Apply to a Major/Minor

Apply to a Major

  • Students interested in applying to Biology, Chemistry, or Computer Science are required to attend a Change of Major Workshop. (This requirement has been suspended for the Spring 2020 semester)
  • Change of Major Applications will be accepted electronically for the Spring 2020 semester. Please email your Change of Major Application and required supporting documents to science-advisingcenter@sjsu.edu by the application deadline, May 1, 2020.
  • Students interested in applying to Geology, Mathematics, Meteorology, or Physics must contact their respective departments.

Change of Major Advising

  • Students interested in applying to Biology, Chemistry, or Computer Science AND have already attended a Change of Major Workshop may schedule a Change of Major Advising appointment to receive additional change of major advising.
  • Students interested in applying to Geology, Mathematics, Meteorology, or Physics must contact their respective departments.

College of Science Minors

  • Students interested in applying to a College of Science minor must follow all directions.
  • Students interested in applying to a Bioinformatics Minor, Chemistry Minor, or Geology Minor must submit all paperwork to CoSAC.
  • Students interested in applying to any other College of Science Minor must submit all paperwork to the appropriate department.