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Can I be an undecided student at ASU Online?

Deciding on a major is a big decision for college students. Not sure which one is right for you, but want to enroll at ASU Online? You can enroll as an undecided student and start your academic journey on one of four exploratory tracks. Each exploratory track focuses on a general academic theme and is composed of a three-semester major map, culminating in the declaration of a major no later than after the completion of 45 credit hours.

Not looking to earn a degree? Learn more about our continuing education opportunities and learning opportunities for nondegree seeking students.

Why ASU Online is right for you as an undecided student

ASU Online offers undecided students the opportunity to begin their academic journey on one of four exploratory tracks. These three-semester tracks focus on one of four general themes:

Undecided students also receive services personalized to their unique needs. This includes career and major exploration events and workshops, personalized academic advising and assistance with staying on track to a timely graduation.

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Undecided students can also check out the me3® quiz. It’s an online interactive major and career quiz that allows you to explore majors and careers that fit your interests and passions.

How to apply

We make it easy for undecided students to apply to ASU Online. In just a few steps, you’ll be on your way to enrollment and beginning your exploratory track. As an undecided student, you must meet certain competency requirements, complete an online application, pay the application fee and submit your transcripts to be admitted.

Find your path with support from us

ASU Online recognizes that undecided students have a unique journey, and we’ll be there for you with a suite of personalized services. This includes online tutoring, financial aid assistance and a dedicated success coach who will empower you to stay on track to a timely graduation.
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Can undecided students get financial aid?

Yes, undecided students can get financial aid the same as students who declare a major upon enrollment. Learn more about filing a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), scholarship opportunities, contacting our financial aid team and more.
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Discover the right major for you

Undecided students can start their ASU Online studies on one of four exploratory tracks. When you’re ready to declare a major, you’ve got a lot of options to choose from. ASU Online offers more than 140 undergraduate programs in topics ranging from science to psychology to humanities and more.
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Receive personalized support

Undecided students receive services unique to them, such as career and major exploration events and workshops. And all ASU Online students are empowered by a robust suite of services such as 24/7 counseling, time management coaching, technical resources and more.

FAQ for undecided students

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