Arts & Letters Program FAQs


Is this an online program?

No. This program offers 12 units of core coursework online, but the overall program is not in online format. Students may take courses in any format available on-campus.

What sort of major is this?

This is not a traditional major, as it is comprised of courses that are offered throughout the College of Arts and Letters, and as such is a multidisciplinary program.

How long does the program take to complete?

The program requires 36 units, including core coursework and major requirements.Ideally, students will be able to complete the program in as little as two semesters, if they come in to the program with 108 units and all general education courses completed. More realistically, students may complete the program in two to three semesters, depending on their time and commitment.

Who is eligible for this program?

This program is open to any students who were previously enrolled at Sacramento State and have officially “stopped out” for at least one year. These students must have maintained a minimum 2.0 GPA and have completed 84 units. Standard general education requirements apply.