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    Jun 17, 2024  
2024-2025 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

General Studies, BGS

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The General Studies degree program offers an interdisciplinary curriculum to establish a core of knowledge which can lead to many different careers or lay the groundwork for further studies and specialization, while providing students with strong communication and critical thinking skills. The program is also a great opportunity for students who have already earned substantial college credits prior to enrolling in the program, as it can prepare students for a career change or advancement into graduate education. The program is designed for students interested in combining coursework in two or more disciplines within General Studies subject areas to create an interdisciplinary degree.

Elective Credit Hours 45
Concentration I 21
Concentration II 21

Note: A minimum of fifteen semester credit hours of the 87 credit hours in the two concentrations and elective credit hours must come from 3000 or 4000 level courses.

A concentration is a group of courses that generally are from the same discipline, for example, a Psychology concentration or a Marketing concentration. Concentrations must be approved at the time of enrollment in this program.

Communication or Literature

Select one Communication or Literature course from the Following:


Select one Mathematics course from the Following:

Degree Capstone Requirements - 3 Hours

Semester Hours Required for Graduation - 120

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