Professional Studies Major, BS

Campus: NYC, Westchester


Designed to meet the needs of non-traditional students, this degree program provides flexibility in scheduling, including a number of online courses using Web-based instruction. Additionally, it offers students the opportunity to transfer in a large number of credits earned at other institutions and also to receive up to 36 Experiential credits for knowledge accumulated as a result of life experience that can be demonstrated, documented, evaluated, and deemed to be in accordance with the curriculum and standards of the University.

For further information on this program, please consult the academic advisor in the Office of the Dean, Dyson College of Arts and Sciences.

Major Completion Summary

Requirement Credits
University Core Requirements 44-55
Major Requirements 36
Open Electives 48-59
Total Credits 128

University Core Requirements (44-55 Credits)

See complete University Core requirements.

University Core
Complete University Core Requirements44-55
Total Credits44-55

Major Requirements (36 Credits)

Interdisciplinary Major
To fulfill this major, students choose two academic disciplines from the following groups.
Liberal Arts or Science Discipline
Select 24 credits24
Other Discipline
Select from a professional school or another liberal arts or science discipline 12
Total Credits36

Open Electives (48-59 Credits)

Open Electives
Select 48-59 credits48-59
Total Credits48-59