Undergraduate Majors at SVSU
Our students aren't lost in the audience of a giant lecture hall; they are standing center stage presenting research to Ph.D.'s and graduate students around the world- from Oxford university's Global Conference on business and economics to the National Neurotrauma Society Symposium. Faculty across the five colleges include you in their work and seek out experiences to help you grow.
Our alumni earn access to some of the most highly regarded medical, law and graduate programs in the nation -- from Harvard to Northwestern and U of M. SVSU professors and advisors work with you to tailor your studies to your specific postgraduate program needs, connecting you to exciting research and colleagues around the country.
PRE-LAW: You can pair a pre-law concentration with any number of different majors.
PRE-HEALTH: Chiropractic Medicine, Dentistry, Medicine, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Podiatry, Veterinary Medicine
STUDENT LEADERSHIP PROGRAMS
If you crave a community of students who challenge your thinking and inspire passionate conversation, the Honors track at SVSU welcomes only 80 incoming freshmen each year for a more rigorous academic experience. Honors Program students participate in specialized seminars, get extra support to study abroad and shape their leaning through personal research.
GLOBAL FOUNDATION SCHOLARS
Discover the impact of gaining a global perspective in your studies. Global Foundation Scholars have the chance to take specialized courses and live in the same residential community together. You also receive additional support to participate in a study abroad program of your choice.
CARDINAL BUSINESS EDGE (CBE)
Geared toward driven and collaborative innovators, CBE prepares future entrepreneurs to think creatively. A two-year program, CBE offers exciting co-curricular travel experiences, faculty mentors and regular exposure to senior executives and business professionals.
Undergraduate Research Program
If you want to follow the crowd and research the expected, there are thousands of universities for you to choose. But if you seek the difficult questions, defy the traditional outcomes, and persevere past failed experiments, then you’re built for a Cardinal research team. SVSU provides you with the faculty and financial support to ask the questions that fascinate you.
BEYOND YOUR FIRST YEAR
SVSU champions conversation and mentorship because we know it leads to better leaders, learners, and lives. Whatever your interest, you’ll find the skills you need to take charge, encourage others, and help build strong communities. To prepare you for your future, the Roberts Fellowship and Vitito Global Business Leadership Institute are just two of the many scholarly programs we offer exclusively to upperclassmen.