Now more than ever, the world is in need of inspired people who think outside of the box.
In this program, you’ll mix classes from our existing majors to create a degree focused on your unique vision. You'll be led by expert advisors and supported by a tight-knit community that will help you every step of the way.
Design your own degree
In our Individualized Major program, you’ll mold classes from our existing programs into a one-of-a-kind degree that expresses your unique vision.
Some Individualized Majors our students have designed include…
- Consciousness-Based Community Development
- Agro-ecology and Sustainability
- Creativity for Social Change
You can also blend majors together to graduate sooner by focusing specifically on your area of interest. You’ll be guided through the major creation process by an academic advisor who will help you every step of the way. How it works ➤
After you enroll at MUM you create a written proposal summarizing your proposed major and its set of courses. Once approved, you’ll be guided through your studies by an advisor. Courses in the Individualized Major are flexible as you progress, allowing your degree to grow with your vision.
Students with a large number of transfer credits can be fast-tracked into the Individualized Major soon after arrival on campus.
See how it all connects
At MUM, you’ll take only one full-time course per month, giving you time to dive deeply into what you’re learning without the stress of balancing multiple subjects at once. Our small student-faculty ratio means you can ask questions, participate in class, and get the individualized attention you need to succeed.
At the end of your program, you’ll write a senior thesis to tie what you’ve learned together. Our unique system of Consciousness-Based education will help you connect everything you’re learning at the deepest level, seeing how it all connects and fits into your own life.
Dive within & discover yourself
As a student at MUM you’ll learn the Transcendental Meditation technique, an evidence-based technique that reduces stress, enhances creativity, and promotes clear thinking to help you learn like you never have before.
Our close-knit campus community will support your personal and academic growth, providing a positive, encouraging environment where you can become your best self.
Financial Aid is available for this program. Learn more ➤