A Concentration is required of all Liberal Studies majors. It includes the in-depth study of an approved subject. The approved concentrations include:

  • Anthropology
  • Applied Philosophy
  • Art
  • Bilingual/Cross Cultural: South East Asian
  • Bilingual/cross Cultural: Spanish
  • Biological Sciences
  • Child Development
  • Civics
  • Communication Studies
  • Earth Sciences
  • Economics
  • English
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Exceptional Children & Youth
  • Geography
  • History
  • Kinesiology
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Natural Sciences
  • Physics/Physical Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)
  • Theatre 

For concentration course listing, please see Concentrations in the Academic Catalog

Concentration Advisors List

How Do I Declare a Concentration?

  • You can declare a concentration using the STANPlanner tool in mycsustan (first time only). To change your concentration complete the "Declaration or Change of Degree Objective" form. The form is available in the Liberal Studies Department and online at 
  • Submit your completed form to the Liberal Studies Department for the necessary signatures and processing.