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Are you undecided? It’s ok to explore.

About 25% of each incoming class is undecided, and many change their majors. As you take different courses, you’ll find a home.

Government & Politics

As the world becomes increasingly interconnected, it's crucial that you understand the democratic system and other forms of governance. You'll develop reasoning and analytical skills and build competence in oral and written expression. READ MORE


Explore the fields of modern microbiology including microbial genetics, clinical microbiology, applied microbiology, immunology, molecular biology and microbial physiology. You'll be prepared for graduate study and a career as microbiologist in public health, industrial or research laboratories. READ MORE


Studying history will prepare you to respond to breaking global news and to debate conflicting views. Using newspapers, films, novels, and legal documents, you'll learn how to argue persuasively, read and research carefully and write creatively. READ MORE


The Wagner Plan

Small classes. Hands-on learning. Critical thinking. This is The Wagner Plan for the Practical Liberal Arts.


First Year Program

Take charge of your own education and discover the connections between ideas and real-world problems. Classes combine two disciplines with a reflective tutorial and a big dose of field experience.


Intermediate Learning Community

Discover social and intellectual links between diverse perspectives. Learn by doing as you write, research, and create an integrated final project.


Senior Learning Community

The capstone of your Wagner Plan, with a summative major course, a reflective tutorial, hands-on experience, and a final project.


Hands-on learning. Dedicated faculty.

The Greatest City in the World.

At Wagner, you’ll not only study issues and sharpen your skills in critical thinking, writing, and problem solving, but you’ll also practice what you learn. Our innovative learning communities and reflective tutorials, along with highly invested faculty, help you connect with the world outside the classroom and prepare you for successful careers.


* Indicates a minor or pre-professional program
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