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2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Liberal Studies, B.A.

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The Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies (BA-LST) degree at Landmark College is designed to prepare students to responsibly and ethically engage with a community and the world in a manner that supports and values diversity, inclusion, and equity. This interdisciplinary major provides opportunities for students to develop their communication, problem solving, information technology, and crictical thinking abilities. Civic engagement is a fundamental element of the curriculum as students explore the liberal arts and create an area of focus for their culminating capstone project.

The earn the BA-LST, students must complete 121 credits which includes the general education core (34 credits not met by major requirements), 33 credits of additional major requirements, and 54 credits of open electives which provides the opportunity for students to design a program of interest that works for them. Students must complete at least 45 credits at the 3000/4000 level.  

General Education Requirements: 43 credits

34 credits plus 9 credits also listed as major requirements:

Liberal Studies Major Requirements: 33 credits

1000/2000 level - 9 credits

  • Arts (ART, CER, CRW, DRW, MUS, PHO, PNT, THE, VID) 3 credits
  • Humanities: Must be 2000 level LIT 3 credits
  • Natural Science (BIO, CHE, ECO, ENV, GEO, HTH, NSC) 3 credits

3000/4000 level - 24 credits

Open Electives: 54

54 credits across disciplines

At least:

  • 33 credits at the 1000/2000 level
  • 21 credits at the 3000/4000 level

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