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Majors and Degrees

Undergraduate Programs

Shown below is an A-Z list of undergraduate majors in the fields of agriculture, arts and humanities, education, engineering, health care, science and social science we offer at our four college campuses: Kojirakawa (K), Iida(I), Yonezawa (Y), and Tsuruoka (T). These majors lead to Bachelor of Arts (B. A.), Bachelor of Arts (B. A.) in Economics, Bachelor of Arts (B. A.) in Law, Bachelor of Arts (B. A.) in Literature, Bachelor of Arts and Sciences (B. A. S.), Bachelor of Engineering (B. Eng.), Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.), Bachelor of Agriculture (B. Agr.), Bachelor of Medicine (M. B.), and Bachelor of Nursing (B. N.) degrees.

MajorsDegreesFaculty (Campus)
Art (Fine arts) B. A. Education, Art and Science (K)
Art history and art culture B. A. in Literature Humanities and Social Sciences (K)
Asian culture
(Chinese & Japanese literature)
B. A. in Literature Humanities and Social Sciences (K)
Biochemical engineering B. Eng. Engineering (Y)
Biology B. Sc. Science (K)
Bio-system engineering B. Eng. Engineering (Y)
Chemistry and chemical engineering B. Eng. Engineering (Y)
Comparative culture and cultural representation B. A. in Literature Humanities and Social Sciences (K)
Cultural anthropology and religious history B. A. in Literature Humanities and Social Sciences (K)
Earth and environmental sciences B. Sc. Science (K)
Economics and business management B. A. in Economics Humanities and Social Sciences (K)
Electrical engineering B. Eng. Engineering (Y)
Environmental Science and Technology for Water and Land Use B. Agr. Agriculture (T)
Environment and space design B. A. S. Education, Art and Science (K)
Food and Applied Life Sciences B. Agr. Agriculture (T)
Food and nutrition B. A. S. Education, Art and Science (K)
Forest science B. Agr. Agriculture (T)
Geography B. A. in Literature Humanities and Social Sciences (K)
History B. A. in Literature Humanities and Social Sciences (K)
Human information science B. A. in Literature Humanities and Social Sciences (K)
Informatics B. Eng. Engineering (Y)
Intercultural studies B. A. Education, Art and Science (K)
Law B. A. in Law Humanities and Social Sciences (K)
Linguistics
(English and Japanese linguistics)
B. A. in Literature Humanities and Social Sciences (K)
Management of food, agriculture
and environment
B. Agr. Agriculture (T)
Material and biological chemistry B. Sc. Science (K)
Mathematical sciences B. Sc. Science (K)
Mechanical systems engineering B. Eng. Engineering (Y)
Medicine M. B. Medicine (I)
Music B. A. Education, Art and Science (K)
North American and European culture B. A. in Literature Humanities and Social Sciences (K)
Nursing B. N. Nursing (I)
Philosophy B. A. in Literature Humanities and Social Sciences (K)
Physics B. Sc. Science (K)
Plant and bioresource sciences B. Agr. Agriculture (T)
Polymer science and engineering B. Eng. Engineering (Y)
Psychology B. A. in Literature Humanities and Social Sciences (K)
Public policy B. A. in Policy Studies Humanities and Social Sciences (K)
Safe and reliable agricultural production B. Agr. Agriculture (T)
School education B. A. in Education Education, Art and Science (K)
Sociology B. A. in Literature Humanities and Social Sciences (K)
Special needs education B. A. in Education Education, Art and Science (K)
Sport B. A. Education, Art and Science (K)
Systems innovation B. Eng. Engineering (Y)
Systems science and information Studies B. A. S. Education, Art and Science (K)

Graduate Programs

Shown below are an A-Z list of 39 graduate majors we offer in the fields of agriculture, arts and humanities, engineering, science and health care on our four campuses at YU. These majors lead to Master of Agriculture (M. Agr.), Master of Arts (M. A.), Master of Arts (M. A.) in Clinical Psychology, Master of Arts (M. A.) in Literature, Master of Arts (M. A.) in Policy Studies, Master of Engineering (M. Eng. ), Master of Nursing Science (M. N. S.), Master of Science (M. Sc.), Master of Teacher Training, Doctor of Agricultural Sciences, Doctor of Engineering (D. Eng.), Doctor of Nursing Science (D. N. S.), Doctor of Medicine (M. D.), Doctor of Science (D. Sc.) and Doctor of Medical Science (D. Med. Sc.). The letters in the parentheses indicates the campuses: K (Kojirakawa), I (Iida), Y (Yonezawa), and T (Tsuruoka).

