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Bachelor of General Studies

This degree is designed by the student and advisor and integrates coursework from across the curriculum. It is designed for the student who desires a liberal arts and sciences bachelor's degree from Columbia College but for whom there is not an appropriate major. Students can build the Bachelor of General Studies degree around minors.

Degree Requirements

A. General Education Requirements 38-41 sem. hrs
B. Multicultural Requirement 3 sem. hrs
C. Ethics Course Requirement 3 sem. hrs
PHIL 330View Syllabus Ethics or 3 hrs
Ethics course specific to the minor being pursued.
D. Electives 76-79 sem. hrs
120 sem. hrs


The Bachelor of General Studies degree is available at the following locations:

Main Campus, Day Program
Main Campus, Evening Program
Guantanamo Bay, AE
Redstone Arsenal, AL
San Diego, CA
Lemoore, CA
San Luis Obispo, CA
Coast Guard Island, CA
Los Alamitos, CA
Denver, CO
Orlando, FL
NAS Jacksonville, FL
Patrick Air Force Base, FL
Jacksonville, FL
Fort Stewart, GA
Hunter Army Airfield, GA
Lake County/Great Lakes, IL
Crystal Lake, IL
Freeport, IL
Elgin, IL
Jefferson City, MO
Springfield, MO
Moberly, MO
Fort Leonard Wood, MO
St. Louis, MO
Kansas City, MO
Lake of the Ozarks, MO
Rolla, MO
Fort Drum, NY
Hancock Field, NY
Fort Sill, OK
NWS Charleston, SC
Fort Worth, TX
Mesquite, TX
Salt Lake, UT
NS Everett - Marysville, WA
Whidbey Island, WA


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