Major/Minor Expo

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 | 1-4 p.m. | Coffman Union, Great Hall

Open to all students, no registration required. | Games, prizes, and food!

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!


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


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


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

Expo Details

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!

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.

Majors & Minors

Below is a list of the majors & minors attending the 2019 Major/Minor Expo. If you want to learn more about all of the majors offered at the U, visit CAPE's Major Profiles.

Major/Minor list key: * Indicates majors with corresponding minors + Indicates minor only


Adult Education Certificate

Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics

African American & African Studies*

Agricultural and Food Business Management*

Agricultural Communication and Marketing

Agricultural Education

American Indian Studies*

American Studies*

Animal Science*


Apparel Design

Applied Economics*

Applied Psychology in Education and Community Settings+


Art History*


Asian Languages and Literatures*

Behavioral Biology+

Biblical Studies*



Biology, Society, and Environment

Biomedical Engineering

Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering*

Business Analytics+

Business and Marketing Education

Business Law+

Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience+

Cellular and Organismal Physiology

Chemical Engineering


Chicano & Latino Studies*

Child Psychology*

Civil Engineering


Communication Studies*

Computer Engineering

Computer Science*

Construction & Facility Management*

Corporate Environmental Management+

Creative Writing+

Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature*


Dental Hygiene

Digital Media Studies+

Early Childhood

Earth Sciences*

Ecological Engineering+

Ecology, Evolution and Behavior


Electrical Engineering

Elementary Education: Foundations



Entrepreneurial Management*

Environmental Geosciences+

Environmental Sciences, Policy and Management*

Family and Community Engagement+

Family Financial Studies+

Family Social Science*

Family Therapy+

Family Violence Prevention+

Fashion Studies+

Finance & Risk Management Insurance


Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology*

Food Science*

Food Systems*

Forest and Natural Resource Management*

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender+

Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies*

Genetics, Cell Biology, and Development

Geographic Information Sciences+


Global Studies*

Graphic Design

Health and Wellness Promotion+

Health Psychology+

Health Services Management*

History of Science, Technology, and Medicine+



Housing & Community Development+

Human Physiology

Human Resource Development

Human Resource Development Certificate

Human Resources & Industrial Relations*

Individualized Studies

Individually Designed Interdeparetmental Major

Industrial and Systems Engineering

Information Technology Infrastructure*

Integrative Neuroscience+

Inter-College Program

Interdisciplinary Design+

Interior Design

Interior Environments+

International Business*

Italian Studies*

Jewish Studies



Landscape Design & Planning*

Learning Technologies+


Management Information Systems*


Marine Biology+


Mass Communication+

Materials Science & Engineering


Mechanical Engineering

Medical Laboratory Sciences


Mortuary Science

Multidisciplinary Studies

Music Education

Music Therapy


Native American Environmental Knowledge+




Ojibwe Language



Plant and Microbial Biology*

Plant Science

Political Science*

Population Studies+

Portuguese Studies+

Product Design*


Public & Nonprofit Management

Public Health+

Public Interest Design+

Racial Justice in Urban Schooling+

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*

Sports Coaching+

Statistical Practice

Statistical Science


Studies in Cinema and Media Culture*

Supply Chain & Operations Management*

Sustainability Studies+

Sustainable Systems Management

Teaching English as Second Language+

Technical Writing and Communication*

Theatre Arts*

Urban Studies*

Youth Studies*

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.