Academic Minor

An academic minor provides an opportunity to broaden your educational experience through subject areas outside of your comfort zone.

More than half of the minors at the University of Michigan can be completed within the 128 credit hour requirement for a Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree.

Students interested in the College of Engineering Honors Program should begin to explore an academic minor as early as their freshman year.

More than 100 minors are offered at the University of Michigan. Minors are offered by:

Example of minors students in the College of Engineering Honors Program have selected include:

  • Art & Design
  • Asian Languages and Cultures
  • Biological Anthropology
  • Business
  • Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering
  • Complex Systems
  • Energy Science and Policy
  • Entrepreneurship
  • French and Francophone Studies
  • Gender and Health
  • General Philosophy
  • German Studies
  • Interdisciplinary Astronomy
  • International Minor for Engineers
  • Multidisciplinary Design
  • Music
  • Naval Engineering