Home >> Academics >> Academics and Degrees
Academics and Degrees
The College offers two degrees, the Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Science. The Bachelor of Arts is awarded to students whose major field is Criminal Justice, English, French, History, Interdisciplinary Studies, Mass Communication, Music, Religion, or Sociology.
The Bachelor of Science is awarded to students whose major field is Biology, Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physical Education, Physics, or Engineering*.
* As a dual degree program with Tennessee State University, Engineering majors receive a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Lane College and a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Tennessee State University.
MAJOR FIELD OF CONCENTRATION
All students working toward a degree are required to designate a major field on concentration and complete the prescribed courses set forth by the particular area. A minimum grade of "C" must be made in each course which is counted toward the major. This requirement includes elective courses as well as required courses. Students should decide as early as possible the major area they intend to pursue, since each area has specific requirements.
The various major and minor areas within the College are grouped into the following Divisions:
Business and Social and Behavioral Science
Liberal Studies and Education
|Mass Communication||Mass Communication|
|Physical Education||Physical Education|
Natural and Physical Sciences
SUMMARY OF MAJOR REQUIREMENTS
|Majors||Major Hours||General Education Core||General Elective Hours||TOTAL|