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Accounting*—BS School of Accountancy Marriott School of Management
Acting*—BFA Theatre and Media Arts Fine Arts and Communications
Actuarial Science—BS Statistics Physical and Mathematical Sciences
American Studies—BA American Studies Program Humanities
Ancient Near Eastern Studies—BA International and Area Studies David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies
Animation*—BFA Visual Arts
Theatre and Media Arts
Computer Science
Fine Arts and Communications;
College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Anthropology—BA Anthropology Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Emphases:
Archaeology
Sociocultural
Anthropology (sociocultural double major)—BA Anthropology Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Arabic Language (2nd major program)—BA Asian and Near Eastern Languages Humanities
Art Education (K–12)*—BA Visual Arts Fine Arts and Communications
Art History and Curatorial Studies—BA Visual Arts Fine Arts and Communications
Asian Studies—BA International and Area Studies David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies
Emphases:
China Studies
Japan Studies
Korea Studies
Athletic Training—BS Exercise Sciences Life Sciences
    
Biochemistry—BS Chemistry and Biochemistry Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Bioinformatics—BS Biology Life Sciences
Biological Science Education—BS Biology Life Sciences
Biology—BS Biology Life Sciences
Biophysics—BS Physiology and Developmental Biology Life Sciences
 
Chemical Engineering—BS Chemical Engineering Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology
Chemistry—BA Chemistry and Biochemistry Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Chemistry—BS Chemistry and Biochemistry Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Chemistry Education—BS Chemistry and Biochemistry Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Chinese—BA Asian and Near Eastern Languages Humanities
Civil Engineering—BS Civil and Environmental Engineering Ira A Fulton College of Engineering and Technology
Classical Studies—BA Humanities, Classics, and Comparative Literature Humanities
Emphases:
Classical Civilization
Classics
Greek
Latin
Commercial Music*—BM School of Music Fine Arts and Communications
Communication Disorders*—BS Communication Disorders David O. McKay School of Education
Communications*—BA Communications Fine Arts and Communications
Emphases:
Advertising*
Journalism*
Public Relations*
Comparative Literature—BA Humanities, Classics, and Comparative Literature Humanities
Computer Engineering—BS Electrical and Computer Engineering Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology
Computer Science—BS Computer Science Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Optional emphases:
Animation*
Bioinformatics
Conservation Biology—BS Biology Life Sciences
Construction Management*—BS School of Technology Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology
 
Dance*—BA Dance Fine Arts and Communications
Dance Education*—BA Dance Fine Arts and Communications
Dietetics*—BS Nutrition, Dietetics, and Food Science Life Sciences
 
Early Childhood Education—BS Teacher Education David O.McKay School of Education
Earth and Space Science Education—BS Geological Sciences Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Economics—BA Economics Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Economics—BS Economics Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Electrical Engineering—BS Electrical and Computer Engineering Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology
Elementary Education—BS Teacher Education David O. McKay School of Education
English—BA English Humanities
English Language—BA Linguistics and English Language Humanities
English Teaching*—BA English Humanities
Environmental Science—BS Plant and Wildlife Sciences Life Sciences
European Studies—BA International and Area Studies David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies
Exercise and Wellness—BS Exercise Sciences Life Sciences
Exercise Science—BS Exercise Sciences Life Sciences
 
Facility and Property Management*—BS School of Technology Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology
Family and Consumer Sciences Education—BS School of Family Life Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Family History–Genealogy—BA History Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Family Life—BS School of Family Life Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Emphases:
Family Studies
Human Development
Finance*—BS Finance Marriott School of Management
Food Science—BS Nutrition, Dietetics, and Food Science Life Sciences
French— BA French and Italian Humanities
French Studies (secondary major program)—BA French and Italian Humanities
French Teaching—BA French and Italian Humanities
 
General Studies*—BGS Bachelor of General Studies Division of Continuing Education
Emphases:
American Studies*
English*
Family Life*
History*
Management*
Psychology*
Genetics and Biotechnology—BS Plant and Wildlife Sciences Life Sciences
Geography—BS Geography Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Emphases:
Environmental Studies
Geographic Information Systems
Geospatial Intelligence
Global Studies
Tourism Studies
Urban & Regional Planning
Geology—BS Geological Sciences Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Optional emphasis:
Environmental Geology
German—BA Germanic and Slavic Languages Humanities
Emphases:
Linguistics
Literature
German Studies (secondary major program)—BA Germanic and Slavic Languages Humanities
German Teaching—BA Germanic and Slavic Languages Humanities
Graphic Design*—BFA Visual Arts Fine Arts and Communications
 
History—BA History Family, Home, and Social Sciences
History Teaching—BA History Family, Home, and Social Sciences
 
