Jun 28, 2022  
2021-2022 Academic Catalog v2 
2021-2022 Academic Catalog v2

General Studies, B.A.

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate both breadth and depth of knowledge within their chosen concentration or specializations
  2. Understand the importance of ethical behavior and good citizenship
  3. Establish competency within the foundations of university study: communication, quantitative reasoning, technological literacy, and critical thinking.

Required Courses

General Education Core

Total Credits Required: 39-40

Approved Electives: 81 Credits

  • Must include a minimum of 24 upper-level (3000-4000 level) credit hours.


  • A single area of emphasis (must be approved by the department in which the courses are taken): 36 credits


  • Two areas of emphasis of 18 credits each (must be approved by the departments in which the courses are taken): 36 credits

Preparatory Core 1

Total Credits Required: 120-121