Western Carolina University,established in 1889, is a constituent campus of the University of North Carolina system. Western Carolina University has more than 10,000 full-time undergraduate and post graduate students
College of Arts and Sciences
Anthropology (Forensic Anthropology Concentration), B.S.
Certificate in Public History
Chemistry (ACS-Certified Concentration with 4+1 Option), B.S.
Chemistry (General Concentration), B.S.
Chemistry (Premedical/Biomedical Science and Technology Concentration), B.S.
Cherokee Studies (Interdisciplinary), Minor
Computer Science, B.S.
Computer Science, Minor
Creative Writing, Minor
Criminal Justice, B.S.
Criminal Justice, Minor
Emergency and Disaster Management, B.S.
Emergency and Disaster Management, Minor
English (English Studies Pedagogy), B.A.
English (Literature Concentration), B.A.
English (Motion Picture Studies Concentration), B.A.
English (Professional Writing Concentration), B.A.
Environmental Science (Interdisciplinary), B.S.
Film Studies, Minor
Forensic Anthropology, Minor
Forensic Science (Interdisciplinary), B.S.
International Studies (Interdisciplinary), B.A.
International Studies (Interdisciplinary), Minor
Japanese Studies, Minor
Natural Resource Conservation and Management, B.S.
Natural Resources Management, Minor
Philosophy (Concentration in Philosophy), B.A.
Philosophy (Concentration in Religion), B.A.
Political Science, B.A.
Political Science, B.S.
Political Science, Minor
Professional Writing, Minor
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), Minor
College of Business
Business Administration and Law, B.S.B.A.
Business Administration, Minor
Business Core Requirements (36 hours)
Business Law, Minor
Certificate in Financial Planning
Computer Information Systems, B.S.B.A.
Computer Information Systems, Minor
Conflict Resolution, Minor
Hospitality and Tourism, Minor
Hospitality Tourism Management, B.S.
Innovation Leadership and Entrepreneurship, B.S.B.A.
Sport Management, B.S.B.A.
Sport Management, Minor
College of Education and Allied Professions
Academically or Intellectually Gifted (AIG) Add-on Licensure (K-12)
Elementary Education Second Degree Program
Elementary Education, B.S.ED.
Health and Physical Education, B.S.ED.
Inclusive Education, B.S.ED.
Middle Grades Education, B.S.ED.
Music Education, B.S.Ed.
Parks and Recreation Management, B.S.
Science Education (Concentration in Biology), B.S.ED.
Science Education (Concentration in Chemistry), B.S.ED.
Science Education (Concentration in Earth Sciences), B.S.ED.
Science Education (Concentration in Physics), B.S.ED.
Social Sciences, B.S.ED.
Special Education, Minor
Teacher Education Program
College of Fine and Performing Arts
Art, B.F.A with Art Education Emphasis
Art, B.F.A. with Graphic Design Emphasis
Art, B.F.A. with Studio Emphasis
Film and Television Production, B.F.A.
Interior Design, B.S.
Music Technology, Certificate
Stage & Screen, B.A.
Undergraduate Certificate in Arts & Entrepreneurship
College of Health and Human Sciences
Athletic Training, B. S.
Certificate in Culturally Based Native Health
Communication Sciences And Disorders, B.S.
Emergency Medical Care, B.S.
Environmental Health, B.S.
Environmental Health, Minor
Nursing, B.S.N. Degree/Basic Curriculum Option
Nursing, B.S.N. Degree/RN to BSN
Nursing, B.S.N. Regionally Increasing Baccalaureate Nurses (RIBN) Program
Nutrition and Dietetics, B.S.
Recreational Therapy, B.S.
Social Work, B.S.W.
College of Engineering and Technology
Construction Management, B.S.
Construction Management, Minor
Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology, B.S.
Electrical Engineering, B.S.E.E.
Engineering (Mechanical, Manufacturing and Electrical Power Concentrations) B.S.E.
Engineering Sales and Distribution Certificate
Engineering Technology (Applied Systems Technology Concentration), B.S.
Engineering Technology (Engineering and Technical Operations Concentration), B.S.
Land Development, Minor
Occupational Safety Certificate