Minors at KU
Below, you'll find a list of minors available at KU! The course code for classes in the minor (or "Multiple" if there is more than one), features a link to the KU Program Catalog page for that minor.
While this list can be a great place to start thinking about a minor, you should contact Zac Shields, the advisor for Design students, to learn more about any minor(s) in which you're interested and learn more about how a minor might plug in to your path to graduation!
African & African American Studies (AAAS)
American Studies (AMS)
Applied Behavioral Sciences (ABSC)
Atmospheric Sciences (Multiple)
Brazilian Studies (Multiple)
Communication Studies (COMS)
East Asian Languages & Cultures (Multiple)
Education Studies (Multiple)
Environmental Studies (EVRN)
European Studies (EURS)
Film & Media Studies (FMS)
German Studies (GERM)
Global & International Studies (GIST)
History of Art (HA)
- ADS 340 (History & Philosophy of Design) counts as one of the required classes at the 300+ level for the HA minor!
Human Sexuality (Multiple)
Indigenous Studies (Multiple)
Jewish Studies (Multiple)
Latin American Area Studies (Multiple)
Latino/a Studies (Multiple)
Leadership Studies (LDST)
Middle East Studies (Multiple)
- Admission to the Music minor is competitive and requires an audition!
Peace & Conflict Studies (Multiple)
Political Science (POLS)
Public Administration (PUAD)
- Public Administration minor classes are only offered at KU's Edwards Campus!
Public Policy in the US (POLS)
Religious Studies (REL)
Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies (Multiple)
Slavic Languages & Cultures (SLAV)
Social & Behavioral Sciences Methodology (PSYC)
Social Justice in the US (Multiple)
Sport Management (HSES)
- Admission to the Sport Management minor is competitive! Note the admission requirements beyond the link.
Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies (WGSS)
Visual Art (Multiple)
Contact Zac Shields at 785-864-2959, during his drop-in hours or through a scheduled appointment, or by email at ZacShields@ku.edu!