Students at FIT have the opportunity to pursue an academic minor, a selection of courses focused on a particular discipline or a combination of disciplines. This provides a more cohesive program of study and a deeper understanding of the chosen fields. Upon successful completion of the selected courses in a minor with a 2.0 or higher GPA, the minor is recorded on the student’s transcript. There are a wide range of options, including American Studies, Asian Studies, Communication Studies, Dance, Economics, English: Literature and/or Writing, Fashion History Theory and Culture, Film and Media Studies, French, History, History of Art, International Politics, Italian, Italian Studies, Japanese, Latin American Studies, Mandarin Chinese, Mathematics, , Psychology, Sociology, Spanish, Women and Gender Studies, Creative Technology (requires 2.5 or higher GPA), Design Thinking, International Trade and Marketing, and Ethics and Sustainability.
For information about Liberal Arts minors, visit: http://www.fitnyc.edu/liberal-arts/minors/
For information about Art and Design minors, visit fitnyc.edu/creativetechnology
For information about the business minors, visit fitnyc.edu/internationaltradeandmarketing
For information about Interdisciplinary minors, visit fitnyc.edu/interdisciplinary.
Students should contact the Academic Advisement Center, http://www.fitnyc.edu/academic-advisement/, to select and schedule a minor along with their major.