General Studies BGS

The Bachelor of General Studies provides maximum flexibility for students who wish to create an individualized path to a bachelor's degree utilizing previous coursework from diverse disciplines.  Students must complete at least 24 semester hours of upper-level coursework coupled with 12 semester hours of Applied Major courses.  Up to 84 semester hours (including WCEM and military credits) can be accepted.  The remaining coursework may be completed online in traditional 16-week semesters.

All BGS required courses in the major must be completed with a grade of C or higher.

Core Curriculum Courses
See the Core Curriculum Requirements42
Applied Major Courses
BGS 401Pathways, Purpose, Exploration and Career3
BGS 402Innovative Design for Problem Solving3
BGS 404Leveraging Diversity in Design and Leadership3
BGS 405Capstone: Designing Your Future As An Innovative Leader3
Department approved advanced electives *24
Electives42
Total Hours120
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Department approved advanced electives (24 sh) must be 300-400 level courses completed at the college level (24 sh)

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All required courses in the major must be completed with a grade of C or higher.

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

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