Connect. Explore. Declare.

February 21, 2018 | 1 - 4 P.M. | Coffman Union, Great Hall


The U of M's 140+ majors anD minors can be
overwhelming, so that's why we've gotten all
of them in one room ready to answer questions,
give advice, and offer guidance!

CONNECT with advisers and faculty from different academic departments to learn more about what their programs can offer.

EXPLORE some of the University's 140+ majors and 130+ minors at the Expo and academic/career resources.

DECLARE your major or minor after attending the exp and make a plan to get started on your goals.

February 21, 2018
1 - 4 PM

Coffman Memorial Union, Great Hall

Open to all students.
No registration required.

Games, prizes, and food!*
*while supplies last



What should I expect at the event?
Coffman's Great Hall will be filled with advisors and faculty from a wide range of the majors and minors on campus. Check out which booths you're interested in to learn what coursework, common career paths, and opportunities are like!

For all the insider details, download the Guidebook app.

Do I need to dress up?
The people at the Major/Minor Expo are interested in you, not what you're wearing. Just come wearing the clothes you normally would wear to class.

Do I need to register for the Major/Minor Expo?
No registration is required for the Major/Minor Expo—you can walk in for five minutes if that's all you have time for, or you can stay for three hours talking with every major/minor representative.

No cost, no RSVP, just come through the doors of Coffman's Great Hall.

Do I need to bring anything?
Nope! Not sure how to get the conversation started? Check out these prepped questions.


Have more questions?
Email The Center for Academic Planning & Exploration at,
call 612-624-3076, or stop by Bruininks 511.

To request disability accommodations, please contact CAPE at least 2 weeks prior to the event at or 612-624-3076.

Majors + Minors

Following is a list of majors and minors that have attended the expo in previous years.
* Indicates majors with corresponding minors
+ Indicates minor only

Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics
African American and African Studies*
Agricultural Education
Agriculture and Food Business Management*
Agriculture Communication and Marketing
American Indian Studies*
American Studies*
Animal Science*
Apparel Design
Applied Economics*
Applied Psychology in Educational and Community Settings +
Art History*
Asian American Studies +
Asian Languages and Literatures*
Behavioral Biology +
Bachelor of Individualized Studies
Biblical Studies*
Biology, Society and Environment
Biomedical Engineering
Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering*
Business Analytics +
Business and Marketing Education
Business Law +
Chemical Engineering
Chicana/o-Latina/o Studies*
Child Psychology*
Civil Engineering
Coaching +
Communication Studies*
Computer Engineering
Computer Science*
Construction Management*
Creative Writing +
Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature*
Digital Media Studies+
Dutch Studies+
Early Childhood Education: Foundations
Earth Sciences
Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior
Electrical Engineering
Elementary Education: Foundations
Entrepreneurial Management*
Environmental Engineering
Environmental Geosciences +
Environmental Sciences, Policy, and Management*
Family and Community Engagement +
Family Financial Counseling +
Family Social Science*
Family Therapy +
Family Violence Prevention +
Fashion Studies +
Finance and Risk Management Insurance
Finnish +
Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology*
Food Science*
Food Systems*
Forest and Natural Resource Management*
French and Italian Studies
French Studies*
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Studies +
Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies*
Genetics, Cell Biology, and Development
Geographic Information Science +
German +

German, Scandinavian, and Dutch
Global Studies*
Graphic Design
Greek +
Hebrew +
Health Psychology +
Health Services Management*
History of Science, Technology, and Medicine+
Human Resource Development
Human Resources and Industrial Relations*
Individually Designed Interdepartmental Major
Information Technology +
Information Technology Infrastructure
Inter College Program
Interdisciplinary Design +
Interior Design
Interior Environments +
International Business*
Italian Studies*
Jewish Studies
Landscape Design and Planning*
Latin +
Leadership +
Management +
Management Information Systems*
Manufacturing Operations Management*
Marine Biology +
Mass Communication +
Materials Science and Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Medical Laboratory Science
Mortuary Science
Multidisciplinary Studies
Music Education
Music Therapy
Norweigan +
Ojibwe Language
Outdoor Recreation and Education +
Pharmacology +
Plant Biology*
Plant Science
Political Science*
Portuguese Studies +
Product Design +
Public Health +
Public/Non-profit Management
Recreation Administration
Recreation, Park, and Leisure Studies
Religious Studies*
Retail Merchandising*
Social Justice +
Sociology of Law, Criminology, and Deviance*
Spanish and Portuguese Studies
Spanish Studies*
Special Education
Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences*
Sport Management*
Statistical Practice
Statistical Science
Statistics +
Studies in Cinema and Media Culture*
Supply Chain and Operations Management*
Sustainability Studies +
Sustainable Systems Management
Swedish +
Technical Writing and Communication*
Theatre Arts*
Urban Studies*
Youth Studies*



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