Course Requirements

The humanities major is available through our campus and distance education program.

Humanities Major - (30 credit hours)

A baccalaureate degree at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College requires at least 125 credit hours.Humanities majors are required to complete 30 credit hours.

Humanities Major - Required courses

30 Credit hours required. Courses applied towards this major cannot be applied to general study requirements. Students majoring or minoring in history, literature, philosophy, or theology must choose an area of concentration different from the second major or minor.

Choose 6 credit hours. Contact your advisor for details.

Choose 6 credit hours.(his,lit,phil,or theo) (area of concentration) Contact your advisor for details.

Choose 3 credit hours. Contact your advisor for details.

Choose 6 credit hours. Contact your advisor for details.

Choose 6 credit hours. Contact your advisor for details.

Choose 3 credit hours. Contact your advisor for details.

Humanities Associate Degree (30 credit hours)

The Associate Degree in Humanities is an interdisciplinary program for students who want to study in a number of humanities areas. Humanities majors take courses in general studies as well as major courses in history, literature, philosophy, theology, and interdisciplinary study, chosen in consultation with the adviser. Study of literature, history, philosophy, and theology sharpens critical, creative, and communication skills, and strengthens research and organizational skills.

Graduates work in areas open to general liberal arts graduates. The Associate Degree is also a foundation for further study in a bachelor’s degree program.

Humanities AS - Required courses

30 Credit hours required. Courses applied towards this major cannot be applied to general study requirements.

Choose 6 credit hours. Contact your advisor for details.

Choose 6 credit hours of approved interdisciplinary courses.

Choose 6 credit hours. Contact your advisor for details.

Choose an approved music, art, or theatre elective. Consult with your academic adviser for further details.

Choose 6 credit hours. Contact your advisor for details.

Choose 3 credit hours. Contact your advisor for details.

Information about Course Requirements
We do our best to keep this information updated, but you should always double-check to ensure you are meeting graduation requirements. For the most current course requirements please review the latest undergraduate college catalog.  Always consult your academic advisor when registering for courses or when you have questions about course requirements.