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Major Academic Plans (MAPs)

What is a Major Academic Plan (MAP)?

A MAP is a guide that shows you the recommended sequence of classes for a major. As you consider your major at Wheaton, the following links help you review what a major might look like. As you consider selecting your major at Wheaton, the following links will help you review what completing a specific major might look like. These Major Academic Plans (MAPs) show a preferred sequencing of courses from first year through graduation. However, your path may vary depending on the credits you bring into Wheaton College and your path toward declaring a major.

We recommend using the table below to compare different MAPs to help you envision what your liberal arts experience might look like. (More MAPS are coming soon!)

Majors & CertificatesMAPs 
Anthropology Anthropology MAP 
Applied Health Science Applied Health Science MAP 
Art Art with an Art History Concentration MAP
  Art with a Community Art Concentration MAP
  Art with a Studio Art Concentration MAP
Biblical & Theological Studies  Biblical and Theological Studies MAP 
Biology Biology MAP 
  Biology with Teacher Licensure MAP
Business/Economics  Business/Economics MAP 
Chemistry Chemistry MAP
  Chemistry with a Biochemistry Concentration MAP
  Chemistry with Secondary Education Licensure MAP
Chinese - Mandarin Chinese Mandarin MAP 
Christian Formation & Ministry   
Classical Languages (Hebrew, Greek, Latin) Classical Languages MAP 
Communication   
Computer Science Computer Science MAP 
Economics Economics MAP 
Elementary Education Elementary Education MAP 
Engineering, Dual Degree  
English  
Environmental Science  Environmental Science MAP
French French MAP 
Geology  
German Studies German MAP 
Health Professions  
History  
History/Social Science  
Interdisciplinary Studies  
International Relations  International Relations MAP 
Liberal Arts/Nursing   
Mathematics Mathematics MAP 
  Mathematics with Secondary Education Concentration MAP
Music  
Philosophy Philosophy MAP
  Philosophy Integrated MAP
Physics   
Political Science Political Science Map 
Psychology Psychology MAP 
Sociology  Sociology MAP 
Spanish  Spanish MAP 
Urban Studies