At a Glance
Areas of Study
- Physical Education
- Social Science
- Special Education
*Base Cost (cost per unit x program units) is provided to aid in program comparison only.
Careers for Liberal Studies Majors
Teaching positions in public and private schools locally, nationally, and internationally
The typical starting salary for a liberal studies major is $30,517. The typical salary after 10–19 years is $62,324.
*Note: Salary information is provided for general reference only. APU does not guarantee the accuracy of the figures listed, and cannot predict or promise a specific salary for any graduate. For the most current salary estimates, please visit payscale.com.
Job Titles of People with Liberal Studies Degrees
- Kindergarten teacher, Wakefield Elementary
- Photography teacher, Turlock High School
- Superintendent, Yreka Union School District
- K–12 Visual Arts Coordinator, Bangor School District
- Physical Education Teacher, Lincoln Middle School