Major/Minor Requirements Sheets

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General Requirements
Online Course Policy
Videos from Student Majors Night
Requirements for Majors
Requirements for Minors


General Requirements

General CORE Requirements (April 2019)


Online Course Policy

Students may count a maximum of 4 online courses toward their undergraduate degrees. A maximum of two online courses may be applied toward the major and a maximum of two online courses may apply toward the general education requirements.

Click here for the complete set of online course guidelines.


Videos from Student Majors Night

Undecided about a major? Click here to hear directly from student representatives about the majors YU has to offer.


Requirements for Majors

NEW! Shaped Major

Biology 
Biochemistry
Chemistry
Computer Science-- Data Science Track
Computer Science--Distributed Systems Track
Computer Science--Unspecialized Track 
Economics
Economics Mathematical Concentration
English--Literary Studies
English--Creative Writing
History
Jewish Studies
Math General Concentration
Math Computer Concentration
Math Actuarial Concentration
Music
Philosophy
Physics
Political Science
Pre-Engineering/Physics
Pre-Engineering /Columbia University Track
Psychology
Psychology and the Community Track
Sociology


Requirements for Minors

NEW! Shaped Minor

Architecture
Biology
Business
Chemistry
Computer Science 
Creative Writing
Criminology
Economics
English
History
Jewish Studies
Mathematics 
Media Studies
Music 
Philosophy
Physics
Political Science
Psychology   
Public Health 
Sociology
Spanish