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The College of Arts & Sciences provides the greatest range of undergraduate programs in the state of South Dakota and is the largest academic unit at USD. Whether you have already settled on a professional path or are still considering your options, you will find a program with us that enables you to fulfill your goals.

The College of Arts & Sciences offers the following programs.

  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
  • Bachelor of General Studies (B.G.S.)
  • Minors
  • Certificates

If you are interested in graduate programs, discover what the College of Arts & Sciences has to offer. Graduate Programs

Undergraduate Degree Programs

Programs Degree Minor Certificate

Anthropology

B.A./B.S.

Minor

 

Archaeology

 

Minor

 

Biology

 

Minor

 

Biology-Conservation & Biodiversity

 

B.S.

 

 

 

Biology-Physiology, Cell & Molecular Biology

 

B.S.

 

 

Biology with Secondary Education Certification

B.S.

 

 

Biomedical Engineering

B.S.

 

 

Chemistry

B.S.

Minor

 

Civic Leadership Studies

 

Minor

 

Classical Humanities

 

Minor

 

Communication and Leadership

 

 

Certificate

Communication Sciences & Disorders

B.A./B.S.

 

 

Communication Studies

B.A./B.S.

Minor

 

Computer Science

B.A./B.S.

Minor

 

Creative Writing

 

Minor

 

Criminal Justice

B.A./B.S.

Minor

 

Conservation & Biodiversity

 

 

Minor

 

Disaster Response

 

Minor

 

Earth Sciences

 

Minor

 

Economics

B.A./B.S.

Minor

 

English

B.A./B.S.

Minor

 

English-Creative Writing

B.A./B.S.

 

 

English-Professional Writing

B.A./B.S.

 

 

English-Secondary Teaching

B.A./B.S.

 

 

English with Secondary Education Certification

B.A./B.S.

 

 

Forensic Anthropology

 

 

Certificate

General Studies

A.A./B.G.S.

 

 

Geography

 

Minor

 

German

B.A.

Minor

 

Gerontology

 

Minor

 

Health and Culture

 

 

Certificate

History

B.A./B.S.

Minor

 

Integrated Science

A.S.

 

 

Interdisciplinary Sciences

 

Minor

 

International Studies

B.A.

Minor

 

Laboratory Science

 

 

Certificate

Latin American Studies

 

Minor

 

Legal Studies

B.A./B.S.

Minor

 

Linguistics

 

Minor

 

Mathematics

B.S.

Minor

 

Mathematics with Secondary Education Certification

B.S.

   

Media & Journalism

 

Minor

 

Media & Journalism-Journalism

B.A./B.S.

 

 

 

Media & Journalism-Strategic Communication (Advertising/Public Relations)

B.A./B.S.

 

 

Medical Biology

B.S.

 

 

Military Science

 

Minor

 

Multicultural Studies

 

Minor

 

Native American Studies

B.A.

Minor

 

Native American Studies-Lakota Studies

B.A.

 

 

Neuroscience

 

Minor

 

Neuroscience-Cognitive

B.S.

 

 

Neuroscience-Molecular and Cellular

B.S.

 

 

Nonprofit Studies

 

Minor

 

Philosophy

B.A./B.S.

Minor

 

Philosophy-Ethics, Law & Society

B.A./B.S.

 

 

Physics

B.S.

Minor

 

Physics-Applied Physics

B.S.

 

 

Physics with Secondary Education Certification

B.S.

 

 

Political Science

B.A./B.S.

Minor

 

Professional Ethics

 

 

Certificate

Professional Writing

 

 

Certificate

Psychology

B.A./B.S.

Minor

 

Psychology-Disaster Response

B.A./B.S.

Minor

 

Regulatory Affairs

 

 

Certificate

Religious Studies

 

Minor

 

Russian Studies

 

Minor 

 

Social Media Marketing

 

Minor

 

Sociology

B.A./B.S.

Minor

 

Spanish

B.A.

Minor

 

Sport Marketing & Media

B.A./B.S.

Minor

 

Statistics

 

Minor

 

Sustainability

 

Minor

 

Sustainability-Environmental Science

B.S.

 

 

Sustainability-Human and Natural Systems

B.A./B.S.

 

 

Technical Leadership

B.S.

 

 

Tourism and Hospitality Marketing

 

 

Certificate

Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

 

Minor

 

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