The University of Mary Washington offers several majors, special major options and certificates for course of study. The links below lead to the Academic Department sites. See the Academic Catalog for further descriptions of the programs listed below.
Students may request to pursue a special major, an interdisciplinary program approved on a case by case basis. BA/BS students and BLS students follow different procedures for the approval. For more information about these procedures.
The College of Education offers, as electives toward the bachelor’s degree, courses designed to prepare the liberal arts student to meet requirements for licensure as a teacher.
Full details for all courses of study in education are found in the education section of the Undergraduate Academic Catalog.
The following are areas in which the UMW offers courses but does not offer formal majors or minors. In the case of pre-dental, pre-med, and pre-veterinarian areas, faculty advisors assist students in selecting the courses they should take in order to be well prepared for pursuing these career paths.
|Dance||Military Science*||Undergraduate Research|
|First-Year Seminar||Physical Education|
*University of Mary Washington is an affiliate of the George Mason University Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) Patriot Battalion.