The New School awards Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees to Eugene Lang College students who successfully complete 120 credits of study as described below. Enrollment in other than registered or otherwise approved programs may jeopardize the student’s eligibility for certain student aid awards.
Successful completion of
120 credits, including at least 90 liberal arts credits
and no more than 30 credits in non-liberal arts courses
(defined as practice-based applied arts courses, including studio
arts, performing arts, business administration and internships).
of a minimum of 120 credits, with no more than 60 credits
in non-liberal arts courses (defined as practice-based applied
arts courses, including studio arts, performing arts,
business administration and internships).
All students (BA and BS) who
enter with freshman standing must take the following courses:
BA/BFA and transfer students entering with sophomore status or higher are exempt from
this requirement, unless their major requires a
particular ULEC course.)
All students must also comply with the
Students who entered as freshmen must
earn at least 40 credits in 3000-level or higher
courses; this requirement is prorated for transfer
students who enter with sophomore standing or higher
(refer to the Policies section below).
Read Policies for Transfer Students.Read requirements for Double Majors, Double Minors, and Double Concentrations at Lang.Students
studying abroad may take up to three courses toward their area of study at the host institution, subject to preliminary review and final approval on their return by the chair.
Admission ContactOffice of AdmissionEugene Lang College of Liberal Arts
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New York, NY 10003
Phone: 212.229.5150 or 800.292.3040