Minors afford students the opportunity to pursue a limited but structured concentration in a coherent field of study outside their major. The minor may be a truncated version of a major or a distinctive intellectual subset of a discipline. Minors are not offered in every field of study, so students should consult with their undergraduate advisor to develop a plan for completing a minor.


The list of undergraduate minors offered at the University of Maryland is extensive, but below are a few of the minors that have been popular with architecture students in the past.