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In order to declare or change a major or minor, please obtain a “Declaration/Change to Major/Minor” form available at the Warrior Hub, Maxwell 2nd floor.

This form must be returned to the Registrar’s Office after securing the required advisor assignment(s).  Check the current University catalog for major/minor requirements.  Please verify that the correct acronym for the major or minor is used according to the list below or as found on the reverse side of the Declaration form.

Associate in Arts Degree
AA Liberal Arts & Sciences
Bachelor of Arts Degree
ARTG Art: Graphic Design Option              
ARTS Art: Studio Art Option                  
CS   Communication Studies                   
ECON Economics
ENGA English: Applied Linguistics
ENGF English: 1st Combined Major-Lit/Lang    
ENGL English: Literature and Language        
ENGS English: 2nd Combined Major-Writing Opt 
ENGW English: Writing Emphasis               
GSCE Geoscience
GSAS Global Studies: Asian Option
GSEU Global Studies: European Studies
GSLA Global Studies: Latin America
GSNA Global Studies: North American Option
HIST History                                 
LWSO Law and Society                         
MATH Mathematics                             
MCAD Mass Communication: Advertising         
MCB  Mass Communication: Broadcasting        
MCJ  Mass Communication: Journalism          
MCPJ Mass Communication: Photojournalism     
MCPR Mass Communication: Public Relations    
MUSL Music: Liberal Arts               
MUSP Music: Performance                       
POLA Political Science: Opt A (General)      
POLB Political Science: Opt B (Int'l Studies)
PSAM Prof Studies: Aviation Maintenance Mgmt 
PSGE Prof Studies: General                   
PSLE Prof Studies: Leadership                
PSYA Psychology: Option A                    
PSYB Psychology: Option B                    
SOC Sociology
SOCF Sociology: Family Studies                           
SOCG Sociology: General
SOCH Sociology: Human Services      
SGER Sociology: Gerontology
SPAN Spanish                                 
THTR Theatre Arts                            
Bachelor of Science Degree
ACCT Accounting
AT Athletic Training
BIAH Biology: Allied Health                  
BICM Biology: Cell & Molecular               
BIEC Biology: Ecology                        
BIES Biology: Environmental Science Option   
BA Business Administration
CHA  Chemistry: Option A                     
CHB  Chemistry: Option B                     
CHBC Biochemistry                            
CHES Chemisty: Environmental Science
CLS Clinical Laboratory Science
CME  Composite Materials Engineering         
CSAB CompSci: Applied CS Opt/Bioinformatics  
CSAC CompSci: Applied CS Opt/CIS             
CSAG CompSci: Applied CS Opt/Geo Info Tech   
CSAH CompSci: Applied CS Opt/Human Comp Inter
CSCS Computer Science: Computer Science Opt  
CYTO Cytotechnology                          
ERCR Exercise/Rehab Sci:Cardiopulmonary Rehab
ERES Exercise/Rehab Sci:Exercise Science     
ERMS Exercise/Rehab Sci:Movement Science     
FIA  Finance: Option A                       
FIB  Finance: Option B                       
GEES Geoscience: Environmental Science
GEGE Geoscience: Geology            
HPCH Health Promotion: Community Health
HRMT Human Resource Management               
MIS  Management Information Systems          
MKTG Marketing                               
MTST Mathematics: Statistics                 
MUBU Music (Music Business)                  
NUGE Nursing: Generic Option                 
NURN Nursing: Bacc Completion                    
PHYE Physics: Electronics  
PHYP Physics: Physics          
PLG Paralegal                   
PUBA Public Administration                   
RT   Rec&Tour/TR: Recreation & Tourism Opt   
SCJC Sociology: Criminal Justice/Corrections 
SCJL Sociology: Crim Justice/Law Enforcement
TR   Rec&Tour/TR: Therapeutic Recreation Opt 
Bachelor of Social Work Degree
SOCW Social Work (CSWE Accredited)           
Bachelor of Science (Teaching) Degree
PART Art Teaching Candidate
PBED Business Education Teaching Candidate
PBLS Biology: Life Science Teaching Candidate
PCAL Communication Arts & Literature Teaching Candidate
PCHE Chemistry Teaching Candidate
PCPS Chemistry: Physical Science Teaching Candidate
PELE Elementary Education with Early Childhood Emphasis Candidate
PESC Earth Science Teaching Candidate
PESL Teaching English as a Second Language K-12 Candidate
PHPT Health Promotion: School Health Teaching Candidate
PKCL Elementary Education/Middle Level Communication  Arts & Literature Teaching Candidate
PKMA Elementary Education/Middle Level Mathematices 5-8 Teaching Candidate
PKSC Elementary Education/Middle Level Science 5-8 Specialty Teaching Candidate
PKSO Elementary Education /Middle Level Social Studies 5-8 Specialty Teaching Candidate
PMTH Mathematics: Secondary Teaching Candidate
PMTI Music Teaching: Instrumental Candidate
PMTV Music Teaching: Vocal Candidate
PPET Physical Education Teaching Candidate
PPHS Physics Teaching Candidate
PPPS Physic: Physical Science Teaching Candidate
PSED Special Education: Developmental Disabilities Teaching Candidate
PSEL Special Education : Learning Disabilities Teaching Candidate
PSPN Spanish Teaching Candidate
PSSH Social Science: History Teaching Candidate
Pre-Professional Programs
PRD  Pre-Dentistry                           
PREG PRE-Engineering: General                
PREL Pre-Law                                 
PREM Pre-Medicine                            
PREO Pre-Optometry                           
PREP Pre-Pharmacy                            
PREV Pre-Veterinary Medicine                 
PRPA Pre-Physician Assistant                 
PRPO Pre-Podiatry                            
PRPT Pre-Physical Therapy                    
AAD     Arts Administration
ACCT Accounting                           
ADVT Adventure Tourism                       
ARTH History of Art                          
ARTS Studio Art                              
ASAV Airway Science/Aviation                    
BA   Business Administration                 
BIOC Biochemistry                            
BIOL Biology                                 
BLAW Business Law
CAST Child Advocacy Studies
CHEM Chemistry                               
CHIN Chinese
CHP  Polymer Chemistry                       
COAC Coaching                                
COMS Computer Science                        
COMT Computer Technology
CS   Communication Studies                   
DANC Dance                                   
EAPW English: Applied & Professional Writing 
ECON Economics                               
ELTR Electronics                             
ENGC English: Creative Writing
ENGE English: Tesol
ENGL English: Literature & Language
GEOG Geography                               
GEOS Geoscience                              
GLST Global Studies                          
HIST History                                 
INTB International Business                  
ITCO Intercultural Communication             
JAPN Japanese Studies
MATH Mathematics                             
MC   Mass Communication                       
MGMT Management
MIS  Management Information Systems          
MKTG Marketing                               
MTED Math:Education Opt (not for MN licensure)
MTST Mathematics: Statistics                 
MUSA Music - BA                              
MUSJ Music/Jazz Studies                            
MUSS Music - BS 
NUTR Nutrition
OM   Operations Management                   
PHIL Philosophy                              
PHYS Physics                                 
POLS Political Science                       
PS   Professional Studies                    
PSY  Psychology                              
PUBA Public Administration                   
SGER Sociology: Gerontology                  
SOCG Sociology: General                      
SPAN Spanish                                 
THTR Theatre Arts                            
TRDV   Training & Development                  
WELL Wellness
WOMS Women's & Gender Studies                
WPT War, Peace & Terrorism                      


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