University of Northern Iowa colleges and departments

Each General Studies curriculum consists of courses selected from the departmental offerings of three of the four colleges in the university. The colleges and their respective departments or subject areas are listed below.

College of Business Administration

ACCT Accounting
ECON Economics
FIN Finance
MGMT Management
MKTG Marketing

College of Education

AT Athletic Training
EDLEAD Educational Leadership
EDPSYCH Educational Psychology
ELEMECML Elementary, Early Childhood & Middle School/Junior High
HPE Health Promotion & Education
INSTTECH Educational Technology
LITED Literacy Education
LYHS Leisure, Youth & Human Services
MEASRES Measurement& Research
PEMES Physical Education
SLS School Library Media Studies
SOCFOUND Social Foundations
SPED Special Education
TEACHING Teaching

College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences

ART Art
BIOL Biology
CHEM Chemistry & Biochemistry
CHIN Chinese
COMM Communication Studies
COMM DM Digital Media
COMM PR Public Relations
CS Computer Science
CSD Communication Sciences & Disorders
EARTHSCI Earth Science
ENGLISH English Language & Literature
ENV SCI Environmental Science
FREN French
GER German
HUM Humanities
LANG Languages
MATH Mathematics
MUSIC Music
MUS ENS Music, Organizations and Ensembles
MUS APPL Music, Applied
MUS TECH Music Techniques
MUS ED Music Education and Methods
MUS HIST Music History and Musicology
MUS LIT Performance Literature and Repertory
MUS THEO Music Theory
PHIL Philosophy
PHYSICS Physics
PORT Portuguese
RELS World Religions
SCI ED Science & Science Education
SLAV Russian
SPAN Spanish
TECH Industrial Technology
TESOL TESOL/Applied Linguistics
THEATRE Theatre

College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

ANTH Anthropology
COUN Counseling
CRIM Criminology
FAM SERV Family Services/Family Studies
GEOG Geography
GERO Gerontology
HISEUA Europe to ca. 1700
HISEUB Europe Since ca. 1700
HISNW Non-Western History
HIST Historical Study/Thematic/Graduate
HISUS United States History
INTDSGN Interior Design
MIL SCI Military Science
NUTR Nutrition
POL AMER American Politics
POL COMP Comparative Politics
POL GEN General Politics
POL INTL International Relations
POL THRY Political Theory
PSYCH Psychology
TEXDSGN Textile and Apparel
SOC Sociology
SW Social Work