Apr 19, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog DRAFT (working copy for edits) 
    
2024-2025 Catalog DRAFT (working copy for edits)

Bachelor of Liberal Arts, B.L.A.


Note: Effective January 1, 2024

Bachelor of Liberal Arts Degree - Plan of Study  

The Bachelor of Liberal Arts degree consists of a 35-hour General Education requirement, 18 general electives, and a 67-hour major. The major is divided into a 36-hour core and a 31-hour concentration. The core consists of four “concept areas”: Creative Expression; Digital Literacy; Effective Communication; and Global Understanding. Students take 9 hours in each concept area of the core; of the 36 total core hours, 18 must be at the 3000 or 4000 level.

The available concentrations are Art, Communication, English, Modern Languages, and Music. The Communication, English, and Modern Languages concentrations each include two or three emphases ( of which the student chooses one). Each concentration consists of 31 hours, at least 22 of which must be at the 3000 or 4000 level.

Major Requirements: 67 hours


Liberal Arts Core: 36 hours; 18 at 3000 or 4000 level


Concentration: 31 hours; 22 hours at the 3000 or 4000 level


Modern Languages Concentration Requirements


Select an Emphasis:

French Emphasis: 31 hours

Supportive Requirement:

Spanish Emphasis: 31 hours

Supportive Requirement:

Music Concentration Requirements


Electives: 18 hours