UMKC Catalog


College of Arts and Sciences General Education Requirements - Differences between B.A. and B.S. General Requirements
The general requirements for the bachelor of arts and bachelor of science degrees are the same, with two exceptions:
  • The bachelor of science degree requires a minimum of 60 hours in math and science.
  • The bachelor of science degree does not require any foreign language.
Students may earn a bachelor of science degree in the following disciplines:
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Science
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Physics
In all instances, students should contact the appropriate department concerning its requirements for a bachelor of science degree.