Academic Programs: Index to Degrees, Majors and Undergraduate Major Academic Plans (MAP)

California State University, Chico offers over 300 undergraduate and graduate academic programs. These include 66 undergraduate majors in the liberal arts and in professional and technical areas. Many of our majors are divided into areas of specialization either as options or patterns. In addition students may choose from a wide variety of minors, teaching credentials, certificates, and graduate programs. Pre-professional advising is available in several areas for students who plan to continue on to professional schools.

 

2007-2009 Undergraduate Academic Programs (Majors)

Degree Program Plan/Option/PatternPlan CodeMajor Academic Plan (MAP)Department
BS Agricultural Business AGBSNONEBS MAP Available

Agriculture
BS Agriculture (Agricultural Science and Education) AGRISCEDBS MAP Available

Agriculture
BS Agriculture (Animal Science) AGRIANSCBS MAP Available

Agriculture
BS Agriculture (Crops, Horticulture, and Land Resource Management) AGRICHLRBS MAP Available

Agriculture
BA Anthropology ANTHNONEBA MAP Available

Anthropology
BS Applied Computer Graphics (Animation Production) APCGACGPBS MAP Available

Misc Engr, Csci, & Tech
BS Applied Computer Graphics (Game Development) APCGACGTBS MAP Available

Misc Engr, Csci, & Tech
BA Art (Art Education) ARTSARTEBA MAP Available

Art and Art History
BA Art (Art History) ARTSARTHBA MAP Available

Art and Art History
BFA Art (Art Studio BFA) ARTSSTUDBF MAP Available

Art and Art History
BA Art (Art Studio) ARTSARTSBA MAP Available

Art and Art History
BFA Art (Electronic Arts BFA): Computer Animation Studio Pattern ELARANIMPT MAP Available

Art and Art History
BFA Art (Electronic Arts BFA): Intermedia Studio Pattern ELARINTMPT MAP Available

Art and Art History
BFA Art (Electronic Arts BFA): Multimedia Studio Pattern ELARMULMPT MAP Available

Art and Art History
BFA Art (Interior Architecture BFA) ARTSINTDBF MAP Available

Art and Art History
BA Art (Interior Design) ARTSIDSNBA MAP Available

Art and Art History
BA Asian Studies ASSTNONEBA

Int Lang, Lit, & Cultures
BS Biochemistry BCHMNONEBS MAP Available

Chemistry & Biochemistry
BS Biological Sciences (Cellular and Molecular Biology) BIOLCELLBS MAP Available

Biological Sciences
BS Biological Sciences (Ecological, Evolutionary and Organismal Biology) BIOLECOLBS MAP Available

Biological Sciences
BS Biological Sciences (General Biology) BIOLBIOGBS MAP Available

Biological Sciences
BS Biological Sciences (Plant Biology) BIOLPLNTBS MAP Available

Biological Sciences
BS Business Administration (Accounting): Corporate Financial Mgmt Pattern ACCTCFMGPT MAP Available

Accounting
BS Business Administration (Accounting): Professional Accounting Pattern ACCTPACTPT MAP Available

Accounting
BS Business Administration (Finance): Financial Management Pattern FINAFINMPT MAP Available

Finance and Marketing
BS Business Administration (Finance): Financial Services Pattern FINAFINSPT MAP Available

Finance and Marketing
BS Business Administration (Human Resource Management) BADMHRMGBS MAP Available

Management
BS Business Administration (Management): Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management Pattern MGMTMGENPT MAP Available

Management
BS Business Administration (Management): Operations Management Pattern MGMTMGOPPT MAP Available

Management
BS Business Administration (Management): Organizational Management Pattern MGMTMGORPT MAP Available

Management
BS Business Administration (Management): Project Management Pattern MGMTPMGTPT

Management
BS Business Administration (Marketing) BADMMKTGBS MAP Available

Finance and Marketing
BS Business Information Systems (Accounting Information Systems) BSISAISYBS MAP Available

Business Information Systems
BS Business Information Systems (Management Information Systems) BSISMINSBS MAP Available

Business Information Systems
BS Business Information Systems (Supply Chain Management Systems) BSISSCMSBS MAP Available

