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Liberal Studies, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

Overview

The Liberal Studies program at Bellevue University allows you to explore numerous fields of interest in the liberal arts and sciences that represent the diversity of thought and experiences in society and the natural world, such as:

  • Social Sciences: Human Behavior and Human Civilization
  • Humanities: Human Thought and Expression
  • Natural Sciences and Mathematics
  • Psychology

Throughout your Liberal Studies Degree program, you'll gain fundamental skills in communication, critical thinking, problem-solving, and research and analysis, which will help you connect your studies to real-world issues, and go on to succeed in whichever career field you choose.

Program Outcomes

After successful completion of Bellevue University's Bachelor’s in Liberal Studies degree online or on-campus, graduates will be prepared to:

  • Validate integrative learning across various disciplines through research, writing, and presenting
  • Compare and contrast the perspectives of a variety of academic disciplines
  • Apply the essential knowledge, principles, and methods of a variety of academic disciplines as these relate to required courses
  • Persuasively articulate the value of liberal studies

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    127 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • World History 
  • American History to 1877 
  • American History from 1877 
  • Introduction to Biological Systems
  • Biological Investigation Laboratory 
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • General Chemistry

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

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General Requirements

Admission requirements:
  • Completed Application Form
  • Application Fee (non-refundable)
  • An official evaluation of foreign credentials
  • Verification of funds to show sufficient funds to study in the United States

Tuition Fee

  • International

    299 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 299 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    299 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 299 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Bellevue

  • 1018 - 1570 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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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