Apr 14, 2021  
2017-2018 Catalog 
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Liberal Studies, B.S.

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Written Communication (6 credits)

Speech Communications (6 credits)

Literature and the Arts (6 credits)

History (6 credits)

Human Sciences (6 credits)

Philosophy and Political Thought (6 credits)

Quantitative Reasoning

Choose 3 or more courses from the General Education Requirements  or approved M or STAT courses

Foundations of Science

Must have at least one laboratory course.

Choose 3 or more courses from the General Education Requirements or approved Science courses.

Career Planning

Concentration in Liberal Studies (36+ credits)

  • Concentrations require a minimum of 36 credit hours.
  • No more than 21 credits may be taken in a single discipline.
  • The concentration must include 21 credits of 300 or 400-level courses.
  • LS majors must submit an Interdisciplinary Concentration Proposal Form upon the completion of LS 1006.  If approved by the IAS faculty, the student may proceed with the curriculum.


  • L.S. 4916   - Internship (at least 3 credits) OR L.S. 4986  - Undergraduate Research (at least 3 credits)
  • L.S. 4956   - Special Topics (1 ore more credits)

Minimum Credits for a B.S. degree in Liberal Studies: 120

The remaining courses required to achieve 120 credits are free electives.

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