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Bachelor of General Studies

Program Details

Dakota State University offers an online Bachelor in General Studies degree. The program is designed for students who are still undecided about their future career path, and allows them to explore diverse disciplines for options.


  • If you haven't completed high school, you must:
    • Complete the GED High School Equivalency Certificate
  • If you have completed high school, you must:
    • Have an ACT score composite score of 18 or above, or get a subscore on the SAT Reasoning Test Math and Critical Reading of 870 or above
    • Earn a cumulative GPA of 2.6 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent)
    • Rank in the upper 60% of your high school graduating class

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission