Change of Major / Minor

This guide provides instructions for the various functions regarding a Change of Major / Minor. 

Note: Incoming students may not submit a change of major until the beginning of the semester.

Student Information

Upon opening the link, you will be taken to the Student Information page.

Student Advising:

To book an appointment with the appropriate advising team (recommended before changes are made), click on the Book an Appointment link

The link will open to the Student Success Central web page

University Policy Statement:

To review or learn more about the University Policy Statement, click on the Click Here link

The link will open to the Major / Minor Change Policy Web page

Change Major / Minor Topics

Expand the topic selections below for instructions. Open and follow as many topics as appropriate.

Change Current Major / Minor Concentration

Step 1:

Click on the (A) Change Current Major / Minor Concentration To New tab

Step 2:

Check the Change Current Major / Concentration to New Major / Concentration checkbox

Your Current Major / Concentration and Major Code will populate

Step 3:

Click the New Major / Concentration dropdown

Step 4:

Select the appropriate new Major / Concentration from the drop-down list

Upon selection the Major code will populate

  • If you have additional changes you would like to make, go to the appropriate section to expand the instructions and follow accordingly.
  • If you do not have any additional changes to make, scroll down to the Student Signature section and follow the instructions accordingly.  
Additional Major Concentration

Click on the (B) Additional Major (s) Concentration tab

Add Additional Major / Concentration

Step 1:

Click on the Add Additional Major / Concentration checkbox

Step 2:

Click on the Add a Additional Major / Concentration drop-down button

Step 3:

Select the appropriate option

The Major Code will populate upon selection

  • If you have additional changes you would like to make, go to the appropriate section to expand the instructions and follow accordingly.
  • If you do not have any additional changes to make, scroll down to the Student Signature section and follow the instructions accordingly.  

Change Additional Major / Concentration

Step 1:

Click on the Change Additional Major / Concentration checkbox

Step 2:

Click the Current Major / Concentration drop-down button


Step 3:

Select the appropriate option

The Major Code will populate upon selection

Step 4:

Click on the New Major / Concentration drop-down button

Step 5:

Select the appropriate option

The Major Code will populate upon selection

  • If you have additional changes you would like to make, go to the appropriate section to expand the instructions and follow accordingly.
  • If you do not have any additional changes to make, scroll down to the Student Signature section and follow the instructions accordingly.  

Drop Additional Major / Concentration

Step 1:

Check the Drop Additional Major / Concentration checkbox

Step 2:

Click on the Major / Concentration To Drop drop-down button

Step 3:

Select the appropriate option

The Major Code will populate upon selection

  • If you have additional changes you would like to make, go to the appropriate section to expand the instructions and follow accordingly.
  • If you do not have any additional changes to make, scroll down to the Student Signature section and follow the instructions accordingly.  
Minor

Click on the (C) Minor tab

Declare a minor

Step 1:

Click on the Declare a minor checkbox

Step 2:

Click on the Select Minor drop-down button

Step 3:

Select appropriate option

The Minor Code will populate upon selection

  • If you have additional changes you would like to make, go to the appropriate section to expand the instructions and follow accordingly.
  • If you do not have any additional changes to make, scroll down to the Student Signature section and follow the instructions accordingly.  

Add a Second or Third Minor

Step 1:

Check the Add a second or a third minor checkbox

Step 2:

Click the Select Minor drop-down button 

Step 3:

Select the appropriate Minor Code

The Minor Code field will populate upon selection

Minor Code populated field
  • If you have additional changes you would like to make, go to the appropriate section to expand the instructions and follow accordingly.
  • If you do not have any additional changes to make, scroll down to the Student Signature section and follow the instructions accordingly.  

Drop a Minor

Step 1:

Click on the Drop a minor checkbox

Step 2:

Click on the Select Minor drop-down button

Step 3:

Select the appropriate option

The Minor Code field will populate upon selection

  • If you have additional changes you would like to make, go to the appropriate section to expand the instructions and follow accordingly.
  • If you do not have any additional changes to make, scroll down to the Student Signature section and follow the instructions accordingly.  

Change Current Minor

Step 1:

Click on the Change Current Minor checkbox

Step 2:

Click on the Select Current Minor drop-down button

Step 3:

Select appropriate option

The Minor Code field will populate upon selection

Step 4:

Click on the Select New Minor drop-down button

Step 5:

Select appropriate option

The Minor Code field will populate upon selection

  • If you have additional changes you would like to make, go to the appropriate section to expand the instructions and follow accordingly.
  • If you do not have any additional changes to make, scroll down to the Student Signature section and follow the instructions accordingly.  
Certificates

Click on the (D) Certificates tab

Declare a Certificate

Step 1:

Click on the Declare a certificate checkbox

Step 2:

Click on the Select Certificate drop-down button

Step 3:

Select the appropriate option

The Certificate Code field will populate upon selection

  • If you have additional changes you would like to make, go to the appropriate section to expand the instructions and follow accordingly.
  • If you do not have any additional changes to make, scroll down to the Student Signature section and follow the instructions accordingly.  

Drop a Certificate

Step 1:

Click the Drop a certificate checkbox

Step 2:

Click on the Select Certificate drop-down button

Step 3:

Select the appropriate option

The Certificate Code field will populate upon selection

  • If you have additional changes you would like to make, go to the appropriate section to expand the instructions and follow accordingly.
  • If you do not have any additional changes to make, scroll down to the Student Signature section and follow the instructions accordingly.  

Student Signature

Click on the Student Signature tab

Read the note below the Student Signature header

Step 1:

Click on the checkbox to verify the information you are submitting is true

Upon checking the box, your Signature will be populated

Step 2:

Leave any additional comments in the Comments field

Step 3:

When you are ready to submit, click on the Submit button

The screen will refresh to a confirmation page

Confirmation screen