Create an Application for Change of Major

We are excited that you are interested in joining the College of Computing undergraduate community. Georgia Tech Computing is a Top 10 program in computing education and research. We offer an innovative curriculum with dedicated, world-class faculty. In the Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree, you will choose two Threads that will combine general computer science instruction with specialized courses tailored to your interests and aimed at real-world computing opportunities.

We look forward to meeting you!

Change of Major Policies and Eligibility for Undergraduate Students:

All students must attend a mandatory Change of Major meeting to declare Computer Science as a major.

1. We are only accepting double majors/dual degrees after students have completed the requirements of their primary major and have applied to graduate using the Online Application for Graduation (OAG). 

2. Students must be in good academic standing, meaning cannot be on Academic Warning, Probation, or Dismissal.

3. It is recommended that ALL students complete an intro computing course (CS1301/1315/1371) with a grade of “C” or higher.  It is REQUIRED for sophomores-seniors changing majors into CS.

4. Transfer students must complete at least one semester at Tech and be in good Academic Standing before changing into Computer Science.

5. Students are welcome to attend the Change of Major meeting for informational purposes. 

Change of Major Meetings:​​

  • ​Thursday, September 7th in Klaus 1456, CLOSED
  • Thursday, October 5th in Klaus 1456, 11am-Noon
  • Thursday, November 9th in Klaus 1456, 11am-Noon
  • Thursday, December 7th in Klaus 1456, 11am-Noon

Directions for Changing your Major:

  1. Print the Change of Major form available on the Registrar’s website and complete the top portion
  2. Meet with your current advisor to have him/her sign the form
  3. Sign up for a Change of Major meeting below
  4. Bring your signed Change of Major form to your Change of Major meeting

Directions for Declaring a Secondary Major/Dual Degree:

  1. Complete the requirements of your primary major
  2. Complete the Online Application for Graduation (OAG)
  3. Complete the Change of Major form available on the Registrar’s website 
  4. Meet with your primary major advisor to have him/her sign the form
  5. Sign up for a Change of Major meeting below
  6. Bring your signed Change of Major form to the Change of Major meeting
Enter your 9-digit GT ID number.
Enter your official Georgia Tech email address.