ACADEMIC ADVISING

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How to Declare a Major

Step 1.  Review the list below to determine whether or not the major you want to declare has entrance requirements that must be completed prior to declaration. If there are no entrance requirements, you can declare any time by meeting with the department chair. (See Minor Declaration for information on declaring a minor.)

Step 2.  For the advising session, bring your academic advising folder (available from your current advisor) and a copy of your progress report. 

Step 3.  Complete a Declaration of Major form.

Major Location To Declare:
Adolescence Education OM 323 Entrance requirements
Anthropology SCB 155  Make appointment with Chair
Art Education SAB 108A  Entrance requirements
Art History SAB 108 Make appointment with Chair
Art - all BFAs FAB 225A Entrance requirements
Asian Studies JFT 916 Make appointment with Chair
Astronomy SCB 107 Make appointment with Chair
Biochemistry CSB 105 Make appointment with Chair
Biology CSB 106 Entrance requirements
Black Studies FOB W2 Make appointment with Chair
Business - all majors VH 206A Entrance Requirements
Chemistry CSB 105 Make appointment with Chair
Communication Studies
CSB 51 Entrance requirements
Communication Disorders HUM 14A Entrance requirements
Computer Engineering REH 102 Make appointment with Chair
Computer Science FOB N12 Make appointment with Chair
Digital Media Production CSB 51 Entrance requirements
Digital Media Programming & Management CSB 51 Entrance requirements
Early Childhood & Childhood Education OM B122A Entrance requirements
Economics JFT 814 Make appointment with Chair
Electrical Engineering REH 102 Make appointment with Chair
English JFT 714 Make appointment with Chair
Environmental Geochemical Science SCB 107 Make appointment with Chair
Geography SFB 101 Make appointment with Chair
Geology SCB 107 Make appointment with Chair
History JFT  916 Make appointment with Chair
International Relations JFT 814 Make appointment with Chair
Journalism (and Public Relations concentration)
CSB 51 Entrance requirements
Languages, Literatures, & Cultures - French OM 206C Make appointment with Chair
Languages, Literatures, & Cultures - Spanish OM 206C Make appointment with Chair
Latin American & Caribbean Studies OM 206C Make appointment with Chair
Mathematics FOB E2 Entrance requirements
Music CH-G 100 Entrance requirements
Philosophy JFT 916 Make appointment with Chair
Physics SCB 107 Make appointment with Chair
Political Science JFT 814 Make appointment with Chair
Psychology JFT 314 Entrance requirements
Sociology JFT 516 Make appointment with Chair
Sociology - Human Services concentration
JFT 516 Entrance requirements
Theatre Arts CT 104 Entrance requirements
Visual Arts FAB 225A Entrance requirements
Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies SOS 001 Make appointment with Chair

For more information, see Policies: Major/Minor Declaration and Related Procedures