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Undergraduate Minors

What's A Minor?

A minor is a group of courses, fewer than the number required for a major, for students to take who wish to develop expertise or pursue an interest in some subject in addition to their major. Minors are optional, but can help students to stand out. With over 130 options, students can customize their education towards their desired area of study.

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Each minor requires a certain set of courses and credit hours. Minor requirements start at a minimum of 18 credit hours. Click on a particular minor to see a brief description as well as contact information for that minor.

Title
Actuarial Science
Adaptive Brain and Behavior (Pathways Minor)
Africana Studies
Agribusiness Management and Entrepreneurship
Agricultural and Applied Economics
American Indian Studies
American Studies
Animal and Poultry Sciences
Appalachian Culture and Environment (Pathways Minor)
Arabic
Art History
Asian Area Studies
Astronomy
Biodiversity Conservation (Pathways Minor)
Biological Physics
Biology
Biomedical Engineering
Blue Planet (Pathways Minor)
Business
Chemistry
Chinese Studies
Cinema
Civic Agriculture and Food Systems (Pathways Minor)
Classical Languages
Classical Studies
Communication
Community Systems and Engagement (Pathways Minor)
Computer Science
Consumer Studies
Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences
Cyber Security
Dairy Science
Data and Decisions (Pathways Minor)
Development and International Trade
Digital Marketing Strategy
Disabilities Studies (Pathways Minor)
Diversity and Community Engagement
Ecological Cities (Pathways Minor)
Economics
Engineering Science and Mechanics
English - Creative Writing
English - Language Sciences
English - Literature
English - Professional and Technical Writing
Entomology
Entrepreneurship - New Venture Growth
Environmental Economics
Environmental Policy and Planning
Environmental Science
Equine Science
Event and Experience Management (Pathways Minor)
Finance
Food Science and Technology
Forestry
French
French for Business
Advanced French for Business
Gender, Science, and Technology
Geographic Information Systems
Geography
Geosciences
German
Global Business Practices to Improve the Human Condition (Pathways Minor)
Global Engagement
Global Food Security and Health (Pathways Minor)
Green Engineering
History
Horticulture
Housing
Human Computer Interaction
Title
Humanities, Science, and Environment
Humanities, Science, and Technology
Industrial Design
Innovation (Pathways Minor)
Integrated Security (Pathways Minor)
Integrative Health and Wellness
Interdisciplinary Engineering and Science
International Agriculture and Life Sciences
International Business
International Public Policy
International Relations
International Studies
Italian
Japanese Studies
Judaic Studies
Landscape Architecture
Language Sciences (Pathways Minor)
Latin
Leadership and Social Change
Materials in Society (Pathways Minor)
Mathematics
Medicine and Society
Medieval and Early Modern Studies
Meteorology
Middle East Studies
Music
Music - Jazz Studies
Music with Technology
Nanoscience
National Security and Foreign Affairs
Natural Resources Recreation
Naval Engineering
Organizational Leadership (Pathways Minor)
Packaging Systems & Design
Pathways to Sustainability (Pathways Minor)
Peace Studies and Social Justice (Pathways Minor)
Peace Studies and Violence Prevention
Philosophy
Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (Pathways Minor)
Physics
Plant Health Sciences
Political Science
Popular Culture
Professional and Technical Writing
Professional Sales
Property Management
Psychology
Public Health
Real Estate
Religion
Russian
Russian Area Studies
Science, Technology, and Law (Pathways Minor)
Smart & Sustainable Cities
Sociology
Spanish
Statistics
Strategic Communication (Pathways Minor)
Sustainable Biomaterials
Systems Biology
Teaching and Learning in Agriculture
Theatre Arts
Turfgrass Management
Urban and Community Forestry
Visual Arts and Society (Pathways Minor)
Viticulture
War and Society
Watershed Management
Wetland Science
Women's and Gender Studies
Women's Leadership

Students can choose minors that belong in the same college as their major or choose minors in different colleges. Click on a particular minor to see a brief description as well as contact information for that minor.