Dual Majors/Minors for Veterans

Dual Majors Program

One degree with two majors conferred on the student by the university after completion of all requirements for both majors.

Example: Bachelor of Science with a major in Geology and a major in Physical Science.

Dual major programs do not require State Approving Agency approval. Policies of the University for Dual Major Programs must be followed and course applicability for both majors must be tracked.

* Required Courses for the second major must be used to fulfill any electives in the first major.

Dual Degree/Multiple Objective Program

One degree and one certificate, or two certificates, conferred on the student by the university after completion of all requirements for each.

Example:
1. Bachelor of Arts in French
2. Certificate in Trauma Response

Example:
1. Masters of Arts in Teaching
2. Certificate in Trauma Response

Dual degree/certificate programs must be approved by the State Approving Agency PRIOR to the veteran beginning the dual-degree program. Students must submit to Veterans Certifying Official a letter stating why the combination of programs is necessay to meet the requirements for a predetermined educational, professional, or vocational objective. This request must include a description of the single career field to which the combination of programs relates and how the combination of programs will enhance your employability. 

* Required Courses for the second program must be used to fulfill any electives in the first program.

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