Have you been thinking about finishing your degree, but life got
in the way? Sacramento State designed a degree completion program
just for you!
The new Bachelor of Arts in Arts & Letters is a
multi-disciplinary major that’s relevant to your personal and
professional life. The flexible, hybrid format allows students to
complete their degree while juggling family and work, with
courses offered online and on campus.
You will gain a well-rounded education in many topics, such as
art, communication, design, language, history, music, philosophy,
theater and dance.
The Bachelor of Arts in Arts & Letters is a
self-supported degree completion pilot program administered by
the College of Continuing Education for the College of Arts and
Flexible hybrid format designed for working adults and
Degree offers a ladder to career development and promotion
Finish your degree in as few as two semesters!
The Arts & Letters major contains 36 units, including the core
courses (12 units offered online) and major requirements (24
Core courses will be cohort-based for incoming students, and will
be offered in pairings of two courses per semester.
Students will work closely with program advisors to ensure
satisfactory completion of all university-wide general education
and graduation requirements. At least 120 units are required for
graduation, with 30 units in residence at Sacramento State.
Adults who want to finish their degree and graduate
Those who haven’t been enrolled at a university for over one
This major is only open to former university students majoring in
an Arts & Letters degree or something comparable, who left
the university with at least 70 units, including all
lower-division general education requirements. Students currently
enrolled will not be eligible.
Sacramento State’s College of Continuing Education has partnered
with the College of Arts and Letters to provide a new degree
completion program for former students who dropped out just short