Academic Minors

The academic minors posted on this website have been approved by the university. Successful completion of a minor will be noted on the student’s transcript upon graduation and must be completed at the time of graduation. Students cannot obtain a minor in their major or other majors as specified in the minor posting. Students interested in a minor should contact the minor coordinator listed below.  A plan of work should be developed and a copy filed with the student’s adviser as applicable. A “Declare A Minor” form (click here) should be completed, signed by the minor coordinator, and submitted to Registration and Records so that the minor will appear on the student’s degree audit. To alter the minor contact information, please click here.

Title Contact Name Contact Address
Accounting (20AM)   2150 Nelson Hall, 919.515.5565
Africana Studies (16ASM) Stephen Ferguson Withers 446., 919.515.0306,
Agricultural and Environmental Technology (11AEM) S. Andrew Hale 108 Weaver Labs, 919.515.6760,
Agricultural Business Management (11AMM) Dr. John S. Russ 3346 Nelson Hall, 919.515.4677,
Agroecology (11AGECM) Undergraduate Programs Office 2234 Williams Hall 919-515-5820
American Literature (16ALM) Allen Stein 121 Tompkins Hall, 919.515.4134,
Animal Science (11ANM) Melissa Merrill 342 Riddick Hall 919.515.3028
Anthropology (16AYM) Erin E. Seiling 334B 1911 Building,  919.515.3116,
Applied Ecology (11AECM) Dr. Martha Reiskind 126 David Clark Laboratory
Applied Sociology (11SAM) -No New Admits Erin Seiling 334B 1911 Bldg., 919.515.3116, 
Art and Design (12DNM) Kathleen Rieder 215B Brooks Hall, 919.515.2079,
Arts Entrepreneurship (24EMAM) Gary D. Beckman Campus Box 7311, 919.515.1637
Arts Studies (16ARTM) Dr. Rodney Waschka 101B Winston Hall, 919.515.5464
Biological Sciences (17BLM) Kim Orlowski 2727 Bostian Hall, 919.515.3341,
Biomanufacturing (14BTECM) Winnell Newman 195 BTEC Bldg, Centennial Campus, 919.515.0213,
Biotechnology (11BIM) Carlos Goller Robert M. Kelly 6102 Jordan Hall, 919.513.4135, Partners II Bldg., Room 3309, 919.515.6396,
Business Administration (20BMM)   2150 Nelson Hall , 919.515.5565
Business Entrepreneurship (20BEM)   2150 Nelson Hall 919.515.5565
Chemical Engineering (14CMM) Lisa Bullard 2012 Engineering Building I, 919.515.7455,
Chinese Studies (16CIM) Nathaniel Isaacson 208 Withers Hall, 919.515.0367,
Classical Studies (16CSM) Gary Mathews Withers 227, 919-515-9306,
Coaching Education (24CAM) Keith Howard 2046 Carmichael Gymnasium, 919.513.1547
Cognitive Science (16CNM) Catherine Driscoll 434-B Withers Hall, 919.513.7846,
Computer Programming (14CPM) ToniAnn Marini Daniels Hall 219-A, 919.515.7920,
Creative Writing (16CWM) Belle Boggs 278 Tompkins Hall, 919.515.3866,
Criminology (16CLM) Erin E. Seiling 334B 1911 Bldg., 919.515.3116,
Crop Science (11CSM) Undergraduate Programs Office 2234 Williams Hall 919-515-5820
Dance (24DANM) Autumn Belk 1309 Carmichael Gym,
No New Admissions Design Studies (12DSM) Kathleen Rieder 215B Brooks Hall, 919.515.2095,
Economics (20ECM)   2150 Nelson Hall, 919.515.5565
English (16ENGLM) Barbara Bennett 268 Tompkins, 919.515.4167,
Entomology (11ENM) David Orr 2104 Gardner Hall, 919.515.4684,
Environmental Sciences (15EVM) Erin A. Champion 3136B Jordan Hall, 919.513.2520,
Environmental Toxicology (17ETM) Seth Kullman 1211 Toxicology Building, 515.4378,
Ethics (16ETHM) Dr. Timothy Hinton   456 Withers Hall, 919-513-7941,
Evolutionary Biology (17EVOM) Kim Orlowski Dr. Brian Langerhans Bostian Hall 2727, 919-515-3341, David Clark Labs 246, 919-515-3314,
Extension Education (11EXTEDM) Joseph Donaldson 202 Ricks Hall, 919.515.1758,
