Degree Requirements Summary

Summary of the College's degree requirements

The charts below summarize the requirements for the four degree types awarded by the College of Arts and Sciences:

  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.)
  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
  • Bachelor of Liberal Studies (B.L.S.)

For an official list of degree requirements, please see the program of study.

Credit hour requirements

RequirementB.A.B.F.A.B.S.B.L.S.
Overall credit hours120120120120
Credit hours from a College discipline100*10010081
Credit hours at the 300-499 level42423636
Credit hours in the College at IUB
(after the 60th credit hour is completed)
36363636