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  Longwood University Undergraduate Catalog 2005 - 2006

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  Academic Programs of Study

Longwood University awards the Bachelor of Arts, the Bachelor of Science, the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, the Bachelor of Music and the Bachelor of Fine Arts to successful undergraduate students. A minimum of 120 semester hours is required for graduation in each of the programs unless otherwise noted for a major degree program.

In order to earn a degree from Longwood, each student must pursue and complete a concentrated course of study in a major area. These requirements must be met in addition to the completion of the general education and additional degree requirements. At the undergraduate level, Longwood offers majors in 22 fields of study. Detailed requirements for each major program are listed with the appropriate department. The programs of major study, with the degree options for each, are as follows:

Major

Degree Options

 

 

Anthropology

B.A., B.S.

Biology

B.A., B.S.

Business Administration

B.S.B.A

Chemistry

B.A., B.S.

Communication Studies

B.A.

Communication Sciences and Disorders

B.S.

Community Health Education

B.S.

Computer Science

B.A., B.S.

Criminology & Criminal Justice

B.S.

Economics

B.A., B.S.

English

B.A.

History

B.A.

Kinesiology

B.S.

Liberal Studies

B.A., B.S.

Mathematics

B.A., B.S.

Modern Languages

B.A.

Physics

B.A., B.S.

Political Science

B.A., B.S.

Psychology

B.S.

Social Work

B.A., B.S.

Sociology

B.A., B.S.

Therapeutic Recreation

B.S.

Visual and Performing Arts

B.A., B.M., B.F.A.

                     - Art

 

                     - Music

 

                     - Theatre

 

Students may choose to minor in one of the following fields. Students choosing to minor in a field of study must have a 2.0 GPA in courses in that field of study.

Minors

Anthropology Environmental Studies Music
Art History Economics Outdoor Education
Art, General English Philosophy
Biology French Photography
Business Administration Geography Physics
Chemistry German Political Science
Coaching Graphic Design Pre-Professional Clinical Studies
Communications Studies Health Education Psychology
Computer Science History Sociology
Computer Security, Forensics, and Law International Studies Spanish
Creative Writing Journalism & Professional Writing Special Education
Criminology & Criminal Justice Leadership Studies Theatre
Earth Science

 Mathematics

Women’s Studies
 
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