Feed Milling (11FEM) Dr. Adam Fahrenholz 234C Scott Hall, 919.515.5408,
Film Studies (16FSM) Dr. Marsha Gordon 257 Tompkins Hall, 919.515.4164
Fisheries Sciences (15FSCIM)-no new admits Dr. Lara Pacifici 3115 Jordan Hall, 919-515-3431
Fitness Leadership (24FLM) – no new admits Nita Horne 2019 Carmichael Gymnasium, 919.515.6382,
Food Science (11FDM) Dr. Keith Harris 116B Schaub Food Science Bldg., 919.513.2124,
Forensic Science (17FSCM) Kim Orlowski   Dr. Ann Ross Bostian Hall 2727, 919-515-3341, David Clark Labs 140, 919-515-3122
Forest Management (15FGM)  Dr. Richard Braham 3003 Biltmore Hall, 919-515-7568,
French (16FRNCHM) Scott Despain 302 Withers Hall, 919.513.1482,
Furniture Manufacturing (14FUM) Russell King 126A Daniels Hall, 919.515.5186,
Genetics (17GNM) Betty Gardner 2526A Thomas Hall, 919.515.5776,
Geology (17GM) Karl Wegmann 2123 Jordan Hall, 919.515.0380
German (16GRM) Lutz Kube 225 Withers, 919.515.9280,
Global Health (17GHM) Kim Orlowski Bostian Hall 2727, 919.515.3341,
Effective Spring 2020: Global Leadership and Team Decision-Making Debbie Reno Acker 4100 Hunt Library, 919-513-0148
Graphic Communications (13GCM) John Parks Newby
510-C Poe Hall, 919-515-1065
Health (24HLTHM) Christopher S. Ousley 2040 Carmichael Gymnasium, 919.515.6868,
Health, Medicine and Human Values (16HMM) Gary L. Comstock 458 Withers Hall Rm 458, 919.515.6173,
Health Physics Minor (14HPM) Robert Hayes 2101 Burlington Engineering Laboratories, 919.515.2321,
Hindi-Urdu (16HINDIM) Sujata S. Mody 417 Withers Hall, 919.515.9315,
History (16HIM) Dean Bruno 265 Withers Hall, 919.513.2217,
Horticultural Science (11HSM) Helen Kraus 114 Kilgore Hall, 919.515.1208,
Industrial Engineering (14IEM) Kanton Reynolds Daniels Hall 441B, 919-515-0605
International Studies (16ISM) Dr. Haddy Njie 107-C 1911 Bldg., 919.515.0448
Italian Studies (16ITM) Anna Rita Bonaduce-Dresler 222 Withers Hall, 919.515.9294,
Japan Studies (16JSM) John Mertz 402 Withers, 919.515.9297,
Japanese (16JPM) John Mertz 402 Withers, 919.515.9297,
Jewish Studies (16JSTM) William Adler 443 Withers, 919.515.6334,
Journalism (16JOM) Paul Isom 102 Tompkins Hall, 205-617-4400,
Landscape Architecture (12LND) Meg Calkins 215D Brooks Hall, 919.515.8342,
Law and Justice (16LJM) Shannon Carey 217 Caldwell Hall, 919.515.4469,
Leadership in Agriculture and Life Sciences (11AGLDM) Dr. Jackie Bruce 213 Ricks Hall, 919.515.8801,
Leadership: Cross Disciplinary Perspectives (24SLC) Dr. Debbie Acker 4100 Hunt Library, 919.513.0148,
Linguistics (16LIM) Dr. Jeffrey Reaser 285 Tompkins Hall, 919.515.4176,
Logic and Methodology (16LOGM) Kevin Richardson 457 Withers Hall, 919-515-6331
Marine Science (17MRM) Dr. Carrie Thomas 4136 Jordan Hall, 919.515.7839,
Materials Science & Engineering (14MTM) Dr. Cheryl Cass 3002-B Engineering Building I, Centennial Campus, 919.515.2479
Mathematics (17MAM) Dr. Alina Duca 2108 SAS Hall, 919.513.2298,
Meteorology (17MYM) Matt Parker 5149 Jordan Hall, 919.513.4367,
Microbiology (17MBM) Jonathan Olson 4544B Thomas Hall, 919.515.7860
Middle East Studies (16MLESTM) Jodi Stewart Khater 303 Harrelson Hall, 919.515.2509,
Military Studies: Aerospace Studies (24MSASM) Lt. Col John J. Dumont III Reynolds Coliseum Suite 137, 919.515.2417
Military Studies: Military Science (24MSMSM) MAJ Andrew Sinden Reynolds Coliseum Room 151, 919.513.3500
Military Studies: Naval Science (24MSNSM) John Watson Reynolds Coliseum Room 195C
Music (24MUM) Daniel Monek 203 Price Music Center, 919.515.1692,
Nano-Science and Technology (14NSTM) Mehmet C. Ozturk Elena Nicolescu Veety Monteith Engineering Res. Ctr. 322-C, 919.515.5245, mco@ncsu.eduMonteith Engineering Res. Ctr. 449, 919.513. 0178,
