Will students be able to take any classes outside of their specialty?
The courses you are required to take vary from school to school, so you should begin by checking requirements for your chosen major and any core requirements for the college. If you are attending a conservatory or art institute program the courses outside your specialty may be limited because the curriculum is so concentrated. However, if you are majoring in the arts at a college or university, you should expect to take a number of classes outside the arts department. You may even be able to major or minor in an unrelated field. Everything depends on your college’s requirements, so check the course catalog and ask.
Yes if they enter a liberal college that has general requirements, they will be required to take additional classes from other areas.
As long as you are completing all required coursework for your degree, you sure can. If you are not sure if you are meeting your graduation requirements, contact your program advisor; he or she will make sure that you are on the right track.
Best of luck!!
Once again, this depends on the university. This is part of the selection process when working with a counselor. If you have interests outside of, let’s say “photography”, you want to make sure you are at an institution that offers more options. Some schools can be quite specific and others can place restrictions on courses you take outside of your area of concentration. With impaction occuring at some state schools, this is also something you want to consider when making a final decision.
At some schools yes, and at some schools no, but your advanced research revealed which were which.
As long as the courses are offered & they doesn’t conflict w/their major, why not.
Narrow down over 1,000,000 scholarships with personalized results.
Get matched to scholarships that are perfect for you!
EducationDynamics maintains business relationships with the schools it features. The sources for school statistics and data is the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System.
This is an offer for educational opportunities that may lead to employment and not an offer for nor a guarantee of employment. Students should consult with a representative from the school they select to learn more about career opportunities in that field. Program outcomes vary according to each institution’s specific program curriculum. Financial aid may be available to those who qualify. The information on this site is for informational and research purposes only and is not an assurance of financial aid.