Geography

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Overview

Geography is the science of place and space. Geographers survey where things are located on the surface of the Earth, study how places differ, and investigate human interactions with the environment. The discipline is divided into two main branches: human geography and physical geography. Human geography is concerned with the spatial aspects of human [...]

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Gerontology

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Overview

Since its inception in 2003, Barton’s gerontology program has prepared students for careers in the broader aging network by providing a solid theoretical and applied foundation in gerontology, while instilling a sense of respect and compassion for older adults. In keeping with the rich heritage of Barton’s [...]

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Health and Physical Education

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Overview

Barton’s commitment to engaged learning means our Health and Physical Education major offers an academically challenging program where practical learning promotes discovery and self-reflection and cultivates leadership. These experiences, combined with our strong liberal arts core, will enhance your communication and critical thinking skills, extend your global [...]

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Health Promotion

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Health Promotion Major Requirements Health Promotion Core:
ATR 240 (1); BIO 101 (4); BIO 219 (4) or BIO 311/313 (3/1) and 312/314 (3/1); GRN 101; HEA 230; NUR 214, 322, 325, 346; PED 405; PSY 101, 220, 365; SPS 202 (1) or NUR 201 (2); SPS 410, [...]

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History

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Overview

Studying history is a fundamental way to understand the world in which you live. It also enhances your reading, writing, and thinking skills—skills that have limitless application no matter what career you pursue. At Barton, majoring in history offers a wide range of learning opportunities that will [...]

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International Business

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This is an excellent minor for students with majors in the School of Business as well as students from other areas that are seeking a career in the international sector of the world economy. Students select from courses in International Business, World Geography, Food and Culture, World Religions, Economic Geography and World Trade, Introduction [...]

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Journalism

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Barton’s Mass Communications major offers pre-professional training that prepares students for entry-level positions in specific industries and for graduate school. The program features four areas of concentration: Audio Recording Technology, Broadcast/Video Production, Journalism, and Public Relations. And because these four areas share many courses, completing two concentrations — and enhancing your marketability — is [...]

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Mass Communications

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Concentrations:
Audio Recording, Broadcast Video, Journalism, Public Relations

Overview

Barton’s Mass Communications major offers pre-professional training that prepares students for entry-level positions in specific industries and for graduate school. The program features four areas of concentration: Audio Recording Technology, Broadcast/Video Production, Journalism, and Public Relations. And because these four areas [...]

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Mathematics

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Overview

The mathematics major at Barton offers a well-balanced program designed to give you the foundation you need to pursue a career in the private or public sector. You’ll not only master the traditional core of calculus, discrete mathematics, linear algebra, statistics and geometry; [...]

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Middle School Education (6-9)

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Degrees Offered:
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Overview

With Barton’s Middle School Education program, you’ll be qualified to teach in grades six through nine as a teacher of mathematics, science, English language arts, or social studies. And because of the structure of our program, we’re able to offer you the flexibility to complete the required [...]

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