Liberal Studies at South Carolina

Customize your own unique degree program within one of two tracks including arts and humanities or in social and behavioral sciences — and complete it online, on your time.

What to Expect

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.

 

Undergraduate Degree

B B.A. in Liberal Arts

Offered through Palmetto College, the Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies degree requires 120 hours for completion. 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.

If the arts and humanities track is selected for either the major or the cognate, an English course at the 200 level must be completed as a prerequisite requirement.

 

Apply for Undergraduate Admission

Our Office of Undergraduate Admissions provides the most current information on the application process so you can check the requirements based on your current status and find university scholarships.