Majors, Minors, and Certificates
The following is a list of majors available from departments in the Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences. Majors marked with an asterisk (*) are also available as minors. Minors comprise a basic introduction in a field of study. The related area may represent a thematic cluster, geographic grouping, or some other combination. For more information, consult the Undergraduate Bulletin.
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Certificate programs allow students to complete a concentrated area of study in addition to their major. Certificates typically require 18-24 credits, are noted on your transcript upon graduation, and can be used to fulfill the related area requirement. More information is available from the Undergraduate Bulletin.
- American Sign Language
- Arabic Language and Linguistics
- Children’s Literature
- Conceptual Foundations of Medicine
- Geographic Information Systems
- German Language
- Jewish Studies
- Life Sciences Research
- Medieval and Renaissance Studies
- Nanoscience and Engineering
- Performance Studies
- Public & Professional Writing
- Women’s Studies
Certificates from the University Center for International Studies
Dietrich School students may complement their major with a certificate from the prestigious University Center for International Studies (UCIS). You can read more about UCIS in the Undergraduate Student Handbook.