MajorsDegreesFaculty (Campus)
Art M. A. Regional Education and Culture (K)
Biochemical engineering M. Eng. Science and Engineering (Y)
Bioengineering D. Eng. Science and Engineering (Y)
Bioenvironment M. Agr. Agricultural Sciences (T)
Biology M. Sc. Science and Engineering (K)
Bioproduction M. Agr. Agricultural Sciences (T)
  Ph. D. Agricultural Sciences, Iwate U. (T)
Bioresource engineering M. Agr. Agricultural Sciences (T)
Bioresources Ph. D. Agricultural Sciences, Iwate U. (T)
Bio-system engineering M. Eng. Science and Engineering (Y)
Biotic Environment Ph. D. Agricultural Sciences, Iwate U. (T)
Business Systems M. A. in Policy Studies Social and Cultural Systems (K)
Chemistry and chemical engineering M. Eng. Science and Engineering (Y)
Clinical Psychology M. A. in Clinical Psychology Regional Education and Culture (K)
Cryobiosystems Ph. D. Agricultural Sciences, Iwate U. (T)
Cultural systems M. A. in Literature Cultural and Social Systems (K)
Earth and environmental sciences M. Sc. Science and Engineering (K)
Electrical engineering M. Eng. Science and Engineering (Y)
Electrical engineering and informatics D. Eng. Engineering (Y)
Environmental life science M. Med., D. Med. Medical Science (I)
European and American cultures M. A. in Literature Cultural and Social Systems (K)
Human sciences M. A. in Literature Cultural and Social Systems (K)
iFront program D. Eng. Engineering (Y)
Informatics M. Eng. Science and Engineering (Y)
Interactive symbiosphere sciences D. Sc. Science and Engineering (K)
International cultural studies M. A. in Literature Cultural and Social Systems (K)
International systems M. A. in Policy Studies Cultural and Social Systems (K)
Management of technology (MOT) M. Eng., D. Eng. Science and Engineering (Y)
Material and biological chemistry M. Sc. Science and Engineering (K)
Mathematical sciences M. Sc. Science and Engineering (K)
Mechanical systems engineering M. Eng., D. Eng. Science and Engineering (Y)
Medicine M. D. Medical Science (I)
Music M. A. Regional Education and Culture (K)
Nursing M. N. S., D. N. S. Medical Science (I)
Organic device engineering M. Eng. Organic Materials Science (Y)
Organic materials engineering D. Eng. Organic Materials Science(Y)
Philosophy and history M. A. in Literature Cultural and Social Systems (K)
Physics M. Sc. Science and Engineering (K)
Polymer science and engineering M. Eng. Organic Materials Science(Y)
Public systems M. A. in Policy Studies Cultural and Social Systems (K)
Social systems M. A. in Policy Studies Cultural and Social Systems (K)
Sport M. A. Regional Education and Culture (K)
Teacher training Master's degree (2 tracks) Teacher Training (K)

M. A. - Master of Arts
M. Agr. - Master of Agriculture
M. Eng. - Master of Engineering
M. Med. - Master of Medical Science
M. N. S. - Master of Nursing Science
M. Sc. - Master of Science
D. Eng. - Doctor of Engineering
D. Med. - Doctor of Medical Science
D. N. S. - Doctor of Nursing Science
D. Sc. - Doctor of Science
M. D. - Doctor of Medicine
Ph. D. - Doctor of Philosophy