Undergraduate Academics

Rochester University offers you a breadth and depth of learning that goes beyond book work to educate you holistically in mind, body, and spirit. In this way, RU is helping ensure your success not only in your career, but in your everyday life.

Our doors are open to anyone interested exploring and growing their faith. Our goal is to help you cultivate your moral and educational development in a welcoming learning environment. We hope you leave RU a well-educated, compassionate, and interesting person who is eager to change the world for the better.

Accounting, BBA

Graduating with a degree in Accounting means you’re fluent in a financial language that makes you a valuable commodity to…

Associate of Arts

The Associate of Arts program will provide students with a 2-year degree and foundational knowledge base that will prepare them…

Associate of Science

The Associate of Science program will provide students with a 2-year degree and foundational knowledge base that will prepare them…

Behavioral Science Major with Social Work Track, BS

The Behavior Science program with a Social Work track expands the Behavioral Science Major to include a practicum in your…

Biology, BS

The Biology program will provide you with a solid background for a wide variety of biology-related fields. The program is…

Christian Ministry, BS

The Christian Ministry program prepares you for ministerial leadership with a combination of courses in the areas of biblical studies,…

Computer Information Systems, BBA

The Bachelor of Business Administration in Computer Information Systems is an online degree completion program for students who have completed…

Elementary Education, BS

The Teacher Education program at Rochester University will prepare you for Christian outreach in the classroom and to effectively serve…

English, BA

The English program will foster your ability to respond to and produce written texts. Through composition, creative writing, and literature…

Health Sciences, BS

The Health Sciences program is designed for students interested in pursuing studies at either a pharmacy school or a physical…

Interdisciplinary Studies, BA/BS

Students in the Interdisciplinary Studies program complete a curriculum of general studies coursework, and choose two of the following areas…

Interdisciplinary Studies with concentration in Pre-Med, BS

This degree offers a concentration in pre-med to allow you to incorporate a concentration specifically designed for medical school and…

Interdisciplinary Studies with concentration in Pre-Physician Assistant, BS

The IDS Pre-PA program allows you to incorporate a specific Pre-Physician’s Assistant program directly into your Interdisciplinary degree.

Management, BBA

The Management program will prepare you to achieve a high level of success in the business world, thanks to an…

Mass Communication, BS

The Mass Communication program offers five tracks: Broadcast media arts, Digital media arts, Graphic design, Journalism, Public relations, Rochester University’s…

Musical Theatre, BA/BS

Rochester University’s Musical Theatre program is designed to prepare students in vocal performance, dance, and theatre, and a capstone internship…

Neuropsychology, BS

In the Neuropsychology program, you will gain exposure to a broad range of integration of science, human behavior, and insight…

Nursing, BS

The Nursing program prepares you for a fulfilling and challenging nursing career. As a student, you will become a socially…

Psychology, BS

The Psychology program offers you a broad study of human behavior and insight into psychology as a scientific discipline and…

Secondary Education, BS

The Teacher Education Program at Rochester University will prepare you for Christian outreach in the classroom and to effectively serve…

Social Entrepreneurship, BBA

The Social Entrepreneurship program will prepare you to think critically, creatively, and collaboratively about issues facing government, for-profit, and nonprofit…

Sports Management, BBA

The Sports Management program prepares you for careers in fitness center management, sports public relations, recreation management, sports promotions, sports…

Theatre Management, BS

As a Theatre Management student, you will practice your craft in community with talented faculty, staff, and other students in…

Theatre, BA/BS

As a Theatre major, you will practice your craft in community with talented faculty, staff, and other students. In this…

Traditional Pre-Licensure, BSN

The philosophy of the RU School of Nursing is based on the ideals of Christian koinonia, embracing concepts in community,…

Urban Ministry, BS

A degree in Urban Ministry prepares you to participate in God’s work of new creation within urban settings, which are…

Worship Ministry, BS

The Worship Ministry degree prepares you to serve God’s people in the planning and leading of worship. Theology, ministry, music,…

Youth and Family Ministry, BS

The Bachelor of Science in Youth and Family Ministry prepares you to aid families in the spiritual formation of people…

Faculty

Assistant Professor of English