ACADEMY OF FREEDOM HONORS PROGRAM
Developing graduates who are innovators and leaders in their fields is the heart of the Douglas MacArthur Academy of Freedom.
Students seeking the Bachelor of Business Administration degree in accounting are required to take a 30 semester hour business core which consists of courses in accounting, business, finance, marketing and management.
The Department of Art offers the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees in art communication and art education.
The Athletic Training Education Program (ATEP) at Howard Payne University provides students the opportunity to earn the Bachelor of Science degree in exercise and sport science with an athletic training specialization
The Department of Biological Sciences offers a curriculum leading to the Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts degrees.
Business Education, Finance, Management, and Marketing
Business Composite is a minor in the School of Business, and may be paired with any major of the student's choosing.
The Department of Chemistry offers a standard chemistry degree and a chemistry with a biochemistry concentration.
Bible, Biblical Languages, Bi-vocational Christian Ministry, Bivocational Education Ministry, Cross-Cultural Studies, Philosophy, Practical Theology, Christian Education, Youth Ministry
The Department of Communication and Theatre offers programs leading to the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees. Students who major in Communication may choose one of three specialization areas: Organizational and Leadership Communication, Public and Media Communication, or Texas State Teacher Certification in Speech Communication.
COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS
The Department of Computer Information Systems offers the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree with a major in Management Informations Systems (MIS) and the Bachelor of Science (BS) degree with a major in Computer Information Systems (CIS).
The Department of Criminal Justice offers programs leading to the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts, and Sciences (BAAS) degrees.
All-level, K-4th grade, Middle School, Secondary
The Department of English offers the Bachelor of Arts degree in English. An English major requires 30-36 semester hours.
Students who are not majoring in English but who want potential employers and professional and graduate schools to note their ability to communicate may decide to minor in writing.
EXERCISE AND SPORT SCIENCE
All-levels Physical Education, Exercise and Sport Management, Personal Trainer
The B.A. and B.S. in Family Studies focuses on the development of individual, couple, and family wellness across the lifespan...
The Department of Physical Science offers a Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science degree and a supporting concentration ("minor") in Forensic Science. This minor may be a particular complement to degrees in biology, chemistry, and criminal justice.
The purpose of the Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences degree is to meet the needs of non-traditional students who desire a baccalaureate degree incorporating prior learning experiences.
General History, U.S. and Modern European Emphases, History Teaching, Composite Social Science
INTERDISCIPLINARY POLITICAL SCIENCE
General major in Political Science, or with emphasis in International Studies, Pre-Law, or Public Policy
Students wishing to minor in Journalism will learn to think critically and communicate effectively through the media.
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES
The liberal arts and sciences major seeks to build upon the knowledge and skills base of the general education core
MASTER OF ARTS IN YOUTH MINISTRY
The Master of Arts in Youth Ministry is designed to provide preparation for those who will minister to teenagers and their families through the local church and other related ministries.
The Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Science degrees are available through the Department of Mathematics.
Media Ministry is a composit minor to prepare Christian Studies professionlas and non-Christian Studies students with the tools to serve in today's multi-media churches.
The Department of Music offers the Bachelor of Music degree, with emphasis in instrumental, choral or pedagogy/accompanying; the Bachelor of Music Education degree,and the Bachelor of Arts degree.
A minor in physics shall consist of 18-24 semester hours chosen in consultation with the physics faculty. Six advanced required hours may be waved, but is subject to the approval of the sciences department head.
General major in Political Science, or with emphasis in International Studies, Prelaw, or Public Policy
The Department of Psychology offers programs of study leading to the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees
SMALL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT-Minor
Small Business Management is an interdisciplinary minor which can be paired with any minor of the student's choosing.
The Department of Social Work offers programs leading to the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees in social work.
Students selecting sociology will be seeking a broad base of knowledge in the subject through pratical training with a global perspective.
The Department of Modern Languages offers a major in Spanish, consisting of 30-36 semester hours
The Department of Communication and Theatre offers programs leading to the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees.
The only one of its kind among Texas Baptist universities, the youth ministry degree at Howard Payne University prepares students for local church and parachurch youth ministries, as well as camping/recreational ministries. The HPU School of Christian Studies offers a full major and minor in Youth Ministry.