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A certificate or diploma evidencing the granting of a bachelor's degree
.Bachelor of Arts (B.A. or A.B.), from the Latin artium baccalaureus, is a bachelor's degree awarded for an undergraduate course or program in either the liberal arts, the sciences, or both.^ Brief explanations of Bachelor's Degree programs .
  • Macon State College: Bachelor's Degree Programs 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.maconstate.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Both the Bachelor of Information Technology and the Bachelor of Arts can be awarded with honours.
  • Bachelor of Information Technology/Bachelor of Arts (BIT/BA) - Current UG - The University of Sydney 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.it.usyd.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

^ College of Arts & Sciences Bachelor Degrees - Undergraduate Catalog 2008-2009 .
  • College of Arts & Sciences Bachelor Degrees - Undergraduate Catalog 2008-2009 | Western Illinois University 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.wiu.edu [Source type: Academic]

.Bachelor of Arts degree programs generally last three to four years depending upon the country, academic institution, and specific majors or minors.^ Art History Bachelor of Arts degree .
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.fredonia.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Brief explanations of Bachelor's Degree programs .
  • Macon State College: Bachelor's Degree Programs 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.maconstate.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Bachelor of Arts general requirements .
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.ufv.ca [Source type: Academic]

.The liberal arts focus of a Bachelor of Arts degree is usually contrasted with the Bachelor of Science, which typically requires a greater focus on coursework in mathematics and science.^ Art History Bachelor of Arts degree .
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.fredonia.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Sport Management Bachelor of Science degree .
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.fredonia.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Mathematics Bachelor of Science degree .
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.fredonia.edu [Source type: Academic]

.The academic focus of a Bachelor of Arts occasionally overlaps with the Bachelor of Fine Arts, with the latter placing greater emphasis on studio and performance experience.^ Dance Bachelor of Fine Arts degree .
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.fredonia.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Bachelor of Fine Arts degree .
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.fredonia.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Acting Bachelor of Fine Arts degree .
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.fredonia.edu [Source type: Academic]

.Diplomas generally give the name of the institution, signatures of officials of the institution (generally the president or rector of the university as well as the secretary or dean of the component college), the type of degree conferred, the conferring authority and the location at which the degree is conferred.^ Humber has been granted a consent by the Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities to offer this applied degree for a seven-year term starting March 3, 2005.
  • Humber College | Bachelor of Applied Arts – Interior Design 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.humber.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The university's general education program provides a coherent, integrated introduction to the breadth of knowledge you will need to consider yourself (and to be considered by other people) a generally well-educated person.
  • USC Interactive Media Division - Bachelor of Arts 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC interactive.usc.edu [Source type: General]

^ Alternative opportunities (e.g., study abroad) to generate university level honor credit hours must be approved by both the Director of the University Honors Program and the College coordinator.
  • College of Arts and Sciences - Kansas State University - acalog ACMS™ 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC catalog.k-state.edu [Source type: Academic]

.Degree diplomas generally are printed on high quality paper or parchment, use ornate lettering and often include archaic terminology or languages.^ The paper discusses the core natural language processing module which uses an ATN to parse the components of the Acts into a frame representation of amendment actions.
  • Cover Pages: SGML/XML Bibliography Part 1, A - B 9 October 2009 4:37 UTC xml.coverpages.org [Source type: Reference]

^ Paper has many well known advantages, but electronic texts often contain useful information that is not easily accessible from printed paper versions.
  • Cover Pages: SGML/XML Bibliography Part 1, A - B 9 October 2009 4:37 UTC xml.coverpages.org [Source type: Reference]

^ Electives or foreign language, may include courses taken as part of the 48-unit General Education Program (6 units).
  • Bachelor of Arts in Art | Art Department - San Francisco State University 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC art.sfsu.edu [Source type: Reference]

Individual institutions set the preferred abbreviation for their degrees.[1]

