You majored in what?!

June 04, 2014

Here are the 15 weirdest… I mean, unique… majors we’ve come across while compiling our major options for AdmitSee’s student database. There really is something for everyone!

  1. Bowling Industry Management, Vincennes University (Indiana)
  2. Theme Park Engineering, California State University Long Beach (California)
  3. Auctioneering, Harrisburg Area Community College (Pennsylvania)
  4. Gunsmithing, Lassen Community College (California)
  5. Folklore and Mythology, Harvard (Massachusetts)
  6. Bagpiping, Carnegie Mellon University (Pennsylvania)
  7. Bassoon Performance, The University of Arizona (Arizona)
  8. Bluegrass, East Tennessee State University (Tennessee) 
  9. Puppetry, University of Connecticut (Connecticut)
  10. Poultry Science, Texas A&M (Texas)
  11. Cannabis Cultivation, Oaksterdam University (California)
  12. Fermentation Sciences, Appalachien State (New York)
  13. Viticulture & Enology, Cornell (New York)
  14. Golf Course Management, University of Maryland (Maryland) 
  15. Turfgrass Science, Penn State University (Pennsylvania) 
At UConnn you can major in puppetry!
At UConnn you can major in puppetry!



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youngch
Vanderbilt ‘18


Accepted to Baruch, Binghamton, Brooklyn College, Hunter, Macaulay Honors, Duke, JHU, Northwestern, UPenn, Brown, Cornell, SUNY Buffalo, Rice, Vanderbilt, NYU, Columbia

I grew up in New York City, Bronx and Brooklyn to be exact. I went to pretty big public schools and once you find a supportive yet motivating group of friends, teachers, advisors, and counselors to complement your family, life becomes a whole lot better!
pam3171
Harvard ‘19


Accepted to Harvard, SD State, USD, Yale, Drake

Harvard '19. President's Interagency Task Force on Human Trafficking. Global Health and Health Policy Concentrator. Legal and political background.
tannar2020
Stanford ‘20


Accepted to Stanford, UC Berkeley, UC Davis, UCLA

Born in small town, interested in math, science, and literature. Attending Stanford University starting fall of 2016, planning on studying engineering or computer science, with a minor in a foreign language.
VivienneEve23
UC Berkeley ‘20


Accepted to UC Berkeley, Brown, Claremont (CMC), Columbia, Cornell, Harvard, Northwestern, Pomona, Stanford, San Diego, Vanderbilt, UCSC, UCSB, UCSD, UCLA, Cal Poly, Cal Poly Pomona, Washington

Los Angeles kid attending UC Berkeley, Class of 2020! Planning on studying business or economics. Go Bears!

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