Central Washington University offers the following undergraduate degrees.
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Arts in Education
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Bachelor of Music
Bachelor of Science
Students wishing to earn a B.A., B.F.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 -Administrative Management Education -Information Technology -Retail Management and Technology Anthropology B.A., B.S. Anthropology and Museum Studies -Museum Studies Anthropology B.A. Anthropology and Museum Studies -Teaching Art B.F.A. Art -Graphic Design -Studio Art Art B.A. Art Art Teaching B.A. Art Asia/Pacific Studies B.A. Interdisciplinary 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 Communication Studies B.A. Communication 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. Teacher Education Programs Education Earth Science B.A. Geological Sciences Economics B.S. Economics -Managerial Economics -General Economics Electronics B.S. Industrial and Engineering Engineering Technology Technology -Computing Engineering Technology -Electronic Systems Elementary Education B.A.Ed. Education English B.A. English English: Teaching B.A. English Family and Consumer B.A. Family and Consumer Studies Studies -Family Studies -Personalized Studies Family and Consumer B.A. Family and Consumer Sciences Sciences Family & Consumer B.S. Family and Consumer Sciences Vocational Sciences Teaching Fashion B.S. Interdisciplinary Merchandising 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 System -International/Foreign Area Studies Geography: Teaching B.A. Geography and Land Studies Geology B.A., B.S. Geological Science Gerontology B.S. Psychology History B.A. History History: Teaching B.A. History Broad Area Individual Studies B.A., B.S., Associate Vice President for Academic B.MUS. Affairs 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 Journalism B.A. Communication -Print Journalism -Broadcast Journalism -Online Media Language Arts B.A. English -Teaching Elementary -Teaching Middle Level Law and Justice B.A. Law and Justice -Law Enforcement -Prelaw/Paralegal -Corrections 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 Music B.A. Music Keyboard or Guitar B.MUS. Music Performance 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 Primate Behavior and B.S. Interdisciplinary Ecology Psychology B.A. Psychology Public Policy B.S. Interdisciplinary Public Relations B.A. Communication Recreation and Tourism B.S. Physical Education, -Recreation Management Health Education -Tourism Management & Leisure Services Safety and Health B.S. Industrial and Engineering Management Technology -Construction Safety -Risk Management -Safety and Health Management 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 Secondary Social Services B.S. Sociology Sociology B.A., B.S. Sociology Special Education B.A.Ed. Teacher Education Programs Theatre Arts B.A. Theatre Arts -General Studies -Performance -Design and Technology -Youth Drama -Theatre Management Theatre Arts B.A. Theatre Arts Secondary Education Visual Art: Teaching B.A. Art
Certificate Programs Offered
The following certificates are offered:
Law and Justice
Library Media-All Levels
Reading Resource Specialist
Supply Chain Management
Traffic Safety Education
Trade and Industrial
Vocational Family and Consumer Sciences Education