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Majors & Minors

Our academic majors offer students valuable opportunities. Whether you are studying across disciplines and broadening your knowledge base or conducting research with award-winning faculty in areas that address some of the most pressing issues facing our society and the planet, you are acquiring skills that will help you achieve your goals.

Find information on graduation rates, and the typical length of time to degree at Institutional Research and Decision Support.

Majors

School of Engineering

School of Natural Sciences

  • Applied Mathematical Sciences, B.S. *
    Emphases:
    • Computational and Data Sciences
    • Computational Biology
    • Computer Science
    • Economics
    • Engineering
    • Environmental
    • Physics
  • Biological Sciences, B.S. *, **
    Emphases:
    • Developmental Biology
    • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
    • Human Biology
    • Microbiology and Immunology
    • Molecular and Cell Biology
  • Chemistry, B.S. *
    Emphases:
    • Biological Chemistry
    • Chemistry
    • Materials Chemistry

School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts

Undeclared

Bobcat Advising Center

* Transfer students must choose an emphasis.
** Learn about an accelerated pathway that makes it possible to earn your 
 degree in three years: ns-advising.ucmerced.edu/acceleratedplan.
*** First year applicants only.
**** All applicants must choose an emphasis.

Minors