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Southern Oregon University

Academic Programs

 

Majors at SOU

Bachelor of Arts or Science:
Anthropology*
Art 
Studio Art: Ceramics, Digital Media,
Photography, Painting and Drawing,
Printmaking, Sculpture

Biology (BA, BS, minor)
Biological Sciences
Biomedical Science
Ecology, Organismal and Field Biology

Business Administration*
Accounting
Hospitality and Tourism Management*
Management*
Marketing*

Chemistry

Biochemistry
Chemistry
Forensic Chemistry
Pre-health Professions
Communication*
Communication Studies
Film, Television and Convergent Media
Computer Science*

Criminal Justice*
Early Childhood Development
Economics*
General Economics*
International Economics
Economics and Finance*
Applied Economics and Public Policy*
Elementary Education*

Emerging Media & Digital Arts
English and Writing*
Creative Writing*
English Education*
Literary Studies*
Environmental Studies

Financial Mathematics
Health and Physical Education*
History*
Human Service††
Innovation and Leadership
Interdisciplinary Studies
International Studies*
Language and Culture*
Spanish

Mathematics*
Mathematics-Computer Science

Music
Elementary General Music
Music Instruction
Music Performance

Nursing (Oregon Health Sciences University) 
Outdoor Adventure Leadership
Political Science
Psychology*
Sociology**
Theatre Arts
Acting
Costuming
Directing
Dramaturgy

Film Techniques
Musical Theatre
Shakespeare Studies
Sound
Stage Lighting
Stage Management
Stage Scenery

* Participates in the three-year Accelerated Baccalaureate Degree Program
†† Human Service is a degree completion program and requires special admission procedures.

Bachelor of Fine Arts:
Art 
Theatre Arts


Bachelor of Applied Science:
Management 
Hospitality and Tourism Management

Cooperative Professional Programs

Bachelor’s degrees are offered in cooperation with various professional schools and other institutions. Programs include:
Chiropractic: Western States Chiropractic College
Dental Hygiene: Oregon Institute of Technology
Medical Technology: Oregon Health Sciences University
Optometry: Pacific University

Pre-Professional Programs

One- to four-year preprofessional programs in the following areas are available to students intending to transfer to professional schools:
Chiropractic Medicine
Dental Hygiene
Engineering
Law
Medical Technology
Medicine and Dentistry
Occupational Therapy
Optometry
Pharmacy
Physical Therapy
Physician’s Assistant
Psychology, Counseling, Social Work, or Human Service
Veterinary Medicine

Certificates

Accounting, Postbaccalaureate
Applied Cultural Anthropology
Applied Finance and Economics
Business Information Systems
Conflict Resolution
Cultural Resource Management
Interactive Marketing and E-Commerce
Management of Human Resources
Native American Studies
Nonprofit Management
Regional Studies and Applied Research
Sustainability Leadership

Graduate Degrees

Master of Business Administration
Master in Management
Master of Arts in Teaching
Master of Arts in French Language Teaching
Master of Arts in Spanish Language Teaching
Master in Interdisciplinary Studies

Master of Science or Arts in Education
Master of Science in Environmental Education
Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling
Master of Music: Performance Concentration
Master of Theatre Studies in Production and Design
Professional Science Master's Degree in Applied Computer Science

Professional Science Master's Degree in Applied Mathematics

Minors

Anthropology
Applied Statistics
Art History
Biology
Business Administration
Chemistry
Communication Studies
Computer Science
Conflict Resolution
Creative Writing
Criminal Justice
Economics
Education
Emerging Media and Digital Arts
English Education
Environmental Studies
Ethics
Film Studies
Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies
General Studio Art
International Studies
Journalism
Latin American Studies
Literary Studies
Mathematics
Mathematics Education
Military Science
Music
Native American Studies
Outdoor Adventure Leadership
Philosophy
Political Science
Psychology
Rhetoric and Reason
Shakespeare Studies
Social Justice
Sociology
Spanish
Statistics
Theatre Arts
Video Production