Undergraduate Minors/Certificates

Actuarial Science (Certificate)

Actuarial science is an area of mathematical and statistical science that requires expertise in specializations of...

The certificate program examines the culture, arts, history, politics, economics and current status of African Americans...

The minor program examines the culture, arts, history, politics, economics and current status of African Americans,...

The American Indian Nation governance certificate is designed to prepare students to develop greater understanding and...

The minor in American Indian studies is designed for students interested in developing an understanding of American...

Anthropology (Minor)

The minor in anthropology provides students with a great deal of flexibility in selecting courses. The program has been...

The minor in Arabic studies provides students with instruction in Modern Standard Arabic as well as Arabic culture and...

Arabic Studies (Certificate)

The certificate in Arabic studies provides students with skills that will enable and qualify them to communicate...

Students pursuing a minor in Asian languages (Chinese) gain an understanding of the language, literature and cultures of...

Students pursuing a minor in Asian languages (Japanese) gain an understanding of the language, literature and cultures of...

Asian Pacific American Studies gathers and develops research, scholarship and archival information on the long history...

Asian Pacific American studies addresses the historical and contemporary experiences of Asian Americans and Pacific...

Asian Studies (Certificate)

The Asian studies certificate supplements a bachelor's degree, demonstrating knowledge of an Asian language as well as...

Astronomy (Minor)

The astronomy minor is designed for students interested in developing a basic understanding of astronomy and astrophysics...

Astrophysics (Minor)

The astrophysics minor is designed for students interested in developing a background in the theoretical modeling and...

Biochemistry (Minor)

The biochemistry minor is designed to give students majoring in other disciplines a solid grounding in the basics of...

Biological sciences encompasses the study of all living things and includes the study of basic organization and function...

Brazilian Studies (Certificate)

The certificate in Brazilian studies will allow students to present a plan of studies in line with current sociocultural...

Chemistry (Minor)

The chemistry minor is designed to give students majoring in other disciplines a solid grounding in the basics of...

Civic Education (Certificate)

The civic education certificate is designed to contribute to the preparation of undergraduate students for:

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Civil Communication (Certificate)

The Hugh Downs School of Human Communication has designed specific courses that offer students a certificate in the area...

Classical Studies (Certificate)

The classical studies program offers students a wide variety of opportunities to study the language, literature and...

The minor in communication focuses on teaching students how communication processes create, maintain and transform...

The computational mathematical sciences curriculum strives to provide students with a background in computer science and...

Cryptology (Certificate)

The certificate in cryptology is designed to provide a strong foundation in the mathematical topics that are most...

East Asian Studies (Certificate)

The certificate in East Asian studies can supplement a bachelor's degree, demonstrating knowledge of an Asian language as...

Economic Justice (Certificate)

Students will gain knowledge of economic justice that will promote the growth of sustainable communities locally,...

Economics (Minor)

Students who pursue the minor in economics create a personalized program of study that covers economic theory and...

English (Minor)

A minor in English provides students with preparation for any profession requiring strong analytical and communication...

Students pursuing a minor in English with a concentration in linguistics study the nature, variation and structure of...

Students pursuing a minor in English with a concentration in literature study British, American and global literatures in...

The entertainment and technology certificate is for students who have completed a course of study that includes 18 credit...

The environmental humanities certificate offers students who are interested in humanities-based approaches to the current...

Ethics (Certificate)

The ethics certificate is designed to give students a richer understanding of systematic philosophical thinking about...

The European Union, or EU, is the biggest economic bloc in the world and also one of the most important economic and...

A minor in family and human development from the School of Social and Family Dynamics exposes students to the basic...

The film and media studies minor is useful for students who want to explore the critical and creative study of film and...

French (Minor)

Students pursuing a minor in French gain an understanding of the language, literature and cultures of French-speaking...

The undergraduate geographic information science certificate program is open to students of all majors at ASU and is...

Geography (Minor)

The minor in geography enables students to be as broad or as specific in their geographic education as they wish. Beyond...

The geological sciences minor is designed for students interested in developing a basic understanding of earth science...

German (Minor)

Students pursuing a minor in German gain an understanding of the language, literature and cultures of German-speaking...

