Do minors look good?
A minor can help you stand out. With the many ways to stand out when applying for jobs, graduate school or professional school, having a minor could be one of them. While it may sound like a cliché to support the idea of a minor because “it looks good on a resume,” there’s some truth to that saying.
How useful is a minor?
A minor, in contrast, indicates an interest with a lesser degree of mastery. As alluded to above, a well-chosen minor can indicate useful diversity in your educational background. A less useful minor is one that is too close to your major, or one that has no connection to your career or graduate school goals.
Do I get a degree for a minor?
Completion of a Minor A minor must be awarded at the same time a bachelor’s degree is awarded. Minors will be posted on your transcript and you will receive a separate minor certificate for each minor program completed.
What does a minor mean in age?
All states define an “age of majority”, usually 18. Persons younger than this age are considered minors, and must be under the care of a parent or guardian unless they are emancipated.
What should my minor be?
Be strategic when choosing a minor to prepare you for the career that you want. If your end goal is teaching, perhaps your minor should be education or child development. However, if you want nothing to do with teaching, choose a minor in journalism, graphic design, political science, business, or statistics.
How do you make a minor?
Declare a minorMake sure you understand the general university requirements for minors. Check on specific requirements for the minor you’ve selected. Be aware of department and college approval requirements. Complete an Undergraduate Declaration of Minor using the Major/Minor tool.
What is a good minor for education?
Psychology. Psychology is a great minor for anyone working in or in conjunction with education. Child Development. Sociology. Communications. Special Education.