At USC, there are 150 minors to choose from. There are generally three different types of minors at USC:
- The mini-major: these minors are really just a scaled-down version of the major in the same subject.
- The interdisciplinary minor: these minors combine coursework from multiple departments to provide insight into the intersection of various disciplines in a particular field of study.
- The special topic: these minors explore a specific topic in research, culture, business, leadership, or the arts that is significant in today’s society.