Majors and Programs

Iowa State University offers undergraduate degree programs in more than 100 majors. Deciding what you want to major in can be a difficult decision. Fortunately, Iowa State offers many tools to help you decide as well as options if you just can't make up your mind.

Undecided About Your Major?

Are you waiting for your major to present itself to you? If you are, you are not alone. Approximately twenty percent of the students who enter Iowa State do so without declaring a major. In other words, undeclared is our most popular major! Learn more.

Alphabetical Listing of Majors

Click on the links below to see the majors and programs of study in alphabetical order.

A   |   B-C   |   D   |   E   |   F-J   |   K-O   |   P-U   |   V-Z   |   Full List

Majors by General Area

Click on the links listed below to view a description of the curriculum area, download and print a curriculum brochure and view a list of majors and programs of study within the curriculum area.


Preprofessional Programs

Iowa State offers several preprofessional programs designed to prepare students to apply to various types of professional schools.

  • Classical Studies
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/ Medical Technology
  • Community and Public Health (KIN H option)
  • Dentistry
  • Exercise Science (KIN H option)
  • French
  • German
  • Health Information Management
  • Hospital and Health Administration
  • Human Medicine
  • Law
  • Library and Information Science
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Optometry
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Education Licensure (KIN H option)
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physician Assistant
  • Podiatry
  • Pre-Health Professions (KIN H option)
  • Russian Studies
  • Spanish
  • Theology or Religious Studies
  • Veterinary Medicine