Minor in Disability and Human Development

The Minor in Disability and Human Development is open to majors in the College of Applied Health Sciences and from other units and colleges. Students will be allowed to complete the minor area of study in Disability and Human Development if they meet the transfer-eligibility criteria at the time of application (minimum GPA of 2.50/4.00). Students must submit a request form online. A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50/4.00 is required for the minor field.

Requirements for the Minor

Students must complete a total of 12 semester hours consisting of the following courses:

Required Courses
DHD 101Disability in U.S. Society a3
DHD 401Disability, Human Development and Community Participation3
Select one of the following:3
Disability in American Film
Any DHD course at the 200 level
Select any DHD courses at the 200, 300, or 400 level (except DHD 390 and DHD 400)3
Total Hours12

See the course description for approved General Education categories for this course.  

Enrollment Residence Requirement in the Minor

A student must complete at least one-half of the coursework required for the minor field in enrollment residence at the University of Illinois Chicago.