Academic Programs


Click Major below for Requirements.

Concentration within Major

Degree Offered

Anthropology *Anthropology NONE Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Biological Sciences *Biology NONE Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Chemistry *Chemistry (1) Biochemistry
(2) General Chemistry
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (B.S.Ch.)
Computer Science *Computer Science NONE Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Criminology and
Criminal Justice
*Criminology and Criminal Justice NONE Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Earth Sciences *Earth Sciences (1) Geoarchaeology
(2) Geography
(3) Geology
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Economics Economics NONE Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
English *English (1) African American Literature
(2) Creative Writing
(3) English as a Second Language
(4) Language and Linguistics
(5) Literature
(6) Professional Writing
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Foreign Languages and Literatures *Foreign Languages
(With single language concentration from the first six or multiple language concentration from total list.) 
Click on the specific concentration on the right for course descriptions.
(1) French
(2) German
(3) Japanese
(4) Latin
(5) Spanish
(6) Italian
(7) Greek
(8) Russian
(9) Portuguese 
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
History *History NONE Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Mathematical Sciences *Mathematical Sciences (1) Mathematics
(2) Statistics
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Philosophy *Philosophy NONE Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Physics *Physics (1) General Physics
(2) Materials Science
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Political Science *Political Science NONE Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Psychology  *Psychology  (1) Behavioral Neuroscience
(2) Cognitive Science
(3) General Psychology
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Sociology *Sociology NONE Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Social Work *Social Work NONE Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Interdisciplinary Programs *African and African American Studies (1) Humanities
(2) Social and Behavioral Sciences
(3) The Arts
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
*International Studies (1) Global Processes
(2) Area Studies
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Individual program requirements described in the University of Memphis Undergraduate Catalog are subject to change. Please consult the college level advisor for changes that may occur before the publication of the next issue of the Catalog.
*Minor available.

The College of Arts and Sciences also offers minors in the following areas not listed above:

Aerospace Studies
Asian Studies
Environmental Studies
Judaic Studies
Legal Thought and Liberal Arts
Military Science
Naval Science
Non-Profit Management
Public Administration
Religious Studies
Women's and Gender Studies