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Programs for who you want to be

Deeply focused on our students, Syracuse University is a premier institution of research and higher learning.

Our investment in research means that undergraduates and graduates collaborate with some of the finest scholars and most nurturing faculty in the world. It is in that search for innovation that students often find inspiration that changes their lives.

The value of a Syracuse University education begins with our approach. Students can customize their own academic experience by blending the foundational power of the liberal arts with the intense focus of our professional programs. Students can choose from hundreds of majors, flexible study options and programs that span the nation and globe. Start your academic journey here:

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Undergraduate Majors and Minors

Choose from more than 200 majors and over 100 minors and embrace the interdisciplinary nature of Syracuse University’s academic options. 

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Graduate Degree Programs

Choose from more than 200 advanced degree programs from across Syracuse’s 13 schools and colleges, then customize your education with a rich selection of courses, internships and research projects.

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Online Programs

Academic excellence, flexible options, a vibrant community and a global alumni network help you succeed from your first class to your next job—and well beyond. Whatever your next move, we have the online programs and supportive community to help you succeed.

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Schools and Colleges

Within Syracuse’s 13 schools and colleges, you’ll find 200 majors and 100 minors, hundreds of the world's top researchers and scholars, and almost infinite opportunity.

Academic Calendar

Includes:  Academic Year, Quarter-Term, Five Year, Five Year Quarter-Term

Stay updated on key Syracuse calendar items. Here you’ll find all registration dates, course schedules, financial deadlines and degree award dates to keep you on time and on point.


The Institute for Veterans and Military Families is higher education’s first interdisciplinary academic institute, singularly focused on advancing the lives of the nation’s military veterans and their families.

Opportunities and Support

At Syracuse, you’ll do more than pursue your passion. You’ll be given the tools and opportunities that will enable you to flourish in your chosen area of study.

Research at Syracuse seeks to address pressing global needs and strives to involve students at every opportunity. The University is home to over 30 research centers that span disciplines, including the Syracuse Biomaterials Institute, Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs, the Tully Center for Free Speech and George E. Bennett Center for Accounting and Tax Research.

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  • Study Abroad

    Choose from over 100 different programs within 60 countries, and engage in internships, Signature Seminars, language study, homestay and community engagement projects.

  • Honors Program

    Accomplished students who are seeking to maximize their education and distinguish themselves academically and professionally can apply to join the Renée Crown University Honors Program.

  • Libraries, Collections, and Galleries

    Our vast libraries, research collections, museums and galleries provide you with endless opportunities for discovery and personal growth.

  • Office of Pre-College Programs

    Syracuse University’s Office of Pre-College Programs provides high school students with the opportunity to explore potential college majors in a variety of credit and noncredit courses.

  • Academic Administration

    The administration provides leadership and counsel on academic programs, policies, faculty recruitment and support, research, and support for academic affairs.

  • List of Academic Departments

    The interdisciplinary nature of Syracuse will inspire you to expand upon your interests in ways you've never considered.