Welcome Future Falcons

Welcome Future Falcons!

The College of Arts and Sciences brings together disciplines in the arts, humanities, mathematics, natural sciences, and social sciences to form the intellectual heart of Bowling Green State University. We are a dedicated and vibrant community of researchers, artists, instructors, and students who apply our scholarly expertise to addressing the most pressing challenges and opportunities in the world today. We are so pleased that you have decided to join our community!

You bring a unique combination of knowledge and skills reflecting your passions and abilities that we will help you hone in the classroom and in professional and community contexts. The College of Arts and Sciences will challenge you to think critically and intuitively, to cross disciplinary boundaries, to recognize and value diverse perspectives, and to solve problems creatively and with perseverance. Below, you'll find some helpful information about academics and opportunities for students in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Degree Requirements

(122 credit hours + 2.0 GPA)

Major courses (typically 30-36 credit hours)

A&S Multidisciplinary Component (12 credit hours)

  • These course are offered by different departments, but relate to a common theme or perspective.

Minor courses (typically 21 credit hours)

World Languages & Cultures Requirement (12 credit hours)

  • These courses provide students with skills to communicate, collaborate and work in global contexts, including intercultural competence, global awareness, and the ability to understand diverse perspectives and experiences.

BG Perspective (typically 36 credit hours)

  • All students at BGSU—regardless of college or major—complete this core coursework that encompasses academic writing, the natural and social sciences, the arts and humanities, as well as courses that focus on cultural diversity and global concerns

Electives (5-11 credit hours)

Explore our Student Resources page for more information.

Make the most of your college experience by getting involved! Explore the many opportunities offered by BGSU to expand your horizons academically and socially.

  • Academic, service, and social student organizations
  • Undergraduate research and creative activities
  • Study abroad
  • Internships and co-ops
  • Learning Communities

Where Our Alumni Work

Our graduates have gone on to work with a wide variety of local, national and international companies. Where will your future lead you?

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College of Arts & Sciences

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Updated: 06/03/2024 11:25AM