Find My Major



A great education doesn't just change your life, it changes the lives of those around you. At Western Michigan University, you can earn your degree, learn to problem solve, and walk away with everything you need to make a difference in the world.

Explore our interest areas to find a program that fits your passions. And if you're not quite sure at this point yet, don't worry; we're experts at putting students on the perfect path to future success.

Click here for a full list of Programs in alphabetical order

Discover Your Passion

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    The Big Pitch: Business, Commerce and Entrepreneurship

    You enjoy uniting people for a common goal, moving projects forward and leading the charge toward the next project.

    The Big Pitch

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    People Person: English, Humanities and the World

    You love getting to know people and what makes them tick. It's a big world, and you want to understand how all of its inhabitants live and interact to make it a better one.

    People Person

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    A Healthy Curiosity: Health and Human Development

    You understand the importance of nutrient-based health and mental health. You have a passion to share this with society.

    A Healthy Curiosity

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    Invent It Here: Aviation, Engineering, Math and Science

    If there's a better way to do something, you're the right person to find it. You ask great questions, see potential everywhere and aren't afraid to try something new.

    Invent It Here

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    Save It For Later: Sustainability and Environment

    Your passion is people and protecting the planet we all live on. You care deeply about the environment, especially about preserving it for future generations.

    Save It For Later

  • Express Yourself: Creative, Design and Performing Arts

    You're Team Right-Brain all the way. Whether it's drawing, acting or design, you're constantly on the lookout for the next great creative endeavor.

    Express Yourself

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    Hello World: Liberal Arts and Science

    The world is your office. You're fascinated by nature, and you know that the well-being of your community is directly tied to the health of every living thing on Earth.

    Hello World

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    Exploratory Advising

    The mission of Exploratory Advising is to disseminate information about classes and majors so that students gain the knowledge and tools needed to make educated decisions regarding their academic careers and to explore possible majors in a meaningful, productive way.

    Choosing Your Major

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    Pre-Professional Pathways

    The College of Arts and Sciences at Western Michigan University offers three pre-professional pathways for students to choose from to prepare you for professional school upon graduation. These pathways are meant to enhance your major and tailor your experience to a chosen profession.

    Pre-Professional Pathways

Thrive at WMU

  • Explore post-graduate career outcomes and see where students from each academic college, or a specific major, have gone after graduating from WMU.

  • As a Western Michigan University Bronco, you'll have every opportunity to involve yourself in an extraordinarily rich range of student clubs and activities that connect you with what you are learning in the classroom and beyond.

  • Discover how WMU Signature, the first and only program of its kind in higher education, allows you to explore and identify a passion through out-of-class experiences which will be reflected on your WMU diploma.

  • Find out what's happening on-campus and see what events you could experience as a Bronco!