Feb 29, 2024  
2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Liberal Studies, B.A. Concentrated Studies Emphasis - 120 units

Summary of Units:

Required Core Courses 12
Program of Study Requirements 42
Capstone Requirement 3
Additional General Education  and Graduation Requirements   63
Total Units 120

Requirements for the Concentrated Studies Emphasis - 57 units

This emphasis consists of a 12 unit Core, a 42 unit Program of Study, and a 3 unit Capstone. In order for a student to have their Program of Study approved, it must be developed with a tenure-track faculty advisor.

Required Core Courses - 12 units

Program of Study - 42 units

The Program of Study must be arranged with a faculty advisor. Students are strongly encouraged to pursue a minor as part of the Program of Study. A minimum of 24 units must be upper division. Community college courses may be used in the Program of Study provided they are approved by the faculty advisor and are not used to meet General Education or the American Institutions Requirements. Students must select a faculty advisor within the first 60 days after they begin taking coursework at CI and submit their initial Program of Study to the Advising Center.

Capstone - 3 units

All students must enroll in either LS 490  or LS 499  during the final year prior to graduation.

Note: Capstone Course or Project (LS 490  or LS 499 ) must be passed with a grade of “B” or better

General Education and Graduation Requirements - B.A.

To graduate, students must complete 120 units minimum (21 units must be upper division), including the following General Education Requirements  (GE) and Graduation Requirements  not met within the major: