Majors & Minors

Majors, Minors, Emphases and Certificates


Accounting, BS | minor
Fraud Examination, minor
Accounting Information Systems, emphasis

Accounting is also available as an online degree-completion program

Aquatic Biology

Aquatic Biology, BS
Wetlands Ecology, minor | emphasis
Fisheries Biology, emphasis
Aquatic Systems, emphasis


Biology, BA | BS | minor
Cellular and Molecular Biology, emphasis
Medical Sciences, emphasis

Biology is also available as a Twin Cities degree-completion program

Business Administration

Business Administration, BS | minor
Computer Information Systems, BS
Management Information Systems, BS | minor
Marketing Communication, BS
Computer Forensics, minor
Management, emphasis
Finance, emphasis
Entrepreneurship/Small Business Management, emphasis
Marketing, emphasis
International Business, emphasis

Business Administration is also available as an online degree-completion program, and
as a Twin Cities degree-completion program.


Chemistry, BA | BS | minor
Biochemistry/Biotechnology, emphasis
Criminalistics, emphasis
Environmental Chemistry, emphasis

Clinical Laboratory Science 

Clinical Laboratory Science, BS (4 + 1 option)
Clinical Laboratory Science, BS (3 + 1 option)

Computer Science

Computer Science, BS | minor
Computer Information Systems, BS

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice, BS | minor
Corrections, emphasis
Law Enforcement, emphasis
Tribal Justice, emphasis
Victimology, emphasis

Criminal Justice is also available as an online degree-completion program

Earth Science

Earth Science, minor


Economics, BS | minor | emphasis


English, BA | minor
Creative and Professional Writing, BFA
English Education, BS (teacher licensure)
Electronic Writing, minor
Writing, emphasis
Electronic Writing, certificate

Environmental Studies

Environmental Studies, BS | minor
Environmental Chemistry, emphasis
Environmental Policy and Planning, emphasis
Environmental Toxicology, emphasis
Geohydrology, emphasis
Outdoor Education, emphasis
Environmental Engineering Science, emphasis
Environmental Management, emphasis
Ecosystem Studies, emphasis

Exercise Science

Exercise Science, BS
Human Performance, minor
Fitness Leadership & Promotion, emphasis
Medical Fitness, emphasis


Geography, BA | BS | minor
Wilderness Management and Outdoor Recreation Planning, BAS
Geographic Information Systems, minor | emphasis
Physical Geography, emphasis
Planning, emphasis


Geology, minor

Human Performance, Sport and Health

Community Health, BS
Health Education, BS (teacher licensure)
Health Promotion and Education, minor
Red Cross Community First Aid Certification, certificate
Red Cross First Aid Responder Certification, certificate


History, BA | BS| minor


Humanities, BA | BS | minor

Indigenous Studies

Indigenous Studies, BA | minor

Individualized Studies

Individualized Studies, BS

International Studies

International Studies, BA | minor | emphasis

Leadership Studies

Leadership Studies, | minor | certificate

Liberal Studies

Liberal Studies, BA

Mass Communication

Mass Communication, BS | minor
Marketing Communication, BS

Marketing Communication is also available as an online degree-completion program


Mathematics, BS | minor
Mathematics Education, BS (teacher licensure)
General Mathematics, emphasis
Applied Mathematics, emphasis
Actuarial Mathematics, emphasis

Modern Languages

Spanish Education, BS (teacher licensure)
Spanish, BA
Ojibwe, minor
Ojibwe Language Instruction, certificate


Music, BA
Music Education, BS (teacher licensure)
Instrumental Performance, emphasis
Jazz Studies, emphasis
Piano Performance and Pedagogy, emphasis
Vocal Performance, emphasis


Nursing, BS (4-Year Track)
Nursing, BS (RN to Baccalaureate Track)


Philosophy, minor

Physical Education

Physical Education, BS (teacher licensure)
Developmental/Adapted Physical Education, BS (teacher licensure)
Human Performance, minor
Coaching Specialist, certificate


Physics, BA | BS | minor

Political Science

Political Science, BA | minor
Applied Public Policy, minor

Pre-Professional Study

Pre-Mortuary Science
Pre-Occupational Therapy
Pre-Osteopathic Medicine
Pre-Physical Therapy
Pre-Physician Assistant
Pre-Podiatric Medicine
Pre-Veterinary Medicine

Professional Education (Teacher Licensure)

Elementary Education, BS
English Education, BS
Health Education, BS
Mathematics Education, BS
Music Education, BS (Instrumental/Classroom K-12 Specialization)
Music Education, BS (Vocal/Classroom K-12 Specialization)
Physical Education, BS
Science Education, BS (Life Science specialty)
Science Education, BS (Chemistry specialty)
Science Education, BS (Physics specialty)
Science Education, BS (Earth and Space Science specialty)
Social Studies Education, BS
Spanish Education, BS
Pre-Primary, endorsement
Mathematics, endorsement
Social Studies, endorsement
Communication Arts & Literature, endorsement

Elementary Education is also available as a hybrid degree-completion program


Psychology, BA | BS | minor

Psychology is also available as an online degree-completion program

Religious Studies

Religious Studies, minor

Science Education (Teacher Licensure)

Elementary Education, BS
Science Education, BS
Life Science, specialty
Chemistry, specialty
Physics, specialty
Earth & Space Science, specialty

Social Studies

Social Studies, BA | minor
Social Studies Education, BS (teacher licensure)
Psychology, emphasis
Economics/Political Broad Field: Science/Sociology/Anthropology, emphasis
Economics, emphasis
Geography, emphasis
Political Science, emphasis
History, emphasis
Sociology-Anthropology, emphasis

Social Work

Social Work, BS
Chemical Dependency, minor
Chemical Dependency Certificate for Licensure, certificate
School Social Work Preparation & Licensure, certificate

Social Work is also available as a hybrid degree-completion program


Sociology, BA | minor

Space Studies

Space Studies, minor

Sport Management

Sport Management, BA | minor

Technology, Art and Design

Applied Engineering, BAS
Applied Management, BAS
Art and Design, BS
Engineering Technology, BS
Project Management, BS | minor
Articulated, emphasis
Digital & Exhibit Design, emphasis
Studio Arts, emphasis
Construction Management, emphasis
Manufacturing Management, emphasis
Operations Management, emphasis
Facility Management, emphasis

Applied Engineering and Applied Management are also available as
online degree-completion programs

Women’s & Gender Studies

Women’s & Gender Studies, minor