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Ohio University Majors

Majors

Ohio University's nine undergraduate colleges offer more than 250 programs of study. Students may select from a wide variety of majors, minors and certificates. While most undergraduate programs at the Athens campus are designed to be completed in four years, a limited number of two-year degree programs are available as well.

Major College
Accounting College of Business
Accounting Technology Regional Higher Education
African American Studies College of Arts and Sciences
Anthropology Honors Tutorial College
Anthropology College of Arts and Sciences
Applied Communication Scripps College of Communication
Applied Management Regional Higher Education
Applied Nutrition College of Health Sciences and Professions
Applied Plant Biology College of Arts and Sciences
Art History Honors Tutorial College
Art History College of Fine Arts
Associate in Arts—Arts and Humanities Emphasis University College
Associate in Arts—Social Sciences Emphasis University College
Associate in Individualized Studies University College
Associate in Nursing College of Health Sciences and Professions
Associate in Science University College
Astrophysics Honors Tutorial College
Aviation Flight Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Aviation Flight Technology Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Aviation Management Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Baccalaureate Nursing, R.N.-to-B.S.N. (B.S.N.) College of Health Sciences and Professions
Biological Sciences Honors Tutorial College
Biological Sciences—Biological Sciences College of Arts and Sciences
Biological Sciences—Cellular and Molecular Biology College of Arts and Sciences
Biological Sciences—Environmental Biology College of Arts and Sciences
Biological Sciences—Human Biology College of Arts and Sciences
Biological Sciences—Marine, Freshwater, and Environmental Biology College of Arts and Sciences
Biological Sciences—Prephysical Therapy College of Arts and Sciences
Biological Sciences—Preprofessional Program College of Arts and Sciences
Biological Sciences—Wildlife and Conservation Biology College of Arts and Sciences
Business Administration Honors Tutorial College
Business Analytics College of Business
Business Economics College of Business
Business Management Technology Regional Higher Education
Business Prelaw College of Business
Chemical Engineering Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Chemical Engineering—Biological Track Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Chemical Engineering—Energy and Environment Track Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Chemical Engineering—Materials Track Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Chemistry College of Arts and Sciences
Chemistry Honors Tutorial College
Chemistry College of Arts and Sciences
Chemistry—Biochemistry College of Arts and Sciences
Chemistry—Environmental College of Arts and Sciences
Chemistry—Predentistry College of Arts and Sciences
Chemistry—Premedicine College of Arts and Sciences
Chemistry—Prepharmacy College of Arts and Sciences
Child and Family Studies College of Health Sciences and Professions
Child Development Patton College of Education
Civil Engineering Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Classical Civilization College of Arts and Sciences
Classical Languages College of Arts and Sciences
Classics Honors Tutorial College
Communication Sciences and Disorders Honors Tutorial College
Communication Sciences and Disorders College of Health Sciences and Professions
Communication Studies [for Regional Campus students] Scripps College of Communication
Communication Studies Honors Tutorial College
Communication Studies Scripps College of Communication
Community and Public Health College of Health Sciences and Professions
Computer Science Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Computer Science Honors Tutorial College
Computer Science Technology Regional Higher Education
Criminal Justice University College
Customer Service Leadership Patton College of Education
Dance College of Fine Arts
Dance Tutorial Honors Tutorial College
Dance—Performance and Choreography College of Fine Arts
Early Childhood Patton College of Education
Earth/Space Science Patton College of Education
Economics Honors Tutorial College
Economics College of Arts and Sciences
Economics College of Arts and Sciences
Electrical Engineering Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Electrical Engineering with Computer Engineering Track Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Electronic Media Regional Higher Education
Energy Engineering Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Engineering Physics Honors Tutorial College
Engineering Technology and Management Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Engineering Technology Regional Higher Education
English Honors Tutorial College
English—Creative Writing College of Arts and Sciences
English—Cultures, Rhetoric, & Theory College of Arts and Sciences
English—Literature & Writing College of Arts and Sciences
English—Prelaw College of Arts and Sciences
Entrepreneurship College of Business
