Majors, Minors & Programs-Academic Advisory Center (AAC) - Carnegie Mellon University

Majors

Dietrich College offers 28 majors from its departments: English, History, Modern Languages, Philosophy, Psychology, Social and Decision Sciences, and Statistics, and two programs: Economics and Information Systems.

Additional Majors

As a student in the Dietrich College, you have the opportunity to do an additional/secondary major.  You need to have a primary major declared in the Dietrich College prior to declaring an additional major. You can find the advisors name and contact information on the Additional Majors [.pdf] information  Feel free to contact any of the advisors regarding the curriculum and course work you should be taking.

Minors

As a student in the Dietrich Colelge, you also can pursue a minor. You need to have a primary major declared in the college prior to declaring a minor. You can find the advisors name and contact information on the Minors [.pdf] information . Feel free to contact any of the advisors regarding the curriculum and course work you should be taking.

Programs

There are a number of programs that students can become involved in to supplement their major. The Science and Humanities Scholars Program, the Humanities Scholars Program, the Quantitative Social Science Scholars Program and the Bachelor of Humanities and Arts Program are by admission/application process only.

The Health Professions Program and the Pre-Law Program are programs that you can elect to join and can follow the course guidelines to better prepare you for the health professions and for law school.