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.
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:
- program coordinators
- project managers
- news reporters
- financial service representatives
- community and social service specialists
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- Applied Linguistics,
- Arts and Letters,
- Black Studies
- Conflict Resolution,
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- 48 months
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DisciplinesGeneral Studies & Classics Liberal Arts View 510 other Masters in General Studies & Classics in United States
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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.
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International29837 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 29837 USD per year during 48 months.
National29837 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 29837 USD per year during 48 months.
In-State10081 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10081 USD per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Portland
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.