All Liberal Studies students choose at least one minor, which may form the basis of students’ self-designed concentrations. Students work with their advisor to customize a concentration, which may also include a second minor in any discipline.

Students often opt for a particular Liberal Studies degree plan because of the minor/s they desire. Listed below are the minors for each track. Please review the WCU Undergraduate Catalog or consult with minor departments for information about minor requirements.

BS Liberal Studies: Professional Studies Concentration

Accounting Finance
African American Studies Geography and Planning
American Sign Language Health Sciences
Anthropology Human Resources Management
Applied Statistics Information Technology
Autism Education International Business
Business and Technical Writing Journalism
Business Gis Latin American and Latino/a Studies
Business Law Law, Politics, and Society
Civic and Professional Leadership Literacy
Coaching Media and Culture
Computational Science Music- Various
Computer Science Peace and Conflict Studies
Contemplative Studies Physical Ed for Indiv. w/ Disabilities
Criminal Justice Political Science
Dance Professional Education
Early Childhood Education Russian Studies
Early Intervention Special Education
Economics Studio Art
Elementary Education Supply Chain Management
Entrepeneurship White Collar Crime
Environmental Health Women's and Gender Studies
Ethnic Studies Youth Empowerment & Urban Studies
Exercise Science  


BS Liberal Studies: STEM-H Concentration

BA Liberal Studies: Arts and Humanities Concentration

African American Studies Minor Jazz Studies Minor
African/African American Literature Minor Journalism Minor
American Sign Language Minor Latin American and Latino/a Studies Minor
American Studies Minor Latin Minor
Applied Ethics Minor Law, Politics, and Society Minor
Arabic Minor Linguistics Minor
Art History Minor Literacy Minor
Chinese Minor Literature and Diverse Cultures Minor
Communication Studies Minor Media and Culture Minor
Contemplative Studies Minor Music History Minor
Creative Writing Minor Music Minor
Dance Minor Music Performance Minor
Deaf Studies Minor Music Production Minor
Digital Humanities and New Media Minor Peace and Conflict Studies Minor
Ethnic Studies Minor Philosophy Minor
Film Criticism Minor Religious Studies Minor
French Minor Russian Minor
German Minor Russian Studies Minor
Global Studies Minor Spanish Minor
History Minor Studio Art Minor
Holocaust Studies Minor Theatre Arts Minor
Italian Minor Women's and Gender Studies Minor
Japanese Minor  



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