As an entering undeclared student, you'll have the opportunity to choose one of four tracks that best meets your area of interest. The track program allows you to explore major and career options while staying on track for completing degree requirements in a traditional four-year program.

Each track offers a peer group of similar interests, curriculum choices that allow you to explore and test majors (and stay on track for a particular direction if you choose to), and general education courses that can be used if you choose to change direction.

What Each Track Offers

  • A peer group of students with similar interests
  • Curriculum choices that help students explore, test, and stay on track for that area of majors
  • General education courses students can use if they change direction
  • Exploration: In a Major Way, a one-credit required course focusing on study skills; time management; and self, major, and career exploration
  • Specially trained academic advisors, committed to helping students succeed

Discovery, Human Services, and Education Track

For students who:

  • Have a wide variety of interests, or
  • Are just beginning to explore their options, or
  • Are interested in:
    • Working with children, elders, etc.
    • Early Childhood, Elementary/Special, or Secondary Education, or 
    • Liberal arts majors, law school, etc.

Most students take an average of 14-16 credits, including:

  • College Writing I (fulfills first half of College Writing, 3 credits)
  • Exploration: In a Major Way (required for all UNDC students, 3 credit)
  • First-Year Seminar (required for all First-Year students, 3 credits)
  • Perhaps, an Introductory Course (3 credits) 

Two or three of the following transportable Core Curriculum courses:

  • Historical and Social Literacy 
  • Aesthetic Expression 
  • Spiritual and Ethical 
  • Quantitative Reasoning

Management Track

For students interested in:

  • Business Management, Accounting, Finance, or Marketing
  • Health Care Management
  • Recreation Management
  • Sport Management

Most students take an average of 14-16 credits, including:

  • College Writing I (fulfills first half of College Writing, 3 credits)
  • Exploration: In a Major Way (required for all UNDC students, 1 credit)
  • First-Year Seminar (required for all First-Year students, 3 credits) 
  • Introduction to Business (3 credits)

Two of the following transportable Core Curriculum courses:

  • Historical and Social Literacy 
  • Aesthetic Expression 
  • Spiritual and Ethical 
  • Quantitative Reasoning 

Life and Health Sciences Track

Life and Health Sciences Track 

For students who:

  • Have the aptitude for extremely demanding science courses
  • Are interested in:
    • Biology, Sports Biology, or Environmental Science
    • Medical School (dental, vet, chiropractic, etc.)
    • Physician Assistant or Physical Therapy graduate programs

Most students take an average of 17 credits, including:

  • College Writing I (fulfills first half of College Writing, 3 credits)
  • Exploration: In a Major Way (required for all UNDC students, 1 credit)
  • First-Year Seminar (required for all First-Year students, 3 credits) 
  • Bioscience I Lecture and Lab (fulfills Natural Science requirement, 4 credits)

Two of the following transportable Core Curriculum courses:

  • Historical/ Social Literacy
  • Aesthetic Expression 
  • Spiritual/ Ethical

Sports Studies and General Health Care Track

For students who:

  • Want to test their aptitude for advanced science pre-requisite courses required for PT or PA graduate programs
  • Are interested in:
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Communication Science Disorders
    • Health Science
    • Applied Exercise Science
    • Exercise Science - Pre-professional Athletic Training
    • Physical and Health Education
    • Therapeutic Recreation

Most students take an average of 17 credits, including:

  • College Writing I (fulfills first half of College Writing, 3 credits)
  • Exploration: In a Major Way (required for all UNDC students, 1 credit)
  • First-Year Seminar (required for all First-Year students, 3 credits) 
  • Anatomy and Physiology Concepts I Lecture and Lab (fulfills Natural Science, 4 credits)

Two of the following transportable Core Curriculum courses:

  • Historical and Social Literacy
  • Aesthetic Expression 
  • Spiritual and Ethical