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.The Bachelor of Arts degree program generally lasts three years in nearly all of the European Union countries as well as in Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, India, Iraq, Israel, New Zealand, Iceland, Norway, Singapore, the Caribbean, South Africa, Switzerland, and the Canadian province of Quebec.^ Art History Bachelor of Arts degree .
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.fredonia.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Psychology Bachelor of Arts degree .
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.fredonia.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Bachelor of Arts Degree – 120 credits .
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.trinitysem.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.In contrast, the Bachelor of Arts degree is usually attained in four years in Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Canada (outside Quebec), Brazil and Latin America, Egypt, Japan, Pakistan, the Russian Federation, Scotland, Tunisia, Turkey, and the United States.^ Majors in the Bachelor of Arts from outside the Faculty of Arts .
  • Programs and Courses - Bachelor of Arts (BART) 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.usq.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

^ Bachelor degree in Fine Arts .
  • Bachelor degree in Fine Arts 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.mypursuit.com [Source type: News]

^ Is a business degree a Bachelor of Arts ?
  • Bachelor of Arts - Ask.com 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.ask.com [Source type: General]

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Australia, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa

.In universities in Australia, Canada, and New Zealand, the single degree B.A. can be taken full-time over a period of three years.^ Years full-time .
  • Bachelor of Arts - Courses and Programs - The University of Queensland, Australia 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.uq.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

^ Years full-time (or part-time equivalent) .
  • Bachelor of Arts - Courses and Programs - The University of Queensland, Australia 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.uq.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

^ Eight credit points is the standard full time load for one year of study.

[4] .To achieve an honours degree, an extra year must be completed.^ Bachelor of Bahavioural Science (Honours Psychology) or Postgraduate Diploma in Psychology, followed by either two years of supervised work experience or the completion of an appropriate higher degree such as Doctor of Psychology (Clinical), Master of Clinical Psychology or Master of Psychology (Educational and Development).
  • QUT | IF12 Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Behavioural Science (Psychology) 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.courses.qut.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

^ Students must achieve an average overall grade of C (cumulative GPA of 2.0) calculated on all courses that could apply towards the diploma or Associate degree.
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.ufv.ca [Source type: Academic]

^ Those opting to do a Double Major or Triple Minor must, in consultation with the designated Program Advisor, declare their intention by the end of the academic session in which they will have achieved third year standing or upon completion of 54 credits .
  • 7 Academic Programs 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.mta.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.It is a requirement that students pursue at least one major area of study and that subject area is undertaken at all three year-levels of the degree (first, second and third year).^ Students are required to complete at least one (1) course from each of the following five core areas: .
  • Bachelor of Arts — Double Minor 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC kwantlen.ca [Source type: Academic]

^ It is important to note that degree requirements are subject to change from one academic year to another.
  • Arts Regulations| Centre for Extended Learning | University of Waterloo 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC de.uwaterloo.ca [Source type: Academic]

^ Students will be required to take at least 4 courses at the first or second year level which must include PHIL 2210 and PHIL 2215.
  • Bachelor of Arts — Double Minor 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC kwantlen.ca [Source type: Academic]

.Depending upon the individual university's course structure, students may choose to pursue a second major; alternately, the remainder of the degree is taken up with a minor area of study (study at first and second year levels) and other individual or stream-based subjects make up the degree.^ Majors may select courses from other departments on .
  • Bachelor of Arts in English 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.ec.edu [Source type: Original source]

^ These majors may only be listed as a third major or minor/elective study, not as a first or second major.
  • Programs and Courses - Bachelor of Arts (BART) 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.usq.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

^ Honours students enrolled in other faculties may also pursue minors offered by the Faculty of Arts.
  • Arts Regulations| Centre for Extended Learning | University of Waterloo 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC de.uwaterloo.ca [Source type: Academic]

