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Majors at Iowa

 

Students can discover information about majors at Iowa many different ways. The Office of Admissions has an excellent site that lists all programs offered by each college, offers links to each departmental web page, and links to The University of Iowa General Catalog as well. In addition, the Academics page of the University homepage has an A to Z list of colleges, departments and programs. Links to information about Open Majors and Pre-Professional Majors is at the left.

Majors by academic area:

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Communication
Communication Studies*
English
Journalism & Mass Communication*
 
Cultural Studies
African American Studies
American Studies
  Sport Studies*
 
Anthropology
International Studies
Women's Studies
 
Fine Arts
Art
Art History
Cinema
Dance*
Music*
Performing Arts Entrepreneurship
Theatre Arts
 
Education, Health & Human Services
Athletic Training*
Elementary Education*
Health and Sport Studies

Health Promotion*

Interdepartmental Studies

Recreation Management

Leisure Studies

Therapeutic Recreation*

Psychology
Science Education
Social Work*
Sociology
Secondary Education Certificates available with selected majors*
 
Humanities
Cinema
Comparative Literature
English
History
Philosophy
Religious Studies
 
Individualized Major
Interdepartmental Studies
  Individualized Plan of Study*
  Pre-Approved Plans of Study:
 

Business Studies Track

 

Health Science Track

 

Recreation Management Track

   
Languages & World Studies
Ancient Civilization
Asian Languages & Literature
Chinese
Hindi
Japanese
Sanskrit
Classical Languages
French
German
International Studies
Italian
Linguistics
Portuguese
Russian
Spanish

 

 

Mathematical Sciences
Actuarial Science*
Computer Science
Informatics
Mathematics
Statistics
Natural / Health Sciences
Astronomy
Athletic Training*
Biochemistry
Biology
Chemistry
Environmental Science
Biosciences
Chemical Sciences
Geosciences
Hydrosciences
Geoscience
Health and Human Physiology*
  Health Promotion*
Microbiology
Physics
Science Education*
Speech and Hearing Science

 

 

Social Sciences
Anthropology
Economics
Geography
Environmental Studies
Geographic Information Science
Geography and Social Change
Linguistics
Political Science
Psychology
Sociology
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

* Selective or Limited Admission Program. Admission to these programs is based on audition, grades in specified prerequisite courses, cumulative GPA, preparation of a plan of study, or other criteria. Consult your advisor for more information.

 

Colleges other than the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences*

 
  * Note: Admission to the following programs is based on selective criteria. Consult your advisor for more information
  College of Business
  Accounting
  Economics
  Finance
  Management
  Management Information Systems
  Marketing
 
  College of Education
  Elementary Education
  Certificate in Secondary Education (requires Liberal Arts & Sciences major)
 
  College of Engineering
  Biomedical
  Chemical & Biochemical
  Civil & Environmental
  Electrical & Computer
  Industrial
  Mechanical
 
  College of Medicine
  Clinical Lab Sciences
  Nuclear Medicine Technology
  Radiation Sciences
 
  College of Nursing
  Bachelor of Science in Nursing
 
  College of Pharmacy
  Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Certificate Programs (require a major)

 

 
  Aging Studies
  American Indian and Native Studies
  American Sign Language and Deaf Studies
  Entrepreneurship
  Global Health Studies
  International Business
  Latin American Studies
  Medieval Studies
  Museum Studies
  Philosophies and Ethics of Politics, Law, and Economics (PEOPLE)
  Public Health
  Risk Management and Insurance (Business only)
  Sexuality Studies
  Technological Entrepreneurship (Engineering only)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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