Degree Requirements

**The requirements listed are current as of fall 2021.  We expect the requirements for students starting at UMD in the fall of 2022 to be available soon.  Students can check with the advising office of their college for specific information.  

The Board of Regents, on recommendation of the faculty, grants degrees from the University of Minnesota. Requirements for degrees from the University of Minnesota are listed below:


Undergraduate Majors

Undergraduate Minors

      > Undergraduate Minors Related to a Major

      > Undergraduate Free-Standing Minors


Undergraduate Credit Certificates

Graduate Programs **

** University policy on credit requirements for graduate degrees requires a minimum of 12 credits for a doctoral-level minor.