Undergraduate Catalog

Undergraduate Programs

Field of Study Degree Option/ Concentration Teacher Education Minor Undergrad. Certificate GradTrac Integrated Degree
Accountancy* B.B.*     X*   X X
African American Studies*       X*      
Aging Studies       X      
Agricultural Business   X       X  
Agricultural Economics       X      
Agricultural Science   X       X  
Agricultural Technology Management       X      
Agriculture B.S.   X X   X  
Agronomy       X      
American Government   X       X X
Animal Science       X      
Anthropology B.A.     X   X X
Apparel and Textile Merchandising B.S.     X      
Applied Music   X       X  
Art B.A.; B.F.A.   X      X X
Art History       X      
Art Studio       X      
Athletic Training B.S.            
Bilingual/English as a Second Language* B.S.Ed.*   X*        
Biochemistry   X       X
Biology B.S.   X     X  
Botany   X   X   X  
Broadcasting B.A.     X   X
Business*       X*      
Business Analytics       X      
Chemistry B.S.   X X   X X
Clinical Laboratory Science B.S.         X  
Coaching       X      
Communication* B.A.*     X*   X
Communication Sciences and Disorders B.S.         X  
Communication Studies*   X*       X X
Computational and Data-Enabled Mathematics and Statistics   X       X X
Computer-Mediated Communication*       X*      
Computer Science B.S.     X   X X
Construction Management B.S.         X  
Construction Technology       X      
Contemporary United States Studies       X      
Corrections*       X*      
Creative Writing       X      
Criminalistics*       X*      
Cyber Security B.S.      X   X  
Dance       X      
Dietetics B.S.            
Early Childhood Education   X X        
Economics* B.A.; B.B.     X*   X X
Elementary Education* B.S.Ed.*   X*        
Emergency Management B.S.     X   X  
Emerging Design Technologies       X      
Engineering** B.S.**            
Engineering Physics   X         X
Engineering Technology* B.S.*         X  
English* B.A.*   X X*   X  
Enterprise Marketing*   X*       X X
Environmental Biology   X       X  
Environmental Studies       X      
Event Planning and Management*       X*      
Exercise Science B.S.         X  
Facilities Management   X        X  
Film       X      
Finance* B.B.     X*   X X
Fire Administration*   X   X*      
Fire Administration & Management         X    
Fire Prevention Technology         X    
Fire Protection Services B.S.         X  
Fire Science   X   X   X  
Fisheries       X      
Foreign Languages and Cultures B.A.         X X
Forensic Chemistry B.S.     X     X
Forensic Psychology    X   X    
Forensic Science       X      
French    X   X   X X
French Teacher Education B.A.    X        
General Studies* B.A.*           X
Geographic Information Systems       X      
Geography       X      
Geography and Geographic Information Science B.S.         X X
Geology B.S.     X   X  
Geospatial Science   X       X X
German    X   X   X
Global Politics       X      
Graphic Communication B.S.     X   X
Graphic Design   X   X   X
Health Services Management B.S.            
History* B.A.   X X*   X  X
Homeland Security       X      
Horticulture       X      
Hospitality Management B.S.     X      
Human Resource Management* B.B.*     X*   X X
Industrial Technology       X      
Information Systems* B.S.*     X*   X  
Information Technology            
Interdisciplinary Studies B.A.; B.S.            
International Business*       X*      
International Relations/Comparative Politics   X       X X
International Studies       X      
Interpersonal Communication and Processes*   X*       X X
Jazz Studies       X      
Journalism B.A.     X   X X
Law and Society       X      
Law Enforcement and Justice Administration* B.S.*     X*   X X
Legal Studies*       X*      
Liberal Arts and Sciences* B.L.A.S.*         X
Literature and Language*   X*       X  
Management* B.B.*     X*   X X
Manufacturing Technology*       X*      
Marketing* B.B.*     X*   X X
Marketing Technology*    X*        X
Mathematics B.S.   X X   X X
Mechanical Engineering** B.S.**            
Medical Sciences   X       X  
Meteorology B.S.         X X
Microbiology   X   X   X  
Middle Level Education B.S.Ed.   X        
Middle Level Literacy Teaching     X X      
Middle Level Mathematics Teaching     X X      
Middle Level Science Teaching     X X      
Middle Level Social Studies Teaching     X X      
Military History       X      
Military Science       X      
Modern Global History       X      
Music B.M.   X X   X  
Music Business   X   X      
Music Therapy   X          
Musical Theatre B.F.A.            
Natural Resources Conservation       X      
Network Technologies       X      
Neuroscience       X      
Nonprofit Administration*       X*      
Nursing* B.S.N.*            
Nutrition       X      
Nutrition and Foodservice Management B.S.            
Occupational Safety       X      
Operations Management*       X*      
Outdoor Leadership       X      
Paleontology   X          
Performance-Theatre   X       X  
Pharmacy   X         X
Philosophy       X      
Physical Education B.S.   X        
Physics B.S.   X X   X X
Plant Breeding       X      
Political Science B.A.     X   X
Pre-Law Honors       X      
Pre-Law  History   X       X X
Pre-Law  Political Science   X       X X
Pre-MBA*       X*      
Precision Agriculture       X      
Production/Design – Theatre   X       X  
Professional Writing*       X*      
Psychology* B.S.     X*   X  
Psychology of Substance Abuse       X      
Public Administration and Public Service       X      
Public Administration/Public Policy   X       X X
Public Health B.S.         X  
Queer Studies       X      
Recreation, Park and Tourism Administration* B.S.*     X*   X X
Religious Studies*       X*      
Renewable Energy and Biofuels Technology   X          
Renewable Energy and Wind Technology   X          
Renewable Energy, Policy, Planning & Management   X          
Scuba Diving       X      
Security Administration*       X*      
Social Influence*   X*       X X
Social Work B.S.W.         X  
Sociology* B.A.     X*   X X
Spanish*   X   X*   X X
Spanish Teacher Education B.A.   X        
Special Education B.S.Ed.   X        
Sports Broadcasting   X   X   X X
Supply Chain Management* B.B.*     X*   X
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages*       X*      
Theatre B.A.     X   X  
Therapeutic Recreation       X      
Weather and Climate       X      
Women's Studies*       X*      
Youth Development   X          
Zoology   X   X   X  

* Programs available at WIU-Quad Cities.

** Final two years are completed at WIU-QC campus.

Information about WIU’s Teacher Education requirements appears in the Teacher Education section. Information about interdisciplinary minors appears in the Interdisciplinary Studies Minors and Courses section.

In addition to the programs of study listed on the chart, pre-professional programs are offered at the University in the following fields:

  • Engineering
  • Law
  • Forestry
  • MBA
  • Health
  • Veterinary Medicine

Dual programs are available in Clinical Laboratory Science and Engineering in cooperation with approved schools of medical technology and the University of Illinois. Students can complete requirements for a bachelor’s degree in the College of Arts and Sciences while working toward a professional degree or certificate. An additional dual program is available in Doctor of Chiropractic with Palmer College of Chiropractic. Students can complete requirements for a Bachelor of Arts in General Studies while working toward a professional degree or certificate. For more information, please see the Pre-Professional and Dual Programs section.