The Bachelor of Liberal Arts degree is designed for adult transfer students who are interested in taking courses in new disciplines. The free electives and upper division electives allow for efficient transferability of credits and give students the opportunity to design degrees to meet their needs. The degree is offered by the College of Arts and Sciences through the center for adult and part-time students and is available to students who have graduated from high school not less than four years prior to the date of acceptance into the program.
Because of Xavier's liberal arts curriculum, graduates possess the communication skills and thoughtful approach to problems desired by professional schools, graduate schools, and employers of all types. Students pursuing this degree may want to consider completing a minor or concentration. The Xavier catalog has full information on all minors and concentrations available.