Johns Hopkins University publishes the Academic Catalogue annually in July. The Academic Catalogue may be updated at other times throughout the year as appropriate. In the event that updates are made to the Academic Catalogue JHU will post changes in the addendum section.
For new courses and course changes approved after August 1, 2022 please see the JHU Course Schedule. Effective Spring 2023, credit hours will be assigned to graduate level courses in the School of Arts and Sciences. The Spring 2023 course schedule has the most current credit hour information. The course schedule can be found here.*
This page lists any changes to the catalogue, including newly approved programs or updates to policies, made after the publication date. A description of the change, date the change was made, and a link to the updated page will be included.
Catalogue updated 10/26/2022.
Programs Approved after Publication
July 13, 2022 – added MHEC approved Data Science, PBC to Part-Time, Online Graduate Programs (Engineering for Professionals) catalogue page. Please visit the Engineering for Professionals website for program information.
July 13, 2022 – added MHEC approved Computer Science, PBC to Part-Time, Online Graduate Programs (Engineering for Professionals) catalogue page. Please visit the Engineering for Professionals website for program information.
July 26, 2022 – added MHEC approved Cybersecurity, PBC to Part-Time, Online Graduate Programs (Engineering for Professionals) catalogue page. Please visit the Engineering for Professionals website for program information.
August 2, 2022 - added MHEC approved Jewish Languages and Literatures, PhD to Jewish Studies catalogue page. Please visit the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures website for program information.
August 24, 2022 - added MHEC approved title change for Engineering Management, PBC previously titled Technical Management to Part-Time, Online Graduate Programs (Engineering for Professionals) catalogue page. Please visit the Engineering for Professionals website for program information.
January 25, 2023 - Updated the mission statement for the Peabody Institute.
January 24, 2023 - Course description page ME.250 (Medicine) was added to the navigation bar.
January 17, 2023 - Corrected Master's Recognition Ceremony date on EP Academic Calendar. The correct date is May 22, 2023.
January 13, 2023 - Added language to clarify the credits allowable during Intersession. "Students who are interested may take Intersession courses totaling up to 3 credits, but students may not register for classes that meet simultaneously or have overlapping times."
December 7, 2022 - Corrected the program tables for Five-Year BM/MA Program Requirements: Acoustics and Five-Year BM/MA Program Requirements: Recording Arts. The curriculum was inadvertently mixed up and placed under the wrong page title.
November 11, 2022 - International Recognition of Accreditation statement added to School of Advanced International Studies page and SAIS programs: European Public Policy, MA, Global Risk, MA, and International Affairs, MA.
November 1, 2022 - Update to School of Nursing Incomplete Coursework policy may be found at Incomplete Coursework.
October 14, 2022 - Modification to Spring 2023 Academic Calendar: Dates updated for Reading Days and Final Exams.
October 10, 2022 - Added footnote to Energy Minor requirements (Fundamentals Option I) that was inadvertently omitted at publication.
Energy Minor under both WSE and KSAS.
September 26, 2022-Removed DNP Advanced Practice/PhD Dual Degree Pediatric Dual Primary/Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Track Program of Study from the following page: Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP): Advanced Practice Track/Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing (PhD) Dual Degree as it was erroneously listed.
September 16, 2022 -Updated faculty listings on the School of Nursing Faculty and Leadership tab.
September 13, 2022 - Updated KSAS/WSE External Credit Policy page to include new exam score for Further Mathematics per JACAPP approval 04/19/2022. Pages updated listed here: External Credit Policies (KSAS) and External Credit Policies (WSE).
August 18, 2022 - The Film and Media, PBC offered in the Center for Advanced Media Studies was inadvertently left out of the catalogue. Please visit the Center for Advanced Media Studies website for program information.