Western Carolina University

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Western Carolina University is a  government institution of higher learning education which has the clear aims to offer in education sector.WCU was founded in 1889 to bring higher education and career opportunities to the western region of North Carolina. A member of the University of North Carolina system, WCU now provides an education to more than 10,000 students from 48 states and 35 countries.The university’s mission is focused on quality education and preparation for responsible citizenship in a changing world. Since its founding, WCU has grown in size to become a major cultural, scientific, and educational force in the region and the state—and we’re still growing.

Programs Offered

Undergraduate Majors and Concentrations

Academically or Intellectually Gifted (AIG) Add-on Licensure                               licensure

Accounting (B.S.B.A.) ‡        major  minor

Learning Outcomes

Acting (see Theatre Arts)

Administration of Justice                               concentration*

Anthropology (B.A., B.S.)     major minor               Learning Outcomes

Art (B.A., B.F.A.)      major  minor               Learning Outcomes

Art Education (B.S.Ed) ‡       major                           Learning Outcomes

Art History                              emphasis

Athletic Training (B.S.)          major                           Learning Outcomes

Biology (B.S.) ‡          major   minor   concentration              Learning Outcomes

Biology Education (see Science Education, B.S.Ed.)  ‡                                concentration

Birth-Kindergarten Education (B.S.)             major*                                     Learning Outcomes

Broadcasting                           concentration

Business Administration ‡                  minor

Business Administration and Law (B.S.B.A.)           major                           Learning Outcomes

Business Law             minor

Chemistry (B.S.) ‡      major   minor

Chemistry – Four + One Program (B.S., M.S.) ‡        major                           Learning Outcomes

Chemistry – ACS Approved (B.S.)     major                           Learning Outcomes

Cherokee Studies ‡                 minor   concentration, post baccalaureate certificate

Communication (B.S.)            major   minor               Learning Outcomes

Communication Sciences and Disorders (B.S.)  ‡      major                           Learning Outcomes

Computer Information Systems (B.S.B.A.)   major   minor               Learning Outcomes

Computer Science (B.S.)        major   minor               Learning Outcomes

Conflict Resolution                 minor

Construction Management (B.S.) ‡    major   minor               Learning Outcomes

Creative Writing                     minor

Criminal Justice (B.S.)            major*             minor               Learning Outcomes

Culturally-Based Native Health ‡                              certificate

Dance             minor

Early Childhood                                 concentration

Earth Sciences Education (see Science Education, B.S.Ed.)                                      concentration

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology                             concentration


Academic Affairs/Provost’s Office
565 H.F. Robinson
Western Carolina University
Cullowhee, NC  28723
828.227.7495 tel

Admissions (Undergraduate) 
102 Cordelia Camp
Western Carolina University
Cullowhee, NC  28723
1.877.WCU.4YOU tel