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
    18
  • Drama and Theatre Production
    28
  • Film and Video Studies
    2
  • Graphic Design
    25
  • Music Performance
    27
  • Music Theory and Composition
    2
  • Painting
    16
  • Performing Arts
    5
  • Printmaking
    2
  • Sculpture
    9
  • Theatre Design
    10

Business

Graduates
  • Business Administration and Management
    878
  • Finance
    23
  • Hospitality and Tourism Management
    102
  • Marketing
    16
  • Small Business Management
    11

Education

Graduates
  • Bilingual and Multicultural Education
    5
  • Early Childhood Education
    16
  • Education of Individuals with Impairments and Disabilities
    4
  • Education Studies and Research
    3
  • Elementary Education
    28
  • English and Speech Teacher Education
    12
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education
    4
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
    5
  • Science Teacher Education
    9
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
    7
  • Special Education and Teaching
    8

Health Professions

Graduates
  • Athletic Training
    26
  • Food and Nutrition Studies
    18
  • Health Service Preparatory Studies
    155
  • Medical Laboratory Technician
    21
  • Medical Technician
    9
  • Mental and Social Health Services
    3
  • Rehabilitation and Therapy
    134
  • Speech Language Pathology
    28

Humanities

Graduates
  • Anthropology and Archaeology
    29
  • Area and Ethnic Studies
    16
  • Art History
    26
  • Asian Studies
    1
  • Chinese Language and Literature
    5
  • Communications
    347
  • East Asian Languages and Literatures
    1
  • Economics
    227
  • English
    55
  • European and Russian Studies
    5
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures
    3
  • French Language and Literature
    6
  • Geography
    2
  • German Language and Literature
    3
  • History
    66
  • International Relations and National Security Studies
    213
  • Japanese Language and Literature
    4
  • Journalism
    88
  • Latin American Studies
    3
  • Liberal Arts and Humanities
    75
  • Linguistics, Interpretation, and Translation
    22
  • Literature
    1
  • Minority and Group Studies
    2
  • Music History and Literature
    3
  • North American Studies
    4
  • Philosophy
    34
  • Political Science and Government
    98
  • Psychology
    272
  • Public Administration
    4
  • Radio, Television, and Digital Communication
    159
  • Religious Studies
    5
  • Rhetoric and Composition
    19
  • Romance Languages and Literatures
    3
  • Social Sciences
    39
  • Social Work and Youth Services
    48
  • Sociology
    38
  • Spanish Language and Literature
    12
  • Urban Studies and Affairs
    2

Protective Services

Graduates
  • Criminal Justice and Corrections
    4
  • Criminal Justice and Safety Studies
    7

Science, Technology, and Math

Graduates
  • Architecture Studies
    10
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
    4
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
    93
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
    131
  • Biological Sciences
    31
  • Biology
    111
  • Chemistry
    44
  • Computer and Information Sciences
    6
  • Computer Engineering
    67
  • Computer Science
    126
  • Computer Software Engineering
    7
  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
    26
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
    37
  • Engineering
    4
  • Geology and Earth Science
    5
  • Marine Biology and Oceanography
    10
  • Mathematics & Statistics
    121
  • Mechanical Engineering
    146
  • Network, Database, and System Administration
    6
  • Neuroscience and Neurobiology
    114
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
    29
  • Physics
    23
  • Pre-Medicine Studies
    25

Trades and Personal Services

Graduates
  • Business Support Services
    30
  • Computer Engineering Technician
    30
  • Computer Systems Technician
    4
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