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John Starnes

Liberal Studies Overview

Liberal Studies Degree Information:
  • Credit Hours required to graduate: a minimum of 128 semester credit hours.
Class Format:
  • Choose from 8-week evening semesters,  full-term semester classes in the day or evening, and some online courses.
  • General Education requirements and the Liberal Studies course requirements can be fulfilled through our 8-week evening semester classes, full-term daytime classes or a combination of both.
Degree Requirements:
  • Students who earn a degree at Belmont must take their last 32 hours of credit at Belmont. 64 hours must have been earned from a senior college or university.

 $730/credit hour. Learn more about your financing options.


Belmont University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters 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 accreditation of Belmont University.

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