Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) Codes

CIP codes are:

  • Used to identify degree and certificate programs, courses, and declared majors.
  • Established nationally. more
  • Assigned by BYU to each of its majors and minors. more
  • Used by the government to describe your program on your I-20s.
  • Used to determine if you are eligible for extensions to your Optional Practical Training (OPT). more