Liberal Studies - BA

Receive college credit for work experience and previous coursework. Finish your degree online, or take evening courses at any of Temple’s three Philadelphia area colleges.

Offering flexible course scheduling, up to six credits for work experience, and the opportunity to apply for transfer credits from other colleges, the liberal studies major gives you:

  • The chance to design your own plan of study
  • Complete the degree at your own pace 
  • Expand your critical thinking, research and communication skills to excel in your current job, or to take your career to the next level
  • Gain access to Temple University’s vast alumni network, as well as ongoing support from Temple’s Career Services Office 

Featuring a broad curriculum, you can select either a Humanities or Social Science track and design a plan of study to meet the needs of your personal and professional goals.

Within each track, you’ll have the opportunity to select a concentration with a College of Liberal Arts major, including:  

  • Criminal Justice
  • Psychology
  • English
  • History
  • Political Science 
  • Or any of our 35 majors