religious Studies Minor Religion/Religious Studies.
    x x   40.0501 Chemistry (ACS Certified) Chemistry, General
      x   40.0501 Group Science Minor Chemistry, General
    x     40.0599 Forensic Biochemistry Chemistry Other
    x x   40.0601 Earth Science Geology/Earth Science, General
    x x   40.0801 Physics Physics, General
    x x   42.0101 Psychology Psychology, General
    x   x 42.2703 Early Childhood Developmental and Child psychology
    x     42.2704 Psychology/Graduate Prep Experimental Psychology
        x 42.2704 Psychology - Experimental Experimental Psychology. 
      x   42.2708 Human Services Minor Psychometrics and Quantitative Psychology.
        x 42.2804 Performance Improvement Industrial and Organizational Psychology.
  x       43.0103 Law Enforcement Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  x x x x 43.0104 Criminal Justice Criminal Justice/Safety studies
    x     43.0109 Loss Prevention Management Security and Loss Prevention Services
      x   44.0000 Social Service Minor Human Services, General.
    x x x 44.0401 Public Administration, MPA Public management, MPA Stat & local govt) Public Administration
    x     44.0701 Social Work Social Work
      x   45.0102 Research Analyst Minor Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods
      x   45.0201 Anthropology Minor Anthropology.
    x x   45.0601 Economics Economics, General
      x   45.0701 Geography Cluster Minor Geography.
    x x   45.0701 Geography Geography 
x         45.0702 Geographic Information Systems Geographic Information Science and Cartography
    x     45.0702 Geomatics Geographic Information Science and Cartography
      x   45.0799 Human Geography minor Geography, Other
    x x   45.0901 International Studies International Relations and affairs
    x x   45.1001 Political Science Political Science and Gov't, General
    x x   45.1101 Sociology Sociology
    x     45.1101 Sociology in Liberal Arts Sociology
  x       46.0000 Building Technology Construction Trades, General.
x         46.0303 Electrical Line Technician (diploma) Lineworker *
      x   47.0105 Industrial Electrical Technology Minor Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician.
x     x   47.0201 Heating/Air Cond/Refrigeration Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR).
  x   x   47.0303 Industrial Maintenance Technology Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology.
x x   x   47.0604 Automotive Service Technology Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
x x       47.0607 Aviation Maintenance Technology Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician.
x         48.0508 Welding Welding Technology/Welder
      x   48.0510 CNC Technology Minor Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Technology/CNC Machinist.
x         48.0510 Computer Numerical Control Technician Certificate Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Technology/CNC Machinist.
  x       48.0510 Computer Numerical Control Technology Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Technology/CNC Machinist.
    x     50.0409 Art & Design - Graphic Communication Concentration Graphic design
    x     50.0410 Art & Design - Illustration Concentration Illustration
    x x   50.0501 Theater and Entertainment Arts Drama and dramatic/Theatre Arts, General
      x   50.0601 Film Studies Minor Film/Cinema/Video Studies.
    x x   50.0602 Media Production and New Tech Cinematography and Film/video production
    x     50.0605 Art & Design - Photography Concentration Photography
    x     50.0699 Art & Design - Digital Cinema Concentration Film/Video and Photographic arts, Other
  x x x   50.0701 Art & Design Art/Art Studies, General
    x x   50.0703 Art History  Art History, Criticism and Conservation.
    x     50.0705 Art & Design - Drawing/Painting Concentration Drawing
    x     50.0708 Art & Design - Drawing/Painting Concentration Painting
    x     50.0709 Art & Design - Sculpture Concentration Sculpture
    x     50.0710 Art & Design - Printmaking Concentration Printmaking
    x     50.0711 Art & Design - Ceramics Concentration ceramic Arts and Ceramics
    x     50.0713 Art & Design - Jewelry, Metalsmithing, and Blacksmithing Concentration Metal and Jewelry Arts
    x     50.0799 Art & Design - Electronic Imaging Concentration Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
    x     50.0799 Art & Design - Furniture Design Concentration Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
    x     50.0799 Art & Design - Human Centered Design Concentration Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
    x     50.0799 Art & Design - Woodworking Concentration Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
    x x   50.0901 Music Music, General
    x x   51.0203 Speech, Language & Hearing Sci Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  x       51.0707 Health Information Processing Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
x         51.0802 Clincial Assistant Clinical/medical laboratory technician/assistant
    x     51.0811 CLS - Anatomical Pathology Concentration Pathology/Pathologist Assistant.
