General Education Program


The capstone experience represents the culmination of a student’s learning in her or his discipline. Students must take a capstone course that is approved for their major; if multiple capstone options are available in a major, students should consult with their advisor about which option is best for them.

CapstoneAnthropologyANT 495 Senior Seminar in Anthropology 
CapstoneArabicARB 404 Capstone Project 
CapstoneArt and DesignART 450 Design Capstone 
CapstoneArt and DesignART 451 Art Studio Capstone 
CapstoneArt and DesignART 452 Art History Capstone 
CapstoneArt and DesignART 495 Art Seminar 
CapstoneBiologyBIO 495 Seminar 
CapstoneBlack StudiesBST 402 Capstone 
CapstoneChemical EngineeringCHE 440 Process Design I 
CapstoneChemical EngineeringCHE 441 Process Design II 
CapstoneChemistryCHM 457 Pharmaceutical Analysis Lab 
CapstoneChemistryCHM 472 Student Colloquium 
CapstoneChemistryCHM 489 Senior Research 
CapstoneChemistryCHM 489H Honors Senior Research 
CapstoneCivil EngineeringCVE 426 Preliminary Design 
CapstoneCivil EngineeringCVE 427 Capstone Design 
CapstoneClassical and Medieval StudiesCLM 498 Senior Thesis Proposal 
CapstoneClassical and Medieval StudiesCLM 499 Senior Thesis Writing 
CapstoneCommunicationCOM 401 Advanced Video/Audio Production 
CapstoneCommunicationCOM 405 Multi-Media Journalism 
CapstoneCommunicationCOM 427 News Media Laboratory 
CapstoneCommunicationCOM 430 Digital Content ProductionSP20
CapstoneCommunicationCOM 444 Mediation & Collaborative Problem Solving 
CapstoneCommunicationCOM 446 Media Studies ProjectFA19
CapstoneCommunicationCOM 447 Promotional Production 
CapstoneCommunicationCOM 448 Managing Organizational Teams 
CapstoneCommunicationCOM 449 Advanced Issues in Health Communication 
CapstoneCommunicationCOM 455 Communication Campaigns 
CapstoneCommunicationCOM 475 Communication and Training in Organizations 
CapstoneComparative ReligionREL 490 Senior Thesis Proposal 
CapstoneComparative ReligionREL 491 Senior Thesis Writing 
CapstoneComparative ReligionREL 497 Capstone in Religious Studies 
CapstoneCriminologyCRM 401 Capstone Course in Criminology 
CapstoneDanceDAN 493 Senior Project 
CapstoneEarly Childhood EducationECE 451 Early Childhood Internship 2: Teachers as Leaders 
CapstoneEconomicsECN 428 Applied Economic Analysis 
CapstoneEconomicsECN 441 Business Fluctuations & Forecasting 
CapstoneEconomicsECN 450 Economics of Law 
CapstoneEconomicsECN 482 International Trade 
CapstoneEconomicsECN 485 Economics of Development and Growth 
CapstoneEducation Curriculum & InstructionEDB 495 Seminar in Educational Inquiry 
CapstoneElectrical and Computer EngineeringEEC 494 Senior Design II 
CapstoneElectronic Engineering TechnologyEET 480 Senior Design B 
CapstoneEnglishENG 495 Senior Seminar 
CapstoneEnglishENG 498 Creative Writing Senior CapstoneFA19
CapstoneEnvironmental ScienceEVS 490 Internship in Environmental Science 
CapstoneEnvironmental ScienceEVS 491 Honors Research 
CapstoneEnvironmental ScienceEVS 496 Independent Study in Environmental Science 
CapstoneEnvironmental ScienceEVS 497 Research in Environmental Science 
CapstoneFilm & Media ArtsFMA 401 Documentary ProductionFA19
CapstoneFilm & Media ArtsFMA 456 Film & Media Arts Thesis II 