The minor in global health is an interdisciplinary program designed for students who seek a broad and flexible set of...

The minor in global studies offers students, from a transdisciplinary perspective, exposure to global processes and...

History (Minor)

Students who pursue the minor in history study the growth and development of human society from all aspects political,...

The School of Life Sciences offers an undergraduate certificate in the history and philosophy of science. This program is...

Human Rights (Certificate)

The certificate provides students with historical, legal and philosophical perspectives from which to think broadly and...

International Cinema (Certificate)

The power of international cinema lies in its ability to underscore national differences and engage diverse viewpoints....

International Studies (Certificate)

The international studies certificate is designed to prepare students for careers in government agencies, international...

Islamic Studies (Certificate)

The certificate program is designed to prepare students for graduate programs in religious studies, Islamic studies and...

Italian (Minor)

Students pursuing a minor in Italian gain an understanding of the language, literature and cultures of Italian-speaking...

Jewish Studies (Certificate)

The Jewish studies program is designed with the following goals in mind:

  • to examine the history and culture of...

The minor in justice studies is designed for students interested in developing an understanding of meanings of justice...

Korean Studies (Certificate)

The certificate in Korean studies aims to train and produce students who are linguistically able and culturally informed...

The Latin American studies certificate program is designed to give students an understanding of culture, economies,...

Mathematics (Minor)

The minor in mathematics is designed for students who want to further their knowledge of mathematics and is recommended...

In order to reflect the interdisciplinary nature of the field, the Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies...

The minor in military leadership is designed to enhance the student's learning experience by providing tools to prepare...

Philosophy (Minor)

The minor in philosophy provides students with an understanding of philosophical inquiry and method. The minor offers an...

Physics (Minor)

Physics is concerned with the nature, structure and interactions of matter and radiation. Adding a physics minor to...

The certificate is designed to prepare students for careers in public policy in global and domestic environments whether...

The minor in political science offers students exposure to the skills and knowledge that help them participate...

The certificate in political thought and leadership provides students with a strong foundation in the history of politics...

Psychology (Minor)

The minor in psychology focuses on appreciating and understanding the human condition from a scientific, psychological...

Religion and Conflict (Certificate)

The certificate may be of particular interest for students pursuing careers in journalism, law, policy work, diplomacy,...

A minor in religious studies encourages students to engage in a comparative, cross-cultural exploration of religions and...

Romanian (Minor)

The minor in Romanian provides students with the means to develop their interests in social, cultural and political...

Russian (Minor)

Students pursuing a minor in Russian gain novice to intermediate language skills and an understanding of the literature...

The certificate in Russian and East European studies encourages students to develop special competency in Russian or East...

This minor focuses on Slavic languages and cultures with a concentration in either Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian or Polish. It...

Social Transformation (Certificate)

Students enrolled in the certificate learn how diverse communities, locally and globally, have achieved social change and...

Socio-Legal Studies (Certificate)

The distinction between law "on the books" and law "in action", which refers to how people experience law in their...

Sociology (Minor)

A minor in sociology from the Sanford School of Social and Family Dynamics exposes students to the basic course work and...

The certificate in Southeast Asian studies can supplement a bachelor's degree by demonstrating knowledge of a Southeast...

Spanish (Minor)

Students pursuing a minor in Spanish gain an understanding of the language, literature and cultures of Spanish-speaking...

Statistics (Minor)

The minor in statistics is recommended for students majoring in a variety of disciplines such as physics, engineering...

The symbolic, cognitive and linguistic systems certificate program takes an interdisciplinary approach to the symbolic...

The undergraduate certificate in teaching English to speakers of other languages consists of a coherent set of courses...

In the transborder Chicana/o and Latina/o studies minor, students will gain general knowledge about the Chicana/o and...

Translation (Certificate)

The translation certificate program, which focuses on Spanish and English, is designed to provide:

  • advanced...

The planning minor introduces students to the field of urban planning. Students can select courses that include:

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The minor in women and gender studies provides students with an intensive interdisciplinary liberal arts education that...

Women and gender studies, in the School of Social Transformation, provides students with an intensive interdisciplinary...

The writing certificate provides advanced writing instruction for students in any major. Students pursuing the writing...