Majors Offered

Majors Offered

Northwest Nazarene University offers undergraduate degrees in 42 majors. The degree requirements are given in this catalog in the section describing the sponsoring department. The majors offered are:

Accounting

Applied Studies 

Art

Biblical Studies

Biology

Business Administration 

Chemistry

Christian Ministry

Communication

Computer Graphic Design

Computer Information Systems

Computer Science

Criminal Justice

Cultural Studies

Elementary Education

Engineering

English

Financial Economics

Global Business

History

Intercultural Ministry (Missions)

International Studies

Liberal Studies

Management

Marketing

Mass Communication

Mathematics 

Music

Nursing

Philosophy

Philosophy and Religion

Physics

Political Science

Pre-Physical Therapy

Psychology

Recreation and Sports Management

Secondary Education

Social Work

Sociology

Spanish

Special Education

Youth Ministry

Within many of these majors, various specializations (concentration, emphases, or tracks) or minors are available or are required. Students may find these opportunities listed in the major description sections of this catalog.

Individualized Major: For students whose educational objectives cannot be met by one of the majors given above, the individualized major gives opportunity for students to design a program of study. Each individualized major must be approved by the appropriate curriculum committee. For additional information see the Special Programs chapter.