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Change of Major

Policy Information

Issuing Office

Registrar's Office

Affected Parties

Online Students

Policy Language

Liberty University Online students select their major when they apply. If a student decides to change his/her major, the online student must contact the Academic Advising Department and request to change his/her major via phone or Liberty University webmail account. All requests for a change of major will be processed by the Registrar’s Office upon receipt, and will be effective the following full term of enrollment.

Policy Rationale

To clearly outline the process for formally changing from one major to another.

Definition of Glossary Terms

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Procedural Information


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