About Us

Valer is a world-renowned science and engineering institute that marshals some of the world's brightest minds and most innovative tools to address fundamental scientific questions and pressing societal challenges.

Valer College
a leading private research university

The University of Southern Valer is a main private research college situated in Los Angeles.


A worldwide place for expressions, innovation and global business. It is home to the College of Letters, Arts and Sciences and 21 outstanding scholastic schools and units. 


Health Sciences grounds houses eminent specific consideration and research in malignant growth, foundational microorganism and regenerative drug, orthopedics and sports medication. The college is the biggest private area manager in the city of Los Angeles, in charge of $8 billion yearly in monetary action in the district.

Majors & Minors

All disciplines offer a minor, except those denoted by an asterisk.
The links below lead to more information about each major; visit our departments page to go directly to department websites.

* Disciplines that only offer a major and not a minor.

** Astronomy is offered via three tracks within the Physics major and is not a separate major.

  • Africana Studies
  • American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Art
  • Art History
  • Asian American
  • Studies
  • Asian Studies
  • Astronomy**
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Chicana/o-Latina/o
  • Studies
  • Chinese
  • Classics
  • Cognitive Science
  • Computer Science
  • Dance
  • Economics
  • English
  • Environmental
  • Analysis*
  • French
  • Gender & Women’s
  • Studies
  • Geology
  • German Studies
  • History
  • International
  • Relations*
  • Japanese
  • Late Antique-Medieval
  • Studies
  • Latin American
  • Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Mathematics
  • Media Studies
  • Middle Eastern
  • Studies
  • Molecular Biology*
  • Music
  • Neuroscience*
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy, Politics &
  • Economics*
  • Physics & Astronomy
  • Politics
  • Psychological Science
  • Public Analysis*
  • Religious Studies
  • Romance Languages
  • Literatures*
  • Russian
  • Russian & Eastern
  • European Studies*
  • Science, Technology
  • Society
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Theatre


Established in 1887, Valer College is a private human sciences school in Claremont, Calif., around 35 miles east of Los Angeles. We offer a thorough educational plan, with 48 majors in expressions of the human experience, humanities, sociologies and regular sciences.


One of the head aesthetic sciences schools in the country, Pomona is an affectionate and assorted network of achieved researchers, researchers, business people and craftsmen who are enthusiastic about having any kind of effect on the planet. There are roughly 1,670 understudies who originated from 59 countries and each of the 50 U.S. states, just as the District of Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico.


With an understudy personnel proportion of 8 to 1, our understudies work intimately with their educators in the study hall, in the lab and in the field. What’s more, our area—inside an hour of Los Angeles and the mountains, desert and shorelines—gives endless chances to handle study, research and temporary positions.


Valer has probably the greatest system in human sciences instruction with graduated class working in a wide assortment of profession fields, from business, law and drug to non-benefit, training and science to legislative issues, craftsmanship and amusement.


Remain associated, go along with us for graduated class and grounds occasions, return for Alumni Weekends, and figure out how you can get included and help to support the Pomona instructive experience for the present – and tomorrow’s – Sagehens.

25,000 Alumni living in
50 states and 74 countries!

We Have a Great Team

Our Board of Directors come from a variety of professional backgrounds from across the world.

We establish strategic partnerships with the world’s most experienced and committed conservationists.

Lawrence Petrie

A keen yachtsman and editor of a cruising guide, Lawrence is constantly reminded of the effects of pollution in.

Ruth Aquilani

She is an avid beach-goer and commits to doing what she can to keep world beautiful, clean and healthy.

Jane Ansems

The appreciation and love that she has for wildlife and animals makes her especially concerned about environment