Change of Major Within SArD

Students enrolled in any major within SArD may petition to change to any other  major [Architecture, Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Interior Architecture, or Fine Arts], after completing the 25 credits of the Foundation Year, in addition to the specific requirements for each major.

Petitions for Change of Major will ONLY be dealt between terms after grades are posted.

NOTE: Approval of Change of Major is NOT guaranteed if the student has a good GPA, but will depend on the availability of openings in the desired major [if the class sections at the appropriate level are full, the application will NOT be accepted].

Architecture requirements:

  1. Students should have fulfilled the New Students applicant’s requirements.
    Note: For students with Math and Physics deficiency a minimum grade of C+ is required in each of the Math and Physics remedial courses.
  2. SAT I score requirements: [SAT I scores are based on the original submitted SAT I grades for admission]
    • For SAT I ≥ 1080 a minimum GPA of 2.70 in Foundation Courses, and a minimum overall GPA of 2.70
    • For SAT I ≥ 1030 a minimum GPA of 3.00 in Foundation Courses, and a minimum overall GPA of 3.00

Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Interior Architecture and Fine Arts requirements:

SAT I score requirements: [SAT I scores are based on the original submitted SAT I grades for admission]

For SAT I ≥ 930 a minimum GPA of 2.50 in Foundation Courses, and a minimum overall GPA of 2.35.