Bachelor of General Studies Program

All applicants must meet the general undergraduate admission requirements.

Total Semester Credit Hours Required

Total all semester credit hours for degree: 120

Texas Core Curriculum

ENG 1013Composition I3
ENG 1023Composition II3
Mathematics3
Life & Physical Sciences6
Language, Philosophy, & Culture3
Creative Arts3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
GOV 2023Texas Government3
Social & Behavioral Sciences3
CAO: Women's Studies3
CAO: First Year Seminar, Wellness or Mathematics3
Total SCHs42

Concentration area courses must be 3000-4000 level
Grade of C or better required in all concentration area courses

Major/Emphasis

Total semester credit hours for major courses: 36 semester credit hours divided between 2 or 3 concentration areas.

First Year
FallTCCNSCHs
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
Creative Arts Core3
Component Area Option Core3
General Studies Elective 3
 SCHs 15
SpringTCCN
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
Life/Physical Science Core3
Component Area Option Core3
General Studies Elective3
 SCHs 15
Second Year
FallTCCN
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core3
Social/Behavioral Science Core3
Global Perspective or Elective3
Elective3
 SCHs 15
SpringTCCN
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
Life/Physical Science Core3
Mathematics Core3
Elective3
Elective 3
 SCHs 15
Third Year
FallTCCN
Concentration Area One3
Concentration Area One3
Concentration Area Two3
Concentration Area Two3
Concentration Area Three or Elective3
 SCHs 15
SpringTCCN
Concentration Area One3
Concentration Area One3
Concentration Area Two3
Concentration Area Two3
Concentration Area Three or Electives3
 SCHs 15
Fourth Year
FallTCCN
Concentration Area One or Elective3
Concentration Area One or Elective3
Concentration Area Two or Elective3
Concentration Area Two or Elective3
Concentration Area Three or Elective3
 SCHs 15
SpringTCCN
Concentration Area 3 or Elective3
Elective3
Elective3
Elective3
Elective3
 SCHs 15
 Total SCHs:  120

 (GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.