B.A. in Liberal Studies: Humanities/Social Sciences (HSS)


About the Program

This degree completion program is offered in partnership with Gloucester County College and is intended for students who have completed their Associate’s degree and wish to pursue the Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies: Humanities/Social Science degree. The Rowan University Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Liberal Studies: Humanities/Social Science (LSHSS) degree is a quality liberal studies program that offers students solid academic preparation and is ideal for individuals working full-time or part-time who need a bachelor’s degree in order to pursue a career or advance in their current position. Refer to Rowan Partnership for further details pertaining to Gloucester County College alumni/students interested in pursuing this program.


Curriculum

Program Code: .CXBA-LIBSTU / Major Code: 4933

Rowan University requires the completion of 120 semester hours of approved general education and major coursework in order to graduate with a bachelor’s degree. The B.A. in Liberal Studies: HSS degree completion program is a full-time program that provides students with 60 of the required semester hours. It is possible to complete the program in approximately 4 to 5 consecutive semesters.

Coursework (Program Semester Hours: 60)

The B.A. in Liberal Studies: HSS degree completion program is offered in a blended format with up to 50% of the courses offered face-to-face on the campus of Gloucester County College and approximately 50% offered online. The following courses comprise the 60 semester hours provided by the degree completion program. Students will work with an advisor to evaluate eligible transfer credits and determine their entire degree program.

Course Number Course Title Semester Hours
LAWJ 05.200 Introduction to Corrections 3
LAWJ 05.395 Incarceration Experience 3
ACC 03.210 Principles of Accounting I
(Pre-req: 24 semester hours)
3
BUS 01.105 Business Perspectives 3
LAWJ 05.175 Survey of Criminal Justice 3
LAWJ 05.255 Criminal Law 3
LAWJ 05.401 Law & Human Rights 3
ACC 03.211 Principles of Accounting II
(Pre-req: ACC 03.210)
3
MIS 02.234 Management of Information Systems
(Pre-req: Liberal Studies major & 57 semester hours)
3
MGT 98.242 Legal Environments of Business 3
LAWJ 05.369 Theories of Crime and Criminality 3
BUS 01.401 Issues in Business: Directed Research 3
LAWJ 05.469 Seminar in Law/Justice 3
MKT 09.200 Principles of Marketing
(Pre-req: CCI or Int. CCI)
3
BUS 01.303 Business Practicum
(Pre-req: Liberal Studies major & 57 semester hours)
3
PHIL 09.241 Philosophy & Society
(Pre-req: College Comp. I & II)
3
PHIL 09.325 American Philosophy 3
REL 10.210 Religion in America 3
THD Contemporary World Theater 3
ADV 04.330 Intro to Advertising 3

Admission Requirements

The following is a list of items required to begin the application process for the B.A. in Liberal Studies: HSS degree completion program. There may be additional action or materials required for admission to the program. Upon receipt of the materials below a representative from the CGCE Admissions Processing Office will contact you with confirmation or indicating any missing items.


Start Dates & Application Deadlines

Below is a list of anticipated start dates for the B.A. in Liberal Studies: HSS degree completion program. The start dates indicated are based on the university calendar or the CGCE schedule. Your actual first day of class will depend on the course sequence which will be provided by a CGCE Enrollment Advisor once you have matriculated in the program.

Entry Term & Module Start Date(s) Application Deadline(s)
TBD TBD TBD

Tuition & Costs

$424 per semester hour
(this rate applies to academic year 2014/2015 and is subject to change)