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Liberal Studies

University of Wisconsin - Whitewater

48 months
Duration
16416 USD/year
16416 USD/year
7694 USD/year
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About

The Liberal Studies program of University of Wisconsin - Whitewater offers students an educational experience that emphasizes broad academic inquiry and purposeful interdisciplinarity.

Overview

The Liberal Studies program of University of Wisconsin - Whitewater allows courses of study that are flexible and/or online and is, therefore, a good fit for students whose interests fall outside a discipline-specific major, transfer students, and returning students. The Liberal Studies program helps students contextualize their learning through the lens of liberal education and personal and social responsibility, acquire skills in writing, research, and communication, gain breadth of knowledge in arts, humanities, social sciences, and physical sciences, and pursue specialization in a minor or focus area.

Student Learning Outcomes

By the end of their Liberal Studies program, students will be able to:

  • Think critically, integrate and synthesize knowledge from diverse perspectives and evaluate complex information
  • Make informed ethical and value judgments
  • Understand and explain the value of a liberal education
  • Apply the concepts and methodologies of the liberal arts to understand issues in society and in one's own life
  • Communicate effectively in written form
  • Effectively utilize intellectual and practical skills-- including analytical skills, research methods, and/or computer skills
  • Effectively utilize expression skills-- including communicating creatively, orally, or in a language other than English
  • Demonstrate a base of knowledge from various disciplines-- including arts & humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences
  • Demonstrate a base of knowledge about cultures within North America & Europe
  • Demonstrate a base of knowledge about cultures outside North America & Europe

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar in Liberal Studies
  • Personal & Social Responsibility
  • Writing Skills
  • North American & European Cultural Heritage
  • Society and Identity
  • Global Studies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit an application and pay the non-refundable $50 application fee
  • A copy of your high school transcript
  • English Language Proficiency Scores
  • Submit the Certification of Finances Form
  • Submit a bank statement showing enough liquid funds to cover the total cost outlined here
  • Submit the biographical page in your passport electronically

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16416 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16416 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    16416 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16416 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7694 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7694 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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