Roanoke College

Academic Departments



Majors : B.A. Biology, B.S. Biology
Minor : Biology

Business Administration & Economics

Majors : B.A. Economics, B.B.A. Business Administration
Minors : Economics
Concentrations : Accounting, Finance, Business Information Systems, Global Business, Health Care Administration, Human Resource Management, Marketing


Majors : B.A. Chemistry, B.S. Chemistry, B.S. Biochemistry
Minor : Chemistry


Teacher Licensure Program
: Elementary Education, Secondary Education


Major : B.A. Literary Studies, B.A. Communication Studies, B.A. Creative Writing
Minors : Literary StudiesCommunication Studies, Creative Writing

Concentrations Africana Studies, Classics and the Ancient Mediterranean World, Gender Studies, Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Peace and Justice Studies

Environmental Studies

Major : B.S. Environmental Studies
Minor : Environmental Studies

Fine Arts

Majors : B.A. Art, B.A. Art History, B.A. Music, B.A. Theatre Arts
Minors : Art , Art History , Dramaturgy, Music , Theatrical Design, Theatre Performance
Concentrations : Classics and the Ancient Mediterranean World

Health and Human Performance

Majors : B.S. Athletic Training, B.S. Health and Exercise Science, B.S. Health and Physical Education, B.S. Sport Management


Major : B.A. History
Minors : European History, U.S. History, World History
Concentrations : Africana Studies, Anthropology, Classics and the Ancient Mediterranean World, East Asian Studies, Gender and Women's Studies, Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Public History

Mathematics, Computer Science & Physics

Majors : B.S. Mathematics, B.A. Physics, B.S. Physics, B.S. Computer Science, B.S. Applied Computer Science
Minors : Computer Science , Mathematics , Physics, Statistics

Modern Languages

Majors : B.A. French, B.A. Spanish
Minors : French, German, Spanish
Concentrations : Hispanic/Latin American and Caribbean Studies


Majors : B.A. Psychology, B.S. Psychology
Minors : Psychology
Concentrations: Human Development, Neuroscience

Public Affairs

Majors : B.A. Criminal Justice, B.A. International Relations, B.A. Political Science
: American Politics, Foreign Politics
Concentration : Legal Studies


Majors : B.A. Philosophy, B.A. Religious Studies, B.A. Christian Studies
Minors : Philosophy, Religious Studies, Christian Studies
Concentration : AnthropologyClassics and the Ancient Mediterranean World, Gender & Women's Studies, Parish Youth Leadership


Major : B.A. Sociology
Minor : Sociology
Concentrations : Health Care Delivery, Information Analysis, Gender & Women's Studies, Anthropology, Crime, Deviance & Social Control

Pre-Professional Programs

Dual-degree Engineering

Program in coordination with Virginia Tech and University of Tennessee at Knoxville


Prepares students for graduate work in divinity and the ministry

Pre-health Professions Programs

Pre-med, Pre-pharmacy, Pre-dentistry, Pre-veterinary


Prepares students for law school