Majors and Minors

SMU offers more than 100 undergraduate majors and 85 minors across five nationally ranked undergraduate school. As you decide which primary area of study is the best fit for you, your academic advisor will guide you through officially declaring your major. Note that some double majors are not possible in four years and some majors have admission requirements that must be met prior to declaration.
Accounting
Energy Management (concentration)
Entrepreneurship (concentration)
Finance
Financial Consulting
General Business
Management
Marketing
Real Estate Finance (major and concentration)
Risk Management and Insurance (concentration)
Africa/Middle East Studies (minor only)
African/African-American Studies
Anthropology
Arabic (minor only)
Archaeology (minor only)
Asian Studies (minor only)
Biochemistry
Biological Sciences
Biophysical Sciences
Chemistry
Chinese (minor only)
Classical Studies (minor only)
Cognitive Science (minor only)
Cultural Anthropology (minor only)
Earth Sciences (concentrations: Environmental Resource Sciences, Environmental Studies, Geology, Geophysics, or Self-Designated)
Economics
Economics with Finance Applications Specialization
English
English with Creative Writing Specialization
Environmental Anthropology (minor only)
Ethics (minor only)
European Studies (minor only)
French
French Studies
German
Health and Society
Health Sciences (minor only)
History
Human Rights
Individualized Studies in the Liberal Arts
International Studies
Italian (minor only)
Italian Area Studies (minor only)
Japanese (minor only)
Jewish Studies (minor only)
Latin (minor only)
Latin American and Iberian Studies (minor only)
Law and Legal Reasoning (minor only)
Markets and Culture
Mathematics
Medieval Studies
Mexican-American Studies
Neuroscience (minor only)
Philosophy
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Public Policy
Religious Studies
Russian Area Studies (minor only)
Sociology
Spanish
Statistical Science
Tower Scholars Minor in Public Policy and International Affairs
Women’s and Gender Studies (minor only)
World Languages: Chinese
World Languages: French
World Languages: German
World Languages: Italian
World Languages: Spanish
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Electrical Engineering
Environmental Engineering
Management Science
Mechanical Engineering
*Some engineering majors may include specializations. Please see the Undergraduate Catalog for details.
Advertising (Creative, Interactive Media Strategy, or Strategic Brand Management)
Art
Art History
Arts Entrepreneurship (minor only)
Arts Management (minor only)
Corporate Communication and Public Affairs
Creative Computing
Dance
Fashion Media
Film and Media Arts
Graphic Design (minor only)
History of Visual and Performing Arts (minor only)
Journalism
Music
Music Composition
Music Education with Texas Teacher Certification
Music Industry Practices (minor only)
Music Performance
Music Therapy
Musical Theatre (minor only)
Photography (minor only)
Public Relations and Strategic Communication
Songwriting (minor only)
Theatre (Acting, Theatre Studies)

Applied Physiology and Sport Management (APSM) with a concentration in one of these disciplines:
Applied Physiology and Health Management
Sport Management
Sport Performance Leadership
Applied Physiology and Health Management (minor only)
Applied Physiology (minor only)
Sport Management (minor only)
Sport Performance Leadership (minor only)
Educational Studies