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Majors and Minors

Shepherd University Catalog

Undergraduate Majors

Bachelor of Arts

Contemporary Theater Studies, B.A.

Criminal Justice, B.A.

English, B.A.

Global Studies, B.A.

History, B.A

Music, B.A

Psychology, B.A.

Spanish, B.A.

Elementary Education Comprehensive, B.A.

Secondary Education Comprehensive, B.A.

Bachelor of Fine Arts

Art Comprehensive, B.F.A

Regents bachelor of Arts

Regents, R.B.A.

Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science

Communication and New Media, B.A. or B.S.

Appalachian Studies, Interdisciplinary B.A. or B.S.

Bachelor of Music in Performance

Music in Performance Comprehensive, B.M.P.

Bachelor of Science

Accounting Comprehensive, B.S.

Applied Mathematics Comprehensive, B.S.

Biology, B.S.

Business Administration, B.S.

Chemistry, B.S.

Computer and Information Sciences Comprehensive, B.S.

Computer and Information Technology Comprehensive, B.S.

Computer Engineering Comprehensive, B.S.

Data Analytics Comprehensive, B.S.

Economics, B.S.

Engineering Science Comprehensive, B.S.

Environmental Studies Comprehensive, B.S.

Health Promotion and Exercise Science, B.S.

Nutrition Comprehensive, B.S.

Political Science, B.S.

Recreation and Sport Studies Comprehensive, B.S.

Sociology, B.S.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Nursing Comprehensive, B.S.N.

Bachelor of Social Work

Social Work Comprehensive, B.S.W.

Teaching Fields

Art Education, PreK-Adult, B.A

Biology Education, 9-Adult, B.A

Chemistry Education, 9-Adult, B.A.

English Education, 5-Adult, B.A.

General Science Education, 5-Adult, B.A.

Mathematics Education, 5-Adult, B.A.

Music Education, PreK-Adult, B.A.

Physical Education, PreK-Adult, B.A.

Social Studies Education, 5-Adult, B.A.

Spanish Education, B.A.


Driver Education, 9-12 Endorsement

Early Education, PreK-K Endorsement

Health Education, 5-Adult Endorsement

Mathematics Education, 5-9 General Math through Algebra I

Social Studies Education, 5-9 Endorsement

Pre-Professional Studies

Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Veterinary Medicine


Undergraduate Minors

Accounting Minor

Aging Studies Minor

Anthropology Minor

Anthropology/Geography Minor

Appalachian Studies Minor

Art Minor

Art History Minor

Biology Minor

Business Administration Minor

Business Information Systems Minor

Chemistry, Traditional Track Minor

Coaching Minor

Computer and Information Sciences Minor

Computer and Information Technology Minor

Communication and New Media Minor

Crime and Society Minor

Economics Minor

Education Minor

Engineering Minor

English Minor

Entrepreneurship Minor

Environmental Studies Minor

General Science Minor

Gender and Women’s Studies Minor

Geographic Information Systems Minor

Geography Minor

Global Studies Minor

Graphic Design Minor

Health and Fitness Minor

Historic Preservation and Public History Minor

History Minor

Hospitality Management Minor

Innovation Minor

Journalism Minor

Marketing Minor

Mathematics Minor

Modern Languages Minor

Music Minor

Nutrition Minor

Photography/Computer Imagery Minor

Physics (Applied) Minor

Political Communications Minor

Political Science Minor

Psychology Minor

Recreation and Sport Studies Minor

Sociology Minor

Spanish Minor

Theater Minor