Update Your Major or Minor

How to Change Your Major

Declare or change your major, concentration, track, or emphasis by completing the online Major Update. You will receive an email notification once the appropriate department has reviewed it.

Please be aware that some majors require you to complete certain prerequisites or apply to the program.

Changing College Majors: When Is It Okay to Switch Things Up?

Many students change majors in college, but the choice should’t be made lightly. Here are some things to consider when switching college majors.

How to Change Your Minor

Declare or change your minor by filling out the online Minor Update. You will receive an email notification once the appropriate department has reviewed it.

Next Steps

Once you have chosen your new major or minor, select “Academic Requirements” under the Academics menu on home.apu.edu to see the requirements for that major or minor. If you have questions, please contact the appropriate department for that program.

Which Major or Minor Should I Choose?

If you are not sure which major to declare, the Academic Success Center can help you figure out which ones might be good options for you. The Career Center can also provide some resources to help you narrow down your interests and future goals.

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