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The National Hispanic University (NHU) is committed to providing the information you need to make an informed decision about where you pursue your education. Please find below detailed information for the Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies relating to program costs, types of occupations this program may lead to, completion rate, and median loan debt of students who have graduated from this program.

Occupations—This program generally prepares students to enter the types of occupations listed below, depending upon the concentration chosen. For more information on these specific occupations, visit www.onetonline.org. In addition to this list, there are other career options that graduates of this program may choose to pursue.

Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies-General
Occupation Name*
Occupation Code*
Political scientists 19-3094
Social scientists and related workers, all other 19-3099
Social and Human Service Assistants 21-1093
Community and social service specialists, all other 21-1099
Education, Training and Library workers, all others 25-9099
Interpreters and Translators 27-3091
Private detectives and investigators 33-9021
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 33-3051
*The "occupation name" is a general job title. "Occupation code" refers to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Standard Occupation Classification.

Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies-Credential
Occupation Name*
Occupation Code*
Teachers and Instructors, Miscellaneous 25-3090
*The "occupation name" is a general job title. "Occupation code" refers to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Standard Occupation Classification.

Program Completion—The total program completion rate is the percentage of students who graduated between July 1, 2011, and June 30, 2012, who completed this program in the normal completion time. The program completion time may vary depending on transfer of credit and the pace at which a student chooses to complete the program. Frequently, students at NHU choose to attend on a part-time basis and as a result, their completion times may vary substantially.

On-time completion rate:

Program Costs—The total program costs are the estimated average costs over the duration of the program, excluding any scholarship or tuition reductions, for students completing the program on time. These costs can vary based on the number of units. Typically, tuition and fees are subject to change annually.

Tuition and Fees
Books and Supplies
Room and Board
Not applicable
View cost per unit in the Tuition and Fees section.
Median Loan Debt*- The following is the median amount borrowed by all students who completed the program between July 1, 2011, and June 30, 2012. The amount borrowed may include tuition as well as non-institutional costs such as estimated living expenses.
Title IV Program Loans
Private Education Loans
Institutional Financial Plan
*Median Loan Debt reflects the amount borrowed only after NHU’s change of ownership occurred on April 15, 2010.