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Four Year Plans

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Major/Minor Information

* Note: the 4-year plans are possible options to finish in four years, but are dependent on course offerings, student preferences, and scheduling.

** Note: This is a plan for students who have changed their major or transferred into the College of Arts and Sciences and have already completed UK Core and College of A&S Requirements.

Program / Department
Description of
Major / Minor
4 Year Plan*2 Year Plan**
Aerospace Studies/ROTC   
African American and Africana StudiesB.A. or MinorB.A. 
American StudiesMinor  
AnthropologyB.A. or B.S. or MinorB.A. or B.S. 
Appalachian StudiesMinor  
Army ROTC/Military Science   
BiologyB.A. or B.S. or Minor

B.A. Minor Option

B.A. Topical Focus




B.S. Traditional Option

B.S. Biochemistry Option

B.S. Materials Option



B.S. Traditional Option

B.S. Biochemistry Option

B.S. Materials Option

Cognitive ScienceMinor  
Creative WritingMinor  
Earth & Environmental Sciences (Geological Sciences) B.A. or B.S. or  MinorB.A. or B.S.B.A. or B.S.
EconomicsB.A. or B.S. or MinorB.A. or B.S. 
EnglishB.A. or B.S. or Minor

B.A. or B.S.

B.A. Creative Writing Option

B.A. with Study Abroad 

Environmental & Sustainability StudiesB.A. or MinorB.A. 
Folklore & MythologyMinor  
Foreign Language & International EconomicsB.A. or B.S.

Arabic  B.A. or B.S.

Chinese  B.A. or B.S.

French  B.A.  or B.S.

German  B.A. or B.S.

Japanese B.A. or B.S.

Russian B.A. or B.S.

Spanish B.A. or B.S.

Gender & Women's StudiesB.A. or MinorB.A. 
GeographyB.A. or B.S. or MinorB.A. or  B.S.B.A.
Health, Society & PopulationsB.A.B.A. 
HistoryB.A. or B.S. or MinorB.A. or B.S. 
Indian CultureMinor  
International StudiesB.A. or Minor


B.A. Education Abroad Option

Jewish StudiesMinor  
Latin American, Caribbean, & Latino StudiesMinor  
Liberal StudiesBLS


BLS - N.S.

BLS - S.S. 

LinguisticsB.A. or B.S. or Minor



Mapping & GISMinor  
Mathematical EconomicsB.A. or B.S.B.A. or B.S. 
MathematicsB.A. or B.S. or Minor

Option A:

B.A. or B.S.

Option B:

B.A. or B.S.

Military LeadershipMinor  
Modern & Classical Languages, Literatures, & CulturesB.A. or B.S. or Minor

Arabic  B.A. or B.S.

Chinese  B.A. or B.S.

Classics  B.A. or B.S.

French  B.A. or B.S.

German  B.A. or B.S.

Japanese  B.A. or B.S.

Russian  B.A. or B.S.

NeuroscienceB.S. or MinorB.S. 
PhilosophyB.A. or MinorB.A.B.A.
Physics & AstronomyB.A. or B.S. or MinorB.A. or B.S. 
Political ScienceB.A. or B.S. or MinorB.A. or B.S. 
Professional & Technical WritingMinor  
PsychologyB.A. or B.S. or Minor

B.A. Option 1 Advanced Lec/Lab

B.A. Option 2 Psychology Electives

B.S. Option 1 Advanced Lec/Lab

B.S. Option 2 Psychology Electives

SociologyB.A. or B.S. or MinorB.A. or B.S.B.A.
SpanishB.A. or MinorB.A. 
StatisticsB.S. or MinorB.S. 
Topical StudiesMajor  
Undergraduate Certificates

Appalachian Studies

Biological Anthropology

Global Studies

International Film Studies

Peace Studies

Sexuality Studies

Social Science Research

Urban StudiesMinor  
US Culture and Business PracticesB.A.B.A. 
World ReligionsMinor  
Writing, Rhetoric, & Digital StudiesB.A. or B.S. or  MinorB.A. or B.S.B.A.