Bachelor of Arts and Sciences Liberal Studies Degree Program
Your Future, Your Life,
Our Liberal Studies degree program provides students with career-advancing concentrations such as Economics, IT, Project Management, and Psychology to help them achieve their educational and career goals.
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On-Campus and Online Liberal Studies Degree Program
Liberal Studies Degree Courses
American Studies Liberal Studies Major
With courses in history, politics, law, literature, philosophy, religion, art, and music, learn the skills needed for a successful career in government, public policy or community organizing. Explore the dynamics and events that have and continue to shape our country through our American Studies Liberal Studies degree.
Communication and the Arts Liberal Studies Major
Through the Liberal Studies Communication and the Arts degree program, develop a concrete understanding of the communications field. With an emphasis on speaking, writing skills and media literacy you will develop the skills needed for a career in public relations, advertising or communications.
Data Center Technologies Liberal Studies Major
The Liberal Studies degree Data Center Technologies major will prepare students for all facets of maintaining and managing data centers and corporate networking systems. Students will gain introductory experience in computer networking, security and facility management.
Economics Liberal Studies Major
Whether you are interested in a career in government, banking or insurance the Economics program will prepare Liberal Studies degree students to understand market economy it’s behavior, growth and stability. Through this Liberal Studies major you will develop analytical skills and practice quantitative strategies to analyze economic activity and trends in a global economy.
Information Technology and Systems Liberal Studies Major
The Marist College Liberal Studies Information Technology and Systems concentration provides undergraduate students with a foundation in computing, network technologies, databases, information systems and business applications. If you are interested in a career in the computer networking, database management or cyber-security industry consider the Marist College Liberal Studies Information Technology and Systems undergraduate degree.
Leadership Liberal Studies Major
The Liberal Studies Leadership major at Marist College offers career management and diverse team leadership skills for a variety of industry settings. The Leadership concentration provides undergraduate students the opportunity to examine leadership styles and models, develop leadership potential and increase critical and strategic thinking.
Enterprise Systems Liberal Studies Major
IBM and Marist’s School of Computer Science and Mathematics jointly developed the Enterprise System program at Marist College. Undergraduate Liberal Studies students enrolled in this program learn mainframe computing skills for corporations through first-hand experience with IBM’s System z architecture.
Professional Studies Liberal Studies Major
The Professional Studies program is geared towards organizational administration, effective communication, negotiation skills, and enhancing the customer service skill set. If you are interested in a career utilizing communication, customer service, and general business skill, the Liberal Studies Professional Studies Major can provide you with the skills necessary to start your career.
Project Management Liberal Studies Major
Through the Project Management program in the Liberal Studies major, you will focus on developing skills essential for today’s workplace, integrating organizational administration, and team management skills.
Psychology Liberal Studies Major
The Liberal Studies major Psychology program provides students with the principles to apply to real-world work environments such as careers in human services, community organization and government.
Liberal Studies Bachelor’s Degree Career Advantages
Earning an online or on-campus Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Studies allows you to develop the ability to acquire and innovate solutions in order to gain a deeper understanding of past and present human behavior, all with the educational goal of allowing students to acquire the problem solving skills necessary for today’s modern day work force. Business and community leaders agree that core liberal studies skills such as reasoning, communications, and analysis are crucial to the challenges employers, governments, and organizations face today.
Nearly all professional careers require the drive to embrace lifelong learning, students majoring in Liberal Studies are provided with the knowledge and tools needed to successfully acquire insights and abilities for demanding career fields.