Welcome to a minor in Chinese Studies, French, German, Italian Studies, or Spanish.
Please complete and sign the relevant Minor Agreement Form below and email it to minor advisor (based on the first initial of your last name) to review and sign.
- Ask your advisor questions about minor credit for coursework taken at another school. For Study Abroad, consult the minor advisor before your trip to ensure transferability of courses.
- You must declare the minor before beginning upper division coursework towards the minor.
- Each minor consists of 24-quarter units of coursework specified by the Department: a minimum of 12 units must be upper division. A minimum grade point average of 2.75 must be maintained.
You are responsible for monitoring progress towards your minor and having course substitutions approved by your minor advisor.
Contact your advisor in your major department to plan the best way to integrate your language minor into your major program. For additional information, consult the College of Liberal Arts Advising Center, 47-22B or call 756-6200.
For general university requirements, please see "Minors" in the Cal Poly Catalog.
To declare a minor, please complete the fillable minor form for the language of interest and email it to the advisor for processing.
More information about the Chinese minor is available on the Cal Poly Catalog website.
- Advisor: Dr. Sophia Chen
Office: Bldg. 47, Rm 26
- Fillable Chinese Minor Form
- Advisor A-M: Dr. Brian Kennelly
Office: Bldg. 47, Rm. 26C
- Advisor N-Z: Dr. John Thompson
Office: Bldg. 47, Rm. 26A
- Fillable French Minor form
- Advisor: Dr. Christian Anderson
Office: Bldg. 47, Rm. 26Q
- Fillable German Minor Form
More information about the Italian minor is available on the Cal Poly Catalog website.
- Advisor: Teresianna Matarrese
Office: Bldg. 52, E24 Cubicle H
- Fillable Italian Minor Form
More information about the Spanish minor is available on the Cal Poly Catalog website.
- Advisor — Last name A-G: Dr. Fernando Sanchez
Office: Bldg 47, Rm. 28
- Advisor - Last name H-M: Dr. Karen Muñoz-Christian
Office: Bldg. 47, Rm. 26M
- Advisor — Last name N-S: Dr. Silvia Marijuan
Office: Bldg. 47, Rm. 26P
- Advisor — Last name T-Z: Dr. Martha Galvan-Mandujano
Office: Bldg. 47, Rm. 26D
- Fillable Spanish Minor Form