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Majors & Programs

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Program Description Format Credits Location
Accounting, B.B.A.

Accounting is the language of business and a challenging and rewarding discipline. Accountants provide vital information, analysis and insight about the value and performance of organizations to executives, managers, investors and other decision-makers.

Face To Face 120
  • Allendale
  • Grand Rapids
Accounting, M.S.A.

The Seidman Master of Science in accounting (M.S.A.) offers an intensive, concentrated learning experience focused on accounting. This specialization is designed for those pursuing CPA certification and careers in public, industry and nonprofit accounting.

Face To Face 33 Grand Rapids
Adventure Tourism Management Minor Face To Face 33 Allendale
Advertising and Public Relations, B.A., B.S.

A bachelor's degree in advertising and public relations can lead to rewarding careers in corporate or agency settings doing meaningful work such as copywriting, public relations writing, media planning, research, and more.

Face To Face 120 Allendale
African/African American Studies Minor

The African and African American studies (AAA) program develops an understanding of the variety and complexity of Africa, a deep appreciation of the African American experience, and an enriching knowledge of the various historical trajectories and contributions of the global African diaspora.

Face To Face 21 Allendale
Aging and Adult Life minor

The aging and adult life minor at Grand Valley State University is designed to appeal to those students whose major academic preparation is in any field that may work with older populations.

Face To Face 21 Allendale
Allied Health Sciences, B.S.

Allied health professionals work in health care teams to provide a range of diagnostic, technical, therapeutic and direct patient care and support services that are critical to the other health professionals they work with and the patients they serve. The Allied Health Sciences (AHS) major is intended to meet the educational needs of an aspiring health professional.

Face To Face 120
  • Allendale
  • Traverse City
Allied Health Sciences, B.S. - Health Professional degree completion emphasis

Health professionals whose disciplines have an entry-level education preparation at the Associate of Science (A.S.) or Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree level constitute an important population of health care workers today.

The Allied Health Sciences - Health Professional Degree completion (AHS-HPD) is designed to complement the associate degree professional education with a path to earn a bachelor of science in allied health sciences.

Hybrid 120
  • Grand Rapids
  • Allendale
Allied Health Sciences, B.S. - Histotechnology emphasis

Histology is a laboratory science concerned with the demonstration of cellular morphology, chemical composition, and function of normal and abnormal tissue.

A histotechnologist cuts tissues removed through surgical procedures, mounts the tissue sections on glass slides, and stains them with special dyes to make the cell details visible under the microscope. With the information learned from the section of tissue biopsy, the pathologist and the patient's physician can make appropriate diagnoses and determine the best course of treatment for the patient.

120
  • Grand Rapids
  • Allendale
Allied Health Sciences, B.S. - Respiratory Care emphasis

Respiratory therapists provide direct patient care for those who have trouble breathing, which can range from premature infants with underdeveloped lungs, children and adolescents with asthma and other respiratory problems, to elderly patients with lung disease. They also provide emergency care to patients suffering from conditions such as heart attacks, drowning, or trauma. Respiratory therapists work in hospitals, clinics, rehabilitation facilities, physician offices, sleep labs and home care settings.

120
  • Grand Rapids
  • Allendale
Anthropology B.A., B.S.

Anthropology is the study and understanding of humans throughout time, including the effects of culture on individuals and of individuals on their society.

Face To Face 120 Allendale
Applied Anthropology undergraduate certificate

A certificate in applied anthropology (CAA) is designed to help students learn practical skills and concepts that will be useful for careers in government, business, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), as well as graduate school.

Anyone admitted to GVSU as a degree-seeking student may complete this certificate.

Face To Face 15 Allendale
Applied Behavior Analysis graduate certificate

Many school and healthcare professionals are seeking graduate level programs that teach them to incorporate behavior analytic principles and practices into their work with individuals with learning, behavior, and performance challenges.

Online 21
Applied Computer Science, M.S.

The Master of Science in applied computer science at Grand Valley State University is designed to help computing professionals expand their knowledge and opportunities for advancement in the field.

Face To Face 33 Grand Rapids
Applied Data Analytics undergraduate adult online certificate

The undergraduate certificate in applied data analytics at Grand Valley State University focuses on understanding how to interpret, use, and apply data and statistics in the workplace.

Online 18
Applied Data Analytics undergraduate certificate

The undergraduate certificate in applied data analytics at Grand Valley State University focuses on understanding how to interpret, use, and apply data and statistics in the workplace.

Face To Face 18
  • Grand Rapids
  • Allendale
Applied Linguistics Minor

Applied Linguistics (AL) is an interdisciplinary field that investigates and offers solutions to language-related problems in the world. The AL minor has 2 tracks: General and English as Second Language (ESL).

Face To Face 21 Allendale
Applied Linguistics, M.A.

Applied Linguistics is an ever-expanding and interdisciplinary field using foundational knowledge of human language to engage real world concerns. The field explores language teaching and learning; language assessment; second language literacy development; cross-cultural communication; and language acquisition, as well as empirical research in any of the above subfields of applied linguistics.

Face To Face 36 Grand Rapids
Arabic minor

In the tradition of education in modern languages and literatures at Grand Valley State University, courses in the Arabic minor teach different ways to reach linguistic proficiency and cultural competence. The ability to listen, speak, write, and read in Arabic expands the range of your communication skills and extends the breadth of your world view.

20 Allendale
Archaeology Minor

Archaeology is the study of the breadth and diversity of human experience, from the earliest appearance of humankind to the recent past. You can gain interesting insights into cultures around the world through the study of archaeology.

Face To Face 22 Allendale