Aug 07, 2020  
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Liberal Studies, BS (CAS)

B.S. in Liberal Studies Curriculum

General Education


Natural Science 6
Quantitative Reasoning 3
Social/Behavioral Sciences 6
Skills Acquisition  
                                                              WRTG 107 - (FYW) Composition   3
  COMM 100 - (FYOC) Public Speaking 1 3
  C/IL 102 - Computing and Information Literacy  and C/IL 102L - Computing and Information Literacy/Lab 1 3
Humanities2   12
Philosophy and Theology/Religious Studies  
  PHIL 120 - Introduction to Philosophy   3
  PHIL 210 - Ethics   3
  T/RS 121 - (P) Theology I: Introduction to the Bible   3
  T/RS 122 - (P) Theology II: Introduction to Christian Theology   3
General Education Electives 6
Freshman Seminar*    
Concentrations 63
  Student may complete three or four concentrations, having no fewer than 15 credits and no more than 24 credits per concentration.

Total: 120 Credits

1An approved 3-credit EP Foundation Course may be substituted for COMM 100  and C/IL 102  - C/IL 102L . In this case, 3 credits will be added to the Free Electives Area.  Consult with the CAS Dean’s Office, if you have questions.

2Credits must be earned in at least two areas with 6 credits from one area (HIST, LIT or LANG) and a maximum of 3 credits from the ARTS/MUSIC/THEATRE area.

*The selection of a First Year Seminar is likely to fulfill requirements both for the First Year Seminar and a General Education Requirement. Thus, the First Year Seminar will not add to the total number of credits required.