Why do a minor in Psychology? 

Psychology is the scientific study of human behavior and mental processes. Undertaking a minor in Psychology enhances your understanding of human behavior, decision-making, and social dynamics – invaluable skills for leadership and management roles across all industries.  

Graduates with a minor in Psychology consistently demonstrate empathy, appreciation of diverse perspectives, and the application of psychological principles in real-world settings, while employers have highlighted their desire for Psychology graduates due to their capacity to analyze human behavior, make informed decisions, and contribute to a positive work environment. 



Why do a minor in Italian Fashion Studies? 

This program equips students with in-depth knowledge of Italian fashion history, design principles, and industry trends, providing a solid foundation for various career paths within the 2.5 trillion-dollar global fashion industry.  

Undertaking a minor in Italian Fashion Studies offers a unique blend of art, culture, and business skills that are highly relevant in the thriving and diverse fashion industry. Enhancing creativity, critical thinking, cultural appreciation, and cross-cultural communication skills, the minor directly contributes to students' professional development in areas such as marketing, merchandising, fashion journalism, event planning, and logistics.  



Combining a minor with a major at AUR is a great way to enhance your educational experience. Students undertaking a minor consistently demonstrate enhanced critical thinking skills and a broader perspective on complex issues – skills that prospective employers highly value.  

Pursuing a minor also offers personal growth opportunities, allows for an exploration of passions, and expands intellectual horizons.