February 10, 2010
Baker University says it will eliminate five majors of study begining in the fall semester.
The university announced Wednesday that it will drop majors in
molecular bioscience, wildlife biology, computer information
systems, physical education and political science.
However, many of the courses in those majors will still be
Baker spokesman Steve Rottinghaus says the cuts will save the
university about $400,000. The savings will come from the
retirement of four professors and the relocation of seven others
into different positions.
The school says the cuts will affect about 30 nonfreshman