.Unlike other countries, students from these countries do not receive an overall grade for their Bachelor of Arts degree with varying levels of honours.^ The Bachelor of Arts Degree program seeks to: .
  • Shiloh University – Bachelor of Arts Degree in Biblical and Pastoral Studies 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC shilohuniversity.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Bachelor of Arts degree .
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.ufv.ca [Source type: Academic]

^ To be eligible for the award of the degree of Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Chinese Humanities , a student shall: .
  • The Open University of Hong Kong: Bachelor of Arts in Chinese Humanities 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.ouhk.edu.hk [Source type: Academic]

.Instead, students have the option, at the conclusion of their third year of study and provided they possess a grade average of 65 percent or higher in their major area, to undertake an honours (or fourth) year.^ Students may choose from the following major areas of study: .
  • Nazarene Bible College - Degrees - Bachelor of Arts in Ministry 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.nbc.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ A fourth (Honours) year of study is an option for selected students.

^ Students should commence one major study in their first year.
  • Programs and Courses - Bachelor of Arts (BART) 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.usq.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

.The honours year generally comprises a coursework component (including seminars or tutorials) and an original researched thesis or dissertation of ten thousand to twenty thousand words.^ The fourth year of study is built around an optional Honours project, professional engagement, or professional research.
  • UWS: Bachelor of Communication - Media Arts Production 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC myfuture.uws.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

^ Students wishing to proceed to Honours in Mass Communication are strongly advised to complete CMS2012 Introduction to Communication Research as an additional elective in the second or third year of their program.
  • Programs and Courses - Bachelor of Arts (BART) 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.usq.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

^ Students within the B.A., Minor in Mathematics Program will take a general academic program in the first and second year, including at least five Mathematics courses in the first four semesters.
  • Bachelor of Arts: Minor in Mathematics 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.kwantlen.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Bachelor of Arts — Double Minor 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC kwantlen.ca [Source type: Academic]

On graduation, students are permitted to append the post-nominal letters "B.A." to their name; those who have successfully completed the honours year may style themselves "B.A. (Hons)".
.The B.A. (Hons) degree (or its equivalent international degree) is generally the basic qualification required to pursue higher degrees by research, including the M.A. and Ph.D degrees.^ Options are open to all degree students in Arts, including those who cannot pursue a minor (i.e., students in a Three-Year General Major plan or in Three-Year or Four-Year Liberal Studies).
  • Arts Regulations| Centre for Extended Learning | University of Waterloo 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC de.uwaterloo.ca [Source type: Academic]

^ Undergraduate students take their pre-professional courses in the College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, including the general education requirements.
  • USC Interactive Media Division - Bachelor of Arts 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC interactive.usc.edu [Source type: General]

^ General admission requirements for entry into undergraduate courses for international students at Deakin are summarised in the undergraduate admission requirements table (194kb).

.However, the general 3-year B.A. is typically accepted for entry to professional programs in law.^ General Electives (18 Hours) Electives are typically courses available at your degree level that are not currently required as a part of your degree program/academic plan.
  • AMU Degree Program: Bachelor of Arts in Military History 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.amu.apus.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • AMU Degree Program: Bachelor of Arts in History 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.amu.apus.edu [Source type: Reference]

^ Geography also provides a versatile background for professional programs like teaching, law, engineering and business.
  • Bachelor of Arts — Double Minor 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC kwantlen.ca [Source type: Academic]

^ Regents Bachelors of Arts Degree graduates go on to professional schools, law school, and a variety of graduate programs.
  • Regents Bachelor of Arts Degree 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.marshall.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

United Kingdom and Ireland

.In the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland, usage varies: 19th-century universities and later usually distinguish between arts and sciences subjects through awarding either a B.A. or B.Sc.^ History of Art-19th Century.
  • TWU - Bachelor of General Studies - Art 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.twu.edu [Source type: News]

^ Stage 2 unit of study (HAH210), it cannot be counted as a Stage 3 unit of study students are permitted to include one non-Social Science or non-Arts minor as part of their course structure.
  • Bachelor of Arts at Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC courses.swinburne.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

