Undergraduate Programs

Undergraduate Programs


With 55 bachelor's degree programs, Bloomsburg University is the right fit for more than 9,000 undergraduates. Building on the long tradition of teacher education, today's BU is a comprehensive university where students earn bachelor's degrees in science and technology, business, health care, social sciences, liberal arts ... and, of course, teacher education

Bloomsburg University also offers preparatory programs for students planning further study in law, medicine and engineering. An honors program for academically talented students, exchange agreements with institutions worldwide and an emphasis on civic engagement add to the atmosphere of learning at BU.

Students must complete 53 credits of general education requirements as a part of the 120-credit requirement for a bachelor's degree. Elective courses allow students to supplement a specific plan of study with classes to prepare for a career.

Some majors have specific course sequences that must be taken in an eight-semester path, while others are far more flexible. Even the most rigorous programs are reasonable to pursue a bachelor's degree in four years with an average semester of five classes.