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Department of Liberal Studies

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Engineering and Technology A405
Phone: (323) 343-4100

Liberal Studies is an interdisciplinary program that offers students the opportunity to pursue a Bachelor of Arts degree grounded in the social sciences and the humanities. The Liberal Studies major provides an appropriate foundation for professional training in education, librarianship, law, medicine, various fields of public service, and business and industry. In addition, with careful selection of electives, students may prepare for graduate study in such areas as education, American studies, art history, communications, English, cultural studies, history, film and television studies, and the social sciences.

The Faculty

Professors: D. Robert DeChaine, Dionne Espinoza, Alejandra Marchevsky, Patrick B. Sharp (Chair).
Associate Professors: R. Benjamin Bateman, Victor Viesca, Michael Willard.
Assistant Professor:


Programs for this Department

Undergraduate Major

Liberal Studies, B.A. 
Undergraduate Minor

Science, Technology, and Medicine Studies Minor 
Women’s and Gender Studies Minor 
Undergraduate Certificate

Undergraduate Certificate Program in Women, Genders, and Sexualities 

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