Requirements

University College's B.A. in Liberal Studies degree requires the following coursework.

General Studies Core28 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.
Electives38 units
Students may choose from any course in the UC Academic Catalog.
Core Courses35 units
HDEV 301
Humans and Communication
5
HDEV 302
Humans: Self and Others
5
HDEV 303
Humans and Computation
5
HDEV 401
Humans and History
5
HDEV 402
Humans and Scientific Inquiry
5
HDEV 403
Humans and the Arts
5
HDEV 404
Humans and Ethical Behavior
5
English Concentration12 units
ENG 407
Composition: Theory and Practice
4
ENG 403
Language Principles and Processes
4
ENG 433
Children's Literature
4
Additional Program Requirements7 units
MATH 125
College Algebra
3
SPAN 123
Intensive Beginning Spanish
4

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.

Total120 units
Note: This information is current for the 2015 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the Academic Catalog for more information.