Business Information Systems
BS Chemistry (Biochemistry) CHEMBCHMBS MAP Available

Chemistry & Biochemistry
BS Chemistry (Pre-Credential Single Subject) CHEMCCHMBS MAP Available

Chemistry & Biochemistry
BS Chemistry (Professional Chemistry) CHEMPCHMBS MAP Available

Chemistry & Biochemistry
BA Child Development CHLDNONEBA MAP Available

Child Development
BS Civil Engineering CENGNONEBS MAP Available

Civil Engineering
BA Communication Design (Graphic Design) CDESGRPHBA MAP Available

Communication Design
BA Communication Design (Mass Communication Design) CDESMASSBA MAP Available

Communication Design
BA Communication Design (Media Arts) CDESMARTBA MAP Available

Communication Design
BA Communication Sciences and Disorders CMSDNONEBA MAP Available

Communication Arts & Sciences
BA Communication Studies (Communication and Public Affairs) CMSTCMPABA MAP Available

Communication Arts & Sciences
BA Communication Studies (Organizational Communication) CMSTORGCBA MAP Available

Communication Arts & Sciences
BS Computer Engineering CMPENONEBS MAP Available

Electrical & Computer Engr
BS Computer Information Systems CINSNONEBS MAP Available

Computer Science
BS Computer Science (Computer Graphics Programming) CSCICGPGBS MAP Available

Computer Science
BS Computer Science (General Computer Science) CSCICSGABS MAP Available

Computer Science
BS Computer Science (Math/Science) CSCICSMSBS MAP Available

Computer Science
BS Computer Science (Systems) CSCICSSYBS MAP Available

Computer Science
BS Concrete Industry Management CIMTNONEBS MAP Available

Misc Engr, Csci, & Tech
BS Construction Management CMGTNONEBS MAP Available

Construction Management
BA Criminal Justice CRIMNONEBA MAP Available

Political Science
BA Economics (Economics) ECONECONBA MAP Available

Economics
BA Economics (Environmental Economics) ECONECEEBA MAP Available

Economics
BA Economics (International Economics) ECONECIEBA MAP Available

Economics
BS Electrical/Electronic Engineering EENGNONEBS MAP Available

Electrical & Computer Engr
BA English (English Education): Language & Literacy Pattern ENGEENLLPT MAP Available

English
BA English (English Education): Literary Editing & Publishing Pattern ENGEENEPPT MAP Available

English
BA English (English Education): Theatre Pattern ENGEENTHPT MAP Available

English
BA English (General English) ENGLENGGBA MAP Available

English
BS Environmental Science (Applied Ecology) ENSCAECOBS MAP Available

Geological & Environmental Sci
BS Environmental Science (Atmosphere and Climate) ENSCATMSBS MAP Available

Geological & Environmental Sci
BS Environmental Science (Energy and Earth Resources) ENSCERSCBS MAP Available

Geological & Environmental Sci
BS Environmental Science (Environmental Chemistry) ENSCECHMBS MAP Available

Geological & Environmental Sci
BS Environmental Science (Hydrology) ENSCHYSCBS MAP Available

Geological & Environmental Sci
BS Exercise Physiology EXERNONEBS MAP Available

Kinesiology
BA French FRENFRNGBA MAP Available

Int Lang, Lit, & Cultures
BA Geography (Human Geography and Planning) GEOGHMGPBA MAP Available

Geography and Planning
BA Geography (Physical and Environmental Geography) GEOGPHYEBA MAP Available

Geography and Planning
BS Geology GEOLNONEBS MAP Available

Geological & Environmental Sci
BS Geosciences (Physical Science Education) GEOSPSEDBS MAP Available

Geological & Environmental Sci
BS Geosciences (Science Education) GEOSGSEDBS MAP Available

Geological & Environmental Sci
BA German GERMGRMGBA MAP Available

Int Lang, Lit, & Cultures
BS Health Science (Environmental Health) HLSCENVRBS

Health & Community Services
BS Health Science (Gerontology) HLSCGRONBS MAP Available

Health & Community Services
BS Health Science (Health Education) HLSCHLEDBS MAP Available

