Jul 21, 2024  
2023-2024 Scripps Catalog 

Majors and Minors

Completion of a major and a senior thesis in that major is required to graduate. A student must declare a major as a second-semester sophomore, although a major may be declared at any time prior to then. A student may declare up to two majors and two minors. A student may not make changes to a major/minor after the 10th day of the final semester of enrollment. Scripps requirements must be met if the major or minor is offered at Scripps.  See Degree Requirements and Academic Information , Choices in Majors and Minors sections for the full policy regarding majors and minors.

Programs of Study offered at Scripps:

Africana Studies    major, minor French and Francophone Studies       major, minor
American Studies    major, minor German Studies   major, minor
Ancient Studies / Classics and Late Antique Medieval Studies (LAMS)  major, minor   History   major, minor
Anthropology    major, minor Humanities Major: Interdisciplinary Studies in Culture    major, minor
Art    major, minor Italian/Italian Studies    major, minor
Art Conservation and Heritage Science   majorArt Conservation   minor  Jewish Studies    major, minor
Art History    major, minor Latin American and Caribbean Studies    major, minor
Legal Studies      minor
Asian American Studies    major, minor Mathematics    major, minor
Asian Studies    major, minor Media Studies    major, minor
Biochemistry    major Middle East and North Africa Studies   major, minor
Biology   major, minor Molecular Biology   major, minor
Biophysics    major Music   major, minor
Chemistry    major, minor Native American/Indigenous Studies   minor
Chicanx Latinx Studies    major, minor Neuroscience  major
Classics (see Ancient Studies) Organismal Biology   major
Computer Science     minor Philosophy  major, minor 
Dance    major, minor Politics     major, minor
Data Science   minor Physics    major, minor
Economics /Mathematical Economics  major, minor Psychology  major, minor
Engineering    major Religious Studies  major, minor
English    major, minor Science  (all) majors, minors
Environmental Analysis Program (EA)     major, minor Science Management   major
Environment, Economics, and Politics      major Science, Technology, and Society    major, minor
European Studies    major, minor Spanish, Latin American, and Caribbean Literatures and Cultures    major, minor
Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies    major, minor Writing and Rhetoric   major, minor
Foreign Languages     major, minor

Theatre    major, minor


Other programs offered at The Claremont Colleges may be available to Scripps students. These fields of study include:

Refer to the Claremont McKenna College, Harvey Mudd College, Pitzer College, and Pomona College catalogs for information about majors and minors in these fields. Please consult with the appropriate department chair (or equivalent) at the home college for the field of study you are interested in to discuss specific major/minor requirements.

Asian Languages and Literatures - Pomona College Linguisitics - Pitzer College, Pomona College
Computer Science - Harvey Mudd College, Pomona College Organizational Studies - Pitzer College
Economics-Accounting - Claremont McKenna College Public Policy - Claremont McKenna College
Geology - Pomona College

Russian/Russian & East European Studies - Pomona College

International Relations - Claremont McKenna College 

Sociology - Pitzer College, Pomona College

International Political Economy - Pitzer College