Illustration*—BFA Visual Arts Fine Arts and Communications
Industrial Design*—BFA School of Technology Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology
Information Systems*—BS Information Systems Marriott School of Management
Information Technology—BS School of Technology Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology
Interdisciplinary Humanities—BA Humanities, Classics, and Comparative Literature Humanities
International Relations—BA International and Area Studies David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies
Italian—BA French and Italian Humanities
Italian Studies (secondary major program)—BA French and Italian Humanities
 
Japanese—BA Asian and Near Eastern Languages Humanities
 
Korean—BA Asian and Near Eastern Languages Humanities
 
Landscape Management—BS Plant and Wildlife Sciences Life Sciences
Latin American Studies—BA International and Area Studies David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies
Latin Teaching—BA Humanities, Classics, and Comparative Literature Humanities
Linguistics—BA Linguistics and English Language Humanities
 
Management*—BS Marriott School of Management Marriott School of Management
Emphases:
General Business*
Entrepreneurship*
Global Supply Chain Management*
Marketing Management*
Orgnztnl Behavior/HR Mgt*
Strategy*
Manufacturing Engineering Technology—BS School of Technology Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology
Mathematics—BS Mathematics Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Emphasis:
Applied and Computational Mathematics
Mathematics Education—BS Mathematics Education Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Mechanical Engineering*—BS Mechanical Engineering Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology
Media Arts Studies*—BA Theatre and Media Arts Fine Arts and Communications
Medical Laboratory Science*—BS Microbiology and Molecular Biology Life Sciences
Microbiology—BS Microbiology and Molecular Biology Life Sciences
Middle East Studies/Arabic—BA International and Area Studies  
Molecular Biology—BS Microbiology and Molecular Biology Life Sciences
Music*—BA School of Music Fine Arts and Communications
Music Composition*—BM School of Music Fine Arts and Communications
Music Dance Theatre*—BFA Music Dance Theatre Program Fine Arts and Communications
Music Education*—BM School of Music Fine Arts and Communications
Emphases:
K–12 Choral*
K–12 Instrumental*
Elementary Music Specialist*
Music Performance*—BM School of Music Fine Arts and Communications
Emphases:
Brass*
Combined Piano and Organ*
Organ*
Percussion*
Piano*
String*
Vocal*
Woodwind*
 
Neuroscience—BS Neuroscience Center Life Sciences; Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Nursing*—BS Nursing Nursing
Nutritional Science—BS Nutrition, Dietetics, and Food Science Life Sciences
 
Philosophy—BA Philosophy Humanities
Photography*—BFA Visual Arts Fine Arts and Communications
Physical Education Teaching/Coaching (K–12)—BS Teacher Education David O. McKay School of Education
Physical Science, Teaching—BS Physical Science Program Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Physics—BS Physics and Astronomy Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Physics, Applied—BS Physics and Astronomy Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Physics-Astronomy—BS Physics and Astronomy Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Physics Teaching—BS Physics and Astronomy Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Physiology and Developmental Biology—BS Physiology and Developmental Biology Life Sciences
Political Science—BA Political Science Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Portuguese—BA Spanish and Portuguese Humanities
Portuguese Studies (secondary major program)—BA Spanish and Portuguese Humanities
Psychology—BS Psychology Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Public Health—BS Health Science Life Sciences
Emphases:
Environmental/Occupational Health
Epidemiology
Health Promotion
Health Science
 
Recreation Management—BS Recreation Management Marriott School of Management
Emphases:
Experience Industry Management
Therapeutic Recreation
Russian—BA Germanic and Slavic Languages Humanities
 
School Health Education—BS Health Science Life Sciences
Social Science, Teaching—BS History Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Sociology—BS Sociology Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Spanish—BA Spanish and Portuguese Humanities
Spanish Studies (secondary major program)—BA Spanish and Portuguese Humanities
Spanish Teaching*—BA Spanish and Portuguese Humanities
Spanish Translation*—BA Spanish and Portuguese Humanities
Special Education*—BS Counseling Psychology and Special Education David O. McKay School of Education
Emphases:
Mild/Moderate Disabilities*
Severe Disabilities*
Statistics—BS Statistics Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Emphases:
Applied Statistics & Analytics
Biostatistics
Statistical Science
Studio Arts*—BFA Visual Arts Fine Arts and Communications
 
Technology and Engineering Education*—BS School of Technology Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology
Theatre Arts Education K-12—BA Theatre and Media Arts Fine Arts and Communications
Theatre Arts Studies—BA Theatre and Media Arts Fine Arts and Communications
 
Visual Arts*—BA Visual Arts Fine Arts and Communications
Emphases:
Graphic Design*
Illustration*
Photography*
Studio Arts*
 
Wildlife and Wildlands Conservation—BS Plant and Wildlife Sciences Life Sciences