Liberal Studies is an interdisciplinary program that advances the pursuit of broad knowledge and integrative thinking in the academic tradition of the liberal arts.
Liberal Studies is an interdisciplinary program that advances the pursuit of broad knowledge and integrative thinking in the academic tradition of the liberal arts. The major allows students to delve into several interests and maintain maximum flexibility in course selection. Instead of majoring in one particular discipline, students focus on two or three traditional liberal studies disciplines or self-proposed interdisciplinary concentrations.
Study Abroad Opportunities – Liberal Studies Programs
Finlandia believes it is important for the student to be exposed to the world. By fostering exchange relations with foreign learning institutions we are able to bring experts from around the world to teach on campus and offer students the opportunity to attend college overseas while pursuing a bachelor’s degree in liberal studies.
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What you will learn
Graduates will be able to:
- Explain ideas and concepts through written, verbal, and technological communication skills. (Communication, Personal Perspective)
- Integrate strong critical thinking skills through discovery, analysis, and application of knowledge. (Analytic and Critical Thinking)
- Utilize effective problem solving skills using the scientific method, logic, creative thought processes, and interpersonal skills. (Analytic and Critical Thinking, Creative Insight)
- Acquire a depth of knowledge in chosen fields of study with support from practical experiences outside of the classroom. (Creative Insight, Global Perspective)