Central Washington University offers the following undergraduate degrees.
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Arts in Education
Bachelor of Music
Bachelor of Science
Students wishing to earn a B.A., B.MUS., or B.S. degree must complete (1) the general education program; (2) a concentration of at least 60 credits which may be satisfied by a specified major, or a specified major and minor, or a specified major and courses in other fields as prescribed by the major department; (3) electives in sufficient quantity to bring the total quarter credits to 180; and (4) other degree requirements as specified. Major fields of study are listed below. Minor concentrations are offered in many fields.
Students wishing to earn a B.A.Ed. degree must complete (1) the general education program; (2) a major in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education or Special Education and minors, when appropriate; (3) the professional education foundation courses; (4) 180 total quarter credits; and (5) other general degree requirements as listed under the College of Education and Professional Studies section in this catalog. Please note that a major in Early Childhood Education requires a minor in Elementary Education. Other majors may select any university minor; however, students are strongly encouraged to select an endorsable teaching minor.
Major Field Degree Administrative of Study Designation Unit or Department Accounting B.S. Accounting Administrative B.S. Administrative Management Management and - Administrative Assistant Business - Office Management Education - Office Systems - Retail Management Anthropology B.A., B.S. Anthropology - Museology Anthropology B.A. Anthropology - Teaching Art B.A. Art - Ceramics - Computer Art - Drawing - Jewelry and Metalsmithing - Painting - Personalized Studies - Photography - Printmaking - Sculpture - Wood Design Art Teaching B.A. Art Art Teaching B.A. Art Broad Area Biology B.A., B.S. Biological Sciences - Ecology - Environmental/Public Health Biology - General Biology - Medical Technology - Microbiology - Plant Sciences Biology Teaching B.S. Biological Sciences Business B.S. Business Administration Administration - Finance - General Business - Human Resource Management - International Business - Management and Organization - Marketing Management - Operations Management/Information Systems Business Education B.S. Administrative Management and Business Education Chemistry B.A., B.S. Chemistry - Biochemistry Chemistry Teaching B.A. Chemistry Community Health B.S. Physical Education, - Chemical Dependency, Health Education and - Community Health Education Leisure Services Computer Science B.S. Computer Science - Artificial Intelligence - Computer Systems - Information Systems - Scientific Computing - Software Design and Applications Construction B.S. Industrial Management and Engineering Technology Early Childhood B.A.Ed. Education Education Earth Science B.A. Geology Economics B.S. Economics - Managerial Economics - General Economics - Operations Analysis Electronics B.S. Industrial and Engineering Engineering Technology Technology Elementary Education B.A.Ed. Education English B.A. English English Teaching B.A. English Family and Consumer B.A. Family and Consumer Studies Sciences - Apparel Design - Family Studies - Personalized Studies Family and Consumer B.A.; B.S. Family and Consumer Sciences Sciences Fashion B.S. Interdisciplinary Merchandising Fitness and Sport B.S. Physical Education, Management Health Education, and Leisure Services Flight Technology B.S. Industrial and - Airway Science Engineering Aircraft Systems Management Technology Aviation Maintenance Management - Flight Officer - Aviation and Airport Management Food Science and B.S. Family and Consumer Nutrition Sciences - Nutrition and Dietetics - Nutrition Science - Food Service Management Foreign Languages B.A. Foreign Languages - Chinese, French, German, - Japanese, Russian, Spanish Foreign Language B.A. Foreign Languages Broad Area - Chinese, French, German, - Japanese, Russian, Spanish Foreign Language B.A. Foreign Languages Teaching - Chinese, French, German, - Japanese, Russian, Spanish Foreign Language B.A. Foreign Languages Teaching Broad Area - Chinese, French, German, - Japanese, Russian, Spanish Geography B.A. Geography and - General Geography Land Studies - Land Use Planning - Environmental and Resource Management - Physical Geography - Geographic Information Systems - International/Foreign Area Studies Geography Teaching B.A. Geography and Land Studies Geology B.A., B.S. Geology Gerontology B.S. Sociology Graphic Design B.A. Art History B.A. History History Teaching B.A. History History Teaching B.A. History Broad Area Individual Studies B.A., B.S., Dean of B.MUS. Academic Services Industrial Education B.S. Industrial and Engineering Technology Industrial Education B.S. Industrial and Broad Area Teaching Engineering Technology Industrial Technology B.S. Industrial and Engineering Technology Language Arts B.A. English - Teaching Elementary - Teaching Middle Level Law and Justice B.A. Law and Justice - Law Enforcement - Prelaw/Paralegal - Corrections Leisure Services B.S. Physical Education, Health Education and Leisure Services Loss Control B.S. Industrial and Management Engineering - Loss Control Management Technology - Hazardous Materials Handling and Management Marketing Education B.S. Administrative Management and Business Education Mathematics B.A., B.S. Mathematics - Actuarial Science Mathematics Teaching B.A. Mathematics Secondary Mechanical B.S. Industrial and Engineering Engineering Technology Technology - Manufacturing Technology - Mechanical Technology Military Science B.S. Military Science Music B.A. Music Keyboard or Guitar B.MUS. Music Performance Music Business B.MUS. Music Theory-Composition B.MUS. Music Percussion B.MUS. Music Performance String Performance B.MUS. Music Vocal Performance B.MUS. Music Wind Performance B.MUS. Music Music Education B.MUS. Music - Broad Area - Choral Music - Instrumental Music Paramedic B.S. Physical Education, Health Education and Leisure Services Philosophy B.A. Philosophy - Religious Studies Physical Education B.S. Physical Education, Health Education and Leisure Services Physical Education: B.S. Physical Education, Teaching K-12 Health Education and Leisure Services Physics B.A., B.S. Physics - Engineering Political Science B.A. Political Science Political Science: B.A. Political Science Teaching Print Journalism B.A. Communication Psychology B.A. Psychology - Community Psychology - Developmental Psychology - Personnel/Industrial/Organization Psychology Teaching B.A. Psychology Public Relations B.A. Communication School Health B.A. Physical Education, Education Health Education and Leisure Services Science-Mathematics B.S. Science Education Education Program Social Science B.A. Interdisciplinary Social Science: B.A. Interdisciplinary Teaching Elementary Social Science: B.A. Interdisciplinary Teaching Junior High/Middle School Social Services B.S. Sociology Sociology B.A., B.S. Sociology Sociology: Teaching B.A. Sociology Sociology: Teaching B.A. Sociology Secondary Special Education B.A.Ed. Education Speech B.A. Communication Communication Theatre Arts B.A. Theatre Arts - General Studies - Performance - Design and Technology - Youth Drama - Theatre Management Theatre Arts B.A. Theatre Arts Secondary Education Video B.A. Communication Communication Studies Vocational-Technical B.S. Industrial and Trade and Industrial Engineering Education Technology
Certificate Programs Offered
The following certificates are offered:
Reading Resource Specialist
Traffic Safety Education
Trade and Industrial
Vocational Family and Consumer Sciences Education
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