B.A. in MAS


Continuing or incoming students interested in declaring MAS as your Major or Minor, please contact: 

Sarah Simpson

Trellis Advise


Students complete all required and elective major coursework, relevant general education, residency, and outstanding university-wide requirements to complete the B.A. in MAS.

For more information, read the B.A. in MAS degree requirements checklist for the year and semester that you were admitted.

General Education Requirements

UNIV 101

Introduction to General Education

English Composition

Complete one of the following groups:

  • ENGL 101 and ENGL 102 
  • ENGL 107 and ENGL 108 
  • ENGL 109H

Foundations Math

Complete one of the following, or higher math classes:

  • PHIL 110
  • LING 123
  • MATH 107
  • MATH 112

Second Language

Students must complete fourth-semester proficiency in a second language.

Exploring Perspectives

Complete 4 courses - 12 units

  • Artist
  • Humanist
  • Social Scientist
  • Natural Scientist

Building Connections

Complete three courses - 9 units

UNIV 301

General Education Portfolio - 1 unit

Core Courses

Complete required core courses.

Required Electives

Complete 21 units of MAS electives from the courses below.