Academics


Athens State offers a wide variety of college majors to prepare students for the challenges of the workplace. Did you know that nearly 1,000 students graduate each year with a baccalaureate degree from Athens State? That’s more than any other university in North Alabama.

College of Arts & Sciences

  • Art with options in Computer Graphics and Studio Arts
  • Behavioral Science
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science with additional options in Computer Information Systems, Computer Networking and Information Security
  • Criminal Justice with option in Juvenile Justice Studies
  • English Literature
  • English Literature with Minor in Drama
  • English/Language Arts
  • Health Science
  • Health and Wellness Management
  • History
  • Information Security
  • Liberal Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Political Science with additional option in Government Administration and Social Policy
  • Psychology
  • Public Safety and Health Administration
  • Religion
  • Social Science
  • Sociology

College of Business

  • Accounting
  • Acquisition and Contract Management
  • Enterprise Systems Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Information Assurance
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Management
  • Management of Technology

College of Education

  • Early Childhood Education P-3
  • Elementary Education K-6
  • Elementary/Collaborative K-6
  • Physical Education P-12
  • Collaborative Teacher (Special Education)
  • Technical Education (Class B Certification)
  • Technical Education (Non-Certification) Early Education Option
  • Technical Education (Non-Certification) Instructional Design Option
  • Technical Education (Non-Certification) Military Instructor Option
  • Technical Education (Non-Certification) Post-Secondary Instructor Option

College of Education Minors

  • Art with Education Minor
  • Biology with Education Minor
  • Chemistry with Education Minor
  • English with Education Minor
  • History with Education Minor
  • Mathematics with Education Minor
  • Social Science with Education Minor