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Majors, Degrees, and Programs

Majors, Degrees, and Programs

IU Bloomington undergraduates can choose among more than 180 majors and 330 degree programs, and graduate students can pursue more than 190 master’s, doctoral, and professional degrees. Almost every academic area available as a major can also be pursued as a minor, at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Undergraduates who are undecided about a major or career path may be interested in Explore Majors at IU and the many advising and career services available on campus. You can also create your own major through our Individualized Major Program.

For more information about graduate-level study, visit the University Graduate School.


Choose one of the following links to access a list of majors beginning with that letter, or skip to the listing.

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College of Arts and Sciences

Bachelor’sMaster’sDoctoral
African American and African Diaspora StudiesBAMAPhD
African American Studies and SociologyBA
African LanguagesMinor
African StudiesCert, MinorMAMinor
American StudiesBAPhD
Ancient StudiesMinor
Animal BehaviorBS, Cert, MinorCert, Minor
AnthropologyBAMAPhD
Apparel MerchandisingBSMS
Asian American StudiesMinor
Astronomy and AstrophysicsBSMAPhD
Atmospheric ScienceCert
Audiology and Hearing ScienceBA, BSAuD
Auditory SciencesPhD
Biochemistry (undergraduate)BA, BS
Biochemistry (graduate)MSPhD
BiologyBA, BSMAT, MSPhD
BiotechnologyBSMS
Central Eurasian StudiesBA, Cert, MinorMAPhD
CeramicsMAT, MFA
Chemical PhysicsPhD
ChemistryBA, BSMAT, MSPhD
Classical Civilization: Art and ArchaeologyBA, Minor
Classical Civilization: Culture and LiteratureBA, Minor
Classical Studies - Latin and GreekBAMA, MATPhD
Cognitive ScienceBA, BSPhD
Communication and CultureBAMAPhD
Comparative LiteratureBAMA, MATPhD
Creative WritingMA, MFA
Criminal JusticeBA, CertMAPhD
Cultural StudiesMinor
DanceBS
Digital ArtMFA
Drama (see Theatre and Drama)
DutchCert, Minor
East Asian Languages and CulturesBAMAPhD
East Asian StudiesBAMAPhD
EconomicsBAMAPhD
Economics / MathematicsBA
EgyptologyMA
EnglishBAMAPhD
Ethnomusicology (see Folklore and Ethnomusicology)
European StudiesMinorCert, MACert, Minor
Evolution, Ecology and BehaviorMSPhD
Fashion DesignBA
Folklore and EthnomusicologyBA, MinorMAPhD
FrenchBAMAPhD
Game StudiesCert
Gender StudiesBAPhD
General Studies (Bloomington campus program)BGS
GeneticsPhD
GeographyBA, BSMA, MSPhD
Geological SciencesBA, BSMSPhD
Germanic StudiesBA, MinorMA, MATPhD
Global StudiesMinor
Graphic DesignMAT, MFA
GreekBAMAPhD
HebrewMinor
HistoryBAMA, MATPhD
History of ArtBAMAPhD
History and Philosophy of ScienceCert, MinorMAPhD
Human BiologyBA, BS, Cert
Immersive Mediated EnvironmentsMS
India StudiesBA, Cert, MinorMinor
Individualized Major ProgramBA
Interior DesignBS
International StudiesBA
ItalianBAMAPhD
Jewish StudiesBA, CertMAMinor
JournalismBA, CertMAPhD
Landscape StudiesMinor
Language Sciences (see Speech and Hearing Sciences)
LatinBAMA, MATPhD
Latin American and Caribbean StudiesCertMAMinor
Latino StudiesMinorMinor
Leadership, Ethics, and Social Action (see Political and Civic Engagement)
Liberal Arts and Management ProgramCert
LinguisticsBAMAPhD
Mass CommunicationPhD
MathematicsBA, BSMA, MATPhD
Medical PhysicsMS
Medieval StudiesCertCertMinor
Metalsmithing and Jewelry DesignMAT, MFA
MicrobiologyBA, BSMSPhD
Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental BiologyPhD
Musical TheatreBFA
Near Eastern Languages and CulturesBAMAPhD
NeuroscienceBSPhD
New Media and Interactive StorytellingCert
NorwegianMinor
PaintingMFA
PhilosophyBAMAPhD
PhotographyMAT, MFA
PhysicsBA, BSMAT, MSPhD
Plant SciencesMSPhD
Political and Civic EngagementCert
Political ScienceBAPhD
PortugueseBAMAPhD
PrintmakingMAT, MFA
PsychologyBA, BSPhD
Religious StudiesBAMAPhD
Renaissance StudiesCert, Minor
Russian and East European StudiesMinorMACert, Minor
Scientific ComputingMinor
SculptureBFAMAT, MFA
Second Language StudiesMAPhD
Slavic Languages and LiteraturesBAMA, MATPhD
Social Science and MedicineMinor
SociologyBAMAPhD
Sociology of Work and BusinessMinor
SpanishBAMA, MATPhD
Speech and Hearing SciencesBA, BSMAAuD, PhD
Speech-Language PathologyBA, BSMA
Statistical ScienceMSPhD
StatisticsBS
Studio ArtBA, BFAMA, MFA
TelecommunicationsBAMA, MSPhD
TESOL and Applied LinguisticsCert, MA
TextilesMAT, MFA
Theatre and DramaBAMA, MFAPhD
Victorian StudiesCertMinor
YiddishMinorMinor

