Your Future, Your Choice

Course Descriptions by Subject

Choose from 41 majors plus additional minors and preprofessional programs. Or work with an academic advisor and the dean to design a unique interdisciplinary major to fit your ambition. This is a personalized education.

In addition to traditional paths, Transylvania offers interdisciplinary majors, including international affairs and PPE (philosophy, politics and economics). You’ll also find interdisciplinary minors in environmental studies, multicultural studies, Latin American and Caribbean studies and women's studies.

Get a sense of our academic areas and the quality of our faculty. Browse our programs and explore a subject that interests you.

ACADEMIC OFFERINGS MAJOR MINOR PRE-PROFESSIONAL
Accounting major    
Anthropology major minor  
Art      
— Art History major minor  
— Studio Art major minor  
— Teaching Art major    
Asian Studies   minor  
Biology major minor  
— Biology: Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior Track major    
— Biology: Molecular and Cellular Biology Track major    
Business Administration major    
— Interdisciplinary Business   minor  
Chemistry major minor  
— Teaching Chemistry major    
— Biochemistry Track major    
Classics major minor  
— Classical Studies   minor  
Computer Science major minor  
Creative Writing   minor  
Digital Arts and Media   minor  
Economics major minor  
Education   minor  
— Elementary: P-5 Cert. major    
— Middle Grades 5-9 Cert. major    
— P-12 Cert. for French and Spanish   minor  
— Secondary Certification (8-12)   minor  
— Secondary Certification in English   minor  
— Educational Studies major minor  
English major minor  
Environmental Studies   minor  
Exercise Science major minor  
Foreign Languages      
— French major minor  
— German major minor  
— Spanish major minor  
History major minor  
International Affairs major minor  
Latin American and Caribbean Studies   minor  
Mathematics major minor  
Music   minor  
— Music Performance major    
— Music Education major    
— Music Studies major    
— Music Technology major    
Neuroscience major    
Philosophy major minor  
Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE) major    
Physics major minor  
Political Science major minor  
Psychology major minor  
Religion major minor  
Sociology major minor  
— Sociology/Anthropology major    
Theater major minor  
Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies   minor  
Writing, Rhetoric, and Communication major minor  
— Communication   minor  
Pre-Engineering     pre-professional
Pre-Health     pre-professional
— Pre-Medical Studies     pre-professional
— Pre-Dental     pre-professional
— Pre-Public Health     pre-professional
— Pre-Pharmacy     pre-professional
— Pre-Physical Therapy     pre-professional
— Pre-Physician Assistant     pre-professional
— Pre-Veterinary Medicine     pre-professional
Pre-Law     pre-professional

Self-designed Majors Self-designed Minors