^ At least 84 credit points of units from Faculty of Arts subjects.
  • Bachelor of Information Technology/Bachelor of Arts (BIT/BA) - Current UG - The University of Sydney 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.it.usyd.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

depending on field of study. .However, the older or ancient universities, such as Oxford, Cambridge and Dublin traditionally award B.A.s to undergraduates having completed the final examinations (e.g.^ Note that course offerings for the BA with a minor or a concentration are limited at this time and completion of such a degree may require attendance at RMC or the completion of some courses at other universities.
  • RMCC - Undergraduate Calendar 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.rmc.ca [Source type: Academic]

^ However, after the completion of their first year of study at Concordia, home-schooled applicants are eligible to be considered for in-course awards (section 7, Awards ) .
  • Admission: Bachelor of Arts - Concordia University College of Alberta 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.concordia.ab.ca [Source type: Academic]

^ The undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in mass communications are awarded directly by the University.
  • Bachelor of Arts (in Liberal Studies with concentration in Mass Communications) | MDIS Singapore 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.mdis.edu.sg [Source type: Academic]

Part II Tripos (Cambridge), Schools (Oxford), Moderatorship (Dublin)) in most subjects including the sciences. .The degree of M.A. can be claimed for a nominal sum, usually twenty-one terms after matriculation.^ A 6 credit course extends through Fall and Winter terms and has a fourth digit of zero; a 3 credit course usually lasts one term only and has a fourth digit of one.
  • 7 Academic Programs 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.mta.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Typically, a degree requires a minimum 120 credits, earned by passing some combination of 6 credit (two term) and 3 credit (one term) courses.
  • 7 Academic Programs 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.mta.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.For many centuries, the bachelor's degree was an intermediate step and was awarded for much of the work carried out in later times by secondary schools (when the school system developed).^ Social Work Bachelor of Science degree .
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.fredonia.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ San José State University has developed the following degree-specific transfer agreements with other schools.
  • SJSU Articulation 22 September 2009 12:10 UTC info.sjsu.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ The Bachelor of Design in Interior Design Bachelor of Arts in International Studies is a six-year, full-time degree.
  • UTS: C10058v5 Bachelor of Design in Interior Design Bachelor of Arts in International Studies - Design, Architecture and Building, UTS Handbook 2010 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.handbook.uts.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

The name of the final secondary school exam in France comes from this, Le Baccalauréat.
.The ancient universities of Scotland award a Master of Arts degree to humanities or arts graduates, but a B.Sc.^ Upon successful completion of the program, students are awarded a Minor in Mathematics as a supplement to any Bachelor of Arts degree program, or when combined with a second minor program, a Bachelor of Arts - Double Minor.
  • Bachelor of Arts — Double Minor 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC kwantlen.ca [Source type: Academic]

^ The the BA in Liberal Arts online degree program is offered through Argosy University's College of Undergraduate Studies.
  • Argosy University Online Programs - Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC online.argosy.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ The types of coursework required to earn a bachelor of arts degree depends on the specific field in which the degree will be awarded.
  • Online Bachelor Degrees in Arts & Science Accredited Colleges and Universities 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.mybachelorsdegree.org [Source type: News]

to science graduates.
.A Bachelor of Arts graduate in the UK or Republic of Ireland receives the designation B.A. for an ordinary/pass degree and B.A. (Hons.^ C10056v5 Bachelor of Design in Fashion and Textiles Bachelor of Arts in International Studies .
  • UTS: C10056v5 Bachelor of Design in Fashion and Textiles Bachelor of Arts in International Studies - Design, Architecture and Building, UTS Handbook 2010 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.handbook.uts.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

^ Completion of concentration (major program) requirements in a concentration approved for the Bachelor of Arts degree.
  • College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) - University of Michigan - Flint - acalog ACMS™ 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC catalog.umflint.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ A Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in visual arts is a four-year degree program which allows a student to approach an education in the visual arts within a university context.
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.truworld.ca [Source type: Academic]

) for an honours degree.

