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Murray State University Majors

Undergraduate Majors at Murray State University

The most popular major at Murray State University is General Studies followed by Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse and Business/Commerce. A list of all 64 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at Murray State University
Agriculture 58

Agriculture

Graduates

Communications Technology

Graduates
Graphic Communications 10

Computer and Information Sciences

Graduates
Computer and Information Sciences 11
Information Science/Studies 1

Education

Graduates
Special Education and Teaching 45
Elementary Education and Teaching 125
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 28
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 16
Health Teacher Education 9
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education 4
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other 6

Engineering

Graduates
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 16

Engineering Technology

Graduates
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician 37
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 1
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology 9
Industrial Technology/Technician 1
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician 15
41
Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other 11

Foreign Languages

Graduates
German Language and Literature 2
French Language and Literature 2
Spanish Language and Literature 10

Work and Family Studies

Graduates
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies 16

English and Literature

Graduates
English Language and Literature 24
Creative Writing 4

Liberal Arts and Humanities

Graduates
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 16
General Studies 138

Biology

Graduates
Biology/Biological Sciences 41

Mathematics

Graduates
Mathematics 15

Natural Resources Conservation

Graduates
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management 7

Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies

Graduates
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 21
Outdoor Education 11

Physical Sciences

Graduates
Chemistry 17
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 7
Physics 2

Psychology

Graduates
Psychology 32

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting

Graduates
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 30

Human Services

Graduates
Public Administration 1
Social Work 40

Social Sciences

Graduates
Economics 9
International Relations and Affairs 5
Political Science and Government 18
Sociology 19

Visual and Performing Arts

Graduates
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts 9
Fine/Studio Arts 37
Music 17
Music, Other 13

Health Professions

Graduates
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 30
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant 63
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 105

Business

Graduates
Business/Commerce 99
Business Administration and Management 14
Accounting 35
Finance 27
International Business/Trade/Commerce 7
Management Information Systems 5
Marketing/Marketing Management 22
Telecommunications Management 28

History

Graduates
History 25

Communication

Graduates
Journalism 7
Radio and Television 18
Organizational Communication 45
Public Relations/Image Management 28
Advertising 19

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=157401 IPEDS survey data for Murray State University.