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  Newark Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2022 School of Arts and Sciences-Newark Newark College of Arts and Sciences Academic Requirements Minor Programs  

Minor Programs

Most of the major programs listed in the major programs section also offer minor programs. A minor generally consists of 18-21 credits of coursework in a discipline, but more specific requirements may be imposed by the sponsoring department. Half of the requirements for the minor program must be completed at Rutgers University-Newark. Students must consult the relevant chair or program director for full details, as well as file a declaration of intent to complete a minor in the academic department offering the minor. Students may apply for a minor in any of the professional schools at Rutgers University-Newark: Rutgers Business School: Undergraduate-Newark, the School of Criminal Justice, and the School of Public Affairs and Administration. Students may not use more than two courses toward both a major program and a minor program of study.

The following minors are offered to students at Newark College of Arts and Sciences. Requirements for each minor are described in the Academic Programs and Courses section of this catalog.

African-American and African Studies (014)

American Studies (050)

Ancient and Medieval Civilizations (060)

Anthropology (070)

Art (080)

Art History (082)

Asian Studies (098)

Biology (120)

Cell and Molecular Biology (144)

Chemistry (160)

Cognitive Neuroscience (186)

Computer Science (198)

Creative Writing (200)

Data Science (219)

Ecology and Evolution (215)

Economics (220)

English (350)

Environmental Science (375)

Film Studies (380)

Geology (460)

Global Politics (487)

History (510)

International Affairs (551)

Journalism (086)

Latin American Studies (590)

Latina/o Studies (597)

Legal Studies (603)

LGBTQ Studies (604)

Mathematics (640)

Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies (686)

Music (087)

Neurobiology (706)

Peace and Conflict Studies (735)

Philosophy (730)

Physics (750)

Plant Science (776)

Political Science (790)

Portuguese and Lusophone World Studies (812)

Psychology (830)

Sociology (920)

Spanish (940)

Theater (088)

Translation and Interpreting Studies (942)

Video Production (089)

Women's and Gender Studies (988)

Writing (989)

Youth Development and Juvenile Justice (985)

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