Santa Clara University

Undergraduate Admission

Majors by Schools and Colleges

Santa Clara is organized into three academic schools or colleges: the College of Arts & Sciences, the Leavey School of Business and the School of Engineering. The academic departments within these schools and college offer numerous undergraduate degrees and minors. Most majors are also offered as minors.


When you apply to Santa Clara, you apply to the school or college of your choice. You must declare a major prior to the start of your junior year, though most students do so by the end of freshman year. Approximately 11% of our students choose to double-major, and 30% decide on at least one minor, with the option of selecting up to two.

College of Arts & Science
Leavey School of Business
School of Engineering
*Programs offered as minors only.
** Companion or second major only.