Exploratory Major: School of Design & the Arts Awards

Purpose:

The School of Design and the Arts, Liberal Arts Transfer offers awards through degrees, and diplomas in several educational programs. If you are not sure what you plan to major in, use this Exploratory Major guide to pick courses that count toward multiple different programs. This will allow you to begin earning credits toward a degree or diploma, even while you figure out which option is best for you. 

All students pursuing this exploratory major should work closely with their advisor to ensure proper selection of the exploratory courses. This guide must be used in conjunction with the current College Catalog and the official degree audit for the specific awards.

Begin your education at Minneapolis College with these courses as they count toward all of the above awards in the School of Design and the Arts, Liberal Arts Transfer. Choose 7 - 10 credits from the list below:

The course list below will also help you explore options as they count toward some of the awards offered in the School of the Design and the Arts: 

Contact Your Advisor

To take the next step in determining course selections within the School of Design and the Arts and find out if there are prerequisite courses, please contact your advisor:

To complete your coursework successfully and in a timely manner please meet with your advisor on a regular basis. Your advisor will assist you in choosing courses. This will allow you to begin earning credits toward a degree even while you figure out which option is best for you. This guide must be used in conjunction with the current College Catalog and the official degree audit for the award. 

This Exploratory Major guide is reflective of the 2018-19 approved awards and is subject to change. Please check the current catalog for complete and accurate requirements.