2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    Mar 04, 2024  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Liberal Studies: B.S. or B.A.

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A student whose needs are not met by other major programs may develop an individualized major in Liberal Studies.

Degree Awarded

Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science


Academic Dean’s Office

General Education Requirements

  • Students pursuing a Bachelor of Arts degree must complete 8 semester hours in a single foreign language at the beginning level.
  • Students pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree must complete 6 additional semester hours in Math and/or Science beyond the hours required in the math and science general education categories.

Major Requirements: 30+ credit hours

  • The major shall have a core component of courses.  This core shall contain no fewer than 30 semester hours beyond those taken to fulfill the general education requirements.
  • At least 30 semester credit hours of the major must consist of 200/300/400-level courses.  Courses counted toward the major must be passed with an earned grade of ‘C’ or better.
  • The major must include at least six (6) semester hours in each of two different course prefixes beyond those in which the fulfillment of the general education requirements are earned.
  • No more than six (6) semester hours may be earned in the same repeatable course.

Total Major Requirements: 30+ credit hours

Total Degree Requirements: 124 credit hours

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