Jacobs School of Music

Bachelor’sMaster’sDoctoral
BalletBS
BassoonBMMMDM
Brass InstrumentsBM, BME, BSMMDM
CelloBMMMDM
ClarinetBMMMDM
CompositionBMMMDM
Computer Music CompositionMM
Conducting, ChoralMMDM
Conducting, OrchestralMMDM
Conducting, WindMMDM
Double BassBMMMDM
Early MusicBMMMDM
EuphoniumBMMMDM
FluteBMMMDM
GuitarBMMMDM
HarpBMMMDM
HornBMMMDM
Jazz StudiesBM, BSMMMinor
MusicBM, BME, BSMA, MM, MMEDM, PhD
Music EducationBMEMME, MSDME, PhD
Music TheoryMinorMMPhD
MusicologyMAPhD
OboeBMMMDM
Opera StudiesMinor
Orchestral ConductingMMDM
OrganBM, BMEMMDM
Organ and Sacred MusicMMDM
PercussionBM, BME, BSMMDM
PianoBM, BSMMDM
Recording ArtsBS
SaxophoneBMMMDM
TromboneBMMMDM
TrumpetBMMMDM
TubaBMMMDM
ViolaBM, BSMMDM
ViolinBM, BSMMDM
VioloncelloBM, BSMMDM
VoiceBM, BSMMDM
Woodwind InstrumentsBMMMDM

Kelley School of Business

Bachelor’sMaster’sDoctoral
AccountingBSMBA, MSAPhD
BusinessBS, MinorMBA, MSA, MSISPhD
Business AdministrationMBA
Business AnalyticsMBA
Business EconomicsPhD
Business FoundationsCert
Decision SciencesPhD
Economic ConsultingBS
EntrepreneurshipBS, CertPhD
Entrepreneurship and Corporate InnovationMBA
FinanceBSMBAPhD
Global Supply Chain Management (online program)MS
Human Resource ManagementPhD
Information and Process ManagementBS
Information SystemsMSISPhD
International Business (co-major only)BS
Legal StudiesBS
ManagementBSMBA
MarketingBSMBAPhD
Operations ManagementBSPhD
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource ManagementPhD
Public PolicyBS
Real EstateBS
Strategic Analysis of AccountingMBA
Supply Chain and OperationsMBA
Supply Chain ManagementBS
Technology Management (co-major only)BS

Maurer School of Law

Bachelor’sMaster’sDoctoral
LawCert, LLM, MCLJD, SJD
Law and Social SciencePhD

School of Education

Bachelor’sMaster’sDoctoral
Adult EducationMS
Art Education (graduate)MSEdD, PhD
Art Education (undergraduate)BS
Counseling and Counselor EducationEdS, MSMinor
Counseling PsychologyPhD
Curriculum StudiesMSEdD, PhD
Early Childhood Education (graduate)MS
Early Childhood Education (undergraduate)BS
Education Policy StudiesMinor, PhD
Educational LeadershipEdS, MSEdD, PhD
Educational PsychologyMSPhD
Elementary Education (graduate)Cert, EdS, MSEdD, PhD
Elementary Education (undergraduate)BS, Lic
Higher Education and Student AffairsCert, MSEdD, PhD
History, Philosophy & Comparative EducationMSMinor, PhD
Human DevelopmentPhD
Inquiry MethodologyMS
Instructional Systems TechnologyCert, MSEdD, PhD
Language Education/World LanguagesBS, Lic
Learning SciencesCert, MSPhD
Literacy, Culture, and Language EducationCert, EdS, MSEdD, PhD
Mathematics EducationMSEdD, PhD
School PsychologyEdSPhD
Science EducationMSEdD, PhD
Secondary Education (graduate)EdS, MSEdD, PhD
Secondary Education (undergraduate)BS, Lic
Social Studies EducationMSEdD, PhD
Special Education (graduate)EdS, Lic, MSPhD
Special Education (undergraduate)BS

School of Informatics and Computing

Bachelor’sMaster’sDoctoral
BioinformaticsMSPhD
Chemical InformaticsCert, MSPhD
Computer ScienceBA, BSMSPhD
Human-Computer Interaction DesignMSPhD
InformaticsBSMSPhD
Information ArchitectureCert
Information ScienceMISPhD
Library ScienceMLSSpLIS
Music InformaticsMSPhD
School Library / Media and Information TechnologyLic
Security InformaticsMSPhD

