Majors - Admissions | University of Pittsburgh

The adventure of a lifetime starts here. The major that you select here at Pitt will shape and define that journey and, possibly, the course of your professional career. Of course, picking your university major is also the fun part of applying to college in a lot of ways. There’s a good chance that you have an idea of what you want to study. There are things you’re passionate about. You’re eager to learn and master your field.

Or, maybe you haven’t quite decided yet. Maybe you’re still trying to narrow it down. Well, don’t worry. Our Degree Finder tool is an excellent way to search through the more than 100 majors here at The University of Pittsburgh.

Either way, we’re excited to help feed your curiosity as you discover the best part about Pitt, you.

Degree Finder

Picking a major is an important decision, and it’s important to know that you have great tools to help make this big decision—even if you’re not ready right now. One of our new tools the Degree Finder is designed to help you determine what path to take during your time here at Pitt.

More Than 100 Majors

All our undergraduate areas of study are designed to open up your future possibilities. Explore your interests and how they translate into a major, minor, or *certificate. Students can prepare for pre-professional programs like pre-medicine or pre-law by earning a degree and satisfying specific prerequisites, typically in the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences.

*Certificate programs are a concentrated area of study in addition to your major or minor.