Are you an undergraduate thinking about your major and your future? It all begins in the Charles A. Cannon College of Arts & Sciences.
At Wingate University, we’re proud of our undergraduate core curriculum: It is 1 of 17 in the nation to earn an “A” rating by the American Council of Trustees and Alumni. And we are the only school in North Carolina recognized in that group. That’s high praise when you consider the 119 outstanding schools that call this state home. For our students, it means the academic programs of Wingate University prepare you for the challenges of the future and the realities of today.
As a liberal arts university, we’re committed to offering a wide selection of programs. Whether you’re pursuing a degree in English or studying chemistry, you’ll find a home within the Cannon College of Arts & Sciences.
35 Top-Notch Majors
There’s an undergraduate major for almost everyone at Wingate University. Whether you want to study pre-pharmacy, criminal justice or journalism and mass media, we offer a program for you.
You can major in:
- Biology 3+1 (pre-pharmacy)
- Biology and Education
- Communication with a Journalism and Mass Media emphasis
- Communication with a Public Relations emphasis
- Communication with a Rhetoric and Performance emphasis
- Communication with a Sports Broadcasting emphasis
- Criminal Justice
- English and Education
- Environmental Biology
- History & Education
- Human Services
- Instrumental Music Education
- Mathematics & Education
- Music Performance
- Political Science
- Religious Studies
- Vocal Music Education
We also have 35 minors and 12 career concentrations to help you extend your horizons to achieve your career goals. And with a student-to-teacher ratio of 14-to-one, you are sure to get the attention you deserve.
A Wealth of Knowledge
A world of academic options awaits you in the Charles A. Cannon College of Arts & Sciences. But if you’re not sure which major to declare, don’t worry. We’ve got that covered. We understand that it might take a year or two of study to decide, so we’ve mapped out an approach that allows you to be undeclared when you enroll.
Whether you have a clear plan or are considering multiple possibilities, we hope you’ll visit Wingate University to see what makes us special. Urge your parents to explore our Parents’ Toolkit pages. Check out our majors and explore the many opportunities of campus life. We think you’ll find a home at Wingate University.