Requirements for a Self-designed Major

The self-designed major consists of 30-39 credit-hours of courses designated 200 and above, of which

  • 2/3 must be designated 300 and above and

  • a minimum of 24 must be taken in the College of Liberal Arts.

As a whole, they should contribute to a broad understanding of some area, theme or direction in the liberal arts.

Students who create a self-designed major must complete the standard requirements of the Bridges Common Learning Experience, the College Distribution, a minor, and earn a total of at least 120 credits to graduate.

The Self-designed major will be represented as a Liberal Arts major on official transcripts.