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Online Degree Completion Program B.A. in Liberal Arts

Admission Requirements and Program Information

Admission Requirements:

Guy Laptop 2Students who meet the following academic qualifications will be admitted to this program:

  • have not been enrolled at Fresno State for a minimum of 3 successive years prior to enrollment in the program and have not earned a baccalaureate degree
  • have earned a minimum of 70 units overall, with a minimum of 12 units completed in the previous residency at Fresno State
  • stopped out in good academic standing at Fresno State (minimum 2.0 overall campus GPA and major GPA), and have satisfied all lower-division General Education requirements.
  • have academic roadmap generated by the College of Arts and Humanities advisors (see roadmap here)

Program Major Graduation Requirements:

  • All GE requirements satisfactorily completed
  • 2 required courses: ENGL 160W; AH 116
  • At least one course from each of the 3-course groups: 1) Foundations, 2) Regional Focus, 3) National and Global Contexts
  • 25 units in the major program of Liberal Arts
  • 120 units
  • Major GPA of 2.0 


If previous coursework qualifies students to earn a minor in any traditional degree program, students will be referred to the advising center for that program to declare/add the minor. If coursework for minors is not complete, it will be up to the student to follow enrollment requirements and take the coursework needed through traditional programs.