Majors and Courses

Glucose monitoring research in Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry Bakthan Singaram's lab. Photo by Jim MacKenzie.

UCSC offers undergraduate majors in the Divisions of Art, Humanities, Physical and Biological Sciences, and Social Sciences, and the Jack Baskin School of Engineering. In addition, many of our majors are interdisciplinary and draw from the strengths of our faculty and researchers in multiple areas.

Explore the links to the left, and learn about the many opportunities for curricular and co-curricular engagement at UCSC, meet some of our extraordinary faculty, and read about the success stories of our students and alumni.

*Please note that this list includes all undergraduate majors, but some items, such as Prelaw, Premedicine, and Education, are areas of study that may be covered by a number of different majors.

For an official, printable list of UC Santa Cruz majors, please see the Fields of Study page in the General Catalog.

Freshmen who apply to UC Santa Cruz as “Undeclared” are assigned to an advising cluster.