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Undergraduate Study

Envisioning a future in UT Austin Natural Sciences? With 15 majors across 12 departments, certificates, minors and degree programs to select from and unique choices in honors and health profession pathways, that vision can look many ways.

Fields of Study

Majors in the College

The College of Natural Sciences offers 15 undergraduate majors that span across all sciences, from astronomy and biology to computer science and public health. Most majors include multiple options and specializations with unique course offerings.

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All Undergraduate Programs

In addition to picking a major, students often choose a degree plan, certificate and/or minor. Find the courses and curriculum associated with your preferred path using our checklists and planning tool.

Natural Sciences Honors

Honors Programs

Seven honors programs unique to the College of Natural Sciences at UT Austin are available to students. Some are major-specific, while others are for students across the college. 


Certificates, Minors & More

Transcript-recognized certificates allow students to pursue a unique interest—from forensic science to pre-health to applied statistical modeling. Explore the certificate options, as well as special minors and a concentration available in Natural Sciences and at UT. 

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Health Professions

Planning to enter a professional health program after securing your degree? We have you covered.


The B.S.A. vs. B.S. Degree

Students seeking flexibility to take more electives and students who want to dive deeply into their subject have options at UT Austin. The degree option within your major provides choices.