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Admission into the Minor

A minor in consumer sciences is available to students outside the Department of Consumer Sciences. Eighteen hours are required, including 1) CSM 201 Indiv Family Resourc Mgt, 2) CSM 204 Intro Personl Finan Plan, and 3) CSM 303 Introduction to Consumer Economics or CSM 381 Consumer Marketing Management. In addition, 9 hours selected in consultation with a department advisor. At least 6 hours of consumer sciences classes must be 300 level or above.

Students should formally declare a minor before or during the third year of full-time enrollment.

More InformationHours
CSM 201Indiv Family Resourc Mgt3
CSM 204 or Intro Personl Finan Plan3
CSM 205 Honors Intro Pers Finan Plan
CSM 303 or Introduction to Consumer Economics3
CSM 381 Consumer Marketing Management
Select 9 hours of CSM electives CSM 403, CSM 405, CSM 415, CSM 425, CSM 427, CSM 428, CSM 430, CSM 437, CSM 440, CSM 441, CSM 451, CSM 455, CSM 459, CSM 475, CSM 480, CSM 4869
Total Hours18

Grade Point Average

A 2.0 grade point average in the minor is required for completion of the degree. The minor GPA is calculated based on all courses applicable to the minor that the student has attempted at UA.

Ancillary Courses

This minor does not require ancillary courses.

Additional Minor Requirements

Students are responsible for ensuring that they have met all University, College, major and minor requirements. However, each student should meet with an adviser in the major department for academic planning.