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

Self-designed Majors Self-designed Minors