1. Eastern’s LIBERAL ARTS CORE (LAC)
to 46 credits
Note: LAC Tier I requirement is
waived for those transferring a minimum of 27 credits of liberal arts and
sciences course work that includes a math course above College Algebra and
At least two Tier II LAC courses and the
Tier III LAC course must be taken through Eastern.
2. Your ACADEMIC MAJOR OR MAJOR/MINOR
CONCENTRATIONS for the BGS degree up to 45 credits. See here for available options
or design your own BGS degree or Individualized Major. Call the School of
Continuing Education for information.
Note: A minimum of 15-24 credits
of your Major or Major Concentration must be earned through Eastern and 15
credits must be 300-level or higher.
One of the two required BGS
concentrations must be from a subject in the School of Arts and Sciences at
3. ELECTIVES as
needed Utilize previous credits here – no matter
how long ago you took them, or apply for Credit for Lifelong
Degree Minimum 120 credits
Note: Within the total 120 credits
required for the bachelor’s degree, a minimum of 30 credits must be earned
through Eastern coursework. Students must complete 30 credits of coursework
numbered 200-level or higher and 30 credits must be 300-level or higher.
Students who transfer fewer than 75 credits must also meet
Eastern’s University Writing Competency Requirements.