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2017-2018 Undergraduate Majors and Minors

2017-2018 Undergraduate Majors and Minors

Major – program of 10 or more courses (required)

Major* - available only as second major for a BA; may be sole major for a BA if also completing a BS (optional)

Minor – program of 15 – 18 hours (optional)

General education – For each degree/major, a student must complete the corresponding general education requirements, which can be found in this guide:

  • CAS = College of Arts and Sciences
  • CSE = Case School of Engineering
  • FPB = Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
  • WSOM = Weatherhead School of Management
SubjectDegreeAvailable asGen Ed Requirements
Accounting BS Major or Minor WSOM
Aerospace Engineering BSE Major CSE
Anthropology BA Major or Minor CAS
Applied Data Science --- Minor ---
Applied Mathematics BS Major CAS
Art Education BS Major CAS
Art History BA Major or Minor CAS
Art Studio --- Minor ---
Artificial Intelligence --- Minor ---
Asian Studies BA Major or Minor CAS
Astronomy BA or BS Major or Minor CAS
Banking and Finance --- Minor ---
Biochemistry BA or BS Major or Minor CAS
Bioethics and Medical Humanities --- Minor ---
Biology BA or BS Major or Minor CAS
Biomedical Engineering BSE Major or Minor CSE
Business Management BS Major or Minor WSOM
Chemical Biology BA Major CAS
Chemical Engineering BSE Major or Minor CSE
Chemistry BA or BS Major or Minor CAS
Childhood Studies --- Minor ---
Chinese BA Major or Minor CAS
Civil Engineering BSE Major or Minor CSE
Classics BA Major or Minor CAS
Cognitive Science BA Major or Minor CAS
Communication for Health Professionals --- Minor ---
Communication Sciences BA Major or Minor CAS
Computer Engineering BSE Major or Minor CSE
Computer Gaming --- Minor ---
Computer Science BA Major or Minor CAS
Computer Science BS Major or Minor CSE
Creative Writing --- Minor ---
Dance BA Major or Minor CAS
Data Science and Analytics BS Major CSE 
Dean’s Approved Major (Arts and Sciences) BA Individually Designed Major CAS
Dean's Approved Major (Management) BS Individually Designed Major WSOM
Dean’s Approved Minor --- Individually Designed Minor ---
Economics BA Major or Minor CAS
Electrical Engineering BSE Major or Minor CSE
Electronics --- Minor (for BA only) ---
Engineering – Undesignated BSE Major CSE
Engineering Physics BSE Major CSE
English BA Major or Minor CAS
Entrepreneurial Studies --- Minor ---
Environmental Geology BA Major CAS
Environmental Studies BA Major* or Minor CAS
Ethics --- Minor ---
Ethnic Studies --- Minor ---
Evolutionary Biology BA Major* or Minor CAS
Film --- Minor ---
Finance BS Major WSOM
French BA Major or Minor CAS
French and Francophone Studies BA Major or Minor CAS
Geological Sciences BA or BS Major or Minor CAS
German BA Major or Minor CAS
German Studies BA Major or Minor CAS
Gerontological Studies BA Major* or Minor CAS
History BA Major or Minor CAS
History and Philosophy of Science BA Major or Minor CAS
International Studies BA Major CAS
Italian --- Minor ---
Japanese --- Minor ---
Japanese Studies BA Major CAS
Judaic Studies --- Minor ---
Leadership --- Minor ---
Marketing BS Major or Minor WSOM
Materials Science and Engineering BSE Major or Minor CSE
Mathematics BA or BS Major or Minor CAS
Mathematics and Physics BS Major CAS
Mechanical Design and Manufacturing --- Minor ---
Mechanical Engineering BSE Major CSE
Music BA Major or Minor CAS
Music Education BS Major CAS
Natural Sciences BA Major* or Minor CAS
Nursing BSN Major FPB
Nutrition BA or BS Major or Minor CAS
Nutritional Biochemistry and Metabolism BA or BS Major CAS
Origins Sciences BA Major CAS
Philosophy BA Major or Minor CAS
Physics BA or BS Major or Minor CAS
Political Science BA Major or Minor CAS
Polymer Science and Engineering BSE Major or Minor CSE
Pre-architecture BA Major* or Minor CAS
Psychology BA Major or Minor CAS
Public Health --- Minor ---
Public Policy --- Minor ---
Religious Studies BA Major or Minor CAS
Russian --- Minor ---
Social Justice --- Minor ---
Social Work --- Minor ---
Sociology BA Major or Minor CAS
Spanish BA Major or Minor CAS
Sports Medicine --- Minor ---
Sports Nutrition --- Minor ---
Statistics BA or BS Major or Minor CAS
Systems and Control Engineering BSE Major or Minor CSE
Systems Biology BS Major CAS
Teacher Education BA Major* CAS
Theater BA Major or Minor CAS
Women’s and Gender Studies BA Major or Minor CAS
World Literature BA Major or Minor CAS