Degrees to Prepare you for an Incredible Future
Explore! Check out our 13 bachelor’s degree programs, 18 minors and six associate degrees.
At Cottey, we have multiple degree options intended to fit your needs. You can complete a Bachelor of Arts degree in four years with any of the following majors – Business Administration-Management, Criminology, Education, English, Environmental Studies, International Business, International Relations, Liberal Arts, Organizational Leadership, Psychology, or Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies. Or you can complete a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, Criminology, Education or Health Sciences. Graduates of our bachelor’s degree programs are well-prepared to enter the world of work and for advanced study in graduate or law school.
Additionally, Cottey offers two-year, associate degree options. You can earn an associate in arts, associate in science, associate in fine arts – art, associate in fine arts – dance, associate in fine arts – theater, or associate in arts – music degree. These degree programs are carefully designed to facilitate transfer to a four-year college or university if you want to complete a major in an area other than one of the majors listed above.
Want a bachelor’s degree in something Cottey doesn’t offer? Your associate degree will transfer to a four-year college or university where you can finish your degree. You will have started the first two years of college in an empowering community of smart women.
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As a women’s college, we tailor classes to empower you, an emerging woman leader. No matter what your major, you will learn more about social responsibility and expand your global awareness. You will even have the opportunity to travel to another country!
International Trip: The Cottey Experience includes an international trip during Spring Break for all sophomores and transfer students who have earned 24 credits at Cottey. Cottey pays for the traveling and lodging with no extra tuition or fees. Many students go on to study abroad for a semester.
Interdisciplinary Programs: Regardless of which major you choose, you will have opportunities each semester to take courses in other disciplines, particularly courses to strengthen your leadership skills.
Capstone Projects: All bachelor’s degree programs include a capstone project your senior year. You will put your knowledge and experience together and demonstrate the depth of your education. When you’re finished, you will be well-prepared for graduate school or your first professional job.