Change of Major Requests

Applicants

Fall applicants can request major changes from the Office of Admissions from October until December. From January through May change of major request will not be granted.

Spring applicants can request major changes from the Office of Admissions from August until September. From October through January change of major request will not be granted.

Admitted First-Time Freshmen

In order to change majors after you are admitted to CSUMB, you must first consult with an academic advisor after you are given an enrollment appointment. They will work with you to make sure you understand how changing a major can affect your degree plan.

Admitted Transfer

In order to change majors after you are admitted to CSUMB, you must first consult with an academic advisor after you are given an enrollment appointment. When requesting to change into impacted majors, the department will take into account major prerequisites used during the admission process. If you have not met these, you may not be allowed to change majors.