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Liberal Studies, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (ARWU) Online
Being good at your job isn’t just about how much you know or what you’re best at; it’s also about how you think. Can you accurately analyze the situations around you? Are you able to develop innovative solutions to problems? The Bachelor of Liberal Studies is offfered at the University of Oklahoma.
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Overview

As the world becomes more technologically advanced, the demand for professionals with critical thinking skills has grown along with it. OU Extended Campus Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies program focuses on helping you grow as a person not just a professional and gives you invaluable job skills in the process.

What to expect

The Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies from University of Oklahoma is a fast-paced, accelerated program designed to accommodate working adults. When you are admitted into the program, you will be assigned an advisor who creates an individualized graduation plan. This plan will help organize and identify the courses you need for your degree.

Manageable accelerated courses

Depending on how many credit hours you transfer from another institution, along with the number of courses you take each semester, this program can be completed in as little as 18 months. The majority of students complete the program in two to three years.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Intro to Interdisciplinary Study, or
  • Strategies for Success
  • Interdisciplinary Inquiry
  • Special Topics in Humanities of the Ancient World
  • Human Arrangements: Troubled Institutions, Problems, & Inequality
  • The Dynamic Universe
  • Study-in-Depth Prospectus
  • Study-in-Depth (Capstone)

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

Each application is read thoroughly, thoughtfully, and fairly. Submit yours today to take your place alongside the Sooner family.

To be accepted, you must:

  • Meet admission criteria
  • Apply
  • Be admitted
  • Get advised and enroll

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    672 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 672 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    672 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 672 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    160 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 160 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Funding

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