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College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Pursue your passion within UConn’s largest and most diverse College. Choose from hundreds of courses across the sciences, social sciences, and humanities, and gain the worldly knowledge and technical skills you need to be an independent thinker, a lifelong learner, and a responsible citizen. Study with smart, curious students and be mentored by inspiring, world-renowned faculty, while participating in internships and research opportunities that set you up for success in an ever-changing career landscape.

With nearly 50 majors in 24 academic departments and many interdisciplinary programs, our College of Liberal Arts and Sciences has something for everyone.

Available Majors and Concentrations

Africana Studies

American Studies

  • History, Culture, and Society
  • Literature and the Arts
  • Political Science, Economics, and the Law
  • The Americas

Anthropology

Applied Mathematical Sciences

Biological Sciences

Chemistry

  • Chemistry (Bachelor of Science)
  • Chemistry (ACS Certified)
  • Environmental Chemistry (ACS Certified)

Chinese

Classics and Ancient Mediterranean Studies

  • Classics
  • Ancient Mediterranean Studies

Cognitive Science

Communication

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Economics

Engineering Physics

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Materials Science and Engineering

English

  • Irish Literature
  • Creative Writing
  • Teaching English

Environmental Sciences

  • Sustainable Systems
  • Global Change
  • Human Health

Environmental Studies

French

  • French for Global Community
  • French Cultural and Literary Studies

Geography

Geoscience

German

  • German Literature
  • German Studies

History

Human Development and Family Studies

Human Rights

Italian Literary and Cultural Studies

Journalism

Judaic Studies

  • General Judaic Studies
  • Classical Judaic Studies

Latino and Latin American Studies

Linguistics/Philosophy

Marine Sciences*

Maritime Studies*

  • Anthropology
  • Economics
  • English
  • Geography
  • History
  • Political Science

Mathematics

Mathematics/Actuarial Science

Mathematics/Actuarial Science/Finance

Mathematics/Physics

  • Physics Emphasis
  • Mathematics Emphasis

Mathematics/Statistics

Molecular and Cell Biology

Philosophy

Physics

  • General
  • Applied

Physiology and Neurobiology

Political Science

Psychological Sciences

  • Standard
  • Research Concentration
  • Honors

Sociology

Spanish

Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences

Statistics

Structural Biology and Biophysics

Urban and Community Studies

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

  • Gender Globalization/Transnational Feminisms
  • Sexualities
  • Gender, Science, and Health
  • Arts, History, and Cultures

*This major requires coursework at multiple UConn campuses.