Bachelor of Science in General Studies
Arkansas State University

Program Details

The BS in General Studies offered by Arkansas State University can be earned completely online.  In fact, this program is designed for working professionals to squeeze in their bachelor’s degree between outside obligations.  If you have prior college-level coursework, or not, you can be assured that this degree will give you the flexibility you need.  Classes involve communication, social science, life science, math requirements for a well-rounded education.  Other classes can be tailored to your professional goals and interests.  What’s more, is that A-State Online offers several start dates throughout the year, so you can start your degree when you’re ready.


As a new freshman:

  • High school diploma with 2.75 GPA or GED score of 525
  • Official test scores from SAT or ACT

As a transfer:

  • SAT/ACT scores with less than 24 credit hours of college work
  • Cumulative 2.0 GPA min. on previous college coursework

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission