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 Brochure
Major Minor American Studies
ART Brochure
Major
Art

Minor Studio Art

Minor Art History
BIOLOGY Brochure
Major Minor Biology

Minor Marine Science
BUSINESS Brochure
Major Minor Business
CHEMISTRY Brochure
Major Minor Chemistry
CLASSICAL STUDIES Brochure
Major Minor Classical Studies
Major Minor Latin
COMMUNICATION Brochure
Major
Communication
Computer Science, see Mathematics and Computer Science
COMPREHENSIVE LIBERAL STUDIES Brochure
CRIMINAL JUSTICE Brochure
Major Minor Criminal Justice
EARTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES Brochure
Major Minor Earth and Environmental Sciences

Minor Marine Science
EDUCATION AND SPECIAL EDUCATION Brochure
Certification
Elementary Education PreK-6
Certification
Secondary Education 6-12
Certification
preK-12 Certification
Certification
Special Education: General Curriculum K - 12
Economics, see Management, Business and Economics
ENGLISH Brochure
Major Minor English
ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
Major Minor Environmental Studies
FOREIGN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES Brochure
Major Minor French Studies
Major Minor German Studies
Major Minor Spanish Studies
GEOGRAPHY
Courses required for other majors
HISTORY Brochure
Major Minor History
Major
Social Studies
INDIVIDUALIZED STUDIES
Major
Individualized
INTERNATIONAL STUDIES Brochure
Major
International Studies
JEWISH STUDIES

Minor Jewish Studies

Journalism, see

Marine Science, see

MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTER SCIENCE Brochure
Major Minor Mathematics
Major Minor Computer Science
MUSIC Brochure
Major Minor Music
PHILOSOPHY Brochure
Major Minor Philosophy
PHYSICAL SCIENCE
Courses required for other majors
PHYSICS
Courses required for other majors
POLITICAL SCIENCE Brochure
Major Minor Political Science
PSYCHOLOGY Brochure
Major Minor Psychology
RECREATION AND LEISURE STUDIES Brochure
Major
Recreation and Leisure Studies
RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Major Minor Religious Studies
SOCIAL SCIENCES (Divisional Major)
Major
Social Sciences
SOCIAL WORK Brochure
Major
Social Work
SOCIOLOGY Brochure
Major Minor Sociology
THEATRE Brochure
Major Minor Theatre
WOMEN'S AND GENDER STUDIES Brochure
Major Minor Women's and Gender Studies

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