Lafayette offers 51 areas of study across four academic divisions: humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, and engineering. Or work with professors to create your own major. Our interdisciplinary curriculum transcends academic boundaries and gives you the breadth and freedom to study what you're passionate about.

Examples of self-designed majors

  • Behavioral Economics
  • Child Development and Social Inequality
  • Classical Civilization
  • Collective Community Development and Social Policy
  • Consumers in the Marketplace
  • Cultures of Global Ecology
  • Environmental Issues and Policy
  • Global Health Studies
  • Nanoscience