From economics and literature to physical sciences and fine arts, you can choose from 27 majors and 24 minors. And along the way, we will help you find your passions, gifts, and purpose.

MAJORS

MINORS

Applied Mathematics

Asian Studies

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Astronomy

Biology

Biology

Chemistry

Chemistry

Classical Studies

Classical Studies

Computer Science

Computer Science

Economics

Creative Writing

Economics & Business

Environmental Studies

Engineering Physics

French

English

German

Foreign Affairs

Greek

French

History

German

Latin

Government

Latin American Studies

Greek

Law and Public Policy

Greek and Latin

Leadership in the Public Interest

History

Mathematics

Latin

Military Leadership & National Security

Mathematical Economics

Music

Mathematics

Religion

Philosophy

Rhetoric

Physics

Spanish

Psychology

Theatre

Religion

Visual Arts

Spanish

Theatre

Visual Arts

Programs and Courses

Core Cultures

Fine Arts

Interdisciplinary Studies

Major & Minor Checklist (for students)

Hampden-Sydney was for me not only a place to become more intellectually engaged, but a place to learn how to navigate life.

Kenneth R. Simon, Jr. '11

Need help choosing your major?

Choosing a major can take time and exploration. We want you to be able to explore many different academic areas in your first year.

Choosing a Major

Other Academic Opportunities

Your learning opportunities extend well beyond the classroom and the Hill, and may include internships, student research, study abroad, cooperative programs, or the honors program.

Academic Opportunities

Meet the Faculty

Our faculty excel in teaching exceptional young men in the way they learn best: in small classes with one-on-one instruction. With a 10:1 student to faculty ratio, students have easy access to their professors.

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Admissions


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Admissions & Financial Aid

Joe Viar '63

"Hampden-Sydney College shaped my life. It gave me the confidence to become the man that I am...I really appreciate H-SC, and I wanted to say thanks. "

Joe Viar '63

Office of the Dean of the Faculty


Atkinson 101 | Hampden-Sydney, VA 23943
Martha Hilton, Administrative Secretary
(434) 223-6112mhilton@hsc.edu

Learn more about Hampden-Sydney's supportive, yet exacting faculty who will help form an unmatched foundation for success in any field or endeavor.

Faculty Profiles
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