Campbellsville University’s tailorable online liberal arts bachelor degree allows you to acquire an insightful education in an area of your choice.

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Program Details

Next Start Date: 5/08/2024
Course Length: 8 weeks
Estimated Length: 4 years
Credit Hours: 120
Cost Per Credit: $424

B.S. Liberal Arts & Science Overview

Acquire a well-rounded, general liberal arts and sciences degree from Campbellsville University. Build on your current background with eleven available concentrations so that you can customize your degree to suit your personal and professional goals. Faculty members with industry experience incorporate Christian values into the fully accredited program. With the online format, you will have the ability to complete coursework at your convenience.

With this online program, you can choose from a variety of concentrations:

  • Business Administration: Gain an introduction to fundamental business and management principles
  • Christian Studies: Expand your Christian faith while studying spiritual formation, theology and more
  • Criminal Justice Administration: Acquire a broad understanding of the criminal justice system
  • Economics: Learn economic principles, including macroeconomics or microeconomics
  • History: Study U.S. history and more
  • Human Performance: Grow a deep understanding in the factors the contribute to the human body and how it performs
  • Mass Communication: Build a foundation in the basics of mass media and communication
  • Political science: Discover and analyze systems of governance
  • Psychology: Explore the human mind and its functions
  • Social Work: Focus on how social work systems and human service agencies work while learning about human behavior
  • Sociology: Examine society development, structure and functions

The program allows a generous amount of transfer credits. A maximum of 72 credit hours can be transferred into the program from a regionally accredited institution. If you have served in the U.S. military, 30 non-academic credit hours can be transferred for your service. Our online liberal arts degree also allows you to transfer credits from your associate degree via the Transfer Scholarship. At least 30 credit hours must be completed online with Campbellsville in order to earn the degree.

Course Map

Our liberal arts and sciences degree consists of 120 credit hours of study and takes about four years to complete. General education courses make up 41 of the program’s credit hours, while each concentration includes 21 credit hours. An additional 58 credit hours of elective courses fulfill the remainder of the required credits. With maximum credits transferred, the program can be completed in about one year.

There are eleven concentrations available for the degree. Choose a concentration in business administration, Christian studies, criminal justice administration, mass communication or one of five social sciences.

Admissions Requirements

To apply to Campbellsville’s liberal arts and sciences degree, prospective students must complete the following steps:

  1. Complete the online application.
  2. Submit official copies of transcripts from each college or university previously or currently attended, along with a complete record of all courses attempted, to the Office of Admissions.
  3. If transferring less than 24 credit hours, submit official high school transcript.

Costs & Financial Aid

The online liberal arts degree costs $424 per credit hour. In order to help students afford their education, Campbellsville University’s staff is available to work with students to discover available financial aid options.

Careers in Liberal Arts & Science

After graduating from Campbellsville University’s online liberal arts degree, you can pursue a variety careers. A few potential career outcomes include:

  • HR specialist
  • Marketing specialist
  • Project management specialist
  • Management analyst

Why CU Online?

Focused on Your Growth

Our well-rounded education in the arts and sciences is central to our goal of fostering your personal and professional growth.

Faith-Based Education

Founded in 1906 as a Christian university, we welcome diverse perspectives and prepare students to become Christian servant leaders.

Affordable and Convenient

Campbellsville seeks to provide an affordable education for its students. Our online degree programs are in a convenient format, so you can study whenever and wherever you want.


Campbellsville University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificates, associate, baccalaureate, master's and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the status of Campbellsville University.

Benefits of Learning Online

Campbellsville University offers several dynamic online degrees so that students can continue their education and hone their skills. Campbellsville’s online campus has been recognized as one of the best by numerous outlets. The institution’s faculty members have real-world experience in their fields, so students can get a glimpse of working in their prospective career. Students can also conveniently fit online coursework into their busy schedules.

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