MaconCatalog : College of Liberal Arts and Sciences : Degree Programs
 
Degree Programs
A bachelor’s degree requires a minimum of 120 semester hours of academic courses numbered 100 and above. Many programs of study will require more. The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences offers the following degree programs:
1. Bachelor of Arts
2. Bachelor of Fine Arts
3. Bachelor of Science. Students who complete the specified major requirements in biochemistry and molecular biology, biology, chemistry, computer science, environmental biology, information science and technology, mathematics, physics, or psychology will be awarded this degree.
4. Bachelor of Science in Health Science. Students who complete at least 90 credit hours* of coursework in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (to include general education requirements, work toward any major offered in the College, and the admissions requirements for one of the Mercer University health-related professional programs) are eligible to earn this degree following the successful completion of one year of full-time, graduate-level course work in one of the following Mercer University programs:
*92 credit hours for the College of Health Professions Doctor of Psychology Program
the College of Pharmacy Doctor of Pharmacy program
the College of Health Professions Master of Medical Science program (Physician Assistant)
the College of Health Professions Doctor of Physical Therapy program
the College of Health Professions Master of Athletic Training program
the College of Health Professions Doctor of Psychology program
Students who have been awarded a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree are not eligible for the BSHS degree.