Native American Studies (16NAMSTM) Dr. Judy Kertesz 369 Withers Hall, Campus Box 8108 919.513.2111
Nonprofit Studies (16NPM)   Program Manager 5137 James B. Hunt Library, Centennial Campus, Box 7011 919.513.0596
Nonwovens (18NONWOVM)  *Admissions on Hold Pamela Banks-Lee 3328 Textile Complex, 919.515.6581,
Nuclear Engineering (14NEM) J. Michael Doster 2107 Burlington Engineering Laboratories, 919.515.3658,
Nutrition (11NTM) Dr. Natalie Cooke 218A Schaub Hall, 919.515.0287,
Outdoor Leadership (24OLM) Terry Dash 2009C Carmichael Gymnasium, 919.515.1392,
Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management (15PRM) Dr. Kim Bush 4012F Biltmore Hall, 919.515.3688,
Philosophy (16PHM) Dr. John W. Carroll  457 Withers Hall, 919-515-6140
Physics (17PYSM) Stephen Reynolds 400J Riddick Hall, 919.515.7751,
Plant Biology (11PBM) Chad V. Jordan 2214-A Gardner Hall, 919.515.2222,
Political Science (16OSM) Shannon M. Carey 217 Caldwell, 919.515.4469,
Polymer and Color Chemistry (18PCCM) Renzo Shamey 3117 College of Textiles, 919.515.6546,
Polymer Science (18POLYM) Renzo Shamey 3145 College of Textiles 919.515.6546
Portuguese Studies (16PORTM) Dr. Irwin Stern Withers Hall 223, Campus Box 8106 919.515.3297
Poultry Science (11POM) Lynn Worley-Davis 919.515.6852
Psychology (16PCM)  Dr. Dana Kotter-Gruehn 639 Poe Hall, 919-513-4855
Pulp and Paper Technology (15PPM) John Heitmann 2111 Biltmore Hall, 919.515.7711,
Religious Studies (16RSM) Dr. Jason C. Bivins 447 Withers, 919.515.6102,
Renewable Energy Assessment (15REAM) Dr. Elizabeth Guthrie Nichols Campus Box 8006 Room 2225 Jordan Addition 919-513-4832
Russian Studies (16RUM) Vladimir Bilenkin 409 Withers, 919.515.9316,
Science, Technology, and Society (16STM) Dr. Matthew Booker 106A 1911 Building, 919.513.1431
Social Work (16SWM) Suzy Lamb 1911 Building, Room 205C, 919.513.7955,
Sociology (16SOM) Erin E. Seiling 334B 1911 Building, 919.515.3116,
Soil Science (11SSM) Undergraduate Programs Office 2234 Williams Hall 919-515-5820
Spanish (16SPM) Dr. Jim Michnowicz Withers Hall Campus Box 8106 919.513.9999
Sports Science (24SPSM) Darrin DeReu 2016-A Carmichael Gym 919.515.1057
Statistics (17STM) Dana Derosier 5268 SAS Hall, 919.515.1951,
Sustainable Energy (15SEM) (No new admits) Jordan Kern Jordan Hall Addition 2225, Box 8008, 919-515-3617,
Sustainable Materials and Technology (15SMTM) Perry Peralta 1022 Biltmore Hall, 919.515.5731
Teaching English as a Foreign Language (16TEFLM) Jillian S. Haeseler 325 Withers Hall, 919.515.9299
Technical and Scientific Communication (16TSM) Huiling Ding 131-C Tompkins 919-515-4120
Technology, Engineering and Design Education (13TEM) Nolan Fahrer 510F Poe Hall, 919.515.1741,
Textile Technology (18TTM) George Hodge 3324 College of Textiles, 919.513.1636
Theatre (24THM) Mia Self 201 Thompson Hall, 919.515.3147,
Tissue Engineering (14TISSEGRM) Lesley Hubbard Engineering Building 3, Room 4014, 919.515-6732
Turfgrass (11TFGM) Crop & Soil Sciences Department 2234 Williams Hall, 919-515-5820,
Wetland Assessment (15WAM) Dr. Ryan Emanuel 2217 Jordan Hall, 919.513.2511,
Wildlife Sciences (15WSCIM) Dr. Lara Pacifici 3115 Jordan Hall, 919.515.3431
Women’s and Gender Studies (16WGM) Dr. Karey Harwood 449 Withers Hall, 919.515. 6383,
Wood Products (15WPM) – No New Admits – See Sustainable Materials & Technology Minor Dr. Perry Peralta 1022 Biltmore Hall, 919.515.5731
World Literature (16WLM) Dr. Meredith Fosque 418 Withers, 919.513.7034,
Zoology (17ZOM) Jenny Campbell 120 David Clark Labs, 919.513.7570,