United States

.In the United States, the concept of "years" is based on credit hours and full-time study.^ Open Studies students are eligible to register in a maximum of nine credits each semester to a life-time maximum 30 credits (section 4.1.3, Open Studies Students ) .
  • Admission: Bachelor of Arts - Concordia University College of Alberta 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.concordia.ab.ca [Source type: Academic]

^ Note:  Both Fall and Winter terms must be completed to obtain credit for full year courses.
  • 7 Academic Programs 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.mta.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The Bachelor of Design in Interior Design Bachelor of Arts in International Studies is a six-year, full-time degree.
  • UTS: C10058v5 Bachelor of Design in Interior Design Bachelor of Arts in International Studies - Design, Architecture and Building, UTS Handbook 2010 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.handbook.uts.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

.The "four years" expected to complete a B.A. degree is an estimate of time it should take to complete the required number of credit hours.^ Total Degree Requirements (128 Credit Hours) .
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film and Video Production at Regis University - Regis University CPS 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC cps.regis.edu [Source type: General]
  • Bachelor of Arts in Communication Degree - Regis University CPS 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC cps.regis.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Max time for completion: 10 years .
  • Bachelor of Arts (Art) - University Degree - SEEK Learning Australia 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.seeklearning.com.au [Source type: Academic]

^ Basic requirements (43 credit hours) .
  • College of Arts and Sciences - Kansas State University - acalog ACMS™ 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC catalog.k-state.edu [Source type: Academic]

.Thus, a B.A. could be achieved in less time if the student "overloads", that is, takes more classes than expected.^ Achieving excellence one student at a time .
  • Platt College - Bachelor of Arts in Paralegal Studies 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.plattcollege.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Students with an Unexcused Absence have the option of earning “Positive Credit” toward their performance grade, but cannot acquire any more points than is equivalent to the letter grade of “D.” .

^ If you are returning to study after a long absence, and/or you are in full-time employment it is strongly recommended that you should not take more than two modules in your first year.
  • Oscail - Distance Education 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.oscail.ie [Source type: Academic]

.It could also be achieved as "on time" in most institutions if completed within a 6-year period.^ The minimum time required to complete graduate studies is one full year (two years is the normal situation).
  • 7 Academic Programs 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.mta.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Students are encouraged (but not required) to complete these requirements within the first two years (60 credits) of the degree.
  • RDC > Academic Calendar > Program & Course Listing > University Transfer Programs > Bachelor of Arts 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.rdc.ab.ca [Source type: Academic]

^ The program of study must be completed within five years.
  • 7 Academic Programs 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.mta.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.B.A. degrees are most commonly awarded for successful completion of a "liberal arts" programme (in majors such as English literature, humanities, history, philosophy, communication arts, and political science).^ Art History Bachelor of Arts degree .
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.fredonia.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Communication & Culture, Fine Arts, Science, and Humanities Majors in the Faculty of Communication and Culture are required to complete: .
  • RDC > Academic Calendar > Program & Course Listing > University Transfer Programs > Bachelor of Arts 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.rdc.ab.ca [Source type: Academic]

^ English Literature major .
  • Programs and Courses - Bachelor of Arts (BART) 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.usq.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

