Minors

African and African American Studies

Sociology and Anthropology

Modern and Classical Languages

History and Art History

School of Integrative Studies

The program provides students with an in-depth understanding of childhood in historical, contemporary, and global contexts and prepares them for careers in a wide variety of areas, including preschool teaching, child welfare and advocacy, child health and wellness, juvenile justice, youth programming, and other human services areas.

Modern and Classical Languages

Modern and Classical Languages

School of Integrative Studies

Criminology, Law and Society

Minor in Design Thinking

History and Art History

Modern and Classical Languages

Modern and Classical Languages

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

History and Art History

School of Integrative Studies

Enhance your college experience with this 15-credit minor! Undergraduates at George Mason University have the option to declare a minor in Human Development & Family Science (HDFS)

Sociology and Anthropology

Criminology, Law and Society

Middle East and Islamic Studies

Modern and Classical Languages

Modern and Classical Languages

Modern and Classical Languages

Women and Gender Studies

Modern and Classical Languages

School of Integrative Studies

Interdisciplinary and integrative classes examine leadership from multiple perspectives and disciplines, offering an understanding of socially-responsible leadership with an emphasis on community action

Middle East and Islamic Studies

School of Integrative Studies

Modern and Classical Languages

School of Integrative Studies

Students in the Social Justice and Human Rights programs examine a wide variety of oppressions such as racism, sexism, heterosexism, anti-immigrant oppression, ableism, economic injustice, animal exploitation, environmental injustice, as well as related denials of human rights, such as human trafficking, settler colonialism, mass incarceration, use of sweatshop and child labor, unequal access to education, and voter disenfranchisement.

Sociology and Anthropology

Modern and Classical Languages

School of Integrative Studies

The core principle of sustainability is the desire to meet the basic material needs of the current generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs.

School of Integrative Studies

The minor in well-being provides students with a well-grounded understanding of the nature of resilience, stress-management, mind-body wellness, and meaning -- including both the historical foundations and modern research findings.