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Social Science Major Change

Majors in the College

 

Anthropology

Child Development

Criminal Justice

Economic Geography

Economics

Environmental Geography

Geographic Information Science

Global and International Studies

Global History

History

History Education

Human Capital and Society

Human Development and Family Studies

Human Geography

Interdisciplinary Studies in Social Science

Interdisciplinary Studies in Social Science Education

Political Science

Political Science Prelaw

Psychology

Public Policy

Social Work

Sociology

Urban and Regional Planning

World Politics

 

Social Science Majors 

Major changes into the College of Social Science require a meeting with the Academic Advisor for that major.  This meeting is to review the major, completed coursework and remaining requirements.  

Please use the Online Appointment system to schedule a meeting - https://msu.campus.eab.com 

Most major changes are completed within 48 hours after the advisor meeting.

NOTE:  During the time period between semesters, students can come to 201 Berkey to initiate a major change.  A Dean's Hold will be placed until the student meets with the academic advisor.

 

History Education and Interdisciplinary Studies in Social Science Education majors

These majors require additional requirements for admission.  Students should meet with the Academic Advisor as soon as possible.

History Education

Interdisciplinary Studies in Social Science Education

 

Social Work and Urban & Regional Planning majors

These majors require an application and additional requirements for admission.  Students should meet with the Academic Advisor as soon as possible.

Social Work Admissions 

Urban & Regional Planning Admissions

 

Majors outside the College of Social Science

Students seeking a major change to a major outside of the College of Social Science majors, please visit the website of that college to learn more about their specific process. 

Links to other colleges 

Students can also schedule appointments with other major advisors Please use the Online Appointment system to schedule a meeting - https://msu.campus.eab.com 

 

Exploratory Preference majors

Students wishing to change to Exploratory Preference, or if you wish to discuss major options, please visit a Neighborhood Engagement Center for guidance. 

Locations of Neighborhood Engagement Centers