Colleges introducing new majors and programs in 2021/2022

A lot of colleges announce new programs and offerings in their newsletters or on social media, but it’s hard to keep track. I thought we could create a running thread where we keep track of new programs that are announced this year. Comment below, and I’ll add them to the table as they come in!

|College | New Program in 2022| Start Date |
| — | — |
|Agnes Scott| Premed partnership with Morehouse School of Medicine | Spring 2022
|Colgate University| Minor in Global Environmental and Public Health (GPEH)| Fall 2021
|Colorado College| Major in Business, Economics and Society (BESoc)| Fall 2022
|Hobart & William Smith | Minor in Aquatic Studies | Spring 2022
|Lebanon Valley College| Bachelor’s in Nursing (BSN)| Fall 2022
|Rice University| Business Major| Fall 2022
|Rice University| Operations Research (within Dept. of Computation and Applied Mathematics| Unknown - announced 4/20/21
|University of Pittsburgh| | Pitt Public Health - Bachelor’s in Public Health - BSPH | Fall 2022
|Quinnipiac| BS in Environmental Studies, BA in Sustainability and Environmental Policy, BA in Environmental Studies (co-major)| Fall 2021

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Hello,

I know that the University of Pittsburgh has started a new Bachelor of Science in Public Health (BSPH). The new class of undergraduates will start this major in Fall 2022!

Bachelor’s Degree | Pitt Public Health | University of Pittsburgh

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great - thank you!

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Lebanon Valley College will be offering a Bachelor of Science in Nursing program starting in Fall 2022 (Direct Admit for qualified applicants).

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Rice now offers an undergrad business major and operations research degree within the engineering dept.

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thanks for this @search2022! Do you have a link to an announce.ment about this? Will add to the grid above.

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awesome - thank you!

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Quinnipiac will offer a bachelor of science in environmental science, a bachelor of arts in sustainability and environmental policy, and a bachelor of arts (co-major) in environmental studies

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Colgate will have a new minor in Global Public and Environmental Health that just started in the fall.

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Vanderbilt is launching a climate studies major in fall 2022.

https://my.vanderbilt.edu/environmental/climate-studies-major/

Additionally, there are dozens of new programs listed on this site. Scroll down to the headings that say “Colleges start new programs.”

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Here’s a particularly exciting one—a brand new theater/TV/film conservatory is opening in Connecticut, and is planning to begin the process for accreditation as soon as it’s able in two years. In the meantime, they will begin by launching their certificate programs fall 2022.

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Denison added a new Journalism major in 2021: Denison University launches new journalism major and minor (September 15, 2021) | News

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UCB aerospace engineering – has minor, will start major in fall 2022

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