All BU undergraduates, regardless of school or major, fulfill requirements in the BU Hub, the university-wide general education program, en route to graduation. Linguistics majors, minors, and joint majors enjoy an efficient route through the Hub that completes many Hub units with courses that would be taken for the major/minor already.

For an overview of the Hub units that are (and are not) fulfilled by the Linguistics major, the Linguistics minor, and joint majors with Linguistics, please see the following document:

Across the university, the array of courses that fulfill Hub units is constantly evolving. The most up-to-date list of Hub requirements and Hub courses can be viewed on the BU Hub website: