Online Liberal Studies B.A.

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The following eight-semester schedule of courses provides a recommended framework for completing this program of study in four years.


Course Credits
Freshman Year  
First Semester 16
ENG 101  English Composition I 3
UNI 100  First-Year Seminar 1
Free Electives 6
General Education Course 3
Required Lower Division Course 3
   
Second Semester 15
ENG 102  Composition II 3
Free Electives 6
Required Lower Division Courses 6
   
Sophomore Year  
Third Semester 15
Any COM Public Speaking Gen Ed Course 3
Free Elective 3
General Education Course 3
Required Lower Division Courses 6
   
Fourth Semester 15
Any Math and Quantitative Literacy Course 3
Free Electives 6
Required Lower Division Course 3
Required Upper Division Course 3
   
Junior Year  
Fifth Semester 15
Any Health and Wellness Course 3
Any Technological Literacy Course 3
Free Elective 3
Required Upper Division Courses 6
   
Sixth Semester 15
Any Fine Arts Course 3
Any Humanities Course 3
Free Elective 3
Required Upper Division Courses 6
   
Senior Year  
Seventh Semester 15
Any Natural Science Course 3
Free Electives 9
Required Upper Division Course 3
   
Eighth Semester 14
LST 490  Seminar in Liberal Studies 3
Any Social Science Course 3
Free Electives 8
Total 120

Program Notes:

  • Required Major Courses must be selected from the following Disciplines: ANT, ARB, ART, BIO, CHE, COM, CSC, EAS, ECO, ELC, ENG, ENS, FRE, GEO, HIS, JUS, LEA, MAT, MUS, PHI, PHS, PHY, POS, PSY, SOC, SOW, SPN, THE, WFD, WST.
  • 42 credits (or 14 courses) of upper-division (any course numbered 200 or above with at least one prerequisite course) courses are REQUIRED.
  • No more than 30 credits may be earned via PLA.
  • Advisers are located in the Department of History, Politics and Society.
  • Developmental courses do not count toward graduation, but are calculated in the overall GPA.