General Studies B.G.S.

The Bachelor of General Studies (BGS) is a degree available through the College of Innovation and Design at Texas A&M University-Commerce. The degree provides maximum flexibility for students who wish to delve deeper into any course of study  rather than pursue one of the established majors at A&M-Commerce. Student must complete at least 12 semester hours of coursework from two different academic college and general education requirements.  Up to 85 semester hours (including WCEM and military credits) can be accepted.  The remaining coursework may be completed online in traditional 16-week semesters.

Core Curriculum Courses
See the Core Curriculum Requirements42
Required courses in the major
BGS 401Globalization3
BGS 402Research Methods3
BGS 404Organizational Dynamics and Diversity3
BGS 405Sustainability in Contemporary Enterprise3
Advisor Approved Electives 42
Department approved advanced electives *24
Total Hours120

All BGS courses must be completed with the grade of “C” or higher.