Prospective Liberal Arts Majors
Welcome prospective majors!
Curious about the Liberal Arts Major? View the LAR Homepage for an overview of the major, then learn more about a major that you can
- tailor to meet your own interests in the Social Sciences and/or Humanities,
- use to advance your understanding of the world and ability to think critically, and
- offer to the many employers who will look favorably on your degree.
How to decide on the LAR Major
About declaring the LAR Major
- UMass Dartmouth students and students transferring to UMass Dartmouth who wish to declare LAR as a major must carry a GPA of 2.0.
- To declare the major, you must contact Liberal Arts.
- You must select your two concentration areas when you declare. See Choosing Your Concentration for ideas about making your two concentration choices.
- You will be assigned an academic advisor when you declare, and you've reached 45 credits or above.
Potential new or transfer students: check out Admissions.
Contact Liberal Arts to chat about LAR. We welcome questions or comments about information, your personal interest in LAR, or your concerns.