Health & Community Services
BS Health Science (Health Services Administration) HLSCHSADBS MAP Available

Health & Community Services
BA History (General History) HISTHSTGBA MAP Available

History
BA History (Social Science Pre-Credential Option) HISTHSTCBA MAP Available

History
BA Humanities HUMNNONEBA MAP Available

Comp Religion & Humanities
BS Instructional Design and Technology INDTNONEBS MAP Available

Communication Design
BA International Relations INTRNONEBA MAP Available

Political Science
BA Journalism (News) JOURNWEDBA MAP Available

Journalism
BA Journalism (Public Relations) JOURPRELBA MAP Available

Journalism
BA Kinesiology (Movement Studies): Adapted Physical Activity Pattern MVMTADPTPT MAP Available

Kinesiology
BA Kinesiology (Movement Studies): Coaching and Administration Pattern MVMTCADMPT MAP Available

Kinesiology
BA Kinesiology (Movement Studies): Fitness and Wellness Pattern MVMTWFITPT MAP Available

Kinesiology
BA Kinesiology (Movement Studies): Outdoor Education Pattern MVMTOUTEPT MAP Available

Kinesiology
BA Kinesiology (Physical Education Teacher Education) KINEPETEBA MAP Available

Kinesiology
BA Latin American Studies LASTNONEBA MAP Available

Int Lang, Lit, & Cultures
BA Liberal Studies (Bilingual Cross Cultural) LBSTBLNGBA MAP Available

Liberal Studies
BA Liberal Studies (General Pre-Credential) LBSTGLIBBA MAP Available

Liberal Studies
BA Liberal Studies (Liberal Arts) LBSTLARTBA MAP Available

Liberal Studies
BA Liberal Studies (Online) LBSTLSONBA

Liberal Studies
BA Linguistics LINGNONEBA MAP Available

English
BS Manufacturing Technology MFGTNONEBS MAP Available

ME, Mechatronic, Manufacturing
BS Mathematics (Applied Mathematics) MATHAPLDBS MAP Available

Mathematics and Statistics
BS Mathematics (General) MATHGMTHBS MAP Available

Mathematics and Statistics
BS Mathematics (Mathematics Education) MATHMTHEBS MAP Available

Mathematics and Statistics
BS Mathematics (Statistics) MATHSTATBS MAP Available

Mathematics and Statistics
BS Mechanical Engineering MENGNONEBS MAP Available

ME, Mechatronic, Manufacturing
BS Mechatronic Engineering MECANONEBS MAP Available

ME, Mechatronic, Manufacturing
BS Microbiology (Clinical Laboratory Science) MBIOCLLSBS MAP Available

Biological Sciences
BS Microbiology (General Microbiology) MBIOMBGMBS MAP Available

Biological Sciences
BA Modern Jewish Studies MJSTNONEBA MAP Available

Humanities
BA Multicultural & Gender Studies (Women's Studies) MCGSWMNSBA MAP Available

Multicultural & Gender Studies
BA Multicultural and Gender Studies (General Multicultural and Gender Studies) MCGSMCGGBA MAP Available

Multicultural & Gender Studies
BA Music (General Music) MUSCGMUSBA MAP Available

Music & Theatre
BA Music (Jazz Studies) MUSCJAZZBA

Music & Theatre
BA Music (Music Composition) MUSCMCMPBA MAP Available

Music & Theatre
BA Music (Music Education) MUSCMSEDBA MAP Available

Music & Theatre
BA Music (Performance): Instrumental Pattern PERFINALPT MAP Available

Music
BA Music (Performance): Keyboard Pattern PERFKEYBPT MAP Available

Music
BA Music (Performance): Vocal Pattern PERFVOCLPT MAP Available

Music
BA Music Industry and Technology (Music Industry) MINDMUSIBA MAP Available

Music & Theatre
BA Music Industry and Technology (Recording Arts) MINDRCRDBA MAP Available

Music & Theatre
BA Musical Theatre MUTHNONEBA MAP Available

Music & Theatre
BS Nursing (Advanced Placement for LVN to BSN) NURSADVPBS

Nursing
BS Nursing (General Nursing) NURSNRSGBS MAP Available

Nursing
BS Nutrition and Food Sciences (Food and Nutrition Communication) NUFSFCOMBS

