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Boston University Majors

Discover the majors and programs offered by Boston University and the types of degrees awarded.

All Majors

Discover the majors and programs offered by Boston University and the types of degrees awarded.

Arts

Graduates
  • Acting
    28
  • Drama and Theatre Production
    26
  • Film and Video Studies
    2
  • Graphic Design
    26
  • Music Performance
    25
  • Music Theory and Composition
    7
  • Painting
    10
  • Performing Arts
    9
  • Printmaking
    2
  • Sculpture
    6
  • Theatre Design
    8

Business

Graduates
  • Business Administration and Management
    956
  • Finance
    22
  • Hospitality and Tourism Management
    124
  • Management Sciences and Statistics
    5
  • Marketing
    15
  • Small Business Management
    6

Education

Graduates
  • Art Teacher Education
    1
  • Bilingual and Multicultural Education
    3
  • Early Childhood Education
    9
  • Elementary Education
    20
  • English and Speech Teacher Education
    7
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education
    5
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
    4
  • Music Teacher Education
    4
  • Science Teacher Education
    6
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
    3
  • Special Education and Teaching
    16

Health Professions

Graduates
  • Athletic Training
    24
  • Food and Nutrition Studies
    18
  • Health Service Preparatory Studies
    123
  • Medical Laboratory Technician
    24
  • Medical Technician
    4
  • Mental and Social Health Services
    4
  • Rehabilitation and Therapy
    133
  • Speech Language Pathology
    18

Humanities

Graduates
  • Anthropology and Archaeology
    25
  • Area and Ethnic Studies
    10
  • Art History
    20
  • Asian Studies
    3
  • Chinese Language and Literature
    2
  • Communications
    337
  • East Asian Languages and Literatures
    2
  • Economics
    249
  • English
    65
  • European and Russian Studies
    3
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures
    1
  • French Language and Literature
    5
  • History
    49
  • International Relations and National Security Studies
    198
  • Japanese Language and Literature
    6
  • Journalism
    108
  • Latin and Ancient Greek Studies
    5
  • Liberal Arts and Humanities
    62
  • Linguistics, Interpretation, and Translation
    15
  • Literature
    1
  • Minority and Group Studies
    3
  • Music History and Literature
    1
  • North American Studies
    1
  • Philosophy
    42
  • Political Science and Government
    95
  • Psychology
    217
  • Public Administration
    2
  • Radio, Television, and Digital Communication
    156
  • Religious Studies
    7
  • Social Sciences
    65
  • Social Work and Youth Services
    61
  • Sociology
    40
  • Spanish Language and Literature
    6
  • Urban Studies and Affairs
    2

Protective Services

Graduates
  • Criminal Justice and Corrections
    6
  • Criminal Justice and Safety Studies
    5

Science, Technology, and Math

Graduates
  • Architecture Studies
    11
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
    6
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
    86
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
    114
  • Biological Sciences
    27
  • Biology
    127
  • Chemistry
    26
  • Computer and Information Sciences
    13
  • Computer Engineering
    81
  • Computer Science
    154
  • Computer Software Engineering
    9
  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
    28
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
    51
  • Engineering
    1
  • Geology and Earth Science
    3
  • Marine Biology and Oceanography
    15
  • Mathematics & Statistics
    97
  • Mechanical Engineering
    149
  • Network, Database, and System Administration
    12
  • Neuroscience and Neurobiology
    96
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
    39
  • Physics
    21
  • Pre-Medicine Studies
    14

Trades and Personal Services

Graduates
  • Business Support Services
    22
  • Computer Engineering Technician
    9
  • Computer Systems Technician
    2
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