School of Journalism

Bachelor’sMaster’sDoctoral
Mass CommunicationPhD

School of Medicine

Bachelor’sMaster’sDoctoral
AnatomyMSPhD
Medical SciencesMSMD, PhD
PathologyMSPhD
PharmacologyMSPhD
PhysiologyMSPhD

School of Nursing

Bachelor’sMaster’sDoctoral
NursingBS

School of Optometry

Bachelor’sMaster’sDoctoral
Optometric Technology/OpticianryCert
OptometryOD
Vision ScienceMSPhD

School of Public and Environmental Affairs

Bachelor’sMaster’sDoctoral
Applied EcologyMS
Arts AdministrationBS, CertMAMinor
Comparative and International AffairsMPA
Economic DevelopmentMPA
EnergyMPA, MS
Environmental Chemistry, Toxicology and Risk AssessmentMS
Environmental ManagementBSPA, CertMPA
Environmental PolicyMPA
Environmental ScienceBSMSPhD
Environmental StudiesCert
Health Systems AdministrationMinor
Healthcare Management and PolicyBS
Human Resource ManagementBSPA, Minor
Law and Public PolicyBSPA, Minor
Local Government ManagementMPA
ManagementBS
Nonprofit ManagementBSPA, CertCert, MPA
Policy AnalysisBSPAMPA
Public AffairsBSPA, CertMPAPhD
Public Financial ManagementBSPACert, MPA
Public HealthCert
Public ManagementBSPA, CertCert, MPA
Public PolicyPhD
Social EntrepreneurshipCert
Urban StudiesCert
Water ResourcesMS

School of Public Health—Bloomington

Bachelor’sMaster’sDoctoral
Adapted Physical EducationMSPhD
Applied Health ScienceBSMSPhD
Applied Sport ScienceMS
Athletic Administration / Sport ManagementMS
Athletic TrainingBSMS
Behavioral, Social and Community HealthMPH
BiomechanicsMSPhD
BiostatisticsMPH
Community HealthBSPH
DieteticsBS
Environmental HealthMPHPhD
EpidemiologyMPHPhD
ErgonomicsMS
Exercise PhysiologyMSPhD
Exercise ScienceBSMSPhD
Family HealthMPH
GerontologyMinor
Global Health PromotionMinor
Health BehaviorPhD
Health Education - Secondary Teacher PreparationBS
Health Fitness SpecialistBS
Health PromotionMS
Health StudiesMinor
Human Development and Family StudiesBS, MinorMS
Human PerformancePhD
Human SexualityMinor
KinesiologyBSMSPhD
Leisure BehaviorPhD
Motor Learning and ControlMSPhD
NutritionMinor
Nutrition ScienceBSMS
Outdoor RecreationMS
Outdoor Recreation, Parks, and Human EcologyBS
Park and Public Lands ManagementMS
Physical Activity, Fitness and WellnessMS
Physical Education Teacher EducationBS
Professional Health EducationMPH
Public HealthMinor
Public Health AdministrationMPH
Public, Nonprofit, and Community RecreationBS
RecreationBSMSPhD
Recreation AdministrationMS
Recreational Sport ManagementBS
Recreational Sports AdministrationMS
Recreational TherapyBSMS
SafetyBS, Minor
Safety ManagementCertMS
School and College Health EducationMS
Sport CommunicationBS
Sport ManagementPhD
Sport Marketing and ManagementBS
Therapeutic Outdoor ProgramsMinorCertCert
Tourism, Hospitality, and Event ManagementBS
Tourism ManagementMS
Youth DevelopmentBS, Minor

School of Social Work

Bachelor’sMaster’sDoctoral
Labor StudiesBS, Cert
Social WorkBSW

Degree Legend

AuD
Clinical Doctorate in Audiology
BA
Bachelor of Arts
BFA
Bachelor of Fine Arts
BGS
Bachelor of General Studies
BM
Bachelor of Music
BME
Bachelor of Music Education
BS
Bachelor of Science
BSHMP
Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management and Policy
BSPA
Bachelor of Science in Public Affairs
BSPH
Bachelor of Science in Public Health
BSW
Bachelor of Social Work
Cert
Certificate
DM
Doctor of Music
DME
Doctor of Music Education
EdD
Doctor of Education
EdS
Specialist in Education
JD
Doctor of Jurisprudence
Lic
License and/or certification
LLM
Master of Laws
MA
Master of Arts
MAT
Master of Arts for Teachers 
MBA
Master of Business Administration
MCL
Master of Comparative Law
MD
Doctor of Medicine
MFA
Master of Fine Arts
Minor
Undergraduate or Ph.D. minor
MIS
Master of Information Science
MLS
Master of Library Science
MM
Master of Music
MME
Master of Music Education
MPA
Master of Public Affairs
MPH
Master of Public Health
MS
Master of Science
MSIS
Master of Science in Information Systems
OD
Doctor of Optometry
PhD
Doctor of Philosophy
SJD
Doctor of Juridical Science
SpLIS
Specialist in Library and Information Science

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