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Academic Excellence Acknowledged: Annual Awards Colloquy Honors Faculty and Students

On Thursday, May 17, Tammy McGuire, professor of communication, and Asher Raboy, resident artist teaching in the department of music headed to the platform of the PUC Church, taking the steps two at a time.

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Half-Price Tuition & Housing: PUC Offers Summer Classes

Summer classes last only 2-3 weeks, including full-year sequences for pre-med and pre-dent courses such as Biological Foundations and General Chemistry. Pre-nursing courses such as Human Anatomy and General Microbiology are also available during the summer.

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Life is About Balance: PUC's Pre-Professional Club Provides Meaningful Connections

For years, Pacific Union College has maintained a medical and dental school acceptance rate well above the national average. The five-year average dental school acceptance rate at PUC is 65 percent, and for medical school this goes up to 68 percent. 

Academics

Degrees & Programs

Pacific Union College offers a broad selection of bachelor's and associate degrees as well as many pre-professional programs, minors, credentials, and a Master of Education degree. This complete listing of programs by department includes PDF files of the program guide-sheets.

General Guidesheets

Summary of General Education Requirements, B.S. Degree Download
Summary of General Education Requirements, B.A. Degree Download
Summary of General Education Requirements, B.B.A. Degree Download
Summary of General Education Requirements, B.F.A. Degree Download
Summary of General Education Requirements, Nursing Degrees Download
Summary of General Education Requirements, A.S. Degree Download
Honors Program Download
Information for Undeclared Majors Download

Aviation

Major in Aviation, A.S. Download
Major in Aviation, B.S. Download
Minor in Aviation Download

Biology

Major in Biology, B.A. Download
Major in Biology, B.S. Download
Major in Biotechnology: B.S. Download
Major in Environmental Studies, B.S. Download
Minor in Biology Download
Minor in Environmental Studies Download

Business Administration

Emphasis in Accounting, B.B.A. Download
Emphasis in Finance, B.B.A. Download
Emphasis in Healthcare Management, B.B.A. Download
Emphasis in International Business, B.B.A. Download
Emphasis in Management, B.B.A. Download
Emphasis in Marketing, B.B.A. Download
Major in Business Administration, B.A. Download
Major in Business Administration, B.S. Download
Major in Computer Information Systems, B.S. Download
Major in Management for Medical Professionals, B.S. Download
Minor in Business Administration Download
Master of Business Administration, M.B.A. Download

Chemistry

Major in Chemistry, B.A. Download
Major in Chemistry, B.S. Download
Major in Biochemistry, B.S. Download
Minor in Chemistry Download

Communication

Major in Communication, B.A. Download
Major in Communication, Communication Studies Emphasis, B.S. Download
Major in Communication, Marketing Communications Emphasis, B.S. Download
Major in Communication, Multimedia Journalism Emphasis, B.S. Download
Major in Health Communication, B.S. Download
Minor in Communication Download
Minor in PR/Journalism Download

Computer Information Systems

Major in Computer Information Systems, B.S. Download

Education

Major in Early Childhood Education, A.S. Download
Major in Early Childhood Education, B.S. Download
Major in Liberal Studies, B.S. Download
Elementary Teaching Credential, Non-Degree Program Download
Elementary Teaching Credential, Master of Arts in Teaching Download
Secondary Teaching Credential, Non-Degree Program Download
Secondary Teaching Credential, Master of Arts in Teaching Download
Master of Education, M.Ed. Download
Minor in Early Childhood Education Download

Emergency Services

Major in Emergency Services, A.S. Download
Major in Emergency Management, B.S. Download

English

Major in English, British and American Literature Emphasis, B.A. Download
Major in English, English Education Emphasis, B.A. Download
Major in English, Writing Emphasis, B.A. Download
Minor in Writing Download
Minor in English Download

Exercise Science

Major in Physical Education, Teacher Education Emphasis, B.S. Download
Major in Exercise Science, B.S. Download
Minor in Physical Education Download

History

Major in History, American History Emphasis, B.A. Download
Major in History, European History Emphasis, B.A. Download
Major in Social Studies, B.S. Download
Major in History, Political Studies and Ethics, B.S. Download
Minor in History Download

Mathematics

Major in Mathematics, B.S. Download
Major in Biomathematics, B.S. Download
Minor in Mathematics Download

Music

Major in Music, A.S. Degree Download
Major in Music, B.S. Degree Download
Major in Music: Composition Emphasis, B.S. Download
Major in Music: K-12 Teacher Training Emphasis, B.S. Download
Major in Music: Performance Emphasis, B.S. Download

