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Distribution Requirements

Undergraduate degree distribution requirements are courses selected from the humanities, social sciences and sciences; degree programs generally require between two and four courses from each area in order to assure a well-rounded education. The courses listed below fulfill general distribution requirements; please consult your program of interest to determine the number of courses to be taken and, in some cases, the specific classes to be completed.

Humanities

African Diaspora Studies (ADST)
Applied Computing (CPST) 3050 **
Architecture (PAAR) **
Art (ARHS, ARST) *
Business Ethics (BSMT) 3380 **
Classics (CLAS)
Communication (COMM, PACM) **
Digital Design (DDSN) 1100, 1101, 1102, 1400, 1500, 1501, 1502, 1503
Dance (DANC) *
English Literature (ENLS) (PAEN) **
Foreign Language (see class schedule)
Jewish Studies (JWST)
Journalism (JOUR) 2010, 3140, 3200 **
Kinesiology (KINE) 4050 **
Linguistics (LING)
Music (PAMU, MUSC) **
General Legal Studies (GLSP) 4190 **
Philosophy (PHIL)
Public Relations (PRPA) 1010, 2010, 2050, 2100
Religious Studies (PARL) **
Theater (PATR, THEA) **
Speech (SPEC) 1400, 3110 **

 

Social Sciences

Anthropology (ANTH, PAAN **)
Casino Resort Studies (CRST) 3110 **
Consumer Behavior (BSMK) 3300 **
Digital Design (DDSN) 2100 **
Earth & Environmental Sciences (EENS) 2060 **
Economics (ECON, PAEC **)
Gender & Sexuality Studies (GESS)
Health & Wellness (HEWE) 2010, 3220, 3250, 3500, 3600, 4010, 4250 **
History (PAHS, HISA, HISB, HISC, HISE, HISL, HISM, HISO, HIST, HISU)
Homeland Security Studies (HMLS) 2750, 3250, 3500, 4500 **
Latin American Studies (LAST)
Louisiana Studies (LOUS **) (certain courses)
General Legal Studies (GLSP) 2010, 4050, 4070, 4350 **+
Political Economy (PECN)
Political Science (POLA, POLC, POLI, POLS, POLT)
Sociology (SOCI, PASO) **
Women's Studies (see class schedule)

 

Sciences

Anthropology (ANTH) 1010 **
Astronomy (ASTR)
Biology (PABI) **
Cell Biology (CELL)
Chemistry (CHEM)
Applied Computing (CPST)
Earth & Environmental Sciences (EENS)
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology (EBIO)
Homeland Security Studies (HMLS) 3150 **
Kinesiology (KINE) 1800, 2220, 2230, 2330, 3110, 3120, 3130, 3200, 3330, 4030, 4070, 4110, 4200 **
Mathematics (MATH)
Physics (PHYS, PAPY)
Psychology (PSYC)

*Satisfies the Liberal Arts/Sciences Fine Arts requirement

**Satisfies distribution requirement for students majoring in SoPA disciplines only

+Only one course may apply toward distribution requirements.