Actuarial Science and FinanceEnjoy the advantages of both Erskine College and Clemson University through our dual degree program in finance and actuarial science. In this program, you can earn two degrees in five years, completing three years at Erskine and two at Clemson.American StudiesThe American Studies major is an interdisciplinary degree designed for students who want to understand the identity and significance of the United States of America. In this program, you will explore American history, politics, literature, religion, and culture. Bible & ReligionPrepare for Christian service and gain biblical knowledge through Erskine’s Bible and Religion major. If you plan to continue your studies in seminary, Erskine's Accelerated Ministry Program enables you to complete both a bachelor’s degree and a Master of Divinity degree in just five years.BiologyErskine’s biology major emphasizes discovery, scientific thinking, and the skills needed for your future career or studies. Our graduates have successfully entered a variety of professions as well as graduate programs in medicine and human genetics, veterinary medicine, environmental law, and toxicology. Business AdministrationGain a strong foundation of knowledge, skills, and ethics, along with hands-on application of business principles in Erskine's Business Administration program. Our graduates have gone on to careers in marketing, civil service, auditing, graphic design, event management, banking, and insurance. ChemistryIn Erskine's chemistry program, you will build both technical skills and scientific knowledge that will prepare you for future studies and careers. Our students have participated in research, both at Erskine and at other institutions, and many have continued their education in medical school and other advanced degree programs.EducationErskine's education program prepares you for classroom teaching through early and ongoing field experiences, conferences, action research, classroom instruction, and mentorship. You will also study project-based learning and assessment, along with technology application. Our faculty members invest in you, equipping you with the knowledge and confidence to become a transformational leader. EnglishIn the English program, you will hone your abilities in communication, critical thinking, and creativity, which will prepare you for a variety of vocations. Recent graduates have entered fields such as law, publishing, performing arts, ministry, and teaching.Health ScienceOur bachelor’s degree in Health Science prepares you to pursue an advanced degree in physical therapy, athletic training, occupational therapy, or in a physician’s assistant program. You will acquire fundamental knowledge about the healthcare industry, learn healthcare research methods, and gain practical experience through our partnerships with healthcare professionals.HistoryErskine’s history program prepares you with a thorough knowledge of the past and its application to the present. Many history majors go on to earn graduate and professional degrees or enter a variety of fields including law, business, education, information management, ministry, and public service. MathematicsDevelop the problem-solving skills and abstract reasoning abilities essential in today's workplace. Recent graduates have entered education, business, law, and industry. Others have completed graduate studies in mathematics, physics, statistics, computer science, and philosophy.MusicIf making music energizes and excites you, consider turning your passion into a major in Erskine’s Music Department. Whether you want to conduct, perform, or teach, the Music Department offers the tools and expertise to achieve that goal.Music EducationIf you want to make a difference in the classroom through music, Erskine’s Bachelor of Science in Music Education major is the perfect fit. This degree combines both musical training and educational preparation for students who want to be certified music educators in K-12 music classrooms.Physical Education and CoachingLearn to teach calisthenics, exercise techniques, sports, health, and nutrition. Erskine's program prepares you to teach physical education in grades K-12 and enables you to meet the certification requirements of the State Board of Education and CAEP for teaching physical education in public schools.Political ScienceIn Erskine’s political science program, you will examine American government, international politics, comparative politics, and political philosophy. Prepare for careers in government, public affairs, or private and non-profit sectors that require knowledge of government and politics. Pre-Professional ProgramsIf you are considering advanced studies in teaching, law, ministry, medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, engineering, or allied health professions, Erskine’s pre-professional programs will prepare you for success. Erskine graduates have excellent records of acceptance into professional and graduate schools.PsychologyErskine’s psychology major helps you develop research skills and apply your knowledge on a practical level. Prepare for graduate studies in psychology or for careers in a variety of mental health settings such as youth treatment centers, alcohol and drug abuse treatment centers, and community health centers. You will also be able to pursue further education in law school, business school, or nursing school.Social StudiesThe Social Studies major at Erskine College gives you a well-rounded view of history, geography, and the social sciences. If you plan to pursue a teaching certification, you can take a combination of classes in the humanities and education to develop the skills necessary for the classroom.Sport ManagementThe Sport Management major prepares you to be a leader in the business world of sports and entertainment. You will learn the managerial and fiscal skills necessary for a career in sports marketing, facility management, team operations, or other sport-related positions. This range of knowledge will prepare you to enter the work force, pursue a graduate degree, or achieve your entrepreneurial goals.