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Major Check Sheets

Check sheets are organized alphabetically by major and grouped by academic catalog year. Students should follow requirements under the academic year upon which they entered Elon University. (Some students may choose to follow updated or revised major requirements but should consult an academic advisor first.)  The files below are in pdf format.

New Majors in 2014: Cinema and Television Arts, Communication Design, Media Analytics

MAJOR & DEGREE    Requirements for the following Academic Catalog Years:
Accounting, BS
Anthropology, BA20142013201220112010
Art, BA20142013201220112010
Art, BFA
Art History, BA
Arts Administration, BA2014201320122011 n/a
Biochemistry, BS20142013201220112010
Biology, BA20142013201220112010
Biology, BS20142013201220112010
Chemistry, BA20142013201220112010
Chemistry, BS20142013201220112010
Cinema & Television Art, BA
(formerly Media Arts and Entertainment)
2014 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Cinema & Televison Art, BFA2014 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Communication Design, BA2014 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Communication Science, BA n/a2013201220112010
Computer Science, BA20142013201220112010
Computer Science, BS20142013201220112010
Core Curriculum
(formerly General Studies)
Dance Performance & Choreography, BFA20142013201220112010
Dance Science, BS201420132012 n/a n/a
Early Childhood Education, BA2014201320122011 n/a
Economics, BA20142013201220112010
Elementary Education    (K-6), BA20142013201220112010
Engineering, BS20142013201220112010
English, BA20142013201220112010
English Teacher Licensure, BA20142013201220112010
Entrepreneurship, BSBA20142013201220112010
Environmental and Ecological Science, BS20142013201220112010
Environmental Studies, BA20142013201220112010
Environmental Studies, BS20142013201220112010
Exercise Science, BS20142013201220112010
Finance, BSBA20142013201220112010
French, BA20142013201220112010
General Studies n/a2013201220112010
History, BA20142013201220112010
History/Social Studies Teacher Licensure, BA20142013201220112010
Human Service Studies, BA 20142013201220112010
Independent Major20142013201220112010
Information Science, BS20142013201220112010
International Business, BSBA2014201320122011 n/a
International Business-Dual Degree, BSBA2014 n/a n/a n/a n/a
International Economics, BA2014201320122011 n/a
International Studies, BA20142013201220112010
Journalism, BA20142013201220112010
Management, BSBA20142013201220112010
Marketing, BSBA20142013201220112010
Mathematics, BA20142013201220112010
Mathematics, BS20142013201220112010
Mathematics (Applied), BS20142013201220112010
Mathematics Teacher Licensure, BA20142013201220112010
Mathematics with Teacher Licensure, BS20142013201220112010
Media Arts and Entertainment, BA n/a2013201220112010
Media Analytics2014 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Middle Grade Education (6-9), BA20142013201220112010
Music, BA20142013201220112010
Music Performance, BA20142013201220112010
Music Education, BS20142013201220112010
Music Production and Recording Arts, BS
(formerly Music Technology)
Music Theatre, BFA20142013201220112010
Physical Education and Health, BS20142013201220112010
Physical Education & Health
with Teacher Licensure, BS
Philosophy, BA20142013201220112010
Physics, BA20142013201220112010
Physics, BS20142013201220112010
Policy Studies, BA20142013 n/a n/a n/a
Political Science, BA20142013201220112010
Psychology, BA20142013201220112010
Public Health Studies, BA2014201320122011 n/a
Religious Studies, BA20142013201220112010
Science Education Comprehensive Biology, BA20142013201220112010
Science Education Comprehensive Environmental
Science, BA
201420132012 n/a n/a
Science Education Comprehensive Chemistry, BA20142013201220112010
Science Education Comprehensive Physics, BA20142013201220112010
Sociology, BA20142013201220112010
Spanish, BA20142013201220112010
Spanish (K-12) Teacher Licensure, BA20142013201220112010
Special Education / Elementary, BA20142013201220112010
Special Education & English, BA20142013201220112010
Special Education & Social Studies, BA20142013201220112010
Special Education & Middle Grades, BA20142013201220112010
Special Education & Math, BA20142013201220112010
Special Education & Science, BA20142013201220112010
Sport and Event Management, BA
Statistics, BA20142013201220112010
Statistics, BS20142013201220112010
Strategic Communications, BA
Theatre Arts (Acting), BFA20142013201220112010
Theatre Arts Design and Production, BA20142013201220112010
Theatre Studies, BA20142013201220112010

^Checksheets updated in March, 2010 to reflect new requirements; updated checksheets should be used in place of previous versions.

Recently discontinued majors:

Business Administration, BS n/a n/a n/a2009
Computer Information Systems, BA n/a n/a20102009
French (K-12) Teacher Licensure, BA n/a n/a n/a2009
Medical Technology, BS n/a n/a20102009
Public Administration, BA2012201120102009