College of Arts & Sciences

CAS Advising Support Center

CAS Majors & Minors

The College of Arts & Sciences offers more than 30 majors in the areas of Natural Sciences, Mathematics & Computer Science, Education, Social Sciences, and Humanities.  Below is a listing of all majors offered in the College with links to the Department Website, Typical Major Sequence, and information on career paths that our graduates have pursued in the past.  Given the number of majors offered both here and in the Haub School of Business, it is easy to get overwhelmed.  Please contact us with questions at casadvising@sju.edu or stop by the Center in Barbelin 122.

Updated 9-11-2014 (Please note that this page is being updated  - please check regularly updates and additional information.)


Major Minor? Additional Information
Actuarial Science
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet    Future Paths   
Ancient Studies (Concentration: Ancient Cultures)
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet    Future Paths
Ancient Studies (Concentration: Classics)
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet    Future Paths
Art (specializations in Art History, Photography, 3-Dimensional Media, Painting/Drawing, and Art Education)
Art and Art History
GEP Major Worksheet    Future Paths
Art Education K-12
No
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Asian Studies
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet    Future Paths
Autism Behavioral Studies
Yes (Autism Studies)
GEP Major Worksheet    Future Paths
Biology
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet    Future Paths (updated 9/11/14)
Chemical Biology
No
GEP Major Worksheet    Future Paths
Chemistry (with American Chemical Society Certification)
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet    Future Paths
Chemistry:  Environmental Chemistry Option

GEP Major Worksheet    Future Paths
Chemistry: Biochemistry Option

GEP Major Worksheet    Future Paths
Communication Studies
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet    Future Paths
Computer Science
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet    Future Paths
Criminal Justice
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Economics
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Education - Early Childhood/Elementary Pre K-4 Educational Studies Minor
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Education - Early Childhood/Elementary Pre K-4 + Special Education K-8 (Double Major) Educational Studies Minor
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Education - Elementary/MiddleSchool Years 4-8 
Educational Studies Minor
                                   
  • Language Arts Option
No
GEP Major Worksheet     
  • Language Arts/Math Option
No
GEP Major Worksheet   
  • Language Arts/Science Option
No
GEP Major Worksheet    
  • Social Studies Option
No
GEP Major Worksheet     
  • Social Studies/Math Option
No
GEP Major Worksheet    
  • Social Studies/Science Option
No
GEP Major Worksheet     
  • Math Option
No
GEP Major Worksheet     
  • Math/Science Option
No
GEP Major Worksheet     
  • Science Option
No
GEP Major Worksheet     
Education - Secondary Education (secondary major only, with primary major in content area) No
GEP Major Worksheet  (Pending) 
English (Tracks in Literature, Theater/Drama, Journalism & Writing)
Yes (English, Creative Writing, and Journalism)
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Environmental Science
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
European Studies
Certificate Program
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
French
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
French Studies
No
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
German
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
History
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Information Technology
No
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths (Updated 9/10/14)
Interdisciplinary Health Services
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
International Relations
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Italian
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Italian Studies
No
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Linguistics Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths (updated 9/10/14)
Mathematics
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Music
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Philosophy
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Physics
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Political Science
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Psychology
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths (updated 9/11/14)
Public Administration (Students can no longer declare this major)
No
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Religious Studies
Yes (Theology & Rel Studies)
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths (updated 9/11/14)
Sociology
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Spanish
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Theater & Film
Yes
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths
Theology
Yes (Theology & Rel Studies)
GEP Major Worksheet     Future Paths (updated 9/11/14)

 

Minors Only

 

Minor Additional Information
Aerospace Studies
Minor Overview (Updated 2/13/14)
Africana Studies
Minor Overview (Updated 2/13/14)
American Studies Minor Overview
Animal Studies Minor Overview
Autism Studies
Minor Overview
Behavioral Neuroscience
Minor Overview (Updated 2/13/14)
Creative Writing
Minor Overview (pending)
Educational Studies
Minor Overview
Environmental & Sustainability Studies
Minor Overview (updated 2/13/14)
Faith-Justice Studies
Minor Overview
Gender Studies
Minor Overview (updated 2/13/14)
Interdisciplinary Health Care Ethics

Minor Overview (Basic Track updated 2/13/14)

Minor Overview (Global Track updated 2/13/14)

Journalism

Minor Overview (Pending)

 

Justice and Ethics in the Law

Minor Overview

Latin American Studies (minor and minor plus certificate offered)
Minor Overview (updated 2/13/14)
Linguistics
Minor Overview (updated 2/13/14)
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Minor Overview
Music Industry
Minor Overview
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Minor Overview