Majors, Minors and Certificates
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Addiction Studies is an on-campus, clinically based program that offers a service component and meets partial requirements toward state addiction certification.
Adventure Sports Leadership
Imagine creating a 30-second spot for the Super Bowl or an interactive Internet campaign for a corporate client. The online Advertising minor prepares students for a variety of careers in the fast-paced and exciting field of advertising.
Africa and the Middle East
365体育官方网站The Agribusiness Management Program focuses on agribusiness and business development in nonmetropolitan regions.
Agricultural and Natural Resources Law
American Politics and Policy
Applied and Environmental Microbiology
Aquatic Facility Management
Business Data Analytics
Child Development and Family Studies
Engineering in Society
365体育官方网站As the market becomes more cluttered with entertainment options and technological advances make it easier and easier to tune out the choices that don’t interest the consumer, entertainment companies will rely more and more on the media to bring their goods to the top of the consumers’ awareness.
The Environmental Protection program prepares students for careers in areas that safeguard the quality of the environment. The curriculum consists of two elements: interdisciplinary training in a broad array of environmental protection sciences and an area of emphasis in agronomy, pest management or soil and water conservation.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects event planner employment growth of 43.7% between 2010 and 2020 with the expectation that over 30,000 new jobs will be added during that time frame.
Family and Consumer Sciences
Family and Youth
Food Science and Technology
Food Service Production
Foreign Literature in Translation
Forensic and Investigative Science
365体育官方网站One of WVU’s most highly ranked majors, Forensic Investigative Science is for students with a passion for research and a desire to apply scientific analysis to legal proceedings.
Forestry Resources Management
Geography: Environmental Change
Geography: Geographic Information Science (GIS)
365体育官方网站The online health promotion minor prepares students for a variety of careers in the growing field of health promotion and disease prevention. Typical job areas include healthcare marketing and communication for hospitals, health promotion for geriatric care facilities, health marketing for non-profits such as the American Lung Association, or health communication positions within the Department of Health and Human Services (e.g., CDC, NIH, FDA).
Hospitality and Tourism Management
Infant and Toddler
Interactive Design for Media
International and Comparative Politics
The rapid expansion of the information age has led to an increased demand for college graduates with strong writing and reporting skills with a solid understanding of the ethical standards of the journalism industry. Journalism teaches students how to write, report and produce content across media platforms, as well as how to engage with modern audiences using the latest digital applications and tools.
Latin American Studies
Law and Legal Studies
Medical Humanities and Health Studies
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Native American Studies
Nutrition and Food Studies
Political Science (General)
365体育官方网站The online Public Relations minor prepares students for a variety of careers in the dynamic field of public relations. Typical job areas include media relations, event planning, corporate communications, crises management, publicity and promotion, public affairs and government relations.
Recreation, Parks and Tourism Resources
Rural Community Development
Slavic and East European Studies
Sport and Exercise Psychology
Strategic Social Media
Today’s most rapidly expanding media platform is social media — Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube and many other sites. As people become increasingly dependent on social media for news, current events, products, goods and services, businesses and other organizations need employees with the ability to communicate with the digital audience.