List of Abbreviations

The following guide contains the abbreviations used in course listings in Yale College. It also includes some other abbreviations used on this Web site.

ACCT Accounting
AFAM African American Studies
AFST African Studies
AKKD Akkadian
AMST American Studies
AMTH Applied Mathematics
ANTH Anthropology
AP Advanced Placement
APHY Applied Physics
ARBC Arabic
ARCG Archaeological Studies
ARCH Architecture
ART Art
ASTR Astronomy
BENG Biomedical Engineering
BIOL Biology
BNGL Bengali
BRST British Studies
CENG Chemical Engineering
CGSC Cognitive Science
CHEM Chemistry
CHLD Child Study Center
CHNS Chinese
CLCV Classical Civilization
CLSS Classics
CPAR Computing and the Arts
CPSC Computer Science
CZEC Czech
DEVN DeVane Lecture Course
DRST Directed Studies (courses)
DS Directed Studies (program)
DUS Director of undergraduate studies
DUTC Dutch
EALL East Asian Languages and Literatures
EAST East Asian Studies
ECON Economics
EDST Education Studies
E&EB Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (courses)
EEB Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (program)
EENG Electrical Engineering
EGYP Egyptian
ENAS Engineering and Applied Science (courses)
ENGL English Language and Literature
ENVE Environmental Engineering
EP&E Ethics, Politics, and Economics
ER&M Ethnicity, Race, and Migration
EVST Environmental Studies
F&ES Forestry & Environmental Studies
FILM Film and Media Studies
FREN French
G&G Geology and Geophysics
GLBL Global Affairs
GMAN Germanic Studies
GREK Ancient Greek
HEBR Hebrew
HIST History
HLTH Global Health Studies
HMRT Human Rights
HNDI Hindi
HSAR History of Art
HSHM History of Science, Medicine, and Public Health
HUMS Humanities
INDN Indonesian
ITAL Italian
JAPN Japanese
JDST Judaic Studies
KREN Korean
LAST Latin American Studies
LATN Latin
LING Linguistics
LITR Literature
MATH Mathematics
MB&B Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
MCDB Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology
MENG Mechanical Engineering
MGRK Modern Greek
MMES Modern Middle East Studies
MUSI Music
NAVY Naval Science
NELC Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations
PERS Persian
PHIL Philosophy
PHYS Physics
PLSC Political Science
PLSH Polish
PORT Portuguese
PSYC Psychology
RLST Religious Studies
ROMN Romanian
RSEE Russian and East European Studies
RUSS Russian
SAST South Asian Studies
SCIE Science
SKRT Sanskrit
SLAV Slavic Languages and Literatures
SOCY Sociology
SPAN Spanish
SPEC Special Divisional Major
STAT Statistics
STCY Study of the City
SWAH Kiswahili
TAML Tamil
THST Theater Studies
TKSH Turkish
USAF Aerospace Studies
VIET Vietnamese
WGSS Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
YCPS Yale College Programs of Study
YORU Yoruba
ZULU isiZulu