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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niathuravil
Rutgers ‘20


Accepted to Rutgers, NYU, Fordham, UMass, Colorado, MSU, Illinois, Arizona, Washington

Your local dancing astronaut with a passion for the political things in life.
ryanbada
UC Berkeley ‘24


Accepted to UC Berkeley, UCSD, UC Irvine, UCSB, UCSC, CSULB, San Jose State, SDSU, Cal Poly, San Diego, U San Fran, Emerson

A first-generation student expected to attend UC Berkeley planning to major in Media Studies and minor in Journalism and Conservation and Resource Studies.
BGrove
Duke ‘23


Accepted to Duke, UT Austin, GA Tech, Washington, Arizona

I am a normal person: I promise. I am a big sports fan who will be attending Duke to watch basketball (and hopefully graduate with an economics degree).
aandinofrydman
Stanford ‘23


Accepted to Stanford, Columbia, UC Berkeley, UMich, UNC, UCSB, NYU, UCLA, Washington, UCSD, UC Davis

Bay Area local studying econ, cs, and human rights, and trying to figure out the world!

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