Feb 07, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

Disabilities Studies Minor

The minor in disabilities studies is offered in collaboration with programs in Linguistics, Psychology, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Social Work, and Special Education. This minor is open to any USM major and will prepare a student to work with special populations in a myriad of settings including community recreation, education, and therapeutic recreation. The minor in Disabilities Studies allows students to create their course of study from a variety of options.

Program Requirements

Minimum number of credits required for the minor: 21

Students must earn a grade of C- or higher in all courses required for the minor.

Some courses may have prerequisites. With permission, 9 transfer credits will be allowed. If transfer credits are allowed, 12 credits are required to be taken at USM.