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Accounting

College: Spears School of Business

Aerospace Administration and Operations

College: Education

Major Options

  • Aerospace Logistics
  • Aerospace Security
  • Aviation Management
  • Professional Pilot
  • Technical Service Management

Aerospace Engineering

College: College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology

Agribusiness

College: College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Major Options

  • Agricultural Communications Double Major (Agribusiness)
  • Crop and Soil Sciences
  • Farm and Ranch Management
  • International
  • Pre-Law (Agribusiness)
  • Pre-Veterinary Business Management

Agricultural Communications

College: College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Major Options

  • Agribusiness Double Major
  • Animal Science Double Major

Agricultural Economics

College: College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Major Options

  • Accounting Double Major

Agricultural Education

College: College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Major Options

  • Agricultural Business and Economics
  • Agricultural Communications Double Major (Agricultural Education)
  • Animal Agriculture
  • Horticultural Sciences
  • Natural Resources
  • Multidisciplinary

Agricultural Leadership

College: College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Major Options

  • Extension Education
  • International Studies

American Studies

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Major Options

  • Pre-Law

Animal Science

College: College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Major Options

  • Agricultural Communications Double Major (Animal Science)
  • Agricultural Education Double Major
  • Animal Biotechnology
  • Business Livestock Merchandising
  • Pre-Veterinary Animal Science
  • Production
  • Ranch Operations

Applied Exercise Science

College: Education

Major Options

  • Pre-Professional
  • Strength and Conditioning

Architectural Engineering

College: College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology

Major Options

  • Construction Project Management
  • Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing
  • Structures

Architecture

College: College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology

Art

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Major Options

  • Art History
  • Graphic Design
  • Studio
  • Studio Art

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

College: College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Major Options

  • Pre-Medical or Pre-Veterinary Science

Biochemistry

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Biological Science

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Major Options

  • Environmental Biology
  • Pre-Health Care (Biological Science)
  • Secondary Teacher Certification

Biosystems Engineering

College: College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology

Major Options

  • Bioprocessing and Food Processing
  • Environmental and Natural Resources
  • Machine Systems & Agricultural Engineering
  • Pre-Medical

Career and Technical Education

College: Education

Major Options

  • Certification (Career and Technical Education)
  • Non-Certification (Career and Technical Education)

Chemical Engineering

College: College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology

Major Options

  • Biomedical/Biochemical
  • Environmental
  • Pre-Medical (Chemical Engineering)

Chemistry

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Major Options

  • ACS Approved
  • Departmental Degree
  • Pre-Health/Pre-Law (Chemistry)
  • Secondary Teacher Certification

Civil Engineering

College: College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology

Major Options

  • Environmental

Communication Sciences and Disorders

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Computer Engineering

College: College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology

Computer Science

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Construction Management Technology

College: College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology

Major Options

  • Building
  • Heavy

Design, Housing and Merchandising

College: Human Sciences

Major Options

  • Apparel Design and Production
  • Interior Design
  • Merchandising

Economics

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Major Options

  • Economics-General
  • International Economic Relations

Economics

College: Spears School of Business

Major Options

  • Business Economics and Quantitative Studies
  • Pre-Law (Economics)

Electrical Engineering Technology

College: College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology

Major Options

  • Computer

Electrical Engineering

College: College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology

Elementary Education

College: Education

English

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Major Options

  • Creative Writing
  • English
  • Professional Writing
  • Screen Studies

Entomology

College: College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Major Options

  • Bioforensics
  • Insect Biology and Ecology
  • Pre-Veterinary and Pre-Medical Sciences

Entrepreneurship

College: Spears School of Business

Environmental Science

College: College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Major Options

  • Environmental Policy
  • Natural Resources
  • Water Resources

Finance

College: Spears School of Business

Major Options

  • Commercial Bank Management
  • General (Finance)

Fire Protection and Safety Engineering Technology

College: College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology

Food Science

College: College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Major Options

  • Food Safety
  • Industry
  • Meat Science
  • Science (Food Science)

French

College: College of Arts and Sciences

General Business

College: Spears School of Business

Major Options

  • Pre-Law (General Business)

Geography

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Geology

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Major Options

  • Secondary Teacher Certification

Geospatial Information Science

College: College of Arts and Sciences

German

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Health Education and Promotion

College: Education

Major Options

  • Public Health
  • Exercise and Health

History

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Major Options

  • Pre-Law

Horticulture

College: College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Major Options

  • Horticultural Business
  • Horticultural Science
  • Public Horticulture
  • Turf Management

Hotel and Restaurant Administration

College: Human Sciences

Human Development and Family Science

College: Human Sciences

Major Options

  • Child and Family Services
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Family and Consumer Sciences Education

Industrial Engineering and Management

College: College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology

International Business

College: Spears School of Business

Landscape Architecture

College: College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Landscape Management

College: College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Liberal Studies

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Management Information Systems

College: Spears School of Business

Major Options

  • Information Assurance
  • Data Science

Management

College: Spears School of Business

Major Options

  • Business Sustainability
  • Human Resource Management
  • Non-Profit Management
  • Sports Management

Marketing

College: Spears School of Business

Mathematics

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Major Options

  • Actuarial and Financial Mathematics
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Secondary Teacher Certification

Mechanical Engineering Technology

College: College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology

Mechanical Engineering

College: College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology

Major Options

  • Pre-Medical (Mechanical Engineering)

Microbiology, Cell and Molecular Biology

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Multimedia Journalism

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Music Education

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Major Options

  • Instrumental/Vocal Certification

Music

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Major Options

  • Elective Studies in Business
  • Music Education, Instrumental/Vocal Certification
  • Performance

Natural Resource Ecology and Management

College: College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Major Options

  • Fisheries and Aquatic Ecology
  • Forest Ecology and Management
  • Rangeland Ecology and Management
  • Wildlife Biology and Pre-Veterinary Science
  • Wildlife Ecology and Management

Nutritional Sciences

College: Human Sciences

Major Options

  • Allied Health
  • Community Nutrition
  • Dietetics
  • Human Nutrition/Pre-Medical Sciences

Philosophy

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Physical Education

College: Education

Major Options

  • Teacher Education

Physics

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Major Options

  • Applied Physics
  • Physics-General
  • Secondary Teacher Certification

Physiology

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Major Options

  • Pre-Medical Sciences (Physiology)

Plant and Soil Sciences

College: College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Major Options

  • Agronomic Business
  • Crop Production and Management
  • Plant Biotechnology and Improvement
  • Soil and Water Resources

Plant Biology

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Major Options

  • Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics
  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Political Science

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Psychology

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Recreation Management and Recreational Therapy

College: Education

Major Options

  • Recreation Management
  • Recreational Therapy

Secondary Education

College: Education

Major Options

  • English
  • Foreign Language
  • Social Studies

Sociology

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Major Options

  • Anthropology
  • Applied Sociology

Spanish

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Sports Media

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Statistics

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Strategic Communication

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Theatre

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Zoology

College: College of Arts and Sciences

Major Options

  • Ecology and Conservation Biology
  • Pre-Medical Sciences (Zoology)
  • Pre-Veterinary Science (Zoology)