Majors in Schools

(Minors are not listed below.  For a complete list of minors, click here.)

Note: Students must complete at least 50 percent of the total hours required for a major at Ferrum College.

Arts and Humanities

    Art Religion
    English Social Studies
    History  Spanish
    Media and Communication Theatre Arts


Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Agricultural Sciences
Environmental Science
Biology Health Sciences
Chemistry Mathematical Science
Environmental Studies Pre-Professional Science


Social Sciences

    Accounting Health and Human Performance  
    Business Administration Liberal Arts
    Computer Information Systems Political Science
    Criminal Justice Psychology
    Democracy, Justice and Civic Engagement Recreation Leadership
    General Business Studies Social Work
    International Studies Teacher Education (minor)

Note: In the state of Virginia 
students may not major in Teacher 
Education but may pursue teacher 
licensure through this offering.



Liberal Studies


Certificate Programs

       Agricultural Entrepreneurship
       Global Perspectives
       Professional Accountancy
       Stewardship toward Sustainability