Majors by School and College

What Will You Major In?

There’s no shortage of ways to challenge yourself at Boston University. With 300+ programs of study, you can choose a major. Choose two, if you’d like. Find a minor that fascinates you. Take an elective way outside of your comfort zone.

College of Arts & Sciences
(CAS)
College of Communication
(COM)
College of Engineering
(ENG)
College of Fine Arts
(CFA)
College of General Studies
(CGS)
College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
(Sargent)
Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies
(Pardee)
Questrom School of Business
(Questrom)
School of Hospitality Administration
(SHA)
School of Music
School of Theatre
School of Visual Arts
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
(Wheelock)
Programs across Schools
Acting/Theatre Arts (Performance Core)
BFA
College of Fine Arts
School of Theatre
Aerospace Engineering Concentration
College of Engineering
American Studies
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Ancient Greek
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Ancient Greek & Latin
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Anthropology
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Anthropology & Religion
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Archaeology
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Architectural Studies
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Art Education
BFA
College of Fine Arts
School of Visual Arts
Art Education/Arts & Sciences Double Degree Program
BFA/BA
College of Arts & Sciences
College of Fine Arts
School of Visual Arts
Astronomy
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Astronomy and Physics
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Behavior and Health
BS
College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
Bilingual Education
BS
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Biology
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Biology with Specialization in Behavioral Biology
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Biology with Specialization in Cell Biology, Molecular Biology & Genetics
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Biology with Specialization in Ecology & Conservation Biology
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Biology with Specialization in Neurobiology
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Biomedical Engineering
BS
College of Engineering
Chemistry
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Chemistry: Biochemistry
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Chemistry: Concentration in Teaching
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Chinese Language & Literature
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Classical Civilization
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Classics & Philosophy
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Classics & Religion
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Communication
BS
College of Communication
Comparative Literature
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Composition & Theory
MusB
College of Fine Arts
School of Music
Composition & Theory/Arts & Sciences Double Degree Program
BA/MusB
College of Arts & Sciences
College of Fine Arts
School of Music
Computer Engineering
BS
College of Engineering
Computer Science
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Deaf Studies
BS
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
Design, Production & Management Core/Arts & Sciences Double Degree
BFA/BA
College of Arts & Sciences
College of Fine Arts
School of Theatre
Dietetics
BS
College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
Early Childhood Education
BS
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
Earth & Environmental Sciences
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Economics
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Economics & Mathematics
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Electrical Engineering
BS
College of Engineering
Elementary Education
BS
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
Energy Technologies Concentration
College of Engineering
English
BA
BA/MusB
College of Arts & Sciences
English Education
BS
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
English Education/Arts & Sciences Double Degree
BA/BS
College of Arts & Sciences
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
Environmental Analysis & Policy
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Film & Television
BS
College of Communication
French & Linguistics
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
French Studies
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Geophysics & Planetary Sciences
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
German Language & Literature
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Graphic Design
BFA
College of Fine Arts
School of Visual Arts
Graphic Design/Arts & Sciences Double Degree
BFA/BA
College of Arts & Sciences
College of Fine Arts
School of Visual Arts
Health Science
BS
College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
History
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
History of Art & Architecture
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Hospitality Administration
BS
School of Hospitality Administration
Hospitality Administration & Communication
BS
School of Hospitality Administration
Hospitality Administration (Event Management Concentration)
BS
School of Hospitality Administration
Hospitality Administration (Marketing Concentration)
BS
School of Hospitality Administration
Hospitality Administration (Real Estate Development Concentration)
BS
School of Hospitality Administration
Human Physiology
BS
College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
Italian & Linguistics
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Italian Studies
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Japanese & Linguistics
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Japanese Language & Literature
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Journalism
BS
College of Communication
Latin
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Linguistics
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Linguistics & Philosophy
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Linguistics and Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences
BS
College of Arts & Sciences
College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
Manufacturing Engineering Concentration
College of Engineering
Marine Science
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Mathematics & Computer Science
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Mathematics & Mathematics Education
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Mathematics & Philosophy
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Mathematics (includes Statistics)
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Mathematics Education
BS
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
Mathematics Education/Arts & Sciences Double Degree Program
BA/BS
College of Arts & Sciences
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
Mechanical Engineering
BS
College of Engineering
Modern Foreign Languages Education
BS
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
Modern Foreign Languages Education/Arts & Sciences Double Degree Program
BA/BS
College of Arts & Sciences
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
Music (Performance)
MusB
College of Fine Arts
School of Music
Music Education
MusB
College of Fine Arts
School of Theatre
Music Education/Arts & Sciences Double Degree Program
BA/MusB
College of Arts & Sciences
College of Fine Arts
School of Music
Musicology
MusB
College of Fine Arts
School of Music
Nanotechnology Concentration
College of Engineering
Neuroscience
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Nutrition
BS
College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
Painting
BFA
College of Fine Arts
School of Visual Arts
Painting/Arts & Sciences Double Degree Program
BFA/BA
College of Arts & Sciences
College of Fine Arts
School of Visual Arts
Performance (Music)/Arts & Sciences Double Degree Program
BFA/BA
College of Arts & Sciences
College of Fine Arts
School of Music
Performance Core (Acting, Theatre Arts)/Arts & Sciences Double Degree Program
BFA/BA
College of Arts & Sciences
College of Fine Arts
School of Theatre
Philosophy
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Philosophy & Neuroscience
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Philosophy & Physics
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Philosophy & Political Science
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Philosophy & Psychology
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Philosophy & Religion
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Physical Therapy (Six-Year Program)
BS/DPT
College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
Physics
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Political Science
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Pre-Dentistry
BA
Programs across Schools
Pre-Law
BA
Programs across Schools
Pre-Medicine
BA
Programs across Schools
Pre-Veterinary Medicine
BA
Programs across Schools
Printmaking
BFA
College of Fine Arts
School of Visual Arts
Printmaking/Arts & Sciences Double Degree Program
BFA/BA
College of Arts & Sciences
College of Fine Arts
School of Visual Arts
Psychology
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Religion
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Russian Language and Literature
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Science Education
BS
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
Science Education/Arts & Sciences Double Degree Program
BA/BS
College of Arts & Sciences
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
Sculpture
BFA
College of Fine Arts
School of Visual Arts
Sculpture/Arts & Sciences Double Degree Program
BFA/BA
College of Arts & Sciences
College of Fine Arts
School of Visual Arts
Social Studies Education
BS
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
Social Studies Education/Arts & Sciences Double Degree Program
BA/BS
College of Arts & Sciences
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
Sociology
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Spanish
BA
College of Arts & Sciences
Spanish & Linguistics
BS
College of Arts & Sciences
Special Education
BS
Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences
BS
College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
Theatre Production (Costume)
BFA
College of Fine Arts
School of Theatre
Theatre Production (Technical)
BFA
College of Fine Arts
School of Theatre

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