At a Glance
General studies units
Core program units
Total units to graduate
Average completion time
Cost per unit
Base cost (for core units)
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RequirementsUniversity College's B.A. in Liberal Studies degree requires the following coursework.
|General Studies Core||28 units|
|Learners pursuing any of University College’s bachelor’s degrees are encouraged to complete the General Studies Core before starting their major requirements. Learners are required to complete 45 units prior to enrolling in program major requirements. Included in the required 45 units, the following courses are to be satisfied: ENG 105, one course of the General Studies Core Social and Behavioral Sciences requirements, and all program requisites. Learners must attain at least a 2.0 (C) grade-point average in the major. All required courses must be taken for a letter grade where the option exists.|
|Students may choose from any course in the UC Academic Catalog.|
|Core Courses||35 units|
HDEV 301Humans and Communication
HDEV 302Humans: Self and Others
HDEV 303Humans and Computation
HDEV 401Humans and History
HDEV 402Humans and Scientific Inquiry
HDEV 403Humans and the Arts
HDEV 404Humans and Ethical Behavior
|English Concentration||12 units|
ENG 407Composition: Theory and Practice
ENG 403Language Principles and Processes
ENG 433Children's Literature
|Additional Program Requirements||7 units|
MATH 125College Algebra
SPAN 123Intensive Beginning Spanish
Learners may also apply credit toward the fulfillment of UC’s requirements through Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) and previous coursework from regionally accredited colleges/universities.