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Liberal Studies, B.A.

Program Description

The Liberal Studies major develops students’ knowledge and skills with coursework drawn from throughout the School of Arts and Sciences. Students engage in a self-directed program of study where, in consultation with an advisor, they select upper-level courses across two to three related disciplines. In these disciplines, students acquire key ideas, concepts and skills, examine questions with cross-disciplinary perspective, and complete a capstone project that allows them to integrate and apply prior learning. 

Why Take This Major?

This major prepares students for a wide array of possible careers or graduate level studies as it allows for great flexibility in selecting areas of interest.