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Bachelor of Arts in Humanities

Program Details

University of Maryland University College (UMUC) offers the online Bachelor of Arts in Humanities. This degree will broaden your understanding of yourself and your interaction with the world and provide a perspective on cultural and intellectual heritage while offering tools to use that knowledge in the real world. Students will explore how individuals and groups understand their existence, their place within their cultures, and their responsibility to others and the physical world. Students will develop the analysis and communication skills that employers value. You'll be immersed in a multidisciplinary study of global culture as you analyze art, philosophy, literature, religion, film, theater, music, and technology.

Career opportunities with this degree include the following:

  • nonprofit organizations
  • human resources
  • advertising
  • journalism
  • education
  • museums


High school diploma or the equivalent

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education