Declare Your Major

We are excited you want to pursue a major at the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences!

The information below will help you get started with the process of declaring your major. If you do not qualify for the major you want due to GPA below a 2.0, any advisor can declare you as No Major Selected - Social and Behavioral Sciences. Students can meet with the advisor for NMS-SBS and discuss their path forward.

This page is for current University of Arizona students only. If you are an incoming student, you can change your major through the UA Next Steps website: https://nextsteps.arizona.edu/. The majors listed are main campus programs only located in Tucson, AZ. We offer fully online programs via Arizona Online: https://sbs.arizona.edu/undergraduate-online-programs.

 

Program How to Declare 2.0 GPA Required
No Major Selected (SBS College) / Still Deciding Any advisor can declare No Major Selected (SBS) No
American Indian Studies - B.A. (AIS) Email or meet with AIS advisor only No
Anthropology - B.A. & B.S. (ANTH) Email or meet with ANTH advisor only Yes
Arabic - B.A. (ARB) Sign up online No
Care, Health, and Society - B.S. (CHS) Sign up online No
Creative Writing - B.A (CRTV) Sign up online Yes
Criminal Justice Studies - B.S. (CJS) Sign up online (observe dates) Yes
Communication - B.A. (COMM) Sign up online (via Major Info Session) Yes
English - B.A. (ENGL) Sign up online Yes
Environmental Studies - B.A. (EVS) Sign up online No
Food Studies - B.A. (FOOD) Sign up online No
Game Design and Development - B.S. (GDD) Sign up online Yes
Games and Behavior - B.A. (GMBV) Sign up online Yes
Geography - B.A. & B.S. (GEOG) Sign up online No
Gender and Women's Studies - B.A. (GWS) Email or meet with GWS advisor only No
Global Studies - B.A. (GLST) Sign up online No
History - B.A. (HIST) Sign up online No
Information Science and Arts - B.A. (ISTA) Sign up online Yes
Information Science and eSociety - B.A. (ISEC) Sign up online Yes
Information Science and Technology - B.S. (IST) Sign up online Yes
Journalism - B.A. (JOUR) Sign up online Yes
Judaic Studies - B.A. (JUS) Email or meet with JUS advisor only Yes
Latin American Studies - B.A. (LAS) Sign up online No
Law - B.A. (LAW) Sign up online (observe dates) Yes
Linguistics - B.A. (LING) Email or meet with LING advisor only No
Mexican American Studies - B.A. (MAS) Email or meet with MAS advisor only No
Middle East and North African Studies - B.A. (MENA) Sign up online No
Philosophy - B.A. (PHIL) Sign up online Yes
Philosophy, Politics, Economics, and Law - B.A. (PPEL) Email or meet with PPEL advisor only Yes
Political Science - B.A. (POL) Sign up online (observe dates) Yes
Professional and Technical Writing - B.A. (PTW) Sign up online Yes
Public Management and Policy - B.S. (PMPC) Sign up online (observe dates) Yes
Sociology - B.A. (SOC) Sign up online No
Studies of Global Media - B.A. (GLO) Sign up online See Advisor
Urban and Regional Development - B.S. (UREG) Sign up online No