Programs, Degrees, & Areas of Study

Nicholls State University offers the following graduate and undergraduate degrees. Nicholls also offers education in non-degree and certification programs.

Please note that the links from this page lead to relevant departmental Web sites. For additional detailed degree information, you may wish to visit the Nicholls State University Online Catalog.

Undergraduate Degrees

Associate of General Studies

Associate of Science

Bachelor of Arts

  • English
    • Creative Writing Concentration
    • Film Studies Concentration
    • Literary Studies Concentration
    • Rhetoric and Writing Concentration
  • Government
  • History
  • Mass Communication
    • Broadcast Journalism Concentration
    • Print Journalism Concentration
    • Public Relations Concentration
  • Music
    • Instrumental Music
    • Vocal Music
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
    • Social Work Concentration
    • Applied Sociology Concentration

Bachelor of Fine Arts

Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies


Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Graduate Degrees

Executive Master of Business Administration

Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Master of Business Administration

Master of Education

  • Master of Arts in Teaching
  • Curriculum and Instruction
    • Early Childhood Concentration
    • Elementary Education Concentration
    • High Incidence Disabilities Concentration
    • Reading Concentration
    • Secondary Education Concentration
  • Educational Leadership
    • Higher Education Administration Concentration
    • K-12 School Leadership Concentration
  • School Counseling

Master of Science in Community/Technical College Mathematics

Master of Science in Marine and Environmental Biology

Master of Science in Nursing

Specialist in School Psychology

Dietetic Internship Graduate Certificate Program