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Dr. Barbara FrankleVice President/Chief Academic Officer
Cheryl Golden, Ph.D.

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Academic Divisions and Degree Offerings
The undergraduate program at LeMoyne-Owen is carried out through five academic divisions offering majors in 23 areas of study leading to the Bachelor of Arts, the Bachelor of Science or the Bachelor of Business Administration degrees.


The Division of Business and Economic Development.

This division with areas of study in Accounting, Economics, Management and Finance, offers a single major in Business Administration with concentrations in Accounting, Management, or Finance leading to the Bachelor of Business Administration degree. More.


The Division of Education.

This division offers work in a professional education core curriculum which, with completion of an academic major, leads to licensure for teaching in early childhood (PreK-3), elementary (K-6), middle grades (4-8) or secondary (7-12) education. The Health Fitness/Wellness area is also part of this division. For elementary and/or middle grades licensure, the academic major may be in English/Language Arts, General Mathematics, General Science or Social Studies. For secondary licensure, the academic major may be in English, History, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics or Political Science (Government). An Arts major can support both elementary and secondary licensure. The division also offers a major in Early Childhood Education (Pre K-3) and Special Education (Modified Programs K-12) as well a Dual Licensure in Special Education /Early Childhood Education (Pre- K-3) . The Division of Education also offers a non-licensure program with an emphasis on Special Education and Early Childhood Education. More


The Division of Fine Arts and Humanities.

This division with areas of study in Art, English, Humanities, French, Spanish, Music, Philosophy and Religion, offers majors in Art, English, Humanities and Music, all leading to the Bachelor of Arts degree. Licensure in secondary, middle school, and/or elementary education may be completed along with the major programs. In collaboration with the Division of Education, certification is offered in English for secondary education, English/Language Arts for certification in elementary and/or middle grades education and Art for both elementary and secondary licensure.
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The Division of Natural and Mathematical Sciences.

This division, with areas of study in Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, Natural Science and Physics, offers majors in Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science and Information Technology all leading to the Bachelor of Science degree. In collaboration with the Division of Education, certification is offered in Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics for secondary education, as well as General Mathematics and General Science for certification in elementary and/or middle grades education. More


The Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences.

This division, with areas of study in African and African-American Studies, Criminal Justice, Geography, History, Political Science, Psychology, Social Studies, Social Work and Sociology, offers majors in: Criminal Justice, History, Political Science (Government), Social Science, Social Studies, Sociology, Social Work and Urban Leadership and Social Justice. Majors in Criminal Justice, Social Studies and Social Work lead to the Bachelor of Science degree. Majors in History, Political Science (Government), Social Science, Sociology, and Urban Leadership and Social Justice lead to the Bachelor of Arts degree. In collaboration with the Division of Education, certification is offered in History and Political Science (Government) for secondary education as well as Social Studies for certification in elementary and/or middle grades education. More


Majors and Minors.

Majors consist of 10 to 21 courses with a total of 30 to 74 credit hours. Most course work in a major will fall within a single area of study but supporting courses from related areas, termed cognate courses, may also be required. Three interdisciplinary majors in Humanities, Social Science and Criminal Justice each require substantial work in several areas. A minor in any of 19 areas of study may be earned by completing 15-30 hours of work in that and related areas. The twenty-one majors, the degree earned, and the 19 minors offered at LeMoyne-Owen College are:


Majors (and minors where offered):

Art, major (B.A.) and minor
Biology, major (B.S.) and minor
Business Administration, major (B.B.A.) and minor
Chemistry, major (B.S.) and minor
Child Development and Family Studies major (B.S.)
Computer Science, major (B.S.) and minor
Criminal Justice, interdisciplinary major (B.A.)
English, major (B.A.) and minor
History, major (B.A.) and minor
Humanities, interdisciplinary major (B.A.)
Information Technology, major (B.S.) and minor
Mathematics, major (B.S.) and minor
Music, major (B.A.) and minor
Political Science, major (B.A.) and minor
Social Science, interdisciplinary major (B.A.)
Social Work, major (B.S.)
Sociology, major (B.A.) and minor
Special Education, major (B.S.)
Teacher Education English/Language Arts, major (B.A.)
Teacher Education General Mathematics, major (B.S.) and minor
Teacher Education General Science, major (B.S.) and minor
Teacher Education Social Studies, interdisciplinary major (B.S.) minor
Urban Leadership and Social Justice, major (B.A.)


Minors are offered in:

Accounting
African and African American Studies
Economics
Psychology
Public Health

 

Courses of study leading to teacher licensure are offered in:
Arts (Visual)
Biology
Chemistry
Child Development and Family Studies
English
English/Language Arts
History
Mathematics
Music (Vocal/General)
Political Science (Government)
Social Studies
Special Education (Modified)

General Mathematics
General Science