Choosing a Minor

The Literacy, Learning, and Leadership major requires a minor specialization. Minors are a great way to explore other fields of interest that should complement your major or your personal interests. For information about declaring a minor, make an appointment with your College of Education advisor.  

The College of Education offers three undergraduate minors:

If your interests extend beyond the College of Education, consider choosing a minor that compliments your own personal interests or career interest. Below you will find a brief list of suggested minors based on career interest.

For a list of all available minors and their course requirements, check out the UA General Catalog, click the academic year, then click "minors" on the left-hand menu.

Business: Corporate Center, Big Business, Industry jobs, Small Business Owner

  • Agricultural Tech Management and Education
  • Business Administration
  • Communication
  • Leadership Studies and Practice
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Sports Management

Community Leadership: Museums, Education Centers, Recreation, Community Centers

  • Adolescents, Community, and Education (ACE)
  • Agricultural Tech, Management, and Education
  • Business Administration
  • Communication
  • Leadership Studies and Practice
  • Special Education & Rehabilitation

Curriculum (Learning Design): Schools, Museums, Science Centers, Learning Centers

  • Adolescents, Community, and Education (ACE)
  • Art Education
  • Communication
  • Family Studies and Human Development
  • Science Education

Early Childhood Professionals: Preschools, Day Care Centers, New Family Camps, Afterschool Programs, Family Shelters

  • Art Education
  • Family Studies and Human Development
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

Higher Education: High schools, Colleges/Universities, Financial Aid, Human Resources

  • Adolescents, Community, and Education (ACE)
  • Art Education
  • Communication
  • Educational Psychology
  • Gender & Women's Studies
  • Leadership Studies and Practice
  • Mathematics (Teaching)
  • Public Health
  • Science Education

Nonprofit & Service: AmeriCorps, Nonprofits, Peace Corp, Outreach Programs, Homeless Shelters, At-Risk Programs, Help Lines

  • Adolescents, Community, and Education (ACE)
  • Care, Health and Society
  • Family Studies and Human Development
  • Leadership Studies and Practice
  • Special Education & Rehabilitation

Policy Studies: Government Agency, School Districts, Advisory Board

  • Business Administration
  • Communication
  • Educational Psychology
  • Government and Public Policy
  • Leadership Studies and Practice
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

Youth Programs: Schools, Teen Centers, Libraries, Afterschool Programs

  • Adolescents, Community, and Education (ACE)
  • Art Education
  • Family Studies and Human Development
  • Leadership Studies and Practice
  • Psychology
  • Special Education & Rehabilitation