Responsibility for the administration of the University is assigned to
the president, who is appointed by the University System of Maryland Board
of Regents. The president is assisted in the administration of the
University by academic, student services and business administrators.
Appointments to these positions, to other administrative offices and to the
faculty and staff of the University are made by the president.
The Franklin P. Perdue School of Business, the School of Education and
Professional Studies, the Charles R. and Martha N. Fulton School of Liberal
Arts and the Richard A. Henson School of Science and Technology offer the
University's curriculum. School deans, department heads and individual
faculty members report to the provost in all matters pertaining to
The Franklin P. Perdue School of Business includes the faculties
of accounting, business administration, economics and management information
The Seidel School of Education and Professional Studies includes
the faculties of education, military science, physical education and social
The Charles R. and Martha N. Fulton School of Liberal Arts
includes the faculties of art, communication arts, English, history, liberal
studies, modern languages (French, German, Spanish), music, philosophy,
political science, psychology and sociology.
The Richard A. Henson School of Science and Technology includes
the faculties of biology, chemistry, environmental health, geography and
geosciences, mathematical and computer sciences, medical technology,
nursing, physics and respiratory therapy.