Explore majors, discover your interests, and make a plan.

The U has more than 140 majors! Even if you know what you want to study, it is helpful to consider all of your options. CAPE can help our range of services and resources to help you explore majors.

Schedule an appointment at cape.appointments.umn.edu.


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Begin your major exploration with our Start Exploring resource. 

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Explore the 140+ majors and minors at the U of M.

Major Profiles

Winter Break Hours:

CAPE services will be available virtually over winter break. Our physical office will be open from January 3 to January 17, Tuesday-Thursday from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Our office is closed on university holidays.

See more about our winter break hours and availability


Make an appointment with a CAPE Coach for 1-on-1 help with the major exploration process.

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OUE 2001 is a 1-credit hybrid online course customized to guide your exploration.

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