12 hours (normally 101, 102, 201, 202)in a single foreign language. As few as 6 hours may suffice depending on course placement.
DEG 03. Required Minor (18 hours)
Students must fulfill requirements to receive a minor in another discipline.
DEG 04. Electives
Choose electives as needed. (See Hours to Degree below.)
Hours to Degree
124 hours are needed to graduate with a BA in Library and Information Science. At least 50 percent of the hours applied to a degree at The University of Southern Mississippi must be earned from a senior college, and 45 of these hours must be in courses numbered 300 or above. The last 25 percent of course work must be earned from Southern Miss. The student must earn at least 12 hours in the major area of study from Southern Miss.