Liberal Studies Major, BA
The B.A program in Liberal Studies is an interdisciplinary program of 120 credits in two or three arts and/or sciences academic disciplines as determined by student interests and advisement. It is highly attractive to adult students who may be pursuing a career but wish to complete an undergraduate major that offers a great deal of flexibility in scheduling and formats (i.e., on-site, online, and blended courses) and may accommodate transfer, CLEP, and Experiential Learning credits.
This program recognizes that adult students often have accumulated considerable knowledge from life experience. As a result, if such knowledge can be demonstrated, documented, evaluated, and deemed to be in accordance with the University’s curriculum and standards, the student may receive towards the degree up to 36 college credits, and 16 of these may be used to satisfy advanced coursework requirements in the major.
For more information, please see the undergraduate program section of this catalog.