For general university requirements, see Graduation Requirements. Students pursuing the BA degree with a major in Eurpean Studies must complete:
The courses listed below satisfy the requirements for this major. In certain instances, courses not on this official list may be substituted upon approval of the majorâ€™s academic advisor, or where applicable, the department's Director of Undergraduate Studies. (Course substitutions must be formally applied and entered into Degree Works by the major's Official Certifier.) Students and their academic advisors should identify and clearly document the courses to be taken.
|Degree / Major Requirements||Total Credit Hours|
|Major in European Studies||30|
|BA Degree with a Major in European Studies||120|
|Coure Requirement||Credit Hours|
|Select 7 additional courses from course offerings (see below for course list)||21|
|EURO 401 *||3|
|Total Credit Hours Required for the Major in European Studies||30|
|Additional Credit Hours to Complete BA Degree Requirements||30|
|University Graduation Requirements *||60|
|Total Credit Hours||120|
* Includes coursework completed as distribution credit, FWIS, LPAP, upper-level, residency (hours taken at Rice), 60 hours outside of the major (if applicable), and any additional academic program requirements. The "hours outside of the major" requirements may include all of the above university requirements.
*A minimum of 6 courses (18 credit hours), including the Core Requirements (EURO 101 and EURO 102) and the Capstone Requirement (EURO 401), must be taken at Rice.
Students must complete a total of 7 courses (21 credit hours), of which 5 courses (15 credit hours) must be at the 300-level or above. Student must take 3 elective courses (9 credit hours) from Elective Group A. Students must take 4 elective courses (12 credit hours) from Elective Group B. Within Elective Group B, a maximum of 2 courses (6 credit hours) can come from any one subject code.