Applying to Your UB Major & Minor

If you are a current UB student who entered the university undecided about your major, changed your major along the way, or you need to take timely action and apply, follow the important steps below to ensure acceptance to your major by no later than 60 credits completed.

Top 3 Reasons to Apply Now!

  1. Gain access to major-only courses.
  2. Receive important departmental communications and services, including internship opportunities.
  3. Maintain eligibility for financial aid and stay on track toward timely graduation.

How to Apply

  1. Find your desired program in the list below and click the corresponding link for further application instructions. Note: Application requirements and deadlines vary by program.
  2. The Academic Program will make all admission decisions.
  3. Direct all questions and admission decision inquiries to the Academic Program.

Academic Programs

 

Accounting

BS

Aerospace Engineering

BS | Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Double Major BS

African-American Studies

BA (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

American Studies

BA (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

Anthropology

BA (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

Architecture

BS | Minor

Art

Fine Arts BFA | Studio Art BA | Minor (PDF)

Art History

BA | Minor (PDF)

Asian Studies

BA | Minor

Biochemistry

BS

Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

BS (PDF) | Concentration in Computer Science and Engineering

Biological Sciences

BA (PDF) | BS (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

Biomedical Engineering

BS

Biomedical Sciences

BS

Biotechnology

BS

Business Administration

BS

Chemical Engineering

BS

Chemistry

BA | BS | Minor

Chinese

Minor (PDF)

Civil Engineering

BS

Classics

BA (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

Communication

BA

Computational Physics

BS

Computer Engineering

BS

Computer Science

BA | BS | Minor

Counseling

Minor

Creative Writing

Certificate (PDF)

Criminology

Minor

Dance

BA | BFA

Data Intensive Computing

Certificate

Economics

BA (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

Education

Minor

Education Leadership and Policy for Equity

Minor

Electrical Engineering

BS | Minor

Engineering Physics

BS

English

BA (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

Environmental Design

BA | Minor

Environmental Engineering

BS

Environmental Geosciences

BS (PDF)

Exercise Science

BS

Film Studies

BA (PDF)

French

BA | Minor

Game Studies

Certificate

Geography

BA (DOCX) | Minor (PDF)

Geological Sciences

BA (PDF) | BS (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

Geographic Information Science

BS (DOCX)

German

BA (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

Global Gender Studies

BA (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

Health and Wellness

Minor

History

BA (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

Industrial Engineering

BS

Information Studies

Minor

International Trade

BA (DOCX)

Italian

BA | Minor

Japanese

Minor (PDF)

Jewish Studies

BA (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

Journalism

Certificate (PDF)

Korean

Minor (PDF)

Latina/Latino Studies

Minor (PDF)

Linguistics

BA (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

Management

Minor

Manufacturing

Minor

Mathematical Physics

BS

Mathematics

BA | BS | Minor

Mathematics-Economics

BA

Mechanical Engineering

BS | Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Double Major BS

Media Study

BA (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

Medical Technology

BS

Medicinal Chemistry

BS | Minor

Music

Music BA (PDF) | Minor (PDF) | Music Performance MusB (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

Music Theatre

BFA

Nuclear Medicine Technology

BS

Nursing

BS

Nutrition

Minor

Occupational Science/Occupational Therapy

BS/MS

Pharmaceutical Sciences

BS | Minor

Pharmacology and Toxicology

BS | Minor

Pharmacy

PharmD | PharmD Early Assurance

Philosophy

BA (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

Physical Therapy

DPT

Physics

BA | BS | Minor

Polish Studies

Minor (PDF)

Political Science

BA (PDF) | Minor (PDF)

Psychology

BA (PDF) | BS (PDF)

Public Health

BS | Minor

Social Sciences Interdisciplinary

  • Concentration in Cognitive Science BA (PDF)
  • Concentration in Environmental Studies BA | BS (PDF) | Minor (PDF)
  • Concentration in Health and Human Services BA (PDF)
  • Concentration in International Studies BA (PDF)
  • Concentration in Legal Studies BA (PDF)
  • Concentration in Urban and Public Policy Studies BA (PDF)

Sociology

BA | Minor

Spanish

BA | Minor

Special Studies

BA | BS

Speech and Hearing Science

BA (DOC) | Minor (DOC)

Statistics

BA | Minor

Theatre

BA | Minor

Theatre Design/Technology

BFA

Theatre Performance

BFA

Last updated: August 04, 2017 1:52 pm EST

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