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Sample Academic Plans

Below you will find sample academic plans for some of the most popular majors at Loyola. These are meant to give a general sense of how a student may complete these majors.

You may find that your individualized plan may be different depending on a number of factors, including

  • Math placement results
  • Foreign language placement results
  • A desire to complete pre-professional requirements such as pre-health requirements
  • Any AP/IB and transfer credits you may receive 

Please note: These are only sample plans and are subject to change. These requirements are based on Fall 2017 requirements. 

College of Arts & Sciences

Biology  Biology - Sample Academic Plan
Forensic Science Forensic Science - Sample Academic Plan
Global & International Studies Global & International Studies - Sample Academic Plan
Neuroscience: Cognitive/Behavioral Track Neuroscience: Cog/Beh - Sample Academic Plan
Psychology  Psychology - Sample Academic Plan


Institute of Environmental Sustainability 
Environmental Science Environmental Science - Sample Academic Plan 


Niehoff School of Nursing 
Nursing  Nursing - Sample Academic Plan


Quinlan School of Business 
Marketing  Marketing - Sample Academic Plan


School of Communication 
Multimedia Journalism Multimedia Journalism - Sample Academic Plan


Parkinson School of Health Sciences and Public Health 
Public Health Bachelor of Science in Public Health