Bachelor On Campus

Liberal Studies

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

48 months
17150 USD/year
17150 USD/year
8870 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Design your own Liberal Studies major with the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire liberal studies bachelor's degree. This interdisciplinary offering allows you to select classes based on your own interests and scholarly objectives and provides an opportunity to study a greater breadth of topics than what is possible when majoring in a specific disciplinary area.


Key facts:

  • As a Liberal Studies major at University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, you'll choose your courses based on a primary academic theme as well as three interdisciplinary areas of concentration, with courses that explore the primary theme. This structure allows you to connect several areas of academic interest that are not located in any single discipline or major, providing you with a truly specific and customized degree. 
  • Professional development and career preparation are critical focuses of this major. A semester-long capstone course related to the theme of the major will give you the chance to participate in student-faculty collaborative research and further examine topics that interest you. You'll also have opportunities to intern with local and national organizations, helping you to gain a better understanding of what it’s like to use your degree in the real world.
  • Our liberal studies students have created some pretty incredible degrees. From studying global sustainability to social entrepreneurship to childhood development, creative productions, health, and organizational development and strategic planning — Blugolds are taking their passions and finding ways to make the world a better, brighter place. Are you ready to join them?

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Liberal Studies Seminar 
  • Liberal Studies Research Seminar 
  • Liberal Studies Capstone Seminar 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The UW System online application 
  • $25 USD application fee 
  • Evidence of English proficiency 
  • Financial Verification form 
  • Certified bank statement 
  • Official school records 
  • Passport copy 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17150 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17150 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    17150 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17150 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8870 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8870 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Eau Claire

1172 - 1943 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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