Exploratory Major: Liberal Arts & Cultures

Purpose:

The School of Liberal Arts and Cultures offers a variety of associate of art degrees that students can pursue in preparation for transfer to a wide variety of majors at four-year universities. If you are not sure what you plan to major in, use this Exploratory Major guide to pick courses that count toward multiple different transfer programs or pathways. This will allow you to begin earning credits toward a degree even while you figure out which specific major is right 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 Liberal Arts and Cultures: 

The courses listed below are introductory courses that also fulfill requirements for the A.A. They are great exploratory courses that meet requirements for multiple majors and taking them may help you discover the program of study that’s right for you: 

Contact Your Advisor

To take the next step in determining course selections within the School of Liberal Arts and Cultures 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.