Portland-State-University 2021-2022 Bulletin

Interdisciplinary Minors

Portland State University offers numerous disciplinary minors in almost every department. In addition, PSU offers several interdisciplinary minors that explore topics or professional areas that are better understood through multiple disciplines. The minors listed below involve three or more departments in developing a curriculum to engage students in an interdisciplinary area.

Advertising Management Minor for Communication Studies Majors

Business Minor in Advertising for Graphic Design Majors

Classical Studies

Climate Change Science and Adaptation

Elementary Education


Elementary Education Science

History and Philosophy of Science

Law and Legal Studies


Medieval Studies




Secondary Education


Special Education


Sustainable Urban Development