School of Applied Sciences

The University of Mississippi

You belong where human science 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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Health-Related 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