Academics

Decide where you want to make a difference. Allegheny will prepare you.

As a liberal arts college, Allegheny has as its first concern intellectual growth. The curriculum and graduation requirements are designed to provide educational depth as well as intellectual breadth. Successful completion of Allegheny’s four-year program leads to the degree Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science.


Majors & Minors

Academic ProgramsMajorMinorInterdivisional
Art
Studio Art, Art History, Art and Technology
Major Minor
Art and Technology Major
Asian Studies Minor Interdivisional
Astronomy Minor
Biochemistry Major
Biology Major Minor
Black Studies Minor Interdivisional
Business
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Major
Chemistry Major Minor
Chinese Minor
Chinese Studies Minor Interdivisional
Classical Studies Minor Interdivisional
Communication Arts Major Minor
Community and Justice Studies Major Minor Interdivisional
Computer Science Major Minor
Dance and Movement Studies Minor
Economics Major Minor
Education Studies Minor Interdivisional
Energy and Society
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Minor Interdivisional
English Major Minor
Environmental Geology Major
Environmental Science and Sustainability Major Interdivisional
Environmental Writing Minor
French Major Minor
French Studies Minor Interdivisional
Geology Major Minor
German Minor
Global Health Studies Major Minor Interdivisional
History Major Minor
Integrative Informatics
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Major Interdivisional
International Studies Major Interdivisional
Jewish Studies Minor
Journalism in the Public Interest Minor Interdivisional
Latin Minor
Latin American and Caribbean Studies Minor Interdivisional
Mathematics Major Minor
Middle East and North African Studies Minor Interdivisional
Music Major Minor
Neuroscience Major
Philosophy Major Minor
Physics Major Minor
Political Science Major Minor
Psychology Major Minor
Religious Studies Major Minor
Spanish Major Minor
Studio Art Major Minor
Theatre Major Minor
Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Major Minor Interdivisional
Writing Minor

Concentrations, Pre-Professional Programs & Advising

Academic Programs Dual Degree/Cooperative Pre-Professional Concentration
Food Studies Concentration
Law and Policy Concentration
Pre-Health Preprofessional
Pre-Legal Preprofessional

Dual Degree/Cooperative

Cooperative programs with other educational institutions enable Allegheny students to acquire a solid liberal arts background while accelerating their progress toward professional training and certification.

Medicine

Master’s, Nursing (3/3)

Case Western Reserve

Master’s, Occupational Therapy (3/2)

Chatham

Master’s, Physician Assistant (3/2)

Chatham

Doctorate, Nursing (3/4)

Case Western Reserve

Doctorate, Osteopathic Medicine (4/4)

Drexel University, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Doctorate, Physical Therapy (4/2)

Chatham

Doctorate, Preferential Admission

Thomas Jefferson University

Public Policy & Management

Master’s, various (3/2)

Carnegie Mellon

Engineering

Dual Bachelor’s (3/2)

Case Western Reserve, University of Pittsburgh, and Washington University

Business Administration

Preferred Admissions

Simon Business School, University of Rochester

Learn more about dual degree/cooperatives