Majors and Degrees
The undergraduate degrees offered in the College of Arts and Sciences are: bachelor of arts, bachelor of fine arts, bachelor of music, bachelor of music education, and bachelor of science. In addition, the associate of arts and the associate of science degrees with unspecified majors are offered for military personnel only through the Division of Continuing Education.
Below in the left column are majors, options, advising programs, and degrees offered. In the right column are names of the departments under which the major programs are offered. The specific requirements for a degree in the various curricula may be found in the department listings later in the College of Arts and Sciences catalog section.
Programs Departmental office
Anthropology, B.A. or B.S. Sociology, Anthropology,
Applied anthropology and Social Work
Art, B.A. or B.F.A. Art
Art history, B.A.
Metalsmithing and jewelry
Biochemistry, B.A. or B.S. Biochemistry
Biology, B.A. or B.S. Biology
Chemical science, B.A. or Chemistry
Chemistry, B.A. or B.S. Chemistry
Clinical laboratory science Dean's office
(medical technology), B.A or B.S.
Economics, B.A. or B.S. Economics
English, B.A English
Fisheries and wildlife biology, Biology
B.A. or B.S.
Geography, B.A. or B.S. Geography
Geology, B.A. or B.S. Geology
History, B.A. or B.S. History
Kinesiology, B.A. or B.S. Kinesiology
Nutrition and exercise science (dual degree with Human Ecology)
Interdisciplinary Dean's office
Life science, B.A. or B.S.
Physical science, B.A. or B.S.
Social science, B.A. or B.S.
Mass communications, Journalism and Mass
B.A. or B.S. Communications
Mathematics, B.A. or B.S. Mathematics
(see Clinical laboratory science)
Microbiology, B.A. or B.S. Biology
Modern languages, B.A. Modern languages
Music, B.A. or B.M. Music
Music education, B.M.E. Music
Interdisciplinary, B.A. or B.S.
Pre-business, B.A. or B.S.
Pre-law, B.A. or B.S.
Physics, B.A. or B.S. Physics
General, B.S. only
Political science, B.A. or B.S. Political science
Pe-health advising programs
Pre-dentistry Dean's office Pre-health information Dean's office
Pre-law Dean's office
Pre-medicine Dean's office
Pre-nursing Dean's office
Pre-occupational therapy Dean's office
Pre-optometry Dean's office
Pre-pharmacy Dean's office
Pre-physical therapy Dean's office
Pre-respiratory care Dean's office
Pre-veterinary medicine* Dean's office
Psychology, B.A. or B.S. Psychology
Social work, B.A. or B.S. Sociology, Anthropology,
and Social Work
Sociology, B.A. or B.S. Sociology, Anthropology,
General and Social Work
Speech, B.A. or B.S. Speech, Communication,
General Theatre, and Dance
Statistics, B.A. or B.S. Statistics
Theatre, B.A. or B.S. Speech, Communication
Dance Theatre, and Dance
Women's studies, Women's Studies
B.A. or B.S.
*Students who complete pre-veterinary medicine requirements in the College of Arts and Sciences will be eligible for the bachelor of science degree from the College of Arts and Sciences upon completion of the second professional year in the College of Veterinary Medicine.
Secondary majors are majors that can be taken only in addition to the primary majors listed above. The secondary majors in the college are: American ethnic studies, international studies, Latin American studies, natural resources and environmental sciences.
Contact the appropriate department on these minors: American ethnic studies, anthropology, biology, chemistry, dance, economics, English, French, geography, geology, German, history, Japanese, military leadership, music, philosophy, physics, political science, rhetoric/communication, Russian, Spanish, statistics, theatre, and women's studies.