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Declaring and Changing Major

Students who are matriculating for degrees in the College of Fine Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences are required to designate degree majors in the college. Although the College of Fine Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences does not require students pursuing the Bachelor of Arts degree in the humanities and social sciences to declare their major fields until the end of their sophomore year, students who are admitted to Fine Arts programs are advised to declare their major fields during their freshman year and are required to make such declaration at the end of the sophomore year. Students should consult policies listed elsewhere in this publication under the heading Academic Policies: Major Field Requirements for a complete discussion of declaration of major, declaration of second major, and change of major with intercollegiate transfer.