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Liberal Studies BLS

Bachelor of Liberal Studies

The Liberal Studies program is designed as a multidisciplinary program emphasizing breadth of learning in the liberal arts. By pursuing the Bachelor of Liberal Studies degree, you will have the choice of studying courses in the humanities, social sciences, mathematics, sciences or communication arts. If you have clearly defined academic and career goals, then this program is right for you. With different tracks to choose from, your course of study will be tailored to your particular interests. Within this degree, you can choose to enter either the international affairs, philosophy or sociology track. 

Industry Highlights

74% of employers say that liberal arts education is the best way to prepare for today's global economy.

- CNBC

Career Opportunities

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Communications
  • Public Relations
  • Journalism
  • Marketing
  • Counseling
  • Social Work
  • Teaching

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of the arrangement of classes for those with busy schedules. We offer flexible class times in blended, online and on-campus formats.

NEWS:

Read More Armstrong Professor Named to University System of Georgia College 2025 Initiative Working Group

(August 18, 2017) – University System of Georgia Chancellor Steve Wrigley recently named Armstrong State University Associate Professor of Communications and African-American Studies Elizabeth F. Desnoyers-Colas, Ph.D., to the College 2025 Initiative working group. The group aims to produce more college graduates from Georgia’s public colleges and universities by 2025.

Read More Armstrong to Host Robert I. Strozier Faculty Lecture by Dr. Meimei Lin on Sept. 1

(August 16, 2017)–Armstrong State University will host a free lecture by Dr. Meimei Lin, “What is the Cost to Nature to Sustain an Increasing Population?” Dr. Lin will explore the effects of agricultural intensification on U.S. farmland and how restructured government policies can minimize unintended environmental impacts. This event is free and open to the public.

Read More Economic Monitor Reports Savannah Economic Growth in 1st Quarter 2017

(June 26, 2017) - Armstrong’s latest Coastal Empire Economic Monitor reports that the Savannah metro economy returned to healthy growth in the opening quarter of 2017, as the negative effects of Hurricane Matthew dissipated. Employment, airport travel, retail sales and consumer confidence were especially strong during this period, as was record-setting port activity.

Read More Making Connections: Small Business Class Opens Big Doors

(April 19, 2017) – In the Small Business Consulting course taught by Dennis Barber, Ph.D., Armstrong Economics professor and Small Business Institute director, undergraduates gain firsthand experience in Savannah’s small business community, which is a leader in the state.

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