CapstoneFrenchFRN 441 French Capstone Field Study Project 
CapstoneFrenchFRN 494 French Capstone 
CapstoneHealth SciencesHSC 410 Evidence Based Practice 
CapstoneHealth SciencesHSC 440H Honors Cooperative Education Career Experience 
CapstoneHealth SciencesHSC 484 Advanced Research and Writing in Health Sciences 
CapstoneHealth SciencesHSC 486 Cooperative Education Career Experience 
CapstoneHealth SciencesHSC 487 Community-Based Participatory Research and Health 
CapstoneHistoryHIS 400 Local History Seminar 
CapstoneHistoryHIS 401 History Seminar 
CapstoneLinguisticsLIN 494 Linguistics Capstone 
CapstoneManagementMGT 465 Management Strategy & Policy 
CapstoneMathematicsMTH 496 Senior Project 
CapstoneMathematicsMTH 496H Honors Project 
CapstoneMechanical EngineeringMCE 450 Design Project I 
CapstoneMechanical EngineeringMCE 451 Design Project II 
CapstoneMechanical Engineering TechnologyMET 480 Senior Design B 
CapstoneMiddle Childhood EducationEDM 451 Middle Childhood Internship 2: Teachers as Leaders 
CapstoneMusicMUS 425 Internship in Music TherapyFA19
CapstoneMusicMUS 447 Curriculum and Assessment in MusicFA19
CapstoneMusicMUS 481 Senior Recital 
CapstoneMusicMUS 482 Full Recital 
CapstoneMusicMUS 485 Composition Recital 
CapstoneMusicMUS 498 Senior Project 
CapstoneNursingNUR 420 Professional Role Practicum - Capstone 
CapstoneNursingNUR 420H Prof Role Practicum Capstone - Honors 
CapstoneNursingNUR 460 Role Practicum 
CapstoneNursingNUR 470 Nursing Capstone (BSN)FA20
CapstonePhilosophyPHL 305 Philosophy Seminar 
CapstonePhilosophyPHL 491 Senior Seminar in Philosophy 
CapstonePhilosophyPHL 495 Philosophy CapstoneFA20
CapstonePhysical Education - ProfessionalPED 480 Internship and Senior Seminar 
CapstonePhysical Education - ProfessionalPED 483 Student Teaching Multiage Physical Education 
CapstonePhysicsPHY 474 Thermal Physics 
CapstonePolitical SciencePSC 420 Seminar in American Politics 
CapstonePolitical SciencePSC 421 Seminar in Comparative Politics 
CapstonePolitical SciencePSC 422 Seminar in International Relations 
CapstonePolitical SciencePSC 423 Seminar in Law and Political Theory 
CapstonePsychologyPSY 412 Psychology Laboratory 
CapstonePsychologyPSY 415 Evaluating Psychological Research 
CapstoneSocial WorkSWK 386 Integrative Seminar I (Capstone I) 
CapstoneSocial WorkSWK 486 Integrative Seminar II 
CapstoneSociologySOC 400 Capstone Course in Sociology and Criminology 
CapstoneSociologySOC 401 Capstone Course in SociologyFA19
CapstoneSpanishSPN 494 Spanish Capstone 
CapstoneSpanishSPN 495 Spanish Field Study Capstone 
CapstoneSpecial EducationESE 451 Mild/Moderate Internship 2: Teachers as Leaders 
CapstoneSpecial EducationESE 471 Moderate/Intensive Internship 2: Teachers as Leaders 
CapstoneSpeech and HearingSPH 497 Senior Capstone Portfolio 
CapstoneTheatreTHE 491 Senior Project 
CapstoneUrban StudiesUST 452 Management of Urban and Nonprofit Organizations 
CapstoneUrban StudiesUST 489 Advanced Senior Seminar 
CapstoneWomen and Gender StudiesWGS 495 Advanced Seminar 

Previously Approved Capstone

Category Subject Course Effective
Capstone Chemistry CHM 449 Pharmaceutical Science Practicum Until SU19
Capstone Computer and Information Science CIS 485 Senior Project Until FA20