Explore Our Programs
Each one of SUNY Plattsburgh’s 70+ programs comes with a promise — you will be given the tools to go farther. Leading professors, experiential learning opportunities, and alumni networking connections are all available to help you succeed.
Earth Science Major
In addition to training you to teach adolescent earth science education, our program qualifies you for licensure as a professional geologist.
The ecology major gives you a solid foundation in biological science, which allows you to specialize in a many areas of ecology from aquatic to terrestrial to theoretical.
An economics degree prepares you for a career in business, law, public administration or finance as well as advanced work at M.B.A. or Ph.D. levels.
Education & Leadership Degrees
Plattsburgh will prepare you to succeed in tomorrow’s schools. Get hands-on experience working in classrooms starting in your first or second year.
English: Creative Writing Major
Develop skill in all forms of writing, from poetry and fiction, to non-fiction and professional!
English: Language Arts Major
Learn to teach English at the high school level. Our program meets all the New York State subject area requirements for English 7–12 certification after completion of an M.S.T.
English: Literature Major
If you love to read, love language and narratives in all forms, we'll prepare you for careers in fields that require exceptional reading, writing, and interpretive skills.
Develop leadership skills that prepare you to start your own business or become a project manager in a variety of businesses.
Environmental Geoscience Major
This program is ideal for preparing you to enter the job market in geological/environmental consulting. It is also excellent for double majoring in environmental science.
Environmental Planning & Management Study Option in Environmental Science Major
Concentrate your studies on the effects of humans on the environment and develop skills in planning and management of the environment.