Majors and Minors

Explore the many undergraduate degrees Northern offers, as well as certificates, endorsements and a list of our pre-professional programs. If you haven't yet decided on a major, the professionals in NSU's Career Services Center or at Academic Advising will be glad to assist you.
For Northern's master's degrees, visit Graduate Studies.


Accounting History (Education)
  Human Performance and fitness
Art (Education)  
Art (Fine Arts) International Business Studies
Art (Graphic Design)  
Banking and Financial Services MIS (e-commerce & data analytics)
Biology MIS (financial systems assurance & security)
Biology (Education) MIS (general MIS)
Business Administration MIS (resource management and planning)
  Marketing (digital marketing)
Chemistry Marketing (marketing management)
Chemistry (education) Mathematics
Chemistry (forensic science) Mathematics (education)
Communication Studies Medical Laoratory Science
Communication Studies (public relations) Music (instrumental)
Economics Music Education (instumental and vocal)
Elementary Education Music Education (vocal)
English (creative writing) Musical Theatre
English (desktop publishing)  
English (education) Physical Education
English (literature) Political Science
English (professional writing) Professional Accountancy (BS - 150 credit hours)
English (teaching) Psychology
English (teach English as a second language)  
Environmental Science (bioremediation) Secondary Education
Environmental Science (wildlife management) Sociology
  Sociology (criminal justice)
Finance Spanish
General Studies Spanish (education)
German Special Education
History Sport Marketing and Administration



Accounting History
American Indian Studies International Business Studies
Art International Studies
Banking and Financial Services Management Information Systems
Biology Marketing
Business Mathematics
  Mathematics Elemantary Education
Chemistry Music (general)
Coaching Music (elementary education endorsement)
Communication Studies  
Computer Science Philosophy
Criminal Justice Physical Education
Digital Art Political Science
  Pre-K-12 Reading
E-learning Professional Wrtiting and Rhetoric
Early Childhood Education Psychology
Elementary Education Science Religious Studies
Entrepreneurial Studies Social Science For Elementary Teachers
Geography Spanish
German Special Education
  Sport Management
Health Theater


Associate Degrees

Banking and Financial Services
Business Administration
Business Administration (management information systems)
Digital Design
General Studies



Chiropractic Health Care
Pre-Athletic Training
Pre-Mortuary Science



Allied Health
Arts Administration
Banking (executive)
Banking (intermediate)
Biotechnology Entrepreneurship Certificate
Certification in Secondary Education
Education (K-12)
Geographic Information Sciences Certificate
Organismal Biology
Public History
Teacher Education
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages


Click HERE for a complete list of teaching endorsements available at Northern.