Environmental and Plant Biology Honors Tutorial College
Environmental and Plant Biology College of Arts and Sciences
Environmental Engineering Technology Regional Higher Education
Environmental Health Science College of Health Sciences and Professions
Environmental Studies Honors Tutorial College
Equine Studies Regional Higher Education
Exercise Physiology College of Health Sciences and Professions
Exploratory (Undecided) Engineering Students Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Family and Consumer Sciences Education—Community Leadership Patton College of Education
Family and Consumer Sciences Education—Teaching Patton College of Education
Field Ecology College of Arts and Sciences
Film College of Fine Arts
Film Tutorial Honors Tutorial College
Finance College of Business
Forensic Chemistry College of Arts and Sciences
French Honors Tutorial College
French College of Arts and Sciences
French Patton College of Education
General Business College of Business
General Theater Honors Tutorial College
Geography [offered through Honors Tutorial College Honors Tutorial College
Geography College of Arts and Sciences
Geography College of Arts and Sciences
Geography—Environmental Geography College of Arts and Sciences
Geography—Environmental Prelaw College of Arts and Sciences
Geography—Geographic Information Science College of Arts and Sciences
Geography—Globalization and Development College of Arts and Sciences
Geography—Meteorology College of Arts and Sciences
Geography—Urban Planning and Sustainability College of Arts and Sciences
Geological Sciences Honors Tutorial College
Geological Sciences College of Arts and Sciences
Geological Sciences College of Arts and Sciences
Geological Sciences—Environmental Geology College of Arts and Sciences
German College of Arts and Sciences
German Patton College of Education
Global Studies—Africa Center for International Studies
Global Studies—Asia Center for International Studies
Global Studies—Europe Center for International Studies
Global Studies—Latin America Center for International Studies
Global Studies—War and Peace Center for International Studies
Health and Physical Education (B.S.H.P.E.) Patton College of Education
Health Services Administration College of Health Sciences and Professions
History Honors Tutorial College
History College of Arts and Sciences
History—Prelaw College of Arts and Sciences
Human Services Patton College of Education
Human Services Technology Regional Higher Education
Industrial and Systems Engineering (B.S.I.S.E.) Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Information and Telecommunication Systems Scripps College of Communication
Instrumental Performance College of Fine Arts
Integrated Healthcare Studies (B.S.I.H.S) College of Health Sciences and Professions
Integrated Language Arts Patton College of Education
Integrated Mathematics Patton College of Education
Integrated Science Patton College of Education
Integrated Social Studies Patton College of Education
Interior Architecture College of Fine Arts
International Business College of Business
Journalism Carr Van Anda Program Scripps College of Communication
Journalism Honors Tutorial College
Journalism News and Information Scripps College of Communication
Journalism Strategic Communication Scripps College of Communication
Law Enforcement Technology Regional Higher Education
Life Science Patton College of Education
Linguistics College of Arts and Sciences
Long-Term Health Care Administration College of Health Sciences and Professions
Management and Strategic Leadership College of Business
Management Information Systems College of Business
Marketing College of Business
Mathematics College of Arts and Sciences
Mathematics Honors Tutorial College
Mathematics College of Arts and Sciences
Mathematics—Actuarial Science College of Arts and Sciences
Mathematics—Applied College of Arts and Sciences
Mathematics—Mathematical Statistics College of Arts and Sciences
Mechanical Engineering Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Media Arts and Studies Honors Tutorial College
Media Arts and Studies Scripps College of Communication
Media Arts and Studies—Games and Animation Scripps College of Communication
Media Arts and Studies—Integrated Media Scripps College of Communication
Media Arts and Studies—Media and Social Change Scripps College of Communication
Media Arts and Studies—Music Production and Recording Industry Scripps College of Communication
Media Arts and Studies—Screenwriting and Producing Scripps College of Communication
Medical Assisting Technology Regional Higher Education
Microbiology College of Arts and Sciences
Middle Childhood Language Arts and Science Patton College of Education
Middle Childhood Language Arts and Social Studies Patton College of Education
Middle Childhood Mathematics and Science Patton College of Education
Middle Childhood Mathematics and Social Studies Patton College of Education
Middle Childhood Science and Social Studies Patton College of Education
Mild to Moderate Educational Needs Patton College of Education
Moderate to Intensive Educational Needs Patton College of Education
Music Composition College of Fine Arts
