Minor in Mathematics Students in other graduate programs at the University of Minnesota may choose to minor in Mathematics. How to declare the minor Graduate degree plan students Indicate Mathematics in the minor field in part 2 of the Graduate Degree Plan. Indicate coursework to be used to meet minor requirements as “outside.” Obtain advisor approval. Email your degree plan to firstname.lastname@example.org for Mathematic Director of Graduate Studies (DGS) approval. GPAS students Add the graduate minor through OneStop. Complete the Minor Coursework form (UMN login required for form access) and email it to email@example.com. Complete the steps communicated by the Mathematics Graduate Program Coordinator upon receiving coursework approval.