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Through your studies at HU, you could become a research chemist, a computer and information systems manager, game developer, data scientist, interactive media designer, computer programmer or a forensic science technician. You could enter any of a thousand challenging and rewarding career fields, many that have emerged within the last five years; others that are still emerging.

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DESCRIPTION
ENGINEERING STREAM
Mathematics,
Chemistry
and Physics
BS ANALYTICS
• Five-year BS to MS
with a Concentration in
Healthcare Analytics
Analytics allows us to reduce data to understandable findings that make businesses smarter. Through this degree program, you will use advanced computation and mathematical techniques to solve critical business problems. The B.S. Analytics degree program prepares you to develop quantitative models and create database systems that can be applied to management decision-making.
SCIENCE STREAM
Biology, Chemistry,
and Physics
BS BIOTECHNOLOGY
• Food Safety and
Quality Assurance
• General Biotechnology
• Nanobiotechnology
• Nanobiotechnology
and Nanofabrication
• Pharmaceutical Design
Biotechnology focuses on the manipulation of living organisms, their products, and their processes to further knowledge, improve quality of life and engineer new tools and applications. Biotechnology is applied to a broad range of industries including the pharmaceutical, chemical, agricultural, food development and manufacturing, to name a few.
ENGINEERING STREAM
Mathematics, Chemistry,
and Physics or
COMMERCE STREAM
Business Studies, Economics,
and Accounting
BS COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES
• Computational Biology
• Computer Science
• Cyber Security
• Machine Learning
• Software Engineering
and System Analysis
• Five-Year Accelerated BS/MS
Study the latest concepts and techniques in computer programming, database security management, and network security with offerings in graphics and visual computing, encryption, networking, and security technologies. You’ll gain experience with innovative information technologies and options including information technology project management, computer forensics, and new media design.
ENGINEERING STREAM
Mathematics, Chemistry,
and Physics
BS GEOSPATIAL TECHNOLOGY HU’s Geospatial Technology is one of only a handful of programs of its kind in the nation and our graduates are in high demand.  You will use leading-edge software and hardware tools to meet
current and industry-driven geospatial needs.
SCIENCE STREAM
Biology, Chemistry,
and Physics
BS INTEGRATIVE SCIENCES
• Biology
• Biological Chemistry
• Chemistry
• Environmental Science
and Renewable Energy
• Forensics
By breaking down traditional departmental barriers, HU has created an integrative sciences program that gives you a foundation in multiple scientific fields before you specialize in your area of concentrated study in Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Forensics, or other programs in science that fully prepare you to enter medical, veterinarian, or pharmacy school.
ARTS STREAM
English Literature,
History, and French
BS INTERACTIVE MEDIA From gaming to mobile apps to websites, and from entertainment to productivity to instruction, interactive solutions come in all forms. This major will help you harness the technical, artistic, and management aspects of this dynamic career field. Master the concepts of new media, interactivity, interaction design, human computer interaction, digital culture, and cyber culture as well as areas such as interactive narrative, video games, social media, virtual reality, and augmented reality.
COMMERCE STREAM
Business Studies,
Economics
and Accounting
BS MANAGEMENT &
eBUSINESS

• Business Analytics
• Digital Health
• Digital Marketing
This core curriculum integrates management and business principles with the latest technologies, such as the Internet, web technologies, social networking, mobile computing, and wireless communications. The program prepares you to lead and engage in business analysis, marketing, finance, project management, entrepreneurship, information technology consulting, information technology management, ecommerce development, and business system design.
MEDICAL STREAM
Pre-Med
INTERESTED IN A
MEDICAL CAREER?
Harrisburg University offers programs that set you up for success in medical, veterinary, or pharmacy school. You can tailor our programs in Integrative Sciences and Biotechnology to meet the exact requirements of your chosen health professional school.  Plus, the experiential learning you’ll gain through the HU academic program can help you secure a health-based internship or complete a medically based applied project that will help smooth the way for your entrance into a health professional school.

 

Working closely with your HU academic advisor, you will choose your major then select the specific courses you need to meet your unique career and learning goals. For instance, we’ve had students explore the environmental impact of area landfills. Others have studied forensic facial reconstruction, cancer cell tagging using nano particles, Alzheimer’s disease, and abandoned mine mapping with Geospatial Technology. The possibilities are broad and limited only by your imagination.