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2016–18


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PURCHASE COLLEGE CATALOG 2016–18
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Majors and Minors

Undergraduate Majors | Undergraduate Minors
Graduate Majors, Artist Diplomas, and Performers Certificates

Concentrations and areas of study available within majors are described in the linked program sections.

Undergraduate Majors:

Acting, BFA
Anthropology, BA
Art History, BA
Arts Management, BA
Biochemistry, BA
Biology, BA, BS (with optional concentrations)
Chemistry, BA (with optional concentration)
Cinema Studies, BA
Communications, BS
Creative Writing, BA
Dance, BFA (with concentrations)
Economics, BA
Environmental Studies, BA
Film, BFA
Gender Studies, BA
Graphic Design, BFA
History, BA
Journalism, BA
Language and Culture, BA (see program section for languages offered)
Latin American Studies, BA
Liberal Arts, BA (individualized study)
Liberal Studies, BA
Liberal Studies: Arts, BA
Liberal Studies: Legal Studies, BA
Literature, BA
Mathematics/Computer Science, BA
Media, Society, and the Arts, BA
Music Composition, MusB
Music Performance: Instrumental, MusB (with concentrations)
Music Performance: Jazz Studies, MusB
Music Performance: Vocal (Voice/Opera Studies), MusB
Music: Studio Composition, MusB
Music: Studio Production, MusB
New Media, BA
Painting/Drawing, BFA
Philosophy, BA
Photography, BFA
Playwriting and Screenwriting, BA
Political Science, BA (with optional concentrations)
Printmaking, BFA
Psychology, BA (with optional concentration)
Sculpture, BFA
Sociology, BA (with concentrations)
Theatre Design/Technology, BFA (with concentrations)
Theatre and Performance, BA
Visual Arts, BS
Visual Arts: Interdisciplinary, BFA

Undergraduate Minors:

Anthropology
Art History
Arts Management
Asian Studies
Biology
Chemistry
Chinese
Economics
Environmental Studies
French
Gender Studies
History
Italian
Jewish Studies
Journalism
Latin American Studies
Linguistics
Literature
Mathematics/Computer Science
Media, Society, and the Arts
Music
Philosophy
Philosophy and the Arts
Playwriting
Political Science
Psychology
Screenwriting
Sociology
Spanish
Theatre and Performance
Visual Arts

Graduate Majors, Artist Diplomas, and Performers Certificates:

Art History, MA*
Entrepreneurship in the Arts, MA
Music, MM (with concentrations)
Music Artist Diplomas (see program section for areas of study)
Music Performers Certificates (see program section for areas of study)
Visual Arts, MFA*
 
*MA/MFA Option:
A three-year program leading to both the MA in art history and the MFA in visual arts is also available.


For updates during 2016–2018, please visit www.purchase.edu/Departments/AcademicPrograms/MajorsMinorsList.aspx.

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