You’ve had rich life experiences, and your wealth of knowledge
is proof. Now enhance your real world learning with
interdisciplinary studies at Saint Leo University. As a Liberal
Studies student at Florida's oldest Catholic institution of higher
education, you'll build skills in writing and critical thinking you
can take with you on your next great adventure.
Why choose Liberal Studies at Saint Leo?
Saint Leo’s flexible curriculum lets you reach personal and
career aspirations without sacrificing your fulltime
responsibilities at home or at work.
As a Liberal Studies student at a Saint Leo Education Center,
you'll deepen your capacity for critical thinking, problem solving
and creativity, and learn to participate effectively in the global
community. Take a common core of courses—identical to University
Campus courses—in the social and natural sciences, humanities, fine
arts, religion and philosophy. Explore the interdependence between
humans and the ecosphere; the interrelationships among business,
government and society; and cross-cultural perspectives on human
behavior, including bio- and socio-ethical issues, and
consciousness and spiritual growth.
Rooted in the 1,500-year-old Benedictine tradition, Saint Leo
University creates a student-centered environment in which love of
learning is of prime importance.
Some amazing classes you can take
Professional development opportunities
Integrate your cumulative knowledge into a senior research
project. In this capstone course, you'll explore an issue or theme
in a single text from the perspective of the social and natural
sciences, humanities, fine arts or business. You’ll practice clear
communication and critical thinking—skills essential to success in
What can you do with a degree in Liberal
Liberal studies graduates find careers in business, government,
and social service agencies. The interdisciplinary program also
provides a strong foundation for graduate studies in law and