Academics
Majors & Minors



Majors & Minors
Length of Program (Credit Hours)



College of Arts and Sciences





B.A./Communication
Communication
121-124

-Communication

-Speech Pathology and Audiology

-Theatre

Theatre Minor



B.A./English
English
123

Creative Writing Minor

English Language and Literature Minor

Philosophy Minor

Writing and Editing Minor



B.A./Art
Art 121

-Graphic Design

-Studio Art

-Visual Art

-Photography

Art History Minor

Ceramics Minor

Graphic Design Minor (majors, non-majors)

Music Minor

Painting Minor (majors, non-majors)

Photography Minor

Printmaking Minor (majors, non-majors)

Sculpture Minor (majors, non-majors)



B.A./History History
121

History Minor

Medieval Studies Minor



B.A./World Languages and Culture World Languages and Cultures
123

-Francophone Studies

-German Studies

-Chinese and East Asian Studies

-Hispanic Studies

-International Trade

French Minor

International Studies Minor



B.A./Spanish (shared with Auburn) Spanish
123

Spanish Minor



Bachelor of Liberal Arts (B.L.A.) Liberal Arts
126

-Liberal Arts

-Religious Studies

Gender Studies Minor (Interdisciplinary)

Ethnic Studies Minor (Interdisciplinary)



B.S./Biology Biology 120

-Biology Health Sciences

-General Biology

-Molecular Biology

-Public Health Microbiology

Biology Minor



B.S./Chemistry Chemistry
120

-Chemistry

-General Physical Science

-Health Sciences



B.S./Computer Science Computer Science
120

Computer Science Minor



B.S./Environmental Science Environmental Science
120



B.S./Mathematics Mathematics 120

-Traditional Mathematics

-Mathematics Education

-Mathematical Economics

-Pre-Engineering



B.S./Psychology Psychology
120

Psychology Minor






Pre-Professional Programs
Secondary Curriculum

Pre-Dentistry

Pre-Engineering

Pre-Medical

Pre-Optometry

Pre-Pharmacy

Pre-Physical Therapy

Pre-Veterinary



Master of Liberal Arts (M.L.A.) Liberal Arts
30



Master of Teaching of Writing (M.T.W.) Teaching of Writing
30



Master of Science/Cybersystems & Information Security
Cybersystems & Information Security
30
Master of Science/ Psychology Psychology 45






College of Business




B.S.B.A. Accounting
123

Accounting Minor (for Business Majors)

Accounting Minor (for Non-Business Majors)




Finance
123

Finance Minor (for Business Majors)

Finance Minor (for Non-Business Majors)




General Business
123




Human Resource Management 123

HR Minor (for Business Majors)

HR Minor (for Non-Business Majors)




Information Systems
123

-Infrastructure Option

-Applications Option

IS Minor (for Business Majors)

IS Minor (for Non-Business Majors)




Management
123

Management Minor (for Business Majors)

Management Minor (forNon- Business Majors)




Marketing
123

-Hospitality and Tourism

Marketing Minor (for Business Majors)

Marketing Minor (for Non-Business Majors)



Master of Accountancy Accounting
30
(M. Acc.)




Master of Business Administration Business Administration 30-46.5
(M.B.A)




Master of Business Administration Executive Business Administration 30
(Exedcutive M.B.A)




Master of Science in Information Systems Management Information System Management
30
(M.S.I.S.M)




College of Education




B.S./Education Elementary Education
(Class B certification) -Childhood Education (P-6) 131

(Elementary Education & Early Childhood Education)





Secondary Education (6-12)


-Art (P-12) 146

-Biology 156

-English Language Arts 129

-History 135

-History/Social Sciences 138

-Mathematics 131

-General Science 148




Special Education


-Early Childhood Special Education 128-130

-Collaborative Teacher (K-6) and Elementary Education (Dual)
134-136

-Collaborative Teacher (6-12) 125-127




Kinesiology


-Physical Education (P-12) 139

-Exercise Science (non certification) 136

-Sport Leadership (non certification) 129

-Sport Management (non certification) 128-129






Traditional Master of Education Master of Education (Traditional)
(M.Ed.) - Class A Certification


Educational Leadership and Administration
- Instructional Leadership
32
33




Instructional Technology
- Instructional Technology/Non-certification
33




Counselor Education
30

-Clinical Mental Health Counseling/Non-certification


-School Counseling




Elementary Education (K-6)

-Early Childhood Education (P-3) 33-36

-Elementary Education (K-6) 33-36

-Reading Specialist 33-36




Kinesiology


-Physical Education (P-12) 32

-Exercise Science/Non-certification 36-37

-Sport Management/Non-certification
-Sport Management/Certification
33
33-36




Secondary Education (6-12)


-Art (P-12) 36-39

-Biology 36-39

-English Language Arts 36-39

-General Science 36-39

-History 36-39

-Mathematics 36-39

-Social Science 36-39






Alternative Master of Education Master of Education (Alternative)
(M.Ed.) - Class A Certification


Elementary Education (K-6)

-Childhood Education 51




Secondary Education (6-12)


-Art (P-12) 40-43

-Biology 40-43

-English Language Arts 40-43

-General Science 40-43

-History 40-43

-Mathematics 40-43

-Social Science 40-43




Kinesiology


-Physical Education (P-12) 46



Education Specialist Ed.S. Education Specialist
(Class AA Certification)


Counseling


-Clinical Mental Health Counseling
33

-School Counseling 33-36




Instructional Technology
30




Educational Leadership and Administration

-Instructional Leadership 30-33




Elementary Education


-Childhood Education 30 - 36

-Elementary Education (K-6) 30 - 36

-Collaborative Teacher (K-6) 33-36




Special Education


-Collaborative Teacher (K-6) 33-36

-Collaborative Teacher (6-12) 33-36



College of Nursing and Health Sciences




B.S./Medical Laboratory Science Medical Laboratory Science
141



Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.) Nursing
121



Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) Nursing
45
(Joint with Auburn) -Nurse Educator

-Primary Care Nurse

-Practitioner



College of Public Policy and Justice




B.A./Sociology Sociology 123

-Anthropology

-Geography

-Marriage and Family

-Pre-Social Work

Sociology Minor

Anthropology Minor

Geography Minor

Child Advocacy Studies Minor



B.S./Economics Economics
120

-Traditional Economics

-Political Economy

-Global Economics

Economics Minor (Business and non-Business majors)



B.S./Criminal Justice Studies Criminal Justice Studies

(Justice and Public Safety) -Legal Studies

Legal Studies Minor

Corrections Minor

Juvenile Justice Minor

Law Enforcement Minor

Security Administration Minor



B.S./Geographic Information Systems Geographic Information Systems
123

GIS Minor



B.S./Organizational Leadership Organizational Leadership 120

Organizational Leadership Minor



B.S./Political Science Political Science
122

Political Science Minor



Master of Science in Justice and Public Safety (M.S.J.P.S.) Criminal Justice Studies
30-36

-Homeland Security

-Criminal Justice

-Legal Studies



M.S./ Geographic Information Systems Geographic Information Systems
30-36



M.S./ Homeland Security and Emergency Management Homeland Security and Emergency Management
33



M.S./Political Science Political Science
33



Masters of International Relations (M.I.R.) International Relations 30



Masters of Public Administration (M.P.A.) Public Administration
36



Doctorate of Public Administration and Public Policy (Ph.D) Public Administration and Public Policy
49 (*)
(Joint with Auburn)


* - includes dissertation hours