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Major Info Sessions: Fall 2020

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Major

Date/Time/Location or Contact Information

Required to Change Major

  Agriculture and Applied Econommics For more information, email Katie White to set up an appointment. No, but highly recommended
  Agricultural, Leadership, & Community Education For more information, email Dr. Curt Friedel to set up an appointment.
No

College of Ag & Life Sciences (CALS)

Animal and Poultry Sciences

For more information, email Dr. Paula Mercadante to set up an appointment.

Yes

Biochemistry

Interested students can visit our advising site, email Amy Rasor, or schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore "Biochemistry."

No, but highly recommended

Crop and Soil Science

For more information, email Jen Stewart to set up an appointment.

No, but highly recommended

Dairy Science For more information, email Kathy Duncan to set up an appointment.
 
Environmental Horticulture For more information, email Jen Stewart to set up an appointment.
No, but highly recommended

Environmental Science

For more information, email Jen Stewart to set up an appointment.

No, but highly recommended

Food Science and Technology

For more information, email Dr. Herbert Bruce to set up an appointment or schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Food Science & Tech."

No

Human, Nutrition, Food and Exercise

Any questions should be emailed to hnfeadvise@vt.edu.

No, but highly encouraged

Life Sciences, Undecided

For more information, email Cindy Beatty to set up an appointment.

No

College of Arch & Urban Studies (CAUS)

Architecture /
Industrial Design

For more information, schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Architecture" or "Explore Industrial Design."

No*

Public and Urban Affairs / Environment Policy and Planning For more information, email Chris LaPlante to set up an appointment.
No

Pamplin College of Business (PCOB)

ACIS, BIT, FIN, MGT, MKTG

Business Major Info Sessions

*However; if you wish to meet with an advisor individually, you must atttend an info session first.

No*

HTM Email htmdpt@vt.edu for more information.
No

Real Estate

For more information, please email Christina Minford.

Yes

College of Engineering (COE)

All Engineering Majors

Engineering Information Sessions

No

Construction Engineering & Management

For more information, schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Const. Engr. & Mgmt."

No

Electrical and Computer Engineering For questions, email eceadvise@vt.edu.
No

General Engineering

For more information, schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore General Engineering."

No

Mining and Minerals Engineering

For more information, schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Mining & Minerals Engr."

No

College of Liberal Arts & Human Sciences (CLAHS) Apparel, Housing, and Resource Management

Property Management - For more information, email Kelly Avery.

Fashion Merch. and Design -  For information, email Chelsey Hancock.

Consumer Studies- For information, email Irene Leech.  

Residential Environments and Design - For information, email Eunju Hwang.  

Family and Consumer Sciences - For information, email Julia Beamish.

No

Communication

For more information, schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Communication."

No, but highly recommended before changing major

Childhood Pre-Education Interested students should email Kathy Surface. No

English

Interested students can meet with Laura Ferguson. Please email her with questions or schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Creative Writing," "Explore Literature & Language," or "Explore Prof. & Tech. Writing."

No

French

If you would like information, email Dr. Richard Shryock.

No

German

Interested students should email Dr. Esther Bauer to set an appointment to discuss the major.

No, but recommended

International Studies 

Interested students should meet with Jennifer Hanratty before applying. Email Jennifer Hanratty to schedule an appointment or schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Int'l Public Policy," "Explore Int'l Relations," "Explore Int'l Studies," or "Explore NSFA."

No, but recommended

Philosophy

Students can meet with Dr. Joseph Pitt to discuss the major.

No, but recommended

Political Science

Students can meet with Dr. Courtney Thomas to discuss the major.

No, but recommended

Religion and Culture

Interested students should meet with Amanda Villar and Matt Gabriele to discuss the major. For more information, schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Religion and Culture."

No, but recommended

Spanish

Wednesday, August 26, 5:00 - 6:00 PM
https://virginiatech.zoom.us/j/96674623699
For more information, please email Dr. Aarnes Gudmestad.

No

Theatre Arts/Cinema

Interested students should email Susanna Rinehart to set an appointment to discuss the major(s).

No

School of Education

School of Education

Please email PEAP@vt.edu for more information.

No

College of Natural Resources and Environment (CNRE)

All CNRE Majors

Register for a CNRE Online Info Session

No

College of Science (COS)

Academy of Integrated Science


For more information, schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Systems Biology," "Explore Nanoscience," or "Explore CMDA."

No

Biochemistry

Interested students can visit our advising site, email biochemadvising@vt.edu, or schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Biochemistry."

No, but highly recommended

Biological Sciences / Microbiology

Students interested in Biological Sciences or Biological Sciences Biomedical Option should email the Biological Sciences Undergraduate Advising Office.
For more information, schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Biological Sciences" or "Explore Microbiology."

No

Chemistry

Interested students should meet with Amy Kokkinakos or schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Chemistry."

Yes

Economics, Science (ECAS)

Please email Erika Perdue for more information or schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Economics."

No

Geosciences

For more information, email April Newcomer or schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Geosciences."

No

Mathematics

Interested students should meet with Dr. Robert Rogers or schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Mathematics."

No

Neuroscience

Visit our advising site to set an appointment or schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore School of Neuroscience."

Yes

Pyschology

For more information, schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Psychology."

No

Physics

For more information, schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Physics."

No

Statistics

Interested students should email Brandy Hayden or schedule an appointment in Navigate using the directions at the top of this page and selecting "Explore Statistics."

No