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School of Architecture

Syracuse Architecture, the fourth oldest architecture school in the country, offers a professional education through curriculum that stresses creativity, research, and problem solving. The five-year program leads to a Bachelor of Architecture degree.


The College of Arts and Sciences

The founding college of Syracuse University remains at the center of undergraduate learning. The College is divided into the natural sciences and mathematics; the humanities; and the social sciences, which are offered in the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs.


School of Education

The School of Education is a national leader in enhancing educational practice. A pioneer in the inclusion movement, the School continues that tradition through its work to improve urban education.


College of Engineering and Computer Science
The College of Engineering and Computer Science educates engineers and computer scientists and creates new knowledge and technologies through ten undergraduate majors. Students have access to nationally regarded research centers, state-of-the-art lab spaces, and challenging internships.



David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics

The David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics prepares students to promote the health and well-being of individuals of all ages, their families, and their communities within the framework of social justice principles.


School of Information Studies

The nation’s Original Information School, the nationally-ranked iSchool continues to be a leading center for innovative programs and research. Dual enrollment programs offered with the College of Engineering and Computer Science, the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, and the Whitman School of Management.


The Martin J. Whitman School of Management

The Whitman School develops entrepreneurial managers who will become leaders in an era of global competitiveness. Programs are built around the major driving forces in business today: entrepreneurial management, globalization, use of technology, and leadership.


Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs

A nationally-ranked graduate school, the Maxwell School advances citizenship, scholarship and leadership around the world. Undergraduate social science departments are located in the Maxwell School.


S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications

One of the nation’s premiere schools of mass communication, Newhouse embraces virtually every known form of information dissemination. Programs are rooted in the liberal arts while you learn how to manage and produce for the mass media and other areas of public communications.


College of Visual and Performing Arts (VPA)

The center of cultural life on campus, VPA supports the creative process and professional development. The College is divided into four areas: the Setnor School of Music, Department of Drama, School of Art and Design, and the Department of Communication and Rhetorical Studies.


University College (UC) (for part-time students)

Almost all of SU’s degrees can be completed part time, with day, evening, online, weekend, and accelerated or condensed classes. University College also offers two part-time Bachelor of Professional Studies (BPS) degrees and certificate programs which can be completed fully online or in a blended format of online and on-campus classes.