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Major Categories in Recruit-A-Duke

Employers and graduate schools will often use Major Categories in Recruit-A-Duke to identify the type of student applicant that they're seeking. It's important to identify which category your major falls under so that you can identify which organizations might be interested in you. Major categories in Recruit-A-Duke are organized as follows.

  • Arts - Music - Theatre includes:
    • Art
    • Art History
    • Graphic Design
    • Interior Design
    • Music
    • Studio Art
    • Theatre & Dance
    • And these graduate programs: Art Education, Performance, Music, Studio Art
  • Business includes:
    • Accounting
    • Computer Information Systems
    • Economics
    • Finance
    • Hospitality & Tourism Management
    • International Business
    • Management
    • Marketing
    • Quantitative Finance
    • And these graduate programs: Accounting, MBA, and Information Security
  • Education includes:
    • Interdisciplinary Liberal Studies
    • Interdisciplinary Social Science
    • And these graduate programs: Education, School Counseling, Special Education, Adult Education- Human Resource Development, College Student Personnel Administration, and School Psychology
  • Engineering includes Engineering
  • Health & Human Services includes:
    • Athletic Training
    • Communication Sciences and Disorders
    • Dietetics
    • Health Sciences
    • Health Services Administration
    • Kinesiology
    • Nursing
    • Pre-Health programs
    • Social Work
    • And these graduate programs: Health Sciences, Occupational Therapy, Physician Assistant Studies, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Kinesiology, Speech Pathology, Clinical Audiology, Nursing, Psychological Sciences, Counseling & Supervision, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and Clinical & School Psychology
  • Hospitality, Sport & Recreation Management includes:
    • Hospitality Management
    • Sport & Recreation Management
  • Individualized Study includes Individualized Study
  • Liberal Arts & Humanities includes:
    • English
    • History
    • Modern Foreign Languages
    • Philosophy & Religion
    • And these graduate programs: English, History
  • Media & Communication includes:
    • Communication Studies
    • Media Arts & Design
    • Writing, Rhetoric, & Technical Communication
    • And these graduate programs: Writing, Rhetoric, & Technical Communication
  • Science & Math includes:
    • Biology
    • Biophysical Chemistry
    • Biotechnology
    • Chemistry
    • Earth Science
    • Geology
    • Mathematics
    • Physics
    • Statistics
    • And these graduate programs: Assessment & Measurement, Biology, Mathematics
  • Social Sciences includes:
    • Anthropology
    • International Affairs
    • Justice Studies
    • Pre-Law
    • Political Science
    • Psychology
    • Public Policy & Administration
    • Sociology
    • And these graduate programs: Strategic Leadership, Political Science, Public Administration
  • Technology includes:
    • Computer Science
    • Geographic Science
    • Integrated Science & Technology
    • Intelligence Analysis
    • And these graduate programs: Computer Science (various concentrations), Integrated Science & Technology
  • Undeclared includes Undeclared

If you don't see your major listed, it may be a new program that was recently added. Please contact Chandra Lane at lanecm@jmu.edu to find out how the major has been categorized.