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    Shepherd University
  Jan 17, 2018
2012-2013 Shepherd University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Policies


Degrees Offered: The bachelor of arts* degree is conferred upon majors in communication and new media, English, history, music, psychology, elementary education, secondary education, Spanish, and in the Regents Bachelor of Arts Program. The bachelor of fine arts degree is conferred upon graduates majoring in art. The bachelor of music education is conferred to graduates majoring in music education. The bachelor of science degree is conferred upon graduates majoring in accounting, biology, business administration, chemistry, computer and information sciences, computer engineering, economics, environmental studies, family and consumer sciences, communication and new media, mathematics, political science, recreation, and sociology. The bachelor of science in nursing is conferred on majors in nursing. The bachelor in social work is conferred on majors in social work.

A newly or formerly enrolled Shepherd University student wishing to complete requirements for more than one distinct degree or major must meet the requirements detailed in the section, Graduation Requirements.

*In addition to the Core Curriculum  and the requirements for the major and minor, students pursuing the Bachelor of Arts must satisfy the BA Foreign Language Requirement .