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 33 majors across our seven academic divisions. Students may also pursue concentrations and minors in any department that offers them, subject to limitations placed by the student's major. Concentrations and completed minors will appear on the student's official transcript. If you have questions about any majors or programs, listed or unlisted, please contact the Office of Academic Affairs at 470-639-0267.

Business Administration & Economics

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


The Division of Humanities offers a B.A. in the following:
Africana Studies » English »
History » Philosophy »

Mathematics and Computational Sciences

The Division of Mathematics and Computational Sciences offers a B.S. in the following:
Math » Computer Science »
Pre-Engineering » Physics »

Creative and Performing Arts

The Division of Creative and Performing Arts offers a B.A. in the following:
Music »  Art » 
Drama » CTEMS »
Dance »  

Social Sciences and Cultural Studies

The Division of Social Sciences and Cultural Studies offers a B.A. in the following:
Urban Studies » Spanish »
Political Science » French »
Chinese Studies » Sociology »
Communication Studies*  
*For more information on Communication Studies, contact Felicia Stewart

Life Sciences

The Division of Life Sciences offers a B.A. in the following:
Biology » Kinesiology » 
Psychology » Chemistry »



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