Students will craft their individual program of study in consultation with the department chair or another advisor from the department. While writing a thesis is not a requirement of the major, the option is available (RTS495) to those who are planning to pursue graduate studies or who would otherwise benefit from the experience of undertaking a complex, guided research project
Possible Focus Areas
Both majors and minors may, but need not, choose to build their program of study around a particular area by focusing their elective courses in specific ways. The department suggests the following possible focus areas. Ths student would select four (4) courses from any given area.