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  • Minors

  • Explore the Benefits of Cross-Disciplinary Study

    The New School is the only university that houses a world-renowned design school, a liberal arts college, and a performing arts college under one roof. Interdisciplinary scholarship and study are available to undergraduates through our minors program, which offers you the opportunity to immerse yourself in a new discipline within or outside of your college.

    This highly creative and enriching series of courses will broaden your skills, knowledge, and career options: Artists can gain a global perspective, historians can learn music composition, and designers can study sociology. Every time you cross into a new discipline, you increase your relevance to a world that benefits from multiple perspectives and that equates creativity with multidisciplinary skills.

    You can work with your academic advisors to select and declare a minor and to chart a curriculum to satisfy your major and minor requirements.

    Explore our list of minors below and learn about the process for declaring a minor. If you have a question, contact an admission officer or your academic advisor.

  • Take The Next Step

Submit your application

Undergraduates

To apply to any of our undergraduate programs (except the Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs) complete and submit the Common App online.

Undergraduate Adult Learners

To apply to any of our Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

Graduates

To apply to any of our Master's, Doctoral, Professional Studies Diploma, and Graduate Certificate programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

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