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Majors and Minors

Academic divisions at VWC include Humanities, Natural Science and Mathematics, and Social Sciences. Learn more about the Divisional Structure including contact information for Division Chairs and Department Coordinators.

All academic majors were revised as of fall 2011. Visit the Office of the Registrar for specific course information, General Studies and Graduation Requirements and more.

Areas of Study

Major = Major
Minor = Minor
Certification = Certification

AMERICAN STUDIES
Major Minor American Studies
ART
Major Art
Minor Studio Art
Minor Art History
BIOLOGY
Major Minor Biology
Minor Marine Science
BUSINESS
Major Minor Business
CHEMISTRY
Major Minor Chemistry
CLASSICAL STUDIES
Major Minor Classical Studies
Major Minor Latin
COMMUNICATION
Major Communication
Computer Science, see Mathematics and Computer Science
Criminal Justice, see Sociology and Criminal Justice
COMPREHENSIVE LIBERAL STUDIES
 
EARTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES
Major Minor Earth and Environmental Sciences
EDUCATION AND SPECIAL EDUCATION
Certification Elementary Education PreK-6
Certification Secondary Education 6-12
Certification preK-12 Certification
Certification Special Education: General Curriculum K – 12
Certification Alternative Certification for Teachers (ACT)
Economics, see Management, Business and Economics
ENGLISH
Major Minor English
ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
Major Minor Environmental Studies
FOREIGN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES
Major Minor French Studies
Major Minor German Studies
Major Minor Spanish Studies
GEOGRAPHY
Courses required for other majors
HISTORY
Major Minor History
Major Social Studies
INDIVIDUALIZED STUDIES
Major Individualized
INTERNATIONAL STUDIES
Major International Studies
JEWISH STUDIES
  Minor Jewish Studies
Journalism, see Communications
MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTER SCIENCE
Major Minor Mathematics
Major Minor Computer Science
MUSIC
Major Minor Music
PHILOSOPHY
Major Minor Philosophy
PHYSICAL SCIENCE
Courses required for other majors
PHYSICS
Courses required for other majors
POLITICAL SCIENCE
Major Minor Political Science
PSYCHOLOGY
Major Minor Psychology
RECREATION AND LEISURE STUDIES
Major Recreation and Leisure Studies
RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Major Minor Religious Studies
SOCIAL SCIENCES (Divisional Major)
Major Social Sciences
SOCIAL WORK
Major Social Work
SOCIOLOGY AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE
Major Minor Criminal Justice
Major Minor Sociology
THEATRE
Major Minor Theatre
Major Theatre and English
WOMEN'S AND GENDER STUDIES
Major Minor Women's and Gender Studies

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