Undergraduate Catalog Addendum/Errata


2020-2021 UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES CATALOG

Effective 1 June 2020 through 31 May 2021

Please see the Temporary Adjustments to Policy on Grading for Undergraduate Courses for Spring 2020

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Below are listed additions and corrections to the 2020-21 Undergraduate Studies Catalog since its publication on 01 June 2020. All corrections listed below have been made in the main online catalog sections to which they apply and will appear in the print version of those individual pages. They do not appear, however, in the PDF version of the full catalog.

This page was last updated on 03 July 2020.

Changes by Department/Program

  • College of Arts & Sciences - Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Studies 
  • Faculty - United States - College of Arts & Sciences - History, Politics, International Relations and Religious Studies
  • Faculty - United States - College of Arts & Sciences - Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Studies
  • Key Dates from the Academic Calendar
  • Locations Offering Undergraduate Programs - International Campuses - Uzbekistan - Webster University Tashkent
  • Locations Offering Undergraduate Programs - United States Campuses - South Carolina
  • Locations Offering Undergraduate Programs - United States Campuses - South Carolina - Charleston Metropolitan
  • Locations Offering Undergraduate Programs - United States Campuses - South Carolina - Columbia Metropolitan
  • Locations Offering Undergraduate Programs - United States Campuses - South Carolina - Greenville Metropolitan
  • Locations Offering Undergraduate Programs - United States Campuses - South Carolina - Myrtle Beach Metropolitan
  • Political Science (BA)
  • Political Science (BA) with an Emphasis in Public Law

Changes by Date

05 June 2020 

Key Dates from the Academic Calendar

The Fall 2020 calendar for U.S. Campuses should read:

  • Aug. 24: Fall Semester classes start
  • Aug. 24: Fall 1 classes start
  • Sep. 7: Labor Day Holiday*
  • Oct. 16: Fall 1 classes end
  • Oct. 19: Fall 2 classes start
  • Nov. 26-27: Thanksgiving Break*
  • Dec. 11: Fall 2 classes end
  • Dec. 11: Fall Semester classes end
  • Dec. 19: Fall Graduation Date

12 June 2020 

Key Dates from the Academic Calendar

The Fall 2020 - Fall Semester calendar for International Campuses should read:

  • Athens: August 24 - December 18
  • Geneva: August 24 - December 11
  • Ghana: August 24 - December 11
  • Leiden: August 24 - December 11
  • Thailand: August 24 - December 18
  • Uzbekistan: August 24 - December 11
  • Vienna: August 24 - December 18

The Fall 2020 - Fall 2 Session calendar for International Campuses should read:

  • Athens: October 26 - December 18
  • Geneva: October 19 - December 11
  • Ghana: October 19 - December 11
  • Leiden: October 19 - December 11
  • Thailand: October 26 - December 18
  • Uzbekistan: October 19 - December 11
  • Vienna: October 26 - December 18

Political Science (BA)

The Curriculum - Distribution Requirements - U.S. Politics courses for the Political Science (BA) should read:  

U.S. Politics
3 hours from the following:

  • POLT 2050 Contemporary American Politics (3 hours)
  • POLT 2060 Politics and Gender (3 hours)
  • POLT 2070 Politics of Race and Ethnicity (3 hours)
  • POLT 3310 Conduct of Foreign Policy (3 hours)
  • POLT 3320 American National Institutions (3 hours)
  • POLT 4300 Advanced Studies in American Politics (3-4 hours)

Political Science (BA) with an Emphasis in Public Law

The Curriculum - Distribution Requirements - U.S. Politics courses for the Political Science (BA) with an Emphasis in Public Law should read:  

U.S. Politics
3 hours from the following:

  • POLT 2050 Contemporary American Politics (3 hours)
  • POLT 2060 Politics and Gender (3 hours)
  • POLT 2070 Politics of Race and Ethnicity (3 hours)
  • POLT 3310 Conduct of Foreign Policy (3 hours)
  • POLT 3320 American National Institutions (3 hours)
  • POLT 4300 Advanced Studies in American Politics (3-4 hours)

