Apply to a Major

Spring 2020 Change of Major Workshops have been modified to an online format. If you have registered for a Change of Major Workshop, CoSAC will email you via Appointment-Plus email with further instructions.

 

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 declaring a major in Biology, Chemistry, or Computer Science, MUST attend a Change of Major Workshop (links below). Students interested in Geology, Mathematics, Meteorology, or Physics must contact the Major Department (links below).

Change of Major Workshops

Biology

  • BA Biological Sciences
  • BS Ecology and Evolution
  • BS Marine Biology
  • BS Biological Sciences, Microbiology
  • BS Biological Sciences, Molecular Biology
  • BS Biological Sciences, Systems Physiology
    (Change of Major Application deadlines are on May 1st for the Fall semester and December 1st for the Spring semester)

Chemistry

  • BA Chemistry
  • BS Chemistry
  • BS Chemistry, Biochemistry
    (Change of Major Application deadlines are on May 1st for the Fall semester and December 1st for the Spring semester)

Computer Science

  • BS Computer Science
    (Change of Major Application deadlines are on May 1st for the Fall semester and December 1st for the Spring semester)

 

Major Departments

Geology

  • BA Earth Science
  • BS Geology
    (Change of Major Workshops not available for Geology, please contact the Department if you are interested in declaring a major in Geology)

Mathematics

  • BA Mathematics
  • BA Mathematics, Preparation for Teaching
  • BS Applied Mathematics, Applied and Computational Mathematics
  • BS Applied Mathematics, Economics and Actuarial Science
  • BS Applied Mathematics, Statistics
    (Change of Major Workshops not available for Math, please contact the Department if you are interested in declaring a major in Mathematics)

Meteorology

  • BS Meteorology
  • BS Meteorology, Climate Science
    (Change of Major Workshops not available for Meteorology, please contact the Department if you are interested in declaring a major in Meteorology)

Physics

  • BA Physics
  • BA Physics, Preparation for Teaching
  • BS Physics
    (Change of Major Workshops not available for Physics, please contact the Department if you are interested in declaring a major in Physics)