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Liberal Arts

Bachelor of Arts

Strengthen your skills as a leader.

Emerge from your degree with the excellent communication, critical thinking and problem solving skills that prepare you to play a leading role in the success of today’s companies. As a liberal arts major, you’ll be set up for success if you decide to earn an advanced degree in business, law or management.

Regis University’s Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts prepares you with highly marketable skills that can be applied within a variety of job markets, and is designed for adult students who seek to understand how ethical decision making works in a business environment, the basic knowledge of logic and reasoning, and how social groups interact while learning the key elements to effective written and oral communication. This program is a flexible option for those who have already completed an A.A. degree. 

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Program Snapshot

Program Format
Online + on campus courses
5- or 8-week terms

Credits for Completion
120 credit hours
Generous transfer credit opportunities

Cost of Tuition
$475 per credit hour

Sample Liberal Arts Classes

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Oral and Written Communication

Choose from courses such as: Speech Communication; Leadership Principles; Cultural Intelligence; Business Writing; and Persuasion, Influence and Motivation.

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Social and Natural Sciences

Choose from courses such as: Positive Psychology; World Economic Issues; Poverty, Race Gender and Social Conflict; Natural Science Laboratories; and Issues in Sustainability.

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Global Issues

Choose from courses such as: World Economic Issues; Comparative Foreign Policy; Ethics and the Human Person; and Human Rights and Women's Rights.

Program Details

Get all the details on our B.A. Liberal Arts program, including course requirements and application materials. 

Liberal Arts Career Paths


A liberal arts degree can prepare you for a career in business with skills such as negotiation, leadership and relationship-building.


A wide variety of careers in education require skills acquired in the liberal arts curriculum, such as communication and a broad knowledge across topics.


Public speaking skills and an understanding of a variety of issues across the arts, humanities and sciences are critical to those pursuing a career in government.

Social Services

Liberal Arts majors working in social services regularly draw on their knowledge of sociology, psychology, humanities and national and global issues.


A career in science requires not just knowledge of a specific scientific field, but also liberal arts skills such oral and written communication and an ethical foundation.


Set yourself apart as a technological expert with additional skills in the areas of business and economics, human rights and social justice.

How to Apply

To apply to the B.A. Liberal Arts program, you will need: 

  • Completed online application
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcript(s) from prior colleges
  • Resume

The first step in the application process is to contact an admissions counselor, who can evaluate your prior learning credit, provide information regarding financial aid and tuition assistance and help you through the entire application process. 

Tuition and Fees

Program tuition: $475 per credit hour
Total program credits: 120

Total program credits are the number of credit hours required for graduation. Students transferring credit may be required to complete a smaller number of credits at Regis. View the Transfer Guide for a complete list of transfer credit equivalents.

Curious about financial aid options? Regis offers a variety of scholarships, grants and other programs to help you pay for school. Visit Financial Aid to learn more.

Rolling Admissions

Applications are accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis. It is recommended you apply to this program at least 4 weeks prior to your desired start date.

Starts are offered in January, March, May, July, August and October.

A Culture of Excellence

The Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts is offered by the School for Professional Advancement within Regis College.