Majors and Fields of Study

Undergraduate Majors

For a list that includes areas of focus and live links to department websites, visit uri.edu/admission/majors.


College of Arts & Sciences

Gender and Women’s Studies: B.A
German: B.A.
History: B.A.
Italian: B.A.
Journalism: B.A.
Latin American Studies: B.A.*
Mathematics: B.A., B.S.
Music: B.A., B.M.
Philosophy: B.A.
Physics: B.A.*, B.S.
Physics and Physical Oceanography: B.S.
Political Science: B.A.
Psychology: B.A., B.S.
Public Relations: B.A.
Sociology: B.A., B.S.
Spanish: B.A.
Theatre: B.F.A.
Writing and Rhetoric: B.A.

College of Business Administration


College of Engineering


College of the Environment and Life Sciences

 


College of Human Science and Services

Communicative Disorders: B.S.
Education: Elementary B.A., Secondary B.A., B.S.
Health Studies: B.S.
Human Development and Family Studies: B.S.

College of Nursing

Nursing: B.S.


College of Pharmacy

Pharmaceutical Sciences: B.S.
Pharmacy: Pharm.D. (six years)


Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Continuing Education

 


* This degree program is not accepting applicants. Search the online or print catalog to learn if the field of study is available under a different program.

 

Graduate Fields of Study


Master of Arts

 


Master of Science

Accounting
Biological and Environmental Sciences
• Cell and Molecular Biology
• Integrative and Evolutionary Biology
• Environmental and Earth Sciences
• Ecology and Ecosystems Sciences
• Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems
Chemical Engineering**
Chemistry
Civil and Environmental Engineering**
Computer Science
Electrical Engineering**
Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
Human Development and Family Studies
• College Student Personnel
• Human Development and Family Studies
• Marriage and Family Therapy

 


Doctor of Philosophy

Applied Mathematical Sciences*
Biological and Environmental Sciences
• Cell and Molecular Biology
• Integrative and Evolutionary Biology
• Ecology and Ecosystems Sciences
• Environmental and Earth Sciences
• Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems
Business Administration
• Finance and Insurance
• Management
• Management Science
• Marketing
Chemical Engineering**
Chemistry
Civil and Environmental Engineering**
Computer Science
Education (joint URI-RIC)
Electrical Engineering**

 


Professional Degrees

 


Post-Baccaulaureate Certificate Programs

Chemical Engineering (Polymers)
Cyber Security
Digital Forensics
Electrical Engineering (VLSI)
Gender and Women’s Studies
Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing (GIS/RS)
Interdisciplinary Neuroscience
Labor Relations & Human Resources
Library & Information Studies
Nursing
Textiles, Fashion Merchandising & Design


* This degree program is not accepting applicants. Search the online or print catalog to learn if the field of study is available under a different program.


** This program includes the option of earning dual degrees from URI and from Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany. For more information, visit uri.edu/iep.