Areas of Study

Morehouse College offers programs of study leading to a bachelor of arts or bachelor of science degree. Students may choose from a total of 26 majors across our three academic divisions. Students may also pursue concentrations and minors in any department that offers them, subject to limitations placed by the department or by the student's major. Concentrations and completed minors will appear on the student's official transcript.

Business Administration & Economics

The Division of Business Administration & Economics offers a B.A. in the following:
Business Administration »  Economics » 

Humanities & Social Sciences

The Division of Humanities & Social Sciences offers a B.A. in the following:
African American Studies » Modern Foreign Languages »
Chinese Studies » Music »
Cinema Television & Emerging Media Studies » Philosophy & Religion »
Drama and Dance » Political Science »
English » Sociology »
Kinesiology, Sports Studies & Physical Education » Urban Studies »
History » Survey of Visual Arts »

Science & Mathematics

The Division of Science & Mathematics offers a B.S. in the following:
Biology » Mathematics »
Chemistry » Physics and Dual-Degree Engineering Program »
Computer Science » Psychology »



Morehouse College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Morehouse College.

The Division of Business and Economics is accredited by AACSB – The International Association of Management Education. The Department of Chemistry is on the list of approved programs of the American Chemical Society. The College is also accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.

The organizations in which Morehouse College holds memberships include the following:

  • American Association of Higher Education
  • American Council of Education
  • Association of Private Colleges & Universities in Georgia
  • National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education
  • National Association of Independent Colleges & Universities