Minors by School/Department

School of Architecture

  • Architecture
  • Landscape Architecture

Roski School of Art & Design

  • 2-D Art for Games
  • 3-D Art for Games
  • 3-D Design
  • Ceramics
  • Communication Design
  • Digital Studio
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Sculpture
  • Two-Dimensional Studies

Marshall School of Business

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Business Economics
  • Business Finance
  • Business Law
  • Business Technology Fusion
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Human Resource Management
  • Management Consulting
  • Marketing
  • Operations & Supply Chain Management
  • Organizational Leadership and Management
  • Performance Science
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Technology Commercialization

School of Cinematic Arts

  • 3-D Animation in Cinematic Arts
  • Animation and Digital Arts
  • Cinematic Arts
  • Cinema-Television for the Health Professions *
  • Comedy
  • Digital Studies
  • Entertainment Industry
  • Game Animation
  • Game Audio
  • Game Design
  • Game Entrepreneurism
  • Game Studies
  • Game User Research
  • Media and Social Change
  • Science Visualization
  • Screenwriting
  • Themed Entertainment

Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism

  • Advertising
  • Communication Policy and Law
  • Communication Technology Practices and Platforms
  • Culture, Media and Entertainment
  • Global Communication
  • Health Communication *
  • Media Economics and Entrepreneurship
  • News Media and Society
  • Professional and Managerial Communication
  • Public Relations
  • Sports Media Studies

Kaufman School of Dance

  • Dance
  • Dance in Pop Culture: Hip Hop, Urban and Social Dances

Ostrow School of Dentistry

  • Craniofacial and Dental Biotechnology

School of Dramatic Arts

  • Applied Theatre Arts
  • Comedy (Performance)
  • Performing Arts Studies
  • Playwriting
  • Theatre

Rossier School of Education

  • Education and Society
  • The Dynamics of Early Childhood
  • Teaching English to speakers of other Languages\Rossier School of Education

Viterbi School of Engineering

  • 3D Computer Graphics and Modeling
  • Applied Analytics
  • Applied Computer Security
  • Astronautical Engineering
  • Computer and Digital Forensics
  • Computer Programming
  • Computer Science
  • Construction Planning and Management *
  • Engineering Management
  • Enterprise Information Systems
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Innovation: The Digital Entrepreneur
  • Materials Science
  • Mobile App Development
  • Nanotechnology
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Video Game Design and Management
  • Video Game Programming
  • Web Technologies and Applications

Davis School of Gerontology

  • Individuals, Societies and Aging
  • Science, Health and Aging

Independent Health Professions

  • Occupational Science

Dornsife College of Letter, Arts & Sciences – Humanities

Art History

  • American Popular Culture
  • Art History
  • Visual Culture

American Studies & Ethnicity

  • American Studies and Ethnicity
  • Jewish American Studies

Anthropology

  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Folklore and Popular Culture
  • Medical Anthropology
  • Photography and Social Change

Classics

  • Classical Greek
  • Classical Perspectives
  • Latin

Comparative Literature

  • Comparative Literature

East Asian Area Studies

  • East Asian Area Studies
  • Korean Studies

East Asian Languages and Cultures

  • Chinese for the Professions
  • Cultures and Politics of the Pacific Rim
  • East Asian Languages and Cultures
  • Southeast Asia and its People

English

  • Early Modern Studies
  • English
  • Narrative Studies

French & Italian

  • French
  • Italian

German

  • German

Gender Studies

  • Gender and Social Justice
  • Gender Studies
  • LGBTQ Studies

History

  • History
  • History and Culture of Business
  • Resistance to Genocide

Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Critical Approaches to Leadership
  • International Health, Development and Social Justice
  • Thematic Approaches to Humanities and Society

Middle East Studies

  • Arabic
  • Iranian Studies
  • Middle East Studies

Philosophy

  • Ethics and Moral Philosophy
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy for Business, Law and the Professions
  • Theories of Art

Religion

  • Jewish Studies
  • Judaic Studies
  • Religion

Slavic Languages & Literature

  • Russian
  • Russian Area Studies

Spanish & Portuguese

  • Latin American Studies
  • Luso-Brazilian Studies
  • Spanish

Dornsife College of Letter, Arts & Sciences – Natural Sciences & Mathematics

Biological Sciences

  • Biotechnology
  • Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
  • Human Movement Sciences
  • Marine Biology
  • Natural Science

Chemistry

  • Chemistry

Earth Sciences

  • Climate Change, Stewardship and Resiliency
  • Geobiology
  • Geohazards

Environmental Studies

  • Environmental Chemistry and Sustainability
  • Environmental Studies

Mathematics

  • Mathematical Finance
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics

Neuroscience

  • Neuroscience

Physics & Astronomy

  • Astronomy
  • Physics

Dornsife College of Letter, Arts & Sciences – Social Sciences

Economics

  • Behavioral Economics
  • Economics

International Relations

  • International Relations

Linguistics

  • Linguistics

Political Science

  • Human Rights
  • Law and Society
  • Political Organizing in the Digital Age
  • Political Science
  • Race, Ethnicity and Politics

Psychology

  • Psychology
  • Psychology and Law

Sociology

  • Forensics and Criminality
  • Managing Human Relations
  • Sociology

Spatial Sciences

  • Human Security and Geospatial Intelligence
  • Spatial Studies

Keck School of Medicine

  • Cinema-Television for the Health Professions *
  • Cultural Competence in Medicine
  • Environmental Health
  • Global Health
  • Health Care Studies
  • Health Communication *
  • Nutrition and Health Promotion
  • Public Health
  • Substance Abuse Prevention

Thornton School of Music

  • Jazz Studies
  • Music Industry
  • Music Performance
  • Music Recording
  • Musical Studies
  • Musical Theatre
  • Popular Music Studies
  • Songwriting

School of Pharmacy

  • Science and Management of Biomedical Therapeutics

Price School of Public Policy

  • Construction Planning and Management *
  • Health Administration
  • Health Policy
  • International Policy and Management
  • Law and Public Policy
  • Nonprofits, Philanthropy and Volunteerism
  • Real Estate Development
  • Urban Sustainable Planning

* Minor listed in multiple schools

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