Course Requirements for Liberal Studies Majors
The Bachelor of Science in Liberal Studies will require a
minimum of 127 credit hours:
30 General Education credit hours
*58 Liberal Studies Subject Matter credit hours
*27 Liberal Studies Core credit hours which includes
12 units of a chosen concentration, 9 of which are upper division.
*9 Required credits in Education
3 Elective credit hours
*Must pass with a “C” or higher
The Liberal Studies Major meets the California state legal requirements for a multi-subject background for teachers in non-departmentalized classrooms. It prepares future teachers to pass the state-required subject matter examination (CSET).