Divisions

Union College’s 27 fields of study are organized in nine academic divisions for administrative purposes.

Union offers bachelor's (four-year) and associate's (two-year) degrees as well as a Master of Physician Assistant Studies.

Students choose from a variety of academic routes with more than 50 majors, emphases and minors in 27 fields of study or fulfill individual educational goals with a personalized degree.

Other academic opportunities include studying abroad through Adventist Colleges Abroad and the Union Scholars honors program.

To learn more about studying at Union, visit the pages of Union's eight academic divisions by clicking on the images below.

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Division of Business and Computer Science

Preparing professionals for Christian service in the business world by providing a quality, student-oriented education that emphasizes ethics and balances practice and theory.

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Division of Emergency Management and Exercise Science

Offering programs in health and human performance, international rescue and relief, and occupational therapy, we promote the mental, physical, social and spiritual development of students for competent Christ-like service.

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Division of Fine Arts

Helping each student grow artistically, intellectually, and spiritually through a comprehensive program based on Christian principles of service and education.

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Division of Human Development

Educating exemplary teachers, psychology majors and social workers, our programs are driven by a commitment to holistic development, scholarship, multicultural clinical experiences and dedication to a life of service that assists others in achieving their God-given potential.

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Division of Humanities

Learn about who we are—as individuals and as a society—through studying the art, literature, philosophy and history humans have created.

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Division of Nursing

Training students from diverse communities to be competent professionals and caring generalists in the profession of nursing, the program reflects a commitment to Christian values, professional standards, holistic care, and service as modeled by Jesus Christ.

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Division of Religion

Empowering students to serve as Christian disciples, Christian leaders, and Christian professionals sharing the Gospel in preparation for Jesus Christ's return.

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Division of Science and Mathematics

Understand your world in a deeper way. Science and mathematics provide the underpinnings of every aspect of modern life, from what we eat to how we communicate and so much more. We provide a rigorous education while promoting the Christian faith.

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Physician Assistant Program

Preparing excellent PAs who transform lives through quality healthcare and Christian service.