Bachelor of Liberal Studies (BLS)

The Bachelor of Liberal Studies is designed for those seeking degree completion. This program offers students the flexibility to tailor coursework to their interests and prior coursework to complete their college degree. Completing your college degree can further in your career, whether moving up in your current position or changing your current career to follow a lifelong dream. The diversity of this program opens a number of industry doors.

Program Overview

General Education, 42 credit hours

A Liberal Studies program consists of

Capstone course (minimum 3 credit hours) selected from identified BLS core areas.

At least 45 credit hours must be taken at 2000 level or higher.

Minimum Grade of C must be earned in all courses applied to the BLS.

Program Details

Program details can be found in the Bulletin.

Liberal Studies

Click here for information on courses available online.

Program Costs

Undergraduate Tuition (MO residents) $335.50 per credit hour
Online Course Fee (100% online courses) $59.70 per credit hour
College of Arts & Sciences Advising Fee $10.00 per credit hour
Media Studies Lab Course Fee $31.40 per credit hour

Please visit the Cashier's Office for more information.

Advising

College of Arts and Sciences Advising Office
artscience@umsl.edu
314-516-5501

Ms. Linda Guetterman, Online Advisor
guettermanl@umsl.edu