  x       51.0812 Respiratory Therapy Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant
      x   51.0904 Emergency Medical Services Minor Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
    x     51.0908 Clinical Health Science -- Respiratory Therapy Concentration Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist. 
    x     51.0909 Clinical Health Science -- Surgical Technology Concentration Surgical Technology/Technologist
  x       51.0909 Surgical Technology Surgical Technology/Technologist
  x       51.0911 Radiography Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
    x     51.0911 Clinical Health Science -- Radiography Concentration Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer.
    x     51.0913 Athletic Training Athletic Training/Trainer
  x       51.1004 Clinical Lab Tech - Lab technician Concentration Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician.
    x     51.1004 CLS - Clinical Systems Analyst Concentration Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician.
      x   51.1005 Clinical Laboratory Techniques Minor Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist.
    x     51.1005 CLS - Laboratory Medicine Concentration Clinical Lab Science/medical technology/Technologist
    x     51.1005 CLS - Microbiology Concentration Clinical Lab Science/medical technology/Technologist
    x     51.1005 CLS - Science Technologist Concentration Clinical Lab Science/medical technology/Technologist
    x     51.1005 Clinical Laboratory Science Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist.
  x       51.1007 Clinical Lab Tech - Science technician Concentration Histologic Technology/Histotechnologist
    x     51.1010 CLS - Diagnostic Genetics Concentration Cytogenetics/Genetics/clinical genetics Technology/technologist
    x     51.1099 Clinical Health Science (for associate degree holders) Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other.
    x     51.1101 Pre-Dental Pre-dentistry Studies
    x     51.1102 Pre-Medicine  Pre-medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
    x     51.1102 Pre-Physician's Assistant Pre-medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
    x     51.1103 Pre-Pharmacy Pre-Pharmacy Studies
    x     51.1104 Pre-Veterinary Pre-Veterinary Studies
    x     51.1199 Pre-Chiropractic Health/medical Preparatory Programs, Other
    x     51.1199 Pre-Optometry Health/medical Preparatory Programs, Other
    x     51.1199 Pre-Physical Therapy Health/medical Preparatory Programs, Other
    x     51.1504 Community Health Education Community health services/Liaison/counseling
      x   51.3101 Health and Nutrition Minor Dietetics/Dietitian.
    x   x 51.3801 Nursing Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
        x 51.3805 Family Nurse Practitioner Family Practice Nurse/Nurse Practitioner
        x 51.3817 Nurse Educator Nursing Education
  x       52.0101 General Business Business/commerce, General
        x 52.0200 Masters of Business Administration Business Administration, Management and Operations
    x x   52.0201 Management Business Administration and Management, General
      x   52.0201 Business Admin  Minor Business Administration and Management, General.
    x x   52.0301 Accounting Accounting
    x     52.0304 Accounting/Corporate Finance  Accounting and Finance
    x     52.0399 Accounting/Computer Information Systems  Accounting and Related Services, Other
  x       52.0401 Office Information Assistant Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
  x   x   52.0407 Computer Information Systems Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
x     x   52.0408 Office Services General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
    x x   52.0701 Entrepreneurship Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
    x     52.0703 Ski Area Business Management Small Business Administration/Management
    x x   52.0801 Finance and Risk Management - Corporate Finance and Investments concentration Finance, General
    x     52.0804 Accounting/Financial Planning Financial Planning and Services.
    x     52.0804 Finance and Risk Management-Personal Financial  Planning concentration Financial Planning and Services
    x x   52.0901 Hospitality Management Hospitality Administration/Management, General
        x 52.1005 Facilitating Training Human Resources Development
        x 52.1005 Psychology - Training, Devo, Perf. Imp Human Resources Development.
    x     52.1201 Business CIS Management Information Systems, General
    x     52.1299 Business CIS - End User Training Concentration Management Information Systems and Services, Other
    x x   52.1401 Marketing Marketing/Marketing Management, General
    x     52.1701 Finance and Risk Management - Risk Management and Insurance Insurance.
    x x   54.0101 History History, General
      x   54.0105 Public History Minor Public/Applied History.