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A world of possibilities

Majors in LAS range from English, to computer science, to psychology, with over 50 options. Many students creatively pair majors and minors to pursue unique career interests, prepare for graduate school, or plan for futures in health, law, or medicine. We are also home to Iowa State’s versatile Open Option program.

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    Undergraduate majors, minors, and certificates

    LAS is a foundation for discovery, preparing students to be innovative leaders and creative problem-solvers in a diverse global society. Do you want to help the world adapt to climate change? Or conduct medically relevant research? In LAS, your academic major is only the beginning.

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    Graduate studies

    Graduate students are part of a community of adventurous minds, connected through research, discovery, and intellectual growth.

Student support

Whether you are just starting your college journey through admissions, transferring from another college or university, heading to Ames for orientation, or preparing for graduation, you will find the support you need for every stage of your college experience in LAS. Our team of advisors and dedicated faculty are here to support you if you need help with classes, interviewing for a job, or finding a learning community to connect with other students with like-minded interests.

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