19 June 2020 

College of Arts & Sciences - Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Studies

The list of Fellows should read:

  • Pinar Alakoc, History, Politics, International Relations and Religious Studies
  • Bill Barrett, Electronic and Photographic Media
  • Elsa Fan, Global Languages, Cultures and Societies
  • Oresté Foppiani, International Relations (Geneva)
  • Dana Hill, International Human Rights
  • Michael Hulsizer, Psychology
  • Danielle MacCartney, Law, Crime and Social Justice
  • Andrea Miller, Global Languages, Cultures and Societies
  • Paul Moriarty, Philosophy
  • Chris Parr, History, Politics, International Relations and Religious Studies
  • Kate Parsons, Philosophy
  • Kelly-Kate Pease, History, Politics, International Relations and Religious Studies
  • Robin Ramcharan, International Relations (Thailand)
  • Warren Rosenblum, History, Politics, International Relations and Religious Studies
  • Sheetal Shah, Behavior/Social Science (Leiden)
  • Deborah Stiles, Educational Psychology
  • Dongling Zhang, Global Languages, Cultures and Societies 

Faculty - United States - College of Arts & Sciences - History, Politics, International Relations and Religious Studies

The faculty record for Lindsey N. Kingston under Departmental Faculty should read:

  • Lindsey N. Kingston, director of human rights, associate professor; BS, Boston University, 2002; MA, American University, 2006; MA, Syracuse University, 2009; PhD, Syracuse University, 2010

Faculty - United States - College of Arts & Sciences - Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Studies

The faculty list for the Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Studies should read:

  • Lindsey N. Kingston, director of human rights, associate professor; BS, Boston University, 2002; MA, American University, 2006; MA, Syracuse University, 2009; PhD, Syracuse University, 2010

03 July 2020 

Locations Offering Undergraduate Programs - International Campuses - Uzbekistan - Webster University Tashkent

The list of programs offered at the Webster University Tashkent, Uzbekistan campus should read:

  • Business Administration (BS)
  • Economics (BA)
  • International Relations (BA)
  • Media Studies (BA)

Locations Offering Undergraduate Programs - United States Campuses - South Carolina

The opening statement for South Carolina should read:

Webster University provides undergraduate level students at its four locations in the State of South Carolina. All locations have dedicated classrooms, computer labs, student learning spaces and administrative offices. The locations are overseen by directors who can provide detailed campus information at the local level. Webster University does not provide student housing in the State of South Carolina, nor does it find or assist a student in finding housing.

Locations Offering Undergraduate Programs - United States Campuses - South Carolina - Charleston Metropolitan

The list of programs offered at the Charleston Metropolitan, South Carolina campus should read:

(degree completion only)

  • Business Administration (BS)
  • Management (BA)
  • Psychology (BA)

Locations Offering Undergraduate Programs - United States Campuses - South Carolina - Columbia Metropolitan

The list of programs offered at the Columbia Metropolitan, South Carolina campus should read:

(degree completion only)

  • Business Administration (BS)
  • Management (BA)
  • Psychology (BA)

Locations Offering Undergraduate Programs - United States Campuses - South Carolina - Greenville Metropolitan

The list of programs offered at the Greenville Metropolitan, South Carolina campus should read:

(degree completion only)

  • Business Administration (BS)
  • Management (BA)
  • Psychology (BA)

Locations Offering Undergraduate Programs - United States Campuses - South Carolina - Myrtle Beach Metropolitan

Myrtle Beach Metropolitan has been added as a United States campus location. Campus information is as follows:

Myrtle Beach Metropolitan
4589 Oleander Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-5706
Ph: (843) 497-3677
Fax: (843) 497-9268
myrtlebeach@webster.edu

Programs offered:
(degree completion only)

  • Business Administration (BS)
  • Management (BA)
  • Psychology (BA)