.In rare instances, some schools like Saint Anselm College, and Morehouse College award B.A.'s in non-liberal arts subjects like business administration, and biological sciences because they require a strong liberal arts emphasis throughout the delivery of their course content.^ Courses may overlap with the Basic Requirements for the College of Arts and Sciences, as listed above.
  • College of Arts and Sciences - Kansas State University - acalog ACMS™ 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC catalog.k-state.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ College of Arts and Sciences basic requirements .
  • K-State Undergraduate Catalog 2006-2008: Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Sciences 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC courses.k-state.edu [Source type: Academic]
  • College of Arts and Sciences - Kansas State University - acalog ACMS™ 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC catalog.k-state.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Degree Requirements (120 hours) .
  • Business Administration - 2008-2010 UT Dallas Undergraduate Catalog - School of Management 22 September 2009 12:10 UTC www.utdallas.edu [Source type: Academic]
  • Business Administration - School of Management - 2009 UT Dallas Undergraduate Catalog Supplement 22 September 2009 12:10 UTC www.utdallas.edu [Source type: Academic]

[5][6]
.The credibility of a degree depends on the accreditation of the institution granting the degree.^ In 2007, CIDA granted the degree professional accreditation for a six-year period.
  • Humber College | Bachelor of Applied Arts – Interior Design 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.humber.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.In the United States, a number of regional non-profit groups accredit undergraduate instruction.^ Topics include specific minority ethnic groups in the United States and developing countries.
  • APU Degree Program: Bachelor of Arts in General Studies 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.apu.apus.edu [Source type: Academic]

.In addition, state and federal governments impose requirements on degree-granting institutions, typically by limiting financial support to the institution or the availability of loans to its students based upon specified standards of quality.^ Certain subject requirements must be met and an acceptable standard of results achieved in order to gain admission and for maximum credit to be granted.
  • Bachelor of Arts at Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC courses.swinburne.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

^ Courses required for RN-BSN degree Additional information about the RN-BSN degree program School of Nursing and Health Sciences Request additional information about this degree program.
  • Macon State College: Bachelor's Degree Programs 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.maconstate.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Upon successful completion of the program, students are awarded a Minor in Mathematics as a supplement to any Bachelor of Arts degree program, or when combined with a second minor program, a Bachelor of Arts - Double Minor.
  • Bachelor of Arts — Double Minor 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC kwantlen.ca [Source type: Academic]

.In the United States, unaccredited degrees may not be acceptable for financial aid, civil service or other employment purposes.^ A. You may be eligible for financial aid.
  • Regents Bachelor of Arts Degree 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.marshall.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ San José State University has developed the following degree-specific transfer agreements with other schools.
  • SJSU Articulation 22 September 2009 12:10 UTC info.sjsu.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Selecting a minor subject is not compulsory and there may be other combinations of papers more appropriate to your degree.
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA), University of Otago, New Zealand 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.otago.ac.nz [Source type: Academic]

.Criminal penalties sometimes apply should such a degree be presented in lieu of one from an accredited school.^ For student matters relating to the Bachelor of Information Technology component of this degree, students should contact the School of Information Technologies For student matters relating to the Bachelor of Arts students should contact the Faculty of Arts .
  • Bachelor of Information Technology/Bachelor of Arts (BIT/BA) - Current UG - The University of Sydney 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.it.usyd.edu.au [Source type: Academic]

^ All students contemplating applying to professional programs should consult the academic calendars of the schools involved carefully and should be aware of any standardized tests required.
  • 7 Academic Programs 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.mta.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Admission to an Arts, Management or Science degree program by presenting the appropriate Grade 12 requirements for admission to the program of their choice (section 3.2.1, High School Student Admission ) .
  • Admission: Bachelor of Arts - Concordia University College of Alberta 2 February 2010 13:44 UTC www.concordia.ab.ca [Source type: Academic]

The use of unaccredited degree titles is legally restricted or illegal in some jurisdictions.[7]

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  1. A collegiate degree, usually involving four years of study, (about 120 semester hours) that involves liberal arts studies.

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Bachelor of Arts is a college degree. It takes three years to get it in Australia, Austria, Denmark, Estonia, England, Wales, Northern Ireland, Germany, Iceland, India, Israel, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Quebec, Pakistan, Singapore, South Africa, and Switzerland. It takes four years in the Canada, Republic of Ireland, Scotland, Japan, United States and the Philippines.



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