Nutrition and Food Sciences
BS Nutrition and Food Sciences (Foodservice Administration) NUFSFDADBS MAP Available

Nutrition and Food Sciences
BS Nutrition and Food Sciences (General Dietetics) NUFSDIETBS MAP Available

Nutrition and Food Sciences
BA Philosophy (General Philosophy) PHILPHLGBA MAP Available

Philosophy
BA Philosophy (Pre Graduate School) PHILPHLPBA MAP Available

Philosophy
BS Physics (General Physics) PHYSPHYGBS MAP Available

Physics
BS Physics (Professional Physics): Advanced Study Pattern PHYPADVSPT MAP Available

Physics
BS Physics (Professional Physics): Applied Physics Pattern PHYPAPHYPT MAP Available

Physics
BA Political Science (General Political Science) POLSGPOLBA MAP Available

Political Science
BA Political Science (Legal Studies): Alternative Dispute Resolution Pattern LEGLADRSPT MAP Available

Political Science
BA Political Science (Legal Studies): Law and Social Interests Pattern LEGLLAWSPT MAP Available

Political Science
BA Political Science (Legal Studies): Law and The Environment Pattern LEGLLAWEPT MAP Available

Political Science
BA Political Science (Legal Studies): Law and Theory Pattern LEGLLAWTPT MAP Available

Political Science
BA Political Science (Legal Studies): Paralegal Studies Pattern LEGLPLSTPT MAP Available

Political Science
BS Pre-Nursing PNRSNONEUN

Nursing
BA Psychology PSYCNONEBA MAP Available

Psychology
BA Public Administration PADMNONEBA MAP Available

Political Science
BS Recreation Administration (Community/Commercial Recreation): Commercial Recreation Pattern COCRCOMRPT MAP Available

Recreation & Parks Management
BS Recreation Administration (Community/Commercial Recreation): Community/Programming Pattern COCRCPRGPT MAP Available

Recreation & Parks Management
BS Recreation Administration (Parks & Natural Resources Management): Environmental Interpretation/Education Pattern PARKENIEPT MAP Available

Recreation & Parks Management
BS Recreation Administration (Parks & Natural Resources Management): Human Dimensions in Parks Management Pattern PARKHDPMPT MAP Available

Recreation & Parks Management
BS Recreation Administration (Parks & Natural Resources Management): Outdoor Leadership Pattern PARKOLEDPT MAP Available

Recreation & Parks Management
BS Recreation Administration (Parks & Natural Resources Management): Parks & Facilities Management Pattern PARKPKFMPT MAP Available

Recreation & Parks Management
BS Recreation Administration (Recreation Therapy) RECRTHRPBS MAP Available

Recreation & Parks Management
BS Recreation Administration (Resort & Lodging Management) RECRRSRTBS MAP Available

Recreation & Parks Management
BS Recreation Administration (Special Events and Tourism): Special Event Pattern SPEVSPECPT MAP Available

Recreation & Parks Management
BS Recreation Administration (Special Events and Tourism): Tourism Pattern SPEVTOURPT MAP Available

Recreation & Parks Management
BA Religious Studies RELSNONEBA MAP Available

Comp Religion & Humanities
BA Social Science (Multidisciplinary Studies) SOSCBRDTBA MAP Available

Social Science
BA Social Science (Specialization Studies) SOSCDPTHBA MAP Available

Social Science
BA Social Work SWRKNONEBA MAP Available

Social Work
BA Sociology SOCINONEBA MAP Available

Sociology
BA Spanish (General) SPANSPNGBA MAP Available

Int Lang, Lit, & Cultures
BA Spanish (Pre-Credential in Spanish) SPANSPNCBA MAP Available

Int Lang, Lit, & Cultures
BA Special Major (BA) SPMJNONEBA

Undergraduate Education
BS Special Major (BS) SPMJNONEBS

Undergraduate Education
BA Theatre Arts THEANONEBA MAP Available

Music & Theatre
Undeclared UNDCNONEUN MAP Available

Undergraduate Education

Total Undergraduate Academic Programs (Majors): 160