Music Education: Choral Emphasis College of Fine Arts
Music Education: Instrumental Emphasis College of Fine Arts
Music Honors Tutorial College
Music College of Fine Arts
Music Therapy College of Fine Arts
Neuroscience Honors Tutorial College
Nursing (B.S.N.) College of Health Sciences and Professions
Nutrition Science College of Health Sciences and Professions
Occupational Hygiene and Safety College of Health Sciences and Professions
Office Administration Technology Regional Higher Education
Organ College of Fine Arts
Outdoor Recreation and Education (B.S.P.R.L.S.) Patton College of Education
Philosophy Honors Tutorial College
Philosophy College of Arts and Sciences
Philosophy—Prelaw College of Arts and Sciences
Philosophy—Pretheology College of Arts and Sciences
Physical Activity and Sport Coaching Patton College of Education
Physical Science—Chemistry Patton College of Education
Physical Science—Physics and Chemistry Patton College of Education
Physical Science—Physics Patton College of Education
Physics Astrophysics College of Arts and Sciences
Physics College of Arts and Sciences
Physics Honors Tutorial College
Physics College of Arts and Sciences
Physics/Meteorology College of Arts and Sciences
Physics—Applied Physics College of Arts and Sciences
Piano College of Fine Arts
Piano Pedagogy College of Fine Arts
Playwriting College of Fine Arts
Political Science Honors Tutorial College
Political Science College of Arts and Sciences
Political Science—Prelaw College of Arts and Sciences
Production Design and Technology College of Fine Arts
Psychology College of Arts and Sciences
Psychology Prephysical Therapy College of Arts and Sciences
Recreation Management (B.S.P.R.L.S.) Patton College of Education
Restaurant, Hotel, and Tourism Patton College of Education
Retail Merchandising and Fashion Product Development Patton College of Education
Russian College of Arts and Sciences
Social Work Honors Tutorial College
Social Work (B.A.S.W.) College of Health Sciences and Professions
Social Work College of Health Sciences and Professions
Sociology Honors Tutorial College
Sociology College of Arts and Sciences
Sociology—Criminology College of Arts and Sciences
Sociology—Prelaw College of Arts and Sciences
Spanish Honors Tutorial College
Spanish College of Arts and Sciences
Spanish Patton College of Education
Specialized Studies University College
Sport and Lifestyle Studies Regional Higher Education
Sport Management College of Business
Stage Management College of Fine Arts
Studio Art Honors Tutorial College
Studio Art Honors Tutorial College
Studio Art College of Fine Arts
Studio Art College of Fine Arts
Technical and Applied Studies Regional Higher Education
Technical Operations Management Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Theater Honors Tutorial College
Theater College of Fine Arts
Theater Performance—Acting or Musical Theater Tracks College of Fine Arts
Translational Health—Applied Health Honors Tutorial College
Undecided—Arts and Sciences College of Arts and Sciences
Visual Communication—Commercial Photography Scripps College of Communication
Visual Communication—Information Graphics/Publication Design Scripps College of Communication
Visual Communication—Multimedia Scripps College of Communication
Visual Communication—Photojournalism Scripps College of Communication
Voice College of Fine Arts
Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Honors Tutorial College
Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies College of Arts and Sciences
World Religions College of Arts and Sciences
Minor College
Advertising and Public Relations Scripps College of Communication
Aerospace Studies University College
African American Studies College of Arts and Sciences
Anthropology College of Arts and Sciences
Applied Nutrition College of Health Sciences and Professions
Art History College of Fine Arts
Astronomy College of Arts and Sciences
Aviation Management Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Biological Sciences College of Arts and Sciences
Business Analytics College of Business
Business College of Business
Chemistry College of Arts and Sciences
Classical Civilization College of Arts and Sciences
Coaching Education Patton College of Education
Communication Sciences and Disorders College of Health Sciences and Professions
Communication Studies Scripps College of Communication
Community and Public Health College of Health Sciences and Professions
Computer Science Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Conducting College of Fine Arts
Customer Service Patton College of Education
Dance: History and Theory College of Fine Arts
Dance: Somatic Studies College of Fine Arts
Dance—Performance and Choreography College of Fine Arts
Economics College of Arts and Sciences
English College of Arts and Sciences
Environmental and Plant Biology College of Arts and Sciences
Environmental Health Science College of Health Sciences and Professions
Film College of Fine Arts
Finance College of Business
French College of Arts and Sciences
Geography - Globalization and Development College of Arts and Sciences
Geography - Urban Planning and Sustainability College of Arts and Sciences
Geography College of Arts and Sciences
Geography—Meteorology College of Arts and Sciences
Geological Sciences College of Arts and Sciences
German College of Arts and Sciences
Greek College of Arts and Sciences
Health Services Administration College of Health Sciences and Professions
History College of Arts and Sciences
Information and Telecommunication Systems Scripps College of Communication
Interdisciplinary Arts College of Fine Arts
Japanese College of Arts and Sciences
Jazz Studies College of Fine Arts
Journalism Scripps College of Communication
Latin College of Arts and Sciences
Linguistics College of Arts and Sciences
Marketing College of Business
Mathematics College of Arts and Sciences
Military Science University College
Music College of Fine Arts
Outdoor Recreation and Education Patton College of Education
Paleontology College of Arts and Sciences
Philosophy College of Arts and Sciences
Physics College of Arts and Sciences
Political Science College of Arts and Sciences
Psychology College of Arts and Sciences
Recreation Management Patton College of Education
Retail Merchandising and Fashion Product Development Patton College of Education
Russian College of Arts and Sciences
Screenwriting and Digital Storytelling Scripps College of Communication
Social Service College of Health Sciences and Professions
Sociology College of Arts and Sciences
Spanish College of Arts and Sciences
Sport Management College of Business
Stage Management College of Fine Arts
Studio Art College of Fine Arts
Theater College of Fine Arts
World Religions College of Arts and Sciences
Certificates College
Actor Musicianship: Music Focus College of Fine Arts
Actor Musicianship: Theater Focus College of Fine Arts
African Culture Through Music and Dance Center for International Studies
African Studies Center for International Studies
Appalachian Studies College of Health Sciences and Professions
Asian Studies Center for International Studies
Construction Management Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Consumer Research College of Business
Diabetes College of Health Sciences and Professions
Diversity Studies Patton College of Education
East Asian Studies Center for International Studies
Ecotourism Patton College of Education
Entrepreneurship College of Business
Environmental Studies George V. Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs
European Studies Center for International Studies
Experimental Study of Language College of Health Sciences and Professions
Festivals, Events, and Entertainment Management College of Business
Financial Planning College of Business
Food and Society College of Arts and Sciences
French and Francophone Studies College of Arts and Sciences
Geographic Information Science (GIS) College of Arts and Sciences
Gerontology College of Health Sciences and Professions
Global Health College of Health Sciences and Professions
Global Leadership Center for International Studies
Human Resource Management College of Business
International Business College of Business
Islamic Studies College of Arts and Sciences
Italian Studies College of Arts and Sciences
Jewish Studies College of Arts and Sciences
Latin American Studies Center for International Studies
Law, Justice & Culture College of Arts and Sciences
Lean Six Sigma Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Lean Six Sigma Methods Russ College of Engineering and Technology
LGBTQ Studies College of Arts and Sciences
Middle East and North Africa Studies College of Arts and Sciences
Museum Studies College of Fine Arts
Performing Arts Health and Wellness College of Health Sciences and Professions
Political Communication Scripps College of Communication
Project Management Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Russian Studies College of Arts and Sciences
Sales College of Business
School Nurse College of Health Sciences and Professions
Social Media Scripps College of Communication
Southeast Asian Studies Center for International Studies
Sports Nutrition College of Health Sciences and Professions
Strategic Leadership College of Business
Supply Chain Management College of Business
Technical Project Management Russ College of Engineering and Technology
Technology and Society College of Arts and Sciences
War and Peace Studies Center for International Studies
Wealth and Poverty College of Arts and Sciences
Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies College of Arts and Sciences
Workplace Health and Safety College of Health Sciences and Professions
Writing College of Arts and Sciences
Major College
Applied Communication Scripps College of Communication
Applied Management Regional Higher Education
Baccalaureate Nursing, R.N.-to-B.S.N. (B.S.N.) College of Health Sciences and Professions
Criminal Justice University College
Customer Service Leadership Patton College of Education
Human Services Patton College of Education
Integrated Healthcare Studies (B.S.I.H.S) College of Health Sciences and Professions
Psychology College of Arts and Sciences
Technical and Applied Studies Regional Higher Education
Technical Operations Management Russ College of Engineering and Technology

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