Explore Reed's Majors

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Visits & Information in the Arts

The Division of the Arts offers majors in art, dance, music, and theatre. Students may also pursue interdisciplinary majors, including dance–theatre and literature–theatre.

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Visits & Information in History and Social Sciences

The Division of History and Social Sciences offers majors in anthropology, economics, history, political science, and sociology.

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Visits & Information in Literature and Languages

The Division of Literature and Languages offers majors in ancient Mediterranean studies, Chinese, English, French, German, Russian, and Spanish

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Visits & Information in Mathematical and Natural Sciences

The Division of Mathematical and Natural Sciences offers majors in biology, chemistry, computer science, mathematics, and physics.

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Visits & Information in Philosophy, Religion, Psychology & Linguistics

The Division of Philosophy, Religion, Psychology & Linguistics offers majors in these fields. 

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Visits & Information about Interdisciplinary Majors

Through interdisciplinary study—in addition to the 25 single-major fields—students have the opportunity to choose from 15 standing interdisciplinary majors that combine two or more compatible fields of study. Interdisciplinary majors include American studies; biochemistry and molecular biology; comparative literature; comparative race and ethnicity studies; environmental studies; international and comparative policy studies; and neuroscience.

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