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The awarding of a minor at Tennessee Tech requires the successful completion of a minimum of 15 hours of specified course work in the relevant area of discipline, in addition to fulfilling the requirements for a degree detailed in Policy 260: Requirements for a Baccalaureate Degree and Graduation. Successfully completed courses may simultaneously fulfill a student's degree requirements and the requirements for a minor.

A student may elect to complete multiple minors; however, no more than two minors will appear on the student's academic transcript.

Additionally, some colleges and programs have the following conditions that apply to the specified minors:

A minor in any specific discipline in the College of Arts and Sciences must include 6 Upper Division hours. Exception: A minor in physics will consist of at least 15 hours of coursework including PHYS 2110, PHYS 2120, PHYS 2420, PHYS 2920 and one upper division physics course.

A minor in Art or Music may contain no more than 4 hours of individual instruction, ensemble, or activity courses.

The specific course requirements for each minor offered at Tennessee Tech may be found in the portion of the applicable Undergraduate Catalog addressing the relevant academic area or discipline. A list of available minors and the ownership of programs is available below.


Accounting Minor
Agriculture Minor
Aquatics Minor
Art History Minor
Art Minor
Art Studio Minor
Astronomy Minor


Biology Minor
Business Information Technology and Analytics Minor
Business Management Minor
Business Minor


Caregiving Minor
Chemistry Minor
Coaching Minor
Communication Studies Minor
Computer Science Education (CSED) Minor
Computer Science Minor
Criminal Justice Minor
Cyber Crime, Law, and Society Minor


Digital Humanities Minor


Early Childhood Education (ECED or ECSP) Minor
Education Minor
Electrical and Computer Engineering Minor
Elementary Education (ELED) Minor
Engineering Technology Minor
English Minor
English as a Second Language (ESLP) Minor
Environmental Engineering Minor
Environmental Studies Minor
Environmental Sustainability Minor
Event Planning Minor
Exercise Science Minor


Foundations of Education (FOED) Minor


Geography Minor
Geology Minor


Health and Wellness Minor
History Minor
Honors Minor
Housing and Design Minor
Human Ecology Minor
Human Resource Management Minor
Humanities Minor


Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) Minor
International Business Minor
International Studies Minor


Journalism Minor


Leadership Minor
Leadership and Military Science Minor


Manufacturing and Engineering Technology Minor
Materials Science and Engineering Minor
Mathematics Minor

Middle Grades Minor
Music History Minor
Music Performance Minor
Music Technology Minor
Music Theory and Composition Minor


Natural Resources Minor


Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management Minor


Parks and Protected Areas Minor
Philosophy Minor
Physics Minor
Political Science Minor
Professional and Technical Communication Minor
Project Management for Professionals Minor
Psychology Minor


Race and Ethnic Studies in the United States (US) Minor
Reading (READ) Minor
Religious Studies Minor


Science Minor
Secondary Education (SEED) Minor
Social Science Minor
Social Work Minor
Sociology Minor
Special Education (SPED) Minor


Theatre Minor ​


Wildlife Fisheries Science Minor
Women's and Gender Studies Minor

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