Nursing and Health Sciences

Major in Emergency Services, A.S. Download
Major in Emergency Management, B.S. Download
Major in Health Sciences, A.S. Download
Pre-Nursing for Admission to the Nursing Program at PUC Download
Major in Nursing, A.S. and B.S.N. Degrees (2-Step Program) Download
Major in Nursing, B.S.N. Degree (For Registered Nurses only) Download

Physics & Engineering

Major in Biophysics, B.S. Download
Major in Physics, B.S. Download
Major in Engineering, A.S. Download
Minor in Physics Download

Pre-Professional

Pre-Art Therapy Download
Pre-Dental Hygiene, B.S., for Admission to Loma Linda University Download
Pre-Dentistry, D.D.S., for Admission to Loma Linda University Download
Pre-Professional Curriculum: Law Download
Pre-Medicine for Admission to Loma Linda University Download
Pre-Professional Curriculum: Optometry Download
Pre-Pharmacy for Admission to Loma Linda University Download
Pre-Public Health for Admission to Loma Linda University Download
Pre-Veterinary Medicine for Admission to UC Davis Download

Pre-Professional Allied Health

Pre-Cardiac Electrophysiology Technology (A.S.) for Loma Linda Univ. Download
Pre-Clinical Laboratory Science (B.S.) for Loma Linda Univ. Download
Pre-Communication Sciences (B.S.) for Loma Linda Univ. Download
Pre-Cytotechnology (B.S.) for Loma Linda University Download
Pre-Diagnostic Medical Sonography, B.S., for Loma Linda Univ. Download
Pre-Health Information Administration, B.S., for Loma Linda Univ. Download
Pre-Medical Radiography (A.S.) for Loma Linda University Download
Pre-Nuclear Medicine (B.S.) for Loma Linda University Download
Pre-Nutrition & Dietetics (B.S. or M.S.) for Loma Linda University Download
Pre-Occupational Therapy (M.O.T.) for Loma Linda University Download
Pre-Orthotics & Prosthetics (M.S.) for Loma Linda University Download
Pre-Pathologists’ Assistant (M.H.S.) for Loma Linda University Download
Pre-Physical Therapist Assistant (A.S.) for Loma Linda University Download
Pre-Physical Therapy (D.P.T.) for Loma Linda University Download
Pre-Physician Assistant (M.P.A.) for Loma Linda University Download
Pre-Radiation Sciences (B.S.) for Loma Linda University Download
Pre-Respiratory Care (B.S.) for Loma Linda University Download

Psychology & Social Work

Major in Psychology: B.A. or B.S. Degree Download
Major in Social Work, B.S.W. Download
Minor in Psychology Download

Theology

Major in Theology, B.A. Download
Major in Religion, Biblical Studies Emphasis, B.A. Download
Major in Religion, Health Professions Emphasis, B.A. Download
Major in Religion, Mission Emphasis, B.A. Download
Minor in Applied Christianity Download
Minor in Biblical Languages Download
Minor in Biblical Studies Download
Minor in Religious Studies Download
Minor in Seventh-day Adventist Studies Download
Minor in Theological Studies Download

Visual Arts

Major in Film, B.F.A. Download
Major in Fine Art, B.F.A. Download
Major in Graphic Design, B.F.A. Download
Major in Photography, B.F.A. Download
Major in Art, Fine Art Emphasis, B.A. Download
Major in Art, Photography Emphasis, B.A. Download
Major in Design, Graphic Design Emphasis, B.A. Download
Major in Film, B.A. Download
Major in Art, Photography Emphasis, A.S. Download
Major in Design, Graphic Design Emphasis, A.S. Download
Major in Film, A.S. Download
Minor in Art History Download
Minor in Art Download
Minor in Film Download
Minor in Graphic Design Download
Minor in Photography Download

World Languages & Cultures

Major in Spanish Studies, B.A. Download
Major in Language and Culture Studies, Emphasis in Arabic, B.A. Download
Major in Language and Culture Studies, Emphasis in French, B.A. Download
Major in Language and Culture Studies, Emphasis in German, B.A. Download
Major in Language and Culture Studies, Emphasis in Italian, B.A. Download
Major in Language and Culture Studies, Emphasis in Portuguese, B.A. Download
Major in Language and Culture Studies, Emphasis in Spanish, B.A. Download
Major in Global Development Studies, B.A. or B.S. Download
Emphases for the Major in Global Development Studies, B.A. or B.S. Download