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Majors by College

With degree programs across six colleges, there is something unique for everyone.  Explore any interest you may have by adding one or more of our minors and certificate programs or learn about one of our pre-professional programs.

Need some time or help in deciding which program is best for you? Discover our pre-major advising center or view our academic advising site to contact an advisor in your area of interest.

Note: bulleted items list concentrations, emphases, options and licensure.

Majors by College (view majors listed alphabetically)

College of Business and Economics

Accounting
Economics

  • Basic (concentration)
  • International (concentration)

Finance
Management

  • Entrepreneurship (concentration)

Marketing

College of Education and Human Development

Athletic Training

  • Health and Physical Education (licensure)

Exercise, Sport and Health Education

  • Exercise and Sport Science (concentration)
  • Health Education and Health Promotion (concentration)
  • Physical and Health Education Teaching (concentration)
  • Sport and Wellness Leadership (concentration)
  • Sport Administration (concentration)

Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Early Childhood/Early Childhood Special Education with fifth year M.S. and licensure
  • Elementary Education (licensure)
  • Middle Education (licensure)
  • Special Education: Deaf and Hard of Hearing with licensure in Hearing Impairment (licensure)
  • Special Education: General Curriculum with 5th year M.S. and licensure in ED, LD and MR
  • Special Education (concentration)

Nutrition and Dietetics
Recreation, Parks and Tourism

  • Outdoor Recreation and Leadership (concentration)
  • Recreation Therapy (concentration)
  • Tourism and Special Events (concentration)

Waldron College of Health and Human Services

Communication Sciences and Disorders
Nursing
Social Work

College of Humanities and Behavioral Sciences

Communication

  • Communication Studies (concentration)
  • Public Relations (concentration)

Criminal Justice
English

  • Creative Writing (concentration)
  • English Education (teaching licensure)
  • Technical Business Writing (concentration)

Foreign Languages and Literatures
History

  • Teaching Licensure

Interdisciplinary Studies, Liberal Arts

Media Studies

  • Advertising (concentration)
  • Journalism (concentration)
  • Production Technology (concentration)

Philosophy and Religious Studies

  • Philosophy (concentration)
  • Religious Studies (concentration)

Political Science

  • Political Science (concentration)
  • Public Administration and Public Service (concentration)

Psychology
Social Science

  • Teaching Licensure (concentration)

Sociology

College of Science and Technology

Anthropological Science

  • General Anthropology (concentration)
  • Forensic Anthropology (concentration)

Biology

  • Environmental Biology (concentration)
  • General Biology (concentration)
  • Medical Technology (concentration)
  • Molecular Biology (concentration)
  • Pre-Health (concentration)
  • Teaching Licensure

Chemistry

  • Biochemistry (concentration)
  • Forensics (concentration)
  • Pre-Health Professional (concentration)
  • Professional Chemist (concentration)
  • Teaching Licensure

Chemistry Collaborative Programs in Engineering
Computer Science and Technology

  • Computer Science (concentration)
  • Database (concentration)
  • Software Engineering (concentration)
  • Networks (concentration)

Geology

  • Earth Sciences (concentration, teaching licensure)
  • Engineering and Environmental Geosciences (concentration)
  • General Geology (concentration)

Geospatial Science

  • Environmental (concentration)
  • Geoinformatics (concentration)

Information Science and Systems

  • Information Systems (concentration)
  • Web Development (concentration)

Mathematics and Statistics

  • Applied Mathematics (concentration)
  • Statistics (concentration)
  • Secondary Education (teaching licensure)

Mathematics and Statistics Collaborative Program in Engineering
Physics

  • Earth and Space Science (concentration)
  • Physics Education (concentration)
  • Teaching Licensure

Physics and Engineering Collaborative Program

College of Visual and Performing Arts

Art

  • Art Education (licensure)
  • Art History and Museum Studies (concentration)
  • Graphic Design (concentration)
  • Studio Art (concentration)
    • Painting (emphasis)
    • Ceramics (emphasis)
    • Jewelry/metalsmithing (emphasis)Photography (emphasis)
    • Watercolor (emphasis)

Dance

  • Classical (emphasis)
  • Contemporary (emphasis)
  • Choreography (emphasis)
  • Teaching Licensure

Design

  • Design Culture (concentration)
  • Design Management (concentration)
  • Fashion Design (concentration)
  • Interior Design (concentration)
  • Merchandising for Design (concentration)

Music

  • Music Business (concentration)
  • Music Education (concentration)
    • Vocal/Choral (option)
    • Instrumental (option)
  • Music Therapy (concentration)

Theatre and Cinema

  • Cinema (emphasis)
  • Design and Technical Theatre (emphasis)
  • Performance (emphasis)
  • Theatre History and Literature (emphasis)