The university's goal is to prepare and educate students for a successful life and rewarding professional opportunities. Adams State University accomplishes these ends by providing the best possible instruction, which enables students to enter the working world equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to professionally succeed.

Adams State offers associate's, bachelor's and master's degrees, certificate programs and pre-professional and allied health programs. Admission and degree requirements for each specific academic program are listed with each academic subject area in this catalog.

  • Adventure Leadership & Programming
  • American Sign Language
  • Art
  • Associate of Arts
  • Associate of Science
  • Biology
  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Counselor Education
  • Earth Sciences
  • English/Communication
  • Higher Education Administration & Leadership (HEAL)
  • History, Anthropology, Philosophy, Political Science
  • Human Performance & Physical Education (HPPE)
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Latino Studies
  • Mathematics/Physics
  • Music
  • Nursing
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Spanish (Languages Program)
  • Teacher Education
  • Theatre
  • Women's Studies