College Majors at Friends University

 

College of Business, Arts, Sciences and Education Majors

 

Friends University is a liberal arts institution providing more than 40 majors in our traditional college. Many of our faculty in the College of Business, Arts, Sciences and Education have Ph.D.s and oversee the curriculum within each major to keep it relevant and enticing for student learning. Since we are a teaching institution, our faculty members not only perform research, but also have great passion for their area of discipline, which makes them excellent teachers.

Business and Information Technology

 

 

Accounting

 

 

Business Administration

 

  • Management Concentration
  • Operations Management Concentration

 

Computer Science and Information Systems

 

 

Finance

 

 

International Business

 

 

Management Information Systems

 

 

Marketing

 

 

Education

 

 

Art Education

 

 

Biology Education

 

 

Business Education

 

 

Elementary Education

 

 

English Language Arts Education

 

 

History and Government Education

 

 

Math Education

 

 

Music Education

 

 

Physical Education

 

 

Physical Education Teacher Education

 

 

Psychology Endorsement

 

 

Spanish Education

 

 

Speech/Theatre Education

 

 

Fine Arts

 

 

Art

 

  • Computer Graphics Concentration
  • Graphic Design Concentration
  • Studio Concentration

 

Ballet

 

 

Music

 

 

Music Performance

 

  • Instrumental Jazz Performance Concentration
  • Instrumental Performance Concentration
  • Piano Performance Concentration
  • Vocal Performance Concentration

 

Theatre

 

 

Natural Science and Mathematics

 

 

Biology

 

 

Chemistry

 

 

Field Biology

 

 

Forensic Science

 

  • Biology Concentration
  • Chemistry Concentration

 

Health Management

 

 

Health Sciences

 

 

Mathematics

 

  • Pre-engineering Concentration
  • Computer Science Concentration
  • Professional Mathematics Concentration

 

Radiologic Technology

 

 

Zoo Science

 

 

Religion and Humanities

 

 

Christian Spiritual Formation (2nd Major Only)

 

 

English

 

  • Literature Concentration
  • Writing Concentration

 

Religion and Philosophy

 

  • Youth Ministries Concentration
  • Christian Spiritual Formation Concentration

 

Spanish

 

 

Social and Behavioral Sciences

 

 

Criminal Justice

 

 

History

 

 

Human Services — Psychology

 

 

Human Services — Sociology

 

 

Political Science

 

 

Interdisciplinary

 

 

Communications

 

  • Journalism Concentration
  • Media Studies Concentration
  • Visual Communications (Graphics) Concentration

 

Minors

 

In addition to choosing a major, Friends University students also have the option of picking a minor to complement their studies.

According to the catalog: "Optional minors consist of a minimum of 18 hours with 'C' or above grades in all courses applied to the minor. Specific minor programs proposed by divisions are approved by the faculty. Recognition of minors cannot be added to the student transcript after the initial degree is awarded."

The following minors are available within the College of Business, Arts, Sciences and Education:

 

Business and Information Technology

 

 

Education

 

 

Fine Arts

 


 

Interdisciplinary

 

 

Natural Science and Mathematics

 

 

Religion and Humanities

 

 

Social and Behavioral Sciences

 

Need more information? Request information now to learn more about the minor programs available at Friends University. You can also contact the Admissions Office at 316-295-5100 or learn@friends.edu.

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