School of Applied Sciences
The University of Mississippi

You belong where human sciences and service intersect

Turn your passion for helping others into a lifetime of career opportunities through any of our nine undergraduate programs, many with unique emphasis areas for specialization based on your career interest.

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Programs of Study

Read our students stories and get details about each of our programs in our online Viewbook.

Health-Related Professions

  • (NEW) Public Health & Health Sciences | Promote healthy living in public health, community health or allied health professions
  • Dietetics and Nutrition | Translate the science of nutrition. Build healthier communities. Become a nutrition professional.
  • Exercise Science | Improve physical fitness and health outcomes in a health profession or the fitness industry.
  • Applied Gerontology | Develop skills in supporting the aging population across a wide variety of industries.

Legal Studies and Social Work

  • Criminal Justice | Discover solutions for a safer, more just world and healthier, happier communities.
  • Law Studies | Equip yourself for the rigors of law school or a career as a legal assistant.
  • Social Work | Help individuals get needed services, support communities, and improve social and health services.

Management and Administration

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