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B.Sc. On Campus Online Blended

Liberal Studies

Portland State University

48 months
Duration
29837 USD/year
29837 USD/year
10081 USD/year
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About

The bachelor's degree in Liberal Studies at Portland State University grants you the independence to take charge of your own education.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

PSU's liberal studies degree provides you the greatest range of academic areas and the most flexibility in course selecting, integrating courses from three broad areas: sciences, social sciences, and humanities.

As a Liberal Studies major, you'll design a personalized plan with an academic advisor that aligns with your career goals and outlines your path to an undergraduate degree.

Complete your bachelor's degree online and build adaptable skills for an interconnected world.The online Liberal Studies program offers you a perfect balance of flexibility and structure as you focus on your own interests.

Career

With a bachelor's degree in Liberal Studies at Portland State University , you'll cultivate skills you can use—and market—no matter what career you choose. Our program is particularly strong in developing your skills in writing, critical thinking, research and analysis, creative problem solving, community engagement, media fluency, and social and environmental responsibility.Our program prepares you to work in a variety of fields in business, government, nonprofits, social services, and educational institutions, including:

  • teachers
  • program coordinators
  • project managers
  • news reporters
  • financial service representatives
  • community and social service specialists

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Applied Linguistics, 
  • Architecture,
  •  Art, 
  • Arts and Letters, 
  • Black Studies 
  •  Communication,
  • Conflict Resolution, 
  • Dance, 
  • English

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

To enroll as a freshman (first year), you must have completed secondary school or high school. Your education must be equivalent to United States secondary school or high school education.  

  • You must have a cumulative (overall) grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 when converted to the U.S. 4.0 grading scale.
  • Meet the English Language Proficiency Requirement. You may be admitted to Portland State University and an Intensive English Language Program (IELP) pathway if you do not meet PSU's English Language Proficiency Requirement. Learn more about PSU’s English language programs.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29837 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29837 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    29837 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29837 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    10081 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10081 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Portland

1271 - 2262 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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