Major Programs - BA (120 credit hour)

BA (120 credit hour)

  • First Year                                
    No more than 18 credit hour equivalents of the first 30 credit hours taken may be in a single subject
  • 6 credit hours in an approved writing course
  • 6 credit hours in one or more language/humanities subjects (see Section 1 of Subject Groupings).
  • 6 credit hours in one or more social science subjects (see Section 2 of Subject Groupings).
  • 6 credit hours in one or more life or physical science subjects (see Section 3 of Subject Groupings).
  • 6 credit hours in a single language subject (see Language Course section)
  • A minimum of 30, maximum of 54 credit hours in the major subject beyond the 1000 level, including 18 credit hours beyond the 2000 level.
  • Within the last 90 credit hours, complete 6 credit hours in each of two subjects other than the major
  • Total credit hours required above 1000 level - 72
  • Total credit hours required for degree - 120
  • Required GPA for graduation - 2.00
  • Graduation with distinction - 3.70
  • May be combined with minor(s)

Bachelor of Arts major subjects: cinema & media studies, classics, English, european studies, French, German, gender & women’s studies, history, international development studies, law, justice & society, music, philosophy, political science, religious studies, Russian studies, sociology & social anthropology, Spanish, theatre, or any of the BSc major subjects.