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Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies

Total requirements for degree: 120 hours*
Major requirements available online: 48 hours
*Includes previous credits earned and Palmetto College courses (60-68 hours, depending on degree program)

Prepare for your future

Businesses and organizations need employees who can write and speak clearly, manage and solve problems and function creatively and effectively in the real world. Your Liberal Studies degree will prepare you for success in these critical areas through a multidisciplinary program you will design with an experienced adviser. The degree allows you to address your interests, offering the opportunity for study in one of two fields: social and behavioral sciences or arts and humanities.

Degree overview

The Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies degree requires 120 hours. In addition to general education and elective requirements, students will earn 27 hours in their major option. Students will earn 12 hours in a concentration area different from their major. All students in this program also must take South Carolina studies, complete an internship and take a senior capstone course.

Start dates

Course Start Date Application Deadline Missing Documents Deadline Registration Deadline Tuition Deadline
May 12, 2014 April 1, 2014 April 18, 2014 May 12, 2014 May 12, 2014
August 21, 2014 July 1, 2014 August 1, 2014 August 21, 2014 August 21, 2014
October 20, 2014 September 19, 2014 October 6, 2014 October 15, 2014 October 20, 2014