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Wheaton Profile - Academics

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Faculty

  • Full time: 203, Part time: 111
  • 97% of full-time faculty hold earned doctorates or other terminal degree
  • 19 endowed faculty chairs, allowing +9% of permanent faculty to hold endowed professorships
  • 11:1 Student Faculty Ratio
  • 26 ethnic minority faculty (read more about Wheaton's diverse faculty >)

Arts & Sciences | B.A., B.S.

*signifies most enrolled majors

Ancient Languages
Anthropology
Applied Health Science *
Applied Mathematics
Art
Biblical Archaeology
Biblical & Theological Studies
Biology*
Business/Economics *
Chemistry
Christian Education & Ministry
Communication *
Computer Science
Economics
Elementary Education
Engineering (Dual Degree)
English *
Environmental Science
French
Geology
German
History
History/Social Science
Interdisciplinary Studies
International Relations
Mathematics
Music (6 majors, see Conservatory information)

Music (B.A.)
Nursing (Liberal Arts)
Philosophy
Physics
Political Science
Psychology *
Secondary Education (2nd major only)
Sociology
Spanish
Urban Studies

 

Conservatory of Music | B.Mus., B.Mus.Ed.

  • Composition
  • Music Education
  • History and Literature
  • Music with Elective Studies in Specific Outside Fields
  • Pedagogy
  • Performance

Undergraduate Certificates

  • Early Christian Studies
  • Gender Studies
  • HNGR - Human Needs and Global Resources (Development Studies)
  • Journalism 
  • Military Science
  • Neuroscience
  • Peace & Conflict Studies
  • Pre-Law
  • Youth Ministry

Master of Arts Degrees | M.A., M.A.T.

  • Biblical Archaeology
  • Biblical Exegesis
  • Biblical Studies
  • Christian Formation & Ministry
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Evangelism and Leadership
  • Theology
  • History of Christianity
  • Intercultural Studies
  • TESOL & Intercultural Studies
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Missional Church Movements 
  • Teaching, Elementary or Secondary

Graduate Certificates

  • TESOL

Doctoral Degrees | Ph.D., Psy. D.

  • Ph.D. in Biblical & Theological Studies
  • Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology

Special Programs

  • Tel Shimron - Excavation in Israel
  • HoneyRock
  • HNGR - Human Needs and Global Resources
  • International internship opportunities
  • Iron Sharpens Iron
  • Pre-Health Professions
  • Pre-Law Program
  • Pilgrimage to Santiago
  • ROTC
  • Science Station
  • Sports Ministry Trips Abroad
  • Wheaton in Chicago
  • Wheaton in China
  • Wheaton in Costa Rica
  • Wheaton in England
  • Wheaton in Germany
  • Wheaton in the Holy Lands
  • Wheaton in Korea
  • Wheaton in Mexico

Calendar System

  • Two 16-